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Wharton Applicants: It’s Time to Get Accepted!

By - Oct 22, 13:31 PM   Comments [0]

We invite all Wharton MBA applicants to attend our upcoming webinar, What’s Right with Wharton (and How to Get In), in which Accepted.com CEO and b-school admissions expert, Linda Abraham, will teach you how to create a standout application for this world-class, highly competitive business...

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IE 2014 MBA Essay Tips & Deadlines

By - Oct 22, 13:23 PM   Comments [0]

With a vast array of electives under numerous business disciplines and a succinct core, the IE MBA program requires students to exercise self-knowledge and excellent judgment to get the most out of it. The adcom’s approach to the essays will push to the surface those...

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Wharton Leadership Program for High School Seniors

By - Oct 21, 12:10 PM   Comments [0]

Do you know about Wharton’s Leadership in the Business World Program for Rising HS Seniors? We urge high school juniors to check out this cool program if they’re interested in business education. Wharton’s Leadership in the Business World (LBW) program is an intensive summer program for...

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Round 2 Applicants: Looking for Tips for Specific MBA Application Questions?

By - Oct 20, 13:15 PM   Comments [0]

Round 2 (and 3) applicants: Are you looking for advice to help you answer specific essay questions on top MBA applications? Are you looking for a resource that offers up-to-date advice for the questions found on THIS YEAR’S apps? We’d like to introduce you to our...

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Chicago Booth Weekend Part-Time MBA Application Essay Tips for Fall 2014

By - Oct 20, 13:06 PM   Comments [0]

NOTE: These questions are for the fall 2014 applications; the questions for the spring 2014 applications are different and were featured in a previous post.) Two questions in this set – questions one and three – address your potential interactions with your classmates and your fit...

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Application Volume Up at Full-Time MBA Programs, and Other Fun Facts

By - Oct 17, 12:32 PM   Comments [0]

A GMAC press release reports the results of its 2013 Application Trends Survey. 683 graduate business programs participated in the survey – this breaks down into 328 business schools in 42 countries. Here are some of the highlights: • 52% of two-year MBA programs reported an increase...

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Help! I Belong to an Overrepresented Applicant Group

By - Oct 16, 09:46 AM   Comments [0]

I recently received a question—or more of a complaint—from a client who was concerned with his status as an Indian IT male. This individual was considering changing his location on his application—he was born, raised, and still lived in India, but his family had lived...

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Top 10 International 1-Year & 2-Year MBA Programs in 2013

By - Oct 15, 13:17 PM   Comments [0]

We recently posted the Forbes’ top 20 American MBA programs – now it’s time to turn our attention to the global b-school scene. Below are Forbes’ top 10 international MBA programs for 1-year and 2-year programs in 2013. 1-Year MBA Programs: RANK & SCHOOL 5-YEAR MBA GAIN PRE-MBA SALARY ...

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MBA Interview Formats: Morphing and Multiplying

By - Oct 15, 13:13 PM   Comments [0]

Welcome to the brave new world of MBA interviews! What just a few years ago was a straightforward one-on-one, in-person talk now has morphed into a kaleidoscope of forms and mediums. I’m writing a series of blog posts to look at each interview format and give...

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MIT Sloan Launches New Healthcare Certificate Program

By - Oct 14, 12:24 PM   Comments [0]

MIT Sloan’s MBA program will now offer students a Healthcare Certificate, giving all MIT students who are passionate about healthcare and health management an opportunity to participate in innovative research and healthcare related educational activities. After completing the certificate program, students will be prepared for careers...

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