Author Archive - Kaplan

U.S. News Announces 2018 Business School Rankings

By - Mar 14, 10:48 AM   Comments [0]

Wharton climbs three spots to tie with HBS in this year’s business school rankings. U.S. News announces its 2018 business school rankings, a Bollywood star goes for her MBA, and Chicago Booth gets a new dean. Here’s the latest in our roundup of business school...

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What’s on Your GMAT Prep ‘Pi Chart’? Celebrate Pi Day with Kaplan

By - Mar 13, 14:32 PM   Comments [0]

You may call it irrational, but one of Kaplan’s favorite annual holidays is almost upon us—Pi Day, which comes every year on March 14, or 3.14. We know that studying for the GMAT isn’t quite as easy as pie, but we’re doing our part to make it...

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MBA Rankings Show Which Students Are Most Satisfied

By - Mar 9, 07:53 AM   Comments [0]

Find out which programs will make the top ten on the latest U.S. News MBA rankings list. Business schools are rated on student satisfaction, the U.S. News & World Report 2018 MBA rankings are almost here, and MBAs turn to activism. This and more in our...

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Diversify Your Extracurriculars to Build Business Skills

By - Mar 7, 09:58 AM   Comments [0]

Working as a Kaplan student brand ambassador can help enrich your business school application. When thinking of extracurriculars to prepare you for graduate or professional school, it’s easy to get caught in the status quo. Pre-meds flock to pre-medical clubs, pre-law students pursue pre-law fraternities, and...

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Land Your Score: “Yes/No” Data Sufficiency Questions

By - Mar 3, 12:08 PM   Comments [0]

Jennifer Land explains how to evaluate Data Sufficiency statements. Here are some tips for tackling one of the most challenging question types on the GMAT: “Yes/No” Data Sufficiency questions. These require more practice (and critical thinking skills) than any other part of the test. The Kaplan...

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Business School Graduates Report High Job Satisfaction

By - Feb 28, 15:08 PM   Comments [0]

A new survey shows high levels of job satisfaction for new MBAs. A new survey shows high levels of job satisfaction for recent graduates, the emerging space tourism industry sets its sights on MBAs with an engineering background, and soft skills become a major emphasis for...

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Land Your Score: Critical Reasoning Answer Prediction

By - Feb 28, 08:52 AM   Comments [0]

Jennifer Land shares the Kaplan Method for effective answer prediction. One of the things I love about being a Kaplan GMAT teacher is that my students learn a method for answering every question they will face on Test Day. Having a consistent approach makes answering a...

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Staying Fit Without the Gym: Quick and Easy Home/Dorm Workouts

By - Feb 24, 09:16 AM   Comments [0]

By Danielle Wirsansky, This article is brought to you by Uloop and Kaplan.  Search Uloop for student housing, college roommates, sublets, part-time jobs, internships, tutors, and campus news. Everyone knows that students are busy. Juggling school, work, and a social life is difficult — it’s something we can...

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Business Schools Integrate Data Science Into Curriculum

By - Feb 23, 08:53 AM   Comments [0]

Kaplan’s latest survey of admissions officers shows data science skills are in demand. While a recent survey suggests MBA programs are taking in-demand tech skills like data science more seriously, a new rankings list evaluates the expected annual salaries of top business school grads. This and...

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Practice Makes Purpose: Kaplan SBAs Share Memories About Boys & Girls Clubs of America

By - Feb 21, 09:20 AM   Comments [0]

Here’s what can happen when you practice with a purpose. Last month, we talked about how practice is good for you—and how it’s even better when it’s free, helps others, and promotes a purpose. That’s why Practice with a Purpose, launched by Kaplan Test Prep and Boys...

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