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GMAT Question of the Day (June 5)

By - Jun 5, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math A corporation with 5,000,000 shares of publicly traded stock reported total earnings of $7.20 per share for the first 9 months of operation. If during the final quarter, the number of publicly listed shares was increased to 10,000,000, and fourth quarter earnings were reported at...

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Speed Matters: The “Math Approach” vs. The “Strategy Approach”

By - Jun 5, 00:08 AM   Comments [0]

GMAT questions can often be solved with more than one approach – this is great news for Test Takers since having more than one option means that you’re less likely to get ‘stuck’ on a given prompt. Taking this idea one step further, if YOU...

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Is My GPA High Enough?

By - Jun 4, 12:39 PM   Comments [0]

Is My GPA High Enough? “I’m really concerned about my poor college performance. Is my GPA too low to gain admission to a top MBA program?” This is one of the most frequent questions we at MBA Admit.com hear from aspiring MBA applicants. There is no one-size-fits-all...

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Top Ranked Part-Time MBAs

By - Jun 4, 12:36 PM   Comments [0]

The U.S. News has released its list of the top-ranked part time MBA programs. Here are the top 10: 1. UC Berkeley (Haas) 2. U Chicago (Booth) 3. Northwestern (Kellogg) 4. NYU (Stern) 5. UCLA (Anderson) 6. U Michigan (Ross) 7 (tie). Carnegie Mellon (Tepper) 7 (tie). U Texas- Austin (McCombs) 9. Ohio State (Fisher) 10 (tie). U Minnesota- Twin Cities (Carlson) 10 (tie). USC (Marshall) For...

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Redirecting Attention Away from a Less-than-Ideal GPA

By - Jun 4, 12:34 PM   Comments [0]

Strategies for Redirecting Attention Away from a Less-than-Ideal GPA There are many strategies that can be effective for redirecting attention away from a less-than-ideal GPA to successes and achievements that can potentially persuade a business school admissions committee to grant admission to you. Essays are...

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MBA Letters Of Recommendation

By - Jun 4, 12:32 PM   Comments [0]

Selecting your recommenders takes a strategy. I like to begin with the basics: Who, When, What, Where, and How. I also like to suggest that you waive your right to access it. The waiver makes the recommendation more credible to the admissions committee. Who: Who are the...

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Specific Factors to Help Override a Less-than-Ideal GPA

By - Jun 4, 11:57 AM   Comments [0]

Specific Factors to Help Override a Less-than-Ideal GPA There are some broad factors that the admissions committee will take into account as reasons that can justify a lower-than-ideal GPA (and hence the admissions committee might not be looking at your lower-than-ideal GPA as a problem at...

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How Important is My GPA 4 Years After College?

By - Jun 4, 11:53 AM   Comments [0]

How Important is My GPA 4 Years After College? Some business school applicants simply never “gained their footing” in their undergraduate years. Perhaps moving far from home to attend college was difficult for them and they did not achieve high grades. Perhaps they chose...

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How to Convert a Foreign GPA

By - Jun 4, 11:46 AM   Comments [0]

How to Convert a Foreign GPA At MBA Admit.com, we work with many MBA candidates who attained their undergraduate or graduate degrees from universities outside of the United States. A very common concern among such candidates is how they should convert their GPAs, if their...

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UT McCombs 2015-2016 MBA Application Essays

By - Jun 4, 10:45 AM   Comments [0]

The University of Texas at Austin McCombs School of Business has announced the updated MBA essay questions for the 2015-2016 admissions cycle. The two required prompts and one optional one are: Essay One: At The University of Texas at Austin, what starts here changes the world. ...

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