MBA

Stacy Blackman’s Words of Wisdom Campaign Heats Up

By - Jan 22, 11:04 AM   Comments [0]

We’re wrapping up the third week of the Words of Wisdom (WOW) campaign on our social media streams, and the online response has been nothing short of incredible! Have you checked it out yet?  The goal is to motivate potential MBA candidates with inspirational quotes...

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The Number One Mistake MBA Applicants Make

By - Jan 22, 05:05 AM   Comments [0]

EXPARTUS MBA Admissions Consulting%%www.expartus.com%% Every stage of the MBA application process is full of potential pitfalls to be aware of, but there’s one one big mistake applicants often make that can derail your plans to attend business school altogether: not casting a wide-enough net when choosing...

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4 Things Wharton Looks For in MBA Applicants

By - Jan 21, 11:46 AM   Comments [0]

Do you wonder just exactly what the top business schools look for when deciding whom to admit to their MBA programs? Well, after more than 15 years of helping our clients receive highly coveted admissions letters to the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania,...

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5 A’s for Your Low GPA [Episode 137]

By - Jan 21, 03:09 AM   Comments [0]

Not proud of your undergrad GPA? Concerned it will hamper your chances of graduate acceptance?  Get ready to find out what to do about it. The 5 A's for your low GPA: 1. Assess your GPA (2:40) Is it really low? I define a low GPA as one that...

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Open Letter to 2017 MBA Applicants

By - Jan 21, 02:50 AM   Comments [0]

To: All 2017 MBA Applicants From: Linda Abraham It’s time for my annual memo/harangue/plea/rant. If you are planning to apply Round 1 but have not yet thought about why you want an MBA, taken the GMAT/GRE, researched schools, or evaluated your qualifications, please please please keep reading. And...

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Should You Apply to B-School Round 3 or Next Year?

By - Jan 21, 02:04 AM   Comments [0]

The answer, as is often the case in MBA admissions, is…it depends. You didn’t think we’d give you a clear cut yes or no answer did you?  FACT: The chances of gaining acceptance decrease as the rounds progress. This means that acceptance rates during R3 are generally lower...

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Quick FAFSA Facts

By - Jan 20, 12:04 PM   Comments [0]

It’s January. The holidays are over, people are working on (or already breaking) their new year’s resolutions… and it’s time to file the FAFSA. Here are a few must-know facts and tips: • The FAFSA is the first step towards qualifying for federal and state financial...

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International Student Loans with Community-Based Financing

By - Jan 20, 10:50 AM   Comments [0]

Prodigy Finance is the leader in borderless student loans for international postgraduate students. Through our community platform, we offer financing to thousands of MBA and other Masters degree hopefuls, enabling them to attend the world’s top business schools and universities. Traditional banks are reluctant to lend...

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PepsiCo Chairman, CEO Endows Deanship at Yale SOM

By - Jan 20, 06:39 AM   Comments [0]

The Yale School of Management is on a hot streak of late: Dean Edward Snyder was named Dean of the Year by Poets and Quants and has been reappointed to a second term; full-time MBA application volume is up; and post-graduation salaries rival peer schools...

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How Your MBA Recommenders Can Mess Up Your Application

By - Jan 20, 05:00 AM   Comments [0]

EXPARTUS MBA Admissions Consulting%%www.expartus.com%% You’ve found the perfect recommenders and they’ve agreed to submit your letters by the deadline. So your work is done, right? Not quite! There’s plenty that can go wrong with your letters of recommendation even after you think you’ve got everything lined up,...

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