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The GMAT Enhanced Score Report: New and Improved Features (The Official GMAT Blog)

By - Sep 14, 17:00 PM   Comments [0]

The Enhanced Score Report has several new features that will provide better ways to leverage your test data to improve understanding of your GMAT exam performance.

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Prodigy Launches New $20k Scholarship for Student Borrowers

By - Sep 14, 15:23 PM   Comments [0]

  Prodigy Finance shared some exciting news with us, and we now want to share it with you. The community funding platform is launching a scholarship program where five of their student borrowers will receive a $20,000 scholarship. To be eligible, students need to secure a loan...

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The MBA Menu at Columbia Business School [Episode 171]

By - Sep 14, 15:14 PM   Comments [0]

There’s something for everyone at Columbia Business School. Today’s AST podcast is a first: an in-person interview! Our guest is Emily French Thomas, Director of Admissions at Columbia Business School, and we’ll be talking about the menu of programs available at CBS. Welcome, Emily! What is the...

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Cornell University Launches Dual MBA/MS

By - Sep 14, 12:35 PM   Comments [0]

Cornell University’s Samuel Johnson Graduate School of Management and the Weill Cornell Graduate School of Medical Sciences have announced a new dual-degree program that will provide the next generation of health care leaders with a broad set of skills for success in a rapidly changing environment. The program...

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How to Apply Successfully to the Yale Silver Scholars Program

By - Sep 14, 05:42 AM   Comments [0]

EXPARTUS MBA Admissions Consulting%%www.expartus.com%% In May, Yale’s Silver Scholars program celebrated its 15th year and its 100th graduate. Silver Scholars is a way for graduating seniors to apply to Yale School of Management’s MBA program straight out of college. Unlike Harvard 2+2 and Stanford’s deferred enrollment program...

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GMAT Question of the Day (September 14)

By - Sep 14, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math If the price increased by from 2001 to 2002 and by from 2002 to 2003, what is the percentage increase from 2001 to 2003? (1) (2) Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - B - (click and drag your...

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Why Write a Series About MBA Goals?

By - Sep 13, 16:24 PM   Comments [0]

A few years ago, in the good old days when Wharton still offered feedback to rejected applicants, I talked with a potential client who happened to be reapplying to Wharton. I asked him whether he’d obtained feedback on his application, and he said yes. Well? “Actually...

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5 Pointers for Projecting Professionalism in Your Statement of Purpose

By - Sep 13, 16:16 PM   Comments [0]

In my previous post, I discussed the importance of maintaining an appropriate tone in your admissions essay, and provided tips for checking your tone, specifically for finding a confident tone and avoiding arrogance. Once again, “tone” refers to a writer’s attitude toward their subject (and their...

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Spotting redundancy in GMAT Sentence Correction

By - Sep 13, 11:27 AM   Comments [0]

You probably know that the GMAT hates redundancy. The question is: what is redundant and what is not?

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GMAT Tuesday: Must Know Idioms #18

By - Sep 13, 11:26 AM   Comments [1]

Put on your vocabulary hats! It’s time to learn more idioms. In this video we’ll look at the idiomatic phrases involving responsible, ranging, agreeing, and defined. Transcript Hello! Welcome to GMAT Tuesdays. You know how everyone says you can hold a shell up to your ear and...

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