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6 Top Tips for Visiting Schools

By - Mar 23, 08:30 AM   Comments [0]

Our #1 tip for visiting schools is that you should definitely visit your target b-school if it makes logistical and financial sense. Programs understand that geography and financial resources can prevent a visit, but if it is possible to visit the schools on your list,...

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How MBA Adcoms Evaluate Your GPA

By - Mar 23, 07:45 AM   Comments [0]

“But my undergrad school was highly competitive!” “But I worked 20 hours a week during college!” “But I was a varsity athlete at a Division I school.” “But even though it took me a couple of years, once I got it together I made dean’s list every semester!” “But...

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5 Million to Share: The 43North Competition

By - Mar 20, 15:05 PM   Comments [0]

Do you have a great business idea but need 1 million dollars to get yourself started? Meet Peter Burakowski, Senior Marketing Manager at 43North. Listen to the recording of our fascinating conversation with Peter to find out why 43North is going to give away $5 million...

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MBA Rankings: Why Should I Care?

By - Mar 20, 07:40 AM   Comments [0]

Last week, U.S. News released its 2015 Best Business Schools Ranking. The big question that follows, of course, is: "So what?" Check out Linda's 1-minute answer to find out why the rankings matter (and if they matter at all). We'd love to hear your thoughts about the value...

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Are You Ready for Chicago Booth’s Round 3 Deadline?

By - Mar 19, 09:24 AM   Comments [0]

The Chicago Booth round 3 deadline is coming right up on April 3. Want to be sure that you've approached Booth’s application questions efficiently and intelligently? Check out the video recording of our recent webinar, The Chicago Booth Challenge: How to Get Accepted in 2014, in which...

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Can You Get Accepted After Doing Something Stupid?

By - Mar 19, 08:17 AM   Comments [0]

The point of this article is not to tell you that you shouldn’t engage in disorderly conduct, petty theft, or other minor (or major) infractions (though you really shouldn’t…); what we want to discuss here is how you should overcome the obstacle of a criminal...

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How to Get Accepted in 2015: FREE WEBINAR!

By - Mar 19, 07:30 AM   Comments [0]

That’s right – we’re already talking about 2015 MBA applications! You may feel like you’ve got loads of time, but believe me…you’ve got loads to do! We’d like to help you start out on the right foot by inviting you to our upcoming live webinar, Get...

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Classmates, Surfing and a Few More Reasons to Love Stanford GSB

By - Mar 18, 10:01 AM   Comments [0]

This interview is the latest in an Accepted.com blog series featuring interviews with current MBA students, offering readers a behind-the-scenes look at top MBA programs. And now, introducing Michał Wiczkowski, a first year student at Stanford Graduate School of Business… Accepted: We'd like to get to...

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Should I Apply to B-School in Round 3 or Wait for Next Year?

By - Mar 18, 08:58 AM   Comments [0]

That's an easy one. Watch the video below for Linda's 1-minute answer: If you need more help deciding when to apply, just check out the recording of our recent webinar, Round 3 vs. Next Year: The MBA Admissions Debate, to learn: • The differences between R3 and...

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Pew Study Shows Grad Degrees Pay Off!

By - Mar 18, 07:44 AM   Comments [0]

According to a Pew study, earnings of college grads with no further education have increased 13% since 1984, while earnings of those with advanced degrees have risen 23% in that same time period. For those with professional and doctorate degrees, the numbers jump even higher,...

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