Posts Tagged ‘Application volume’

MBA Admissions News: Fuqua Application Volume Increases

By - Sep 10, 01:30 AM   Comments [0]

Duke Fuqua‘s Daytime MBA program saw a 21% increase last year, in part, according to a Duke Chronicle article, due to Fuqua’s global approach and strategy, as well as its boost in recruitment initiatives around the world. A total of 3,551 applications were submitted, a...

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Business Schools Report Decrease in 2010 Applications

By - Aug 13, 23:08 PM   Comments [0]

Along with the deterioration of the economy came a huge boom in b-school applications. According to a Businessweek article yesterday, “Business School Applications Sputter,” that two-year boom now appears to be softening. Top MBA programs in the U.S., including Wharton and UC Berkeley Haas, have reported...

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International Students Opt out of American MBA Programs

By - Nov 16, 10:01 AM   Comments [0]

The Chronicle of Higher Education explored results of a recently released GMAC study of MBA application trends in “Foreign Demand Drops for American M.B.A. Degrees, Study Finds” While the trend for business school attendance seems to be on the rise globally, in the United...

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Crystal Ball Gazing on April Fool’s Day

By - Apr 1, 12:00 PM   Comments [0]

I have decided to make April 1, known as April Fool’s Day in the United States,  the day I go public with my predictions for the next application season. If I’m wrong, it will be my April Fool’s Day post. If I’m right, I can...

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Insight Into Michigan Ross Admissions

By - Jan 29, 09:46 AM   Comments [0]

The Monroe St. Journal has an excellent interview with Ross Admissions Director Soojin Kwon Koh in which she discusses admissions trends this year, changes in Ross’s admissions process, and the role of Ross second-year students and alumni in the admissions process. A few highlights: Ross experienced an...

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