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Calling all 2011 Simon Applicants!

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Re: Calling all 2011 Simon Applicants! [#permalink]  19 Apr 2011, 16:59
it's been so quiet...

just to update, i intvwd 3/31 but still waiting for the decision..probably will be offered winter admission 2012..
will confirm when i know for sure..
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Schools: Penn State (Admit and Matriculating), Simon (R3-WL), Rady (R2-Admit w/$), Merage (R2-Ding w/o Interview), Rutgers (R2-Admit) WE 1: Photo USA WE 2: ASUS Computer International WE 3: Cavium Networks Followers: 1 Kudos [?]: 4 [0], given: 3 Re: Calling all 2011 Simon Applicants! [#permalink] 19 Apr 2011, 17:00 Got an email this morning to do a follow up Skype interview to decide if I'm going to be put from WL to Admit. Intern Joined: 14 Mar 2011 Posts: 12 Followers: 0 Kudos [?]: 1 [0], given: 0 Re: Calling all 2011 Simon Applicants! [#permalink] 19 Apr 2011, 17:27 Tipsy wrote: Got an email this morning to do a follow up Skype interview to decide if I'm going to be put from WL to Admit. all the best! although looking at your profile, u have gotten a few admits - haven't decided yet or pref simon? matriculating at penn state - what does that mean? (sorry - international student) Manager Joined: 16 Sep 2010 Posts: 54 Schools: Penn State (Admit and Matriculating), Simon (R3-WL), Rady (R2-Admit w/$), Merage (R2-Ding w/o Interview), Rutgers (R2-Admit)
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Re: Calling all 2011 Simon Applicants! [#permalink]  19 Apr 2011, 17:46
Means I decided to go to Smeal instead. They're #5 for supply chain management so why not

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Re: Calling all 2011 Simon Applicants! [#permalink]  19 Apr 2011, 17:49
Tipsy wrote:
Means I decided to go to Smeal instead. They're #5 for supply chain management so why not

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well...too late for simon then!
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Re: Calling all 2011 Simon Applicants! [#permalink]  20 Apr 2011, 06:06
Tipsy wrote:
Means I decided to go to Smeal instead. They're #5 for supply chain management so why not

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Good luck at Smeal.
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Re: Calling all 2011 Simon Applicants! [#permalink]  28 Apr 2011, 06:27
I interview at Simon in May. Can anyone share with me any of the questions/topics from their interviews?
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Re: Calling all 2011 Simon Applicants! [#permalink]  28 Apr 2011, 06:48
txgirl wrote:
I interview at Simon in May. Can anyone share with me any of the questions/topics from their interviews?

The typical b-school interview questions (which you can find all over these forums). Know why you want to go to Simon. It's a small, focused program (as opposed to the large-enrollment schools). Have a clear idea of why you're applying there specifically.

Just be yourself and you should be fine. Good luck.
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Re: Calling all 2011 Simon Applicants! [#permalink]  11 May 2011, 17:03
Hi there,

I'm admitted to...18-month accelerated program though I applied for Fall 2011.
The adcom told me that the only difference btw the 2 program is internship chance. Due to the heavy workload in 2nd year, we may not have enough time to accommodate for an internship. Yet, I would like to know if there's any other pros & cons/ differences btw the full-time Fall intake and Accelerated Winter intake?
Thanks
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Re: Calling all 2011 Simon Applicants! [#permalink]  12 May 2011, 07:40
tantrannhat wrote:
Hi there,

I'm admitted to...18-month accelerated program though I applied for Fall 2011.
The adcom told me that the only difference btw the 2 program is internship chance. Due to the heavy workload in 2nd year, we may not have enough time to accommodate for an internship. Yet, I would like to know if there's any other pros & cons/ differences btw the full-time Fall intake and Accelerated Winter intake?
Thanks

That seems like a question best answered by a current student. I'm sure adcom can put you in touch with one.

From what I've seen, the biggest difference between any accelerated MBA and a traditional two-year MBA is the summer internship component. With an accelerated program, you're going to be doing coursework over the summer, therefore limiting your internship possibilities.
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Re: Calling all 2011 Simon Applicants! [#permalink]  16 May 2011, 07:33
Thank you
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Re: Calling all 2011 Simon Applicants! [#permalink]  05 Jun 2011, 21:14
Hi I'm bit late for Fall 2011 entering class because i could not get good GMAT scores on time...but got to know that few US schools have winter and spring intakes...i found SIMON among one of these schools.

I found out that SIMON has 18-month accelerated MBA program in which everything is same except internships...so just a little questn: how much importance recruiters give to internships? am i at disadvantage if I do the MBA without any internships.
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Re: Calling all 2011 Simon Applicants! [#permalink]  15 Jun 2011, 22:54
Admitted to Simon as well as Merage School of Business. Contemplating which is better... I am in finance and plan to continue working in the corporate finance field. Which will be better?

Throughout the last three years, Simon's rank has been going down while Merage has been going up. Any reason why Simon has been going down so rapidly? Even in the US News rankings, Simon went from 27 to 45.
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Re: Calling all 2011 Simon Applicants! [#permalink]  17 Jun 2011, 06:54
Hey guys. I was just admitted into Simon. M.Sc General Management. I've been following this forum for some months now and I appreciate the insights. What I want to know is- do you think it's a good program? Is it good value for money? Cos it's bloody expensive.
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Re: Calling all 2011 Simon Applicants! [#permalink]  12 Jul 2011, 13:57
Hi Everyone. I am an international student accepted into the Simon FT MBA. I am interested in knowing whether the Access Education loan program provides loans inclusive of the ELUSC program.

Also, what are other avenues of finacial aid available that can help with living expenses as well.
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Re: Calling all 2011 Simon Applicants! [#permalink]  04 Aug 2011, 23:39
Hi Guys, anyone here applying to accelerated MBA starting Jan'12 ?? Any ideas when are results posted once interview is done. (I gave mine on Jul 13 2011).

And does anyone knows how much are the living expenses and earning sources while in the program. Is it possible to get any assistant ships or fee waiver for the program.

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Re: Calling all 2011 Simon Applicants! [#permalink]  30 Aug 2011, 03:54
Anybody heard anything for the accelerated MBA Winter 2012 batch..?
Re: Calling all 2011 Simon Applicants!   [#permalink] 30 Aug 2011, 03:54

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