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MBA Admissions Decisions: Should You Go Full-Time Or Part-Time?

By - Jul 27, 01:05 AM   Comments [0]

When I was applying to b-school, I contemplated part-time vs. full-time, and one of my best friends, Colleen, had to make the same decision at the same time. Ultimately, I decided to attend the full-time program at the University of Michigan. Colleen decided to attend a...

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Monday Mail-Bag: Advice on Big Picture Issues That Impact GMAT Test Takers…

By - Jul 27, 00:17 AM   Comments [0]

This series of emails and PMs focuses on situations that many Test Takers face during their studies. The names of the original posters have been changed to protect their identities. Steps to Improving CR Ability Hi Rich, I'm wondering what is the best way to review a...

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UC Berkeley Haas 2016 MBA Essay Tips & Deadlines

By - Jul 26, 23:31 PM   Comments [0]

The supplemental information that Haas requests is almost unchanged. The essays are different from last years. For #1 they returned to an essay question two years ago. And for #2, they give you a choice of prompts. My tips are in blue below. Essays: At Berkeley-Haas, we seek...

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Money’s 2015-2016 Top 25 Best Value Colleges In The U.S.

By - Jul 26, 22:46 PM   Comments [0]

Which schools will give you the best bang for your tuition buck? Money ranks 736 four-year colleges based on 21 factors in three categories: affordability, educational quality, and alumni earnings. In terms of affordability the following factors were taken into account: tuition increases, parent and student...

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Short And Sweet: Tips For Writing “Mini” MBA Essays

By - Jul 26, 13:34 PM   Comments [0]

What is an admission committee’s message, intent, behind limiting an “essay” answer to 100, 200, or 300 characters? Just the facts, please. In fact, just the key facts. No adornment, no backstory, no extended rationale. Columbia Business School has had such a goals question for a few...

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GMAT Question of the Day (July 27)

By - Jul 26, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math If Bill can buy 3 pairs of jeans and 2 shirts for $69 or 2 pairs of jeans and 3 shirts for $66, how much does one shirt cost? A. $10 B. $12 C. $13.20 D. $15 E. $16.80   Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - B - (click and drag your mouse...

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MBA News: Better Business Education Networking, Recruiting Up

By - Jul 24, 07:37 AM   Comments [0]

What does Harvard Business School really look for in its MBA candidates? Credit: David Jones via Flickr cc From noteworthy MBA networking tips to wowing the Harvard Business School admissions committee—it’s been a sizzling month of business education news. Keep reading to find out what’s going...

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How recent GMAT exam changes will affect you

By - Jul 24, 07:18 AM   Comments [0]

The Graduate Management Admission Council recently announced three changes to the GMAT that will give test takers a little more peace of mind. The changes were made effective July 19. Here’s how you should (and should not) take advantage of them.

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Fall 2016 MBA Application Deadlines at Cornell’s Johnson School

By - Jul 24, 05:32 AM   Comments [0]

The Johnson School of Management at Cornell University has posted the following MBA application deadlines for the 2015-2016 admissions season. Round 1 Application deadline: October 1, 2015 Decision notification: December 15, 2015 Round 2 Application deadline: November 17, 2015 Decision notification: February 15, 2016 Round 3 Application deadline: January 15, 2016 Decision notification: March...

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Cambridge Judge School Profile

By - Jul 24, 03:00 AM   Comments [0]

EXPARTUS MBA Admissions Consulting%%www.expartus.com%% The Judge School of Business at Cambridge University is a new graduate program in the midst of a very old university system. While the Judge School is celebrating its 25th anniversary this year, Cambridge University itself is more than 800 years old. This...

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