Michigan Ross 2014 MBA Essay Tips

By - Jun 26, 09:20 AM   Comments [0]

Essays 1. Introduce yourself to your future Ross classmates in 100 words or less. What’s your elevator pitch? What do you want them to know first about you? That’s not what do you think they want to read, but what do you want your classmates (and yes...

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NYU Stern MBA Essay Tips

By - Jun 26, 05:55 AM   Comments [0]

As the NYU Stern MBA website states, “we seek students with strong intellectual ability and superior interpersonal skills (IQ + EQ)” The individual components of your application will be academic ability, professional achievements and career aspirations, and personal characteristics. While your academics will be evaluated...

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Wharton New Essay Questions

By - Jun 26, 02:22 AM   Comments [0]

Wharton announced their new essay questions for the MBA program that starts in 2014: REQUIRED ESSAY QUESTIONS: 1. What do you aspire to achieve, personally and professionally, through the Wharton MBA? (500 words) 2. Academic engagement is an important element of the Wharton MBA experience. How do you...

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MBA Admissions: Chicago Booth & Finance

By - Jun 25, 12:56 PM   Comments [0]

A quick glance at University of Chicago’s Booth School of Business: Booth currently ranks in sixth place as one of the best business schools, according to US News & World Report (March 2013). It was ranked #2 for finance. Chicago Booth Class of 2013 and Finance 4031...

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UMD Smith School Launches Online MBA Program

By - Jun 25, 11:54 AM   Comments [0]

Beginning in January 2014, the University of Maryland's Robert H. Smith School of Business will offer a flexible online MBA program that allows students to earn their degree with minimal on-campus requirements. Courses offered through the online program format are taught by the same faculty...

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UV Darden MBA Program Announces Single Essay Prompt

By - Jun 25, 05:54 AM   Comments [0]

Will abbreviated MBA application essays officially become a trend (see HBS)? The University of Virginia's Darden School of Business, which required just one essay prompt in last year's application, will again pose a single essay question for the 2013-2014 admissions cycle. Here it is: Share your thought...

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Yale SOM 2014 Deadlines

By - Jun 24, 13:16 PM   Comments [0]

Yale SOM applicants, it's time to put the pedal to the metal. You've got three months till the round one deadline, and those essays have to be exceptional. Application Due Admissions Decisions Round 1 Sept. 25, 2013 Dec. 9, 2013 Round 2 Jan. 9, 2014 Apr. 4, 2013 Round 3 Apr. 24,...

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The 5 Best Strategies to Get off the Waitlist

By - Jun 24, 10:02 AM   Comments [0]

Today’s post comes from Manhattan Review UK, a well-known provider of MBA Admissions Consulting for Top Business Schools. Being waitlisted for an opportunity, whether it’s a spot in a college program or a fellowship, is a mixed experience: you’re probably exhilarated to have made it that...

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Columbia Business School MBA Application Essay Tips 2013

By - Jun 24, 08:53 AM   Comments [0]

Columbia Business School has posted the essay questions for this fall’s application. Columbia has updated several questions with an increased focus on New York City as a defining feature. As usual, Columbia is highly concerned about fit and your knowledge of the program. Before you...

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Cornell Johnson 2013-2014 Application Deadlines

By - Jun 23, 15:30 PM   Comments [0]

The Johnson School at Cornell University has announced the following application deadlines for both the two-year and accelerated MBA programs. Also, in a recent update to the admission's blog, Christine Sneva shares that Johnson will be changing the essay portion this year by requiring applicants to submit a candidate...

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