GMAT Question of the Day (May 9)

By - May 9, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math is what percent smaller than ? A. 55% B. 60% C. 72% D. 75% E. 80% Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - D - (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) Verbal First discovered more than 30 years ago, Lina's sunbird, a four-and-a-half-inch animal found in the Philippines...

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What’s the First Step in Applying to Business School?

By - May 9, 00:35 AM   Comments [0]

Assuming that your qualifications align with the requirements of the MBA programs you’re targeting, the first step should be to determine if you are actually competitive for admission.   Start by comparing your basic credentials (i.e., GPA, GMAT or GRE, years of work experience) with those...

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Ask CBS and Yale SOM Admissions Officers Your Application Questions on May 10!

By - May 8, 14:48 PM   Comments [0]

Are you applying to Columbia Business School (CBS) or the Yale School of Management (SOM)? If so, you will not want to miss this chance to learn from the schools’ very own admissions officers! On May 10, 2017, mbaMission’s founder/president, Jeremy Shinewald, will facilitate a...

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NYU Stern School of Business Fall 2018 MBA Application Deadlines

By - May 8, 12:11 PM   Comments [0]

The Stern School of Business at New York University has announced the following MBA application deadlines for the 2017-2018 admissions cycle. The application itself is undergoing annual updates and the essay questions will be posted shortly. Round 1 Application due: October 15, 2017 Decision released: January 1, 2018 Round...

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NYU Stern School of Business Fall 2018 MBA Application Deadlines

By - May 8, 12:11 PM   Comments [0]

The Stern School of Business at New York University has announced the following MBA application deadlines for the 2017-2018 admissions cycle. The application itself is undergoing annual updates and the essay questions will be posted shortly. Round 1 Application due: October 15, 2017 Decision released: January 1, 2018 Round...

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NYU Stern Launches Two New One-Year Programs: Tech MBA, Fashion & Luxury MBA

By - May 8, 12:00 PM   Comments [0]

New York University’s Stern School of Business is launching a new category of specialized MBA, optimized for MBA seekers who are firmly committed to business careers either in technology or in fashion and luxury. Both programs will enable students to build applicable knowledge, gain relevant real-world...

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Plan Now to Leave Enough Time in Round 1

By - May 8, 08:46 AM   Comments [0]

In high school or college—or maybe even recently on an important project at work—you might have been able to wait until the last minute to do something and still come out looking like a champ. But we can assure you that won’t be the case...

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4 Steps to a 5 Star MBA Recommendation

By - May 8, 08:02 AM   Comments [0]

During my 15 years on admissions committee, I read thousands of recommendation letters. Every so often a letter would STOP. ME. IN. MY. TRACKS. This kind of letter would shine a whole new light on the candidate and place them firmly on my radar screen....

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Waitlisted. Now What?

By - May 8, 07:30 AM   Comments [0]

“Waitlisted. Now What?” is the latest post in our series Navigate the MBA Maze. First, a word of introduction: Realize that receiving a wait-list letter means you qualify for admission. You pass. You are probably on the wait-list (and not admitted) because they have already admitted...

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How MBA Adcoms Evaluate Your GPA

By - May 8, 07:00 AM   Comments [0]

“But my undergrad school was highly competitive…” “But I worked 20 hours a week during college…” “But I was a varsity athlete at a Division I school…” “But even though it took me a couple of years, once I got it together I made dean’s list every semester…” “But...

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