Applications

Spotlight On You MBA Admissions Q&A Available Online

By - Dec 31, 13:54 PM   Comments [0]

Thank you to everyone who participated in our recent Spotlight On You MBA Q&A, an open forum during which Linda touched on a wide range of topics. Here are some snippets from Linda’s responses that we thought you’d enjoy. 1-Year Programs vs. 2-Year Programs “In general, for...

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Apply Now for International ISB Scholarships for Non-Indians

By - Dec 31, 13:48 PM   Comments [0]

The Indian School of Business, one of the top-ranked international one-year business programs in the world, is giving away scholarships worth $300,000 for non-Indians. The deadline for scholarship applications is Tuesday, January 15, 2013. For more details email intladmission@isb.edu or call +9140 23187484. For more information on...

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Interview Tips from Kenan-Flagler Business School

By - Dec 31, 10:59 AM   Comments [0]

UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School recently wrapped up its three-part series of admissions tips with a post focusing on how to ready yourself before, during, and after the interview. Below, we'll summarize the main points laid out by admissions team member Kelly Lynch. While her  advice is...

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Round 2 MBA Advice From Chicago Booth and Yale SOM

By - Dec 31, 10:56 AM   Comments [0]

For most people, the weeks before and after the new year are a time of merriment and a full calendar of socializing with family and friends. However, for Round 2 MBA applicants, this is likely "crunch time" as deadlines in early January loom. Bruce DelMonico, assistant...

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Demonstrate Leadership in Your MBA Application

By - Dec 31, 10:52 AM   Comments [0]

When faced with any iteration of the leadership question on MBA essays, many business school applicants freak out because they think they have to come up with an example that is their greatest life or professional achievement. In reality, it's not about grand gestures or...

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Stacy Blackman’s Year-End Wrap Up

By - Dec 31, 10:13 AM   Comments [0]

Can you believe 2012 is almost over? With the New Year upon us, I'd like to take a moment to reflect on the most popular and useful posts we've covered throughout the past year. Some originally appeared on my U.S. News MBA Admissions blog, while...

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Applicant-Initiated Interviews at Tuck School of Business

By - Dec 31, 10:08 AM   Comments [0]

Did you know that Dartmouth's Tuck School of Business offers applicants the chance to initiate an interview with admissions? Unlike it's peer schools, which typically maintain an invitation-only policy, Tuck's Open Interview Policy means that any applicant who wants to visit the school and interview...

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A Six-Item Checklist before Hitting “Submit”

By - Dec 30, 14:14 PM   Comments [0]

You’re eager to click “Submit” after spending so much time working on your college application…but WAIT! Don’t hit “submit” before going over your application one last time and making sure each of the following six items are checked off your to-do list: 1. Your application presents...

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Forté’s MBALaunch Deadline Just Days Away!

By - Dec 27, 14:06 PM   Comments [0]

2014 Women MBA applicants in/near Chicago, D.C., and New York, listen up: You have through Monday, December 31st to submit your 2013 Forté MBALaunch for Women applications and be entered into the GMAT voucher raffle (a $250 value). The Forté MBALaunch for Women is a 10-month...

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How to Manage Word Limits and Deadlines

By - Dec 26, 15:21 PM   Comments [0]

Dealing with Application Deadlines: Set yourself a schedule and work backwards from your deadlines. Allow time for the holidays, sleep, exercise, and of course work. Focus first on the applications with the earliest deadlines. Work on applications one at a time. Adapt essays from your first application, when...

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