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2018 Harvard Business School Class Profile

By - Aug 15, 09:37 AM   Comments [0]

Let’s take a look at who makes up Harvard’s class of 2018 (from the HBS website)… • Applications received: 9,759 • Students enrolled: 942 • Percent admitted: 11% • Women: 43% • U.S. minorities: 26% • Countries represented: 69 • International students: 35% • Median GMAT score: 730 • Middle 80% GMAT score: 690-760 •...

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August ‘To Do’ List for MBA Applicants

By - Aug 15, 09:14 AM   Comments [0]

The summer may be winding down, but MBA admissions season is just ramping up. By August, all of the top MBA programs have announced their deadlines and essay questions, and applicants should have a solid set of schools they plan to target. If you’re ready to start...

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A Wharton Student With a Rock-and-Roll Approach

By - Aug 15, 08:32 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 Allie Miller member of Wharton MBA Class of 2017... Accepted: We'd like to get to know...

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Pokémon Go to Graduate School?

By - Aug 15, 07:06 AM   Comments [0]

Whether you’ve been a Pokémon devotee since childhood and downloaded Pokémon Go the very first day, or whether you wouldn’t know a Jigglypuff from a Charmander from your housecat, it’s hard to miss the fact that Pokémon Go is a phenomenon. What does it have to...

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GMAT Question of the Day (August 15)

By - Aug 15, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math If , , and are positive integers, how many different ordered sets are possible such that ? A. 3 B. 4 C. 5 D. 6 E. 8   Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - D - (click and drag your mouse to...

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And You Thought You Already Loved Our Blog…

By - Aug 14, 14:28 PM   Comments [0]

Well now that you see our brand new look, you can see what true love is really all about! New Blog Day has arrived and we want to know…what do you think?? We’ve worked to make everything clearer and more organized, which in turn will give you...

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Get Accepted to Stanford Graduate School of Business – Webinar On-Demand!

By - Aug 14, 13:28 PM   Comments [0]

At our recent webinar on how to get accepted to Stanford Graduate School of Business, Accepted’s founder and CEO, Linda Abraham shared critical advice on how to create a successful Stanford application. In case you missed it – or if you want to review –...

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Too Old for an MBA? Check Out 3 Outstanding MBA and EMBA Alternatives [Episode 166]

By - Aug 14, 13:19 PM   Comments [0]

Today we’re discussing a unique MBA option for mid-career professionals – an option to study in a full-time, immersive program with other professionals at the same level. Joining us today are: Stephen Sacca, Director, MIT Sloan Fellows Program; Silvia McCalliser-Castillo, Director, London Business School EMBA-Global and...

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Deadlines are Weeks Away, Acceptance Rates are Low…But Now is Not the Time to Freak-Out!

By - Aug 12, 09:13 AM   Comments [0]

“If I only had a dollar for every time you pulled me back from the ledge!” A current client of mine sent me that email the other night while worrying about his GPA and GMAT quant score, both of which are fine.  I get it -...

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Take Our Study Habits Quiz: How Do You Hit the Books?

By - Aug 12, 09:07 AM   Comments [0]

Are you a traditional study junkie, or more of a gambler? When it comes to how people study, everyone is different. Maybe you’re firmly attached to your strict routine of reviewing exactly two chapters per week per course with your phone turned off, your blinds drawn, your...

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