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MBA Trends: Post-MBA Salaries Up, Strong Satisfaction

By - Jul 9, 11:16 AM   Comments [0]

The results of GMAC’s Global Management Education Graduate Survey are in, and they show a positive picture for new grads. Some highlights: • 59% of job-seeking new business grads had a job offer before graduation. • 89% of new grads would rate their business degree good or outstanding,...

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Chicago Booth Fall 2016 MBA Application Deadlines

By - Jul 9, 11:13 AM   Comments [0]

The Chicago Booth School of Business has announced the following MBA application deadlines for the 2015-2016 admissions season. Round 1 Application due: September 17, 2015 Decision released: December 10, 2015 Round 2 Application due: January 5, 2016 Decision released: March 24, 2016 Round 3 Application due: April 5, 2016 Decision released: May 19, 2016 Your...

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Chicago Booth Debuts Bold New MBA Essay Format

By - Jul 9, 10:54 AM   Comments [0]

The Chicago Booth School of Business is breaking ground with its Fall 2016 MBA essay prompt, which asks applicants to choose one of 16 photos depicting various aspects of Booth student life, and to write “How it resonates with your own viewpoint on why the...

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Emory Goizueta 2016 MBA Essay Tips & Deadlines

By - Jul 9, 10:19 AM   Comments [0]

Taken together, these essay questions cover a lot of ground: your professional path and plans, your alignment with the program’s core values, and who you are as a person.  Moreover, this vast ground is covered in few words – these essays are short, requiring tough...

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Retooling Your Resume for MBA Applications

By - Jul 9, 10:19 AM   Comments [0]

If updating your resume for your MBA applications is one of the last items on your application checklist, it’s time to reorder your priorities! The resume’s significance in the MBA admissions process cannot be overstated, and, with fewer essays, the resume’s importance is only growing....

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MBA News: Inside Top-Ranked MBA Admissions

By - Jul 9, 07:41 AM   Comments [0]

Duke Fuqua’s MBA admissions gatekeeper tells all. When should you start networking for business school? Will the GMAT hit Havana? What really goes on behind the scenes of MBA admissions at a top-ranked school like Duke Fuqua? Keep reading to find out. Networking early and often It’s never...

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New GMAT Changes and What They Mean For MBA Applicants

By - Jul 9, 03:00 AM   Comments [0]

EXPARTUS MBA Admissions Consulting%%www.expartus.com%% Are you planning to take – or to retake – the GMAT? Keeping informed of changes in the test’s format, policy, and structure will help you choose the right GMAT study plan for your goals, and help you get the best GMAT score...

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GMAT Question of the Day (July 9)

By - Jul 9, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math If a choir consists of 5 boys and 6 girls, in how many ways can the singers be arranged in a row, so that all the boys are together? Do not differentiate between arrangements that are obtained by swapping two boys or two girls. A. 120 B....

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How To Think Like A Dean Of Admissions

By - Jul 8, 12:20 PM   Comments [0]

If you could pick one person to provide insight into graduate admissions, who would it be? A dean of admissions, of course! Applicants, rejoice! The guest on this week’s show is a former dean of graduate admissions who has reviewed and signed off on over 45,000...

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Kellogg School Posts Fall 2016 Deadlines, Essay Questions

By - Jul 8, 11:10 AM   Comments [0]

The Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University has announced the application deadlines and essay topics for the 2015-2016 admissions season. Deadlines Round 1 Application due: September 22, 2015 Decision released: December 16, 2015 Round 2 Application due: January 6, 2016 Decision released: March 23, 2016 Round 3 Application due: April 6, 2016 Decision released:...

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