Posts Tagged ‘wharton’

Johns Hopkins Launches New Global MBA Program

By - May 25, 11:35 AM   Comments [0]

This August, Johns Hopkins will be opening the doors to its new Global MBA program at the Carey Business School, headed by inaugural dean Yash Gupta. According to the Bloomberg Businessweek article on the subject, Gupta "seeks to reinvent the modern MBA." He explains that...

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New MBAs Offer Mixed Reviews on Job Market

By - May 17, 10:56 AM   Comments [0]

A Wall Street Journal article, "State of the Job Market for M.B.A.s," explores the ups and downs of the post-recession job search and how recent MBA grads are coping. While graduates from top business schools like Wharton or Northwestern Kellogg are seeing a positive pick up...

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All MBA, All News: An MBA Admissions News Round Up

By - May 6, 00:50 AM   Comments [0]

Wharton will host the first official "MBA Peer School Forum," a gathering of top MBA student government leaders. The three-day President Summit will focus on "inter-school cohesion and collaboration" as well as initiatives that will "bring positive impact to business and society." The event will...

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By - Apr 23, 23:15 PM   Comments [0]

According to a Haas School Newsroom press release, UC Berkeley Haas will be offering ten scholarships this fall that will be matched by the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs Yellow Ribbon Program in an effort to attract more veterans to its top MBA program. The...

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Ready for a Round Up?

By - Mar 19, 19:52 PM   Comments [0]

Well you're in luck…we've got one right here! Understandably so, "[t]he public is increasingly displeased with colleges often being run like businesses," reports a recent Daily Pennsylvanian article entitled "Cost of higher ed upsets public." In fact, according to the National Center for Public Policy and...

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Extracurricular Activities on your B-School Application, H/W/S Selection Criteria, H1/F1 Conversion/ General Student Visa Questions

By - Mar 18, 11:09 AM   Comments [0]

MBA Extracurricular Activities - which ones should you talk about? H/W/S Selection Criteria - learn what they are looking for in their applicants H1/F1 Conversion / General Student Visa Questions - how to convert your visa and other answers

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Enjoy an Early March Round Up on College and MBA Admissions News

By - Mar 5, 11:30 AM   Comments [0]

Most people think that if you're undergoing the Greek system's recruitment and pledging trials, focus on your studies, and consequently your GPA, are bound to plummet. However, according to Penn's Office of Fraternity and Sorority Affairs, the opposite occurs with University of Pennsylvania Greeks. A...

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Good News for MBAs: Job Opportunities Abound!

By - Feb 24, 12:08 PM   Comments [0]

While students are still worried about landing post-graduate jobs in the tight job market, career service directors predict that 2010 may be "the year of the [MBA job market] turnaround," reports BusinessWeek last week. Some of these encouraging signs include an increase of full-time MBA...

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What MBA Programs Should You Apply To Next Season?

By - Feb 22, 12:00 PM   Comments [0]

It’s late February, already in the ebb of the current MBA admissions season.  As such, it’s the perfect time for people considering applying next season to break out of hibernation and start tackling a part of the process that is often shortchanged: school selection. In ten-plus...

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Financial Times Global 2010 MBA Rankings

By - Jan 25, 09:51 AM   Comments [0]

The Financial Times published today its 2010 ranking of global MBA programs. Its ranking attempts to "assess the effect of the MBA on ... subsequent career progression and salary growth." Consequently it draws its data from the schools themselves and from surveys of graduates...

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