Find all School-related info fast with the new School-Specific MBA Forum

It is currently 24 May 2016, 03:52
GMAT Club Tests

Close

GMAT Club Daily Prep

Thank you for using the timer - this advanced tool can estimate your performance and suggest more practice questions. We have subscribed you to Daily Prep Questions via email.

Customized
for You

we will pick new questions that match your level based on your Timer History

Track
Your Progress

every week, we’ll send you an estimated GMAT score based on your performance

Practice
Pays

we will pick new questions that match your level based on your Timer History

Not interested in getting valuable practice questions and articles delivered to your email? No problem, unsubscribe here.

Events & Promotions

Events & Promotions in June
Open Detailed Calendar

Part-Time MBA at Wisconsin, Kellog or Chicago - Evaluation

  new topic post reply Question banks Downloads My Bookmarks Reviews Important topics  
Author Message
Intern
Intern
User avatar
Joined: 23 Apr 2007
Posts: 26
Followers: 0

Kudos [?]: 1 [0], given: 0

Part-Time MBA at Wisconsin, Kellog or Chicago - Evaluation [#permalink]

Show Tags

New post 01 Oct 2009, 18:15
I am applying to the part-time programs at Wisconsin, Kellogg or Chicago. Please let me know if I have a chance. Your opinion is appreciated.

Age: 32
Indian male in US - permanent resident
B.S. GPA – 3.6 from a mediocre school in India - Graduated top of the class.
M.S. GPA – 3.75 from a mediocre school in U.S. - top 70
GMAT – 650 (70%le V and 79%le Q)

Work Exp – 7 years in civil engineering.
I have done a lot of consulting to public agencies, municipalities and DOT s on several infrastructure projects.
I have also consulted in the private sector for real estate developers in the area of permitting. Provided expert testimonials in public hearings and have represented my clients in front of citizens (friendly and hostile) and elected officials.

300 % bonus increase in 3 years and 50 % salary increase in 3 years during the boom time between 2004 and 2007

Extra Curricular – Habitat for humanity (active in the last 4 years), formed a theater group at Grad school, raised sponsorship funds at UG School in India and other minor leadership history at work.

Target Career – Would like to remain in consulting. However, would like to expand my horizon into management and strategy.

Problem – Took GMAT 3 times: 590 first time (just wanted to give it a shot), 650 second time (prepared more and improved my score), 620 third time (was trying to prove that I am good in quant and scored 95%le in Q but lost it in V)

I am more keen on getting into Wisconsin. Please provide your opinion. By the way, I bought your book and working through it. I like it so far.

Thanks

RB
_________________

doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results is insanity.....AE

Intern
Intern
User avatar
Joined: 23 Apr 2007
Posts: 26
Followers: 0

Kudos [?]: 1 [0], given: 0

Re: Part-Time MBA at Wisconsin, Kellog or Chicago - Evaluation [#permalink]

Show Tags

New post 05 Oct 2009, 08:29
I guess, this forum is only for full time applicants.......Could anyone please let me know where I could get a response for my case ???
_________________

doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results is insanity.....AE

SVP
SVP
User avatar
Status: Trust Experience, Trust Success
Affiliations: U. Chicago, Johns Hopkins, AIGAC
Joined: 12 Dec 2005
Posts: 1757
Followers: 14

Kudos [?]: 179 [0], given: 0

Re: Part-Time MBA at Wisconsin, Kellog or Chicago - Evaluation [#permalink]

Show Tags

New post 09 Oct 2009, 13:35
bramasu,

Sorry for the late reply--first-round deadlines. I think you have a very good chance at Wisconsin's part-time program. Both Chicago and Kellogg will be reach schools, but you not impossible ones. You will need to execute real in your essays (project personality, emphasize distinctiveness), get really strong reco letters, and do a better job than others in showing your knowledge of their programs.

Good luck,
Re: Part-Time MBA at Wisconsin, Kellog or Chicago - Evaluation   [#permalink] 09 Oct 2009, 13:35
    Similar topics Author Replies Last post
Similar
Topics:
Experts publish their posts in the topic Profile evaluation: Part time MBA apsahota 5 23 Aug 2015, 12:14
Experts publish their posts in the topic Profile Evaluation for Part-Time MBA chaddibanyan 3 09 Aug 2013, 08:15
Chicago Booth "Part-Time" MBA ngarg 3 01 Mar 2012, 12:41
Profile Evaluation for Part Time MBA Programs pmitra0123 1 03 Oct 2011, 11:04
Profile Evaluation Request - part-time MBA agajoji 2 05 Aug 2011, 09:00
Display posts from previous: Sort by

Part-Time MBA at Wisconsin, Kellog or Chicago - Evaluation

  new topic post reply Question banks Downloads My Bookmarks Reviews Important topics  


GMAT Club MBA Forum Home| About| Terms and Conditions| GMAT Club Rules| Contact| Sitemap

Powered by phpBB © phpBB Group and phpBB SEO

Kindly note that the GMAT® test is a registered trademark of the Graduate Management Admission Council®, and this site has neither been reviewed nor endorsed by GMAC®.