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Admitted. [#permalink] New post 08 Jan 2006, 00:53
Hi all. Just wanted to come back and share my admit story. I used the forum a bit during my gmat experience and wanted to share the good news with everone who helped me with MBA aspirations.

I have been admitted to Fuqua during first round admissions. My story is unique and i'm a first-hand example that it's not all about the GMAT. I took the exam twice...scored 620 and 600...decided it wasn't worth the effort to go a third time and focused on essays and interviews instead.

I guess it's true....MBA programs want the best overall candidates....not just the best test takers. Thanks again to all who use the forum.

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 [#permalink] New post 08 Jan 2006, 01:16
ur story might have been really very unique. for ppl like me who have not faced much challenges in life , with an average,job and career switch desires....a bumper GMAT is a must.....although still far from being a guarantee for admit..

congrats...fuqua is on my dream schools list.....


only if i could choose....

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 [#permalink] New post 08 Jan 2006, 06:08
As b-schools like to put it, a good gmat is not a guarantee of acceptance but it will only be not the reason why you will be rejected.

Congratulation 700 slave, great achievement and good luck at fuqua.

Best Regards,


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 [#permalink] New post 11 Jan 2006, 12:34
Hey 700 slave,
First of all congrats. Fuqua is phenomenal school (which I ahppened to apply to in the 2nd fingers are crossed) with just a great overall vibe!!! Could you give me some insight into your background or what makes you unique? I too have a relatively low GMAT score 670 and I would love to know what it is about you that stuck out to the adcomm. Thanks you and again congrats man!!!!! You made it!!!

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