Yale SOM to Cap Full-Time MBA Class Size

By - Sep 1, 12:22 PM   Comments [0]

In an effort to preserve its unique and close-knit culture, the Yale School of Management has announced it will put the brakes on the ballooning admissions increases it has seen over the past six years and cap the class at around 340 students. According to the Yale News, the...

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A Georgetown McDonough MBA Student with a Passion for Public Policy

By - Sep 1, 07:00 AM   Comments [0]

This interview is the latest in an Accepted blog series featuring interviews with MBA students, offering readers a behind-the-scenes look at top MBA programs. And now for a chat with Saat Alety.... Accepted: We'd like to get to know you! Where are you from? Where and what did you...

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5 Famous People Who Should Teach An MBA Class

By - Sep 1, 05:30 AM   Comments [0]

The MBA world has been buzzing for the past few weeks about a new adjunct professor at Stanford GSB. None other than the inventor of “smizing”, Ms. Tyra Banks. We at Admissionado haven’t seen her show up in any “What Matters Most Essays” in the past...

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The Oxford Said MBA 2016-2017 Essay Tips and Application Deadlines

By - Sep 1, 05:00 AM   Comments [0]

EXPARTUS MBA Admissions Saïd Business School at the University of Oxford attracts global MBA applicants eager to study at a top school nestled in the bucolic English countryside. MBA applicants can choose from six 2016-2017 MBA application deadlines, called stages: – Stage 1: September 9 – Stage...

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When to Punt to Round 2

By - Sep 1, 00:53 AM   Comments [0]

  HBS is due in less a week.Kellogg, Stanford, Booth and LBS - just two weeks later. This is the time of year when many applicants realize that the crazy project from work, your wedding planning, or whatever else has been a major time commitment has left...

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Stanford Graduate School of Business Class of 2017 Profile

By - Aug 31, 15:32 PM   Comments [0]

Who will be graduating next year from Stanford GSB? Let’s take a look at the class of 2017 (from the Stanford website)… • Applications received: 7,899 • Students matriculated: 407 • Women: 40% • International: 40% • U.S. minorities: 19% • Average GMAT score: 733 • Range of GMAT score: 570-800 • TOEFL:...

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Get Accepted To Wharton Webinar Recording Available!

By - Aug 31, 15:00 PM   Comments [0]

Wharton hopefuls – this one’s for you! Our recent webinar, Get Accepted to Wharton, is now available for viewing on our website. Who is the webinar for? Get Accepted to Wharton is geared towards all Wharton applicants – U.S. applicants, international applicants, reapplicants, young applicants, older applicants…anyone with their...

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Duke Fuqua 2016-17 MBA Essay Tips & Deadlines

By - Aug 31, 14:32 PM   Comments [0]

Leadership, teamwork, ethics, and a global approach to business are essential elements of the Duke Fuqua MBA, which is why you’ll need to make sure you express your passion for these ideals in your application essays. Impress the Fuqua adcom by positioning yourself as an innovative leader and...

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Wharton Announces Application Fee Waiver for Military Veterans

By - Aug 31, 07:21 AM   Comments [0]

Starting this admissions season, military veterans applying to the University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School will not have to pay an application fee. In an announcement recently posted to the Wharton MBA admissions blog, Maryellen Reilly Lamb, Deputy Vice Dean of MBA Admissions, Financial Aid and Career Management, explained...

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Kobe Bryant VC Fund Invests in Ross Alums’ Startup

By - Aug 31, 05:33 AM   Comments [0]

EXPARTUS MBA Admissions Basketball legend Kobe Bryant and former CEO Jeff Stibel might seem like an unlikely pair. But the two have just announced that they’re joining forces to launch Bryant Stibel, a $100 million venture capital fund based in Los Angeles. With the announcement,...

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