Posts Tagged ‘GMAT’

Should You Retake the GMAT Exam?

By - Dec 14, 09:45 AM   Comments [0]

There’s no yes or no answer here, but I will give you some points to consider that will help you make your decision. You probably should retake the GMAT if… • You have other weaknesses in your profile and you feel a high GMAT score will help...

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International GMAT Test Takers Score Higher than Americans

By - Nov 20, 16:20 PM   Comments [0]

U.S. GMAT test-takers are performing poorly compared to test-takers from Asia-Pacific reports a recent Wall Street Journal article. In response to this growing performance gap, adcom at U.S. schools are seeking to implement new evaluation metrics to make domestic students appear better. Here’s an example of...

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What Are My Chances? Energy Sector Veteran With an Entrepreneurial Spark

By - Nov 17, 15:25 PM   Comments [0]

This blog post is part of a series of MBA profile evaluations called “What are My Chances?” by Michelle Stockman. Michelle, who started consulting for Accepted in 2007 and worked previously in the Columbia Business School admissions office, will provide selected applicants with school recommendations...

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Analyzing Your GMAT Score: 4 Questions to Ask Yourself

By - Nov 13, 10:56 AM   Comments [0]

Do you need a perfect score on your GMAT to gain acceptance to a top-tier business school? No. But you definitely need your score to be high enough so that your application is seriously considered, so that the rest of your application isn’t fighting an...

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From CPA to MBA: An Applicant Shares His Journey (And GMAT Tips)

By - Nov 7, 10:35 AM   Comments [0]

This interview is the latest in an Accepted.com blog series featuring interviews with MBA applicant bloggers, offering readers a behind-the-scenes look at the MBA application process. And now…introducing our Jon Taves… Accepted: We'd like to get to know you! Where are you from? Where and what...

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The GMAT, the GRE, and the Guy Who Knows them Well

By - Oct 30, 10:44 AM   Comments [0]

If you have the GMAT or GRE in your future, then you’ve most certainly heard of Kaplan Test Prep. Trying to figure out which test to take? Getting ready for test day? This podcast episode is for you! Listen to the full recording of our podcast...

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Stranger Things Have Happened!

By - Sep 16, 12:16 PM   Comments [0]

HBS published their class of 2016 profile and if you look closely, you’ll find something very strange… Someone was admitted with a 510 GMAT score! While this probably WON’T happen to you (we need to be realistic!), it sure is nice to know that anything is possible...

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MBA Admissions Tip: Dealing with a Low GPA

By - Sep 14, 09:30 AM   Comments [0]

Explaining a low GPA can be difficult and it requires you to examine your GPA’s trend. Consider the following scenarios: • Scenario A – 3.0 GPA, upward trend – You goofed off for your first few semesters and didn’t weigh the consequences. You failed some classes...

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Hey You – Yeah, You With the Not Quite 780 GMAT Score…

By - Sep 12, 08:43 AM   Comments [7]

What?! You have a low GMAT/GPA score and still haven’t signed up for our upcoming webinar, How to Get Accepted to B-School with Low Stats? Well consider this post your personal reminder to reserve an hour of your time and attend THE webinar that will help...

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See Jane Get into B-School with Low Stats

By - Sep 7, 12:04 PM   Comments [0]

See Jane. See Jane Study. See Jane sit for GMAT. See Jane sad with low score. See Jane attend Accepted.com webinar. See Jane jump. See Jane go to dream b-school! We want to see you go to your dream school too. Join us live on Wednesday, September 17, 2014 at 10:00 AM PST/1:00...

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