Posts Tagged ‘wharton’

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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Stanford Wins First Place for Forbes’ “The Most Satisfied MBAs”

By - Jan 20, 13:41 PM   Comments [0]

Forbes took its survey findings from “The Best Business Schools” and compiled a second rankings report: “The Most Satisfied MBAs.” Stanford won top slot for both rankings. It is #1 for providing the best return on investment for its graduates, as well as for churning out...

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GMAT or GRE: Which is Best for You?

By - Jan 3, 02:03 AM   Comments [0]

Now that top b-schools (including HBS, Stanford, Wharton, and MIT Sloan, among others) are accepting either GMAT or GRE scores, MBA applicants are a bit at a loss as to which test might enhance their chances of acceptance. BusinessWeek calls the recent GMAT-GRE showdown the “business...

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MBA Applicants: What Should You Do Now?

By - Dec 4, 01:45 AM   Comments [0]

A few bits of communications this week reveal the uncertainly among 2010 MBA applicants now and the new opportunities provided by the earlier Round 1 deadlines/notification dates set by certain schools. Here’s what I’m referring to: On the BusinessWeek Forum, Todoubled started a fairly active thread with...

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2010 Wharton EMBA Essay Tips

By - Nov 6, 01:08 AM   Comments [0]

Wharton 2010 EMBA Application Essay Questions The Wharton EMBA adcom shows a very clear focus in its set of essay questions (in black font).  It wants to understand your goals and how executive business studies support them (essay 1), it wants to get a glimpse of...

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MBA Admissions News: Tuck, Rankings, Global Entrepreneurship, MBA Interviews

By - Oct 16, 12:12 PM   Comments [0]

Let’s take a look at a few developments during a busy October for MBA applicants: The Dartmouth News published an article about the increasing percentage of women at Tuck with a couple of factoids about Harvard and Wharton. Unfortunately, there is an inaccuracy in the article...

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