6 Tips for Applying to Business School with Low Stats

By - Apr 24, 08:45 AM   Comments [0]

For most business school applicants, “low stats” refer to GMATs and GPAs at the lower end of or below the mid-80% range for a given school. It may be difficult to find average GPAs on your target school’s website, but if you have a 2.6,...

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How to Choose X Essay Questions to Answer from Y Choices

By - Apr 24, 08:22 AM   Comments [0]

If you face multiple essay questions on an application, how are you going to choose which one(s) you should answer and which one(s) you should skip? What factors should you consider when choosing the best essays for you? Appreciate Your Options! First, options are good! But they...

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GMAT Question of the Day (April 24)

By - Apr 24, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math If , , and , which of the following is correct? A. B. C. D. E.   Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - D - (click and drag your mouse to see the...

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Your GMAT Isn’t You – Is It?

By - Apr 23, 08:00 AM   Comments [0]

Every year, MBA applicants call us to ask whether their profile (GPA, GMAT, work experience) is competitive at the schools they’re targeting. It’s a question we take seriously and address individually, because there are so many factors that impact competitiveness. We understand that deciding where...

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How Forté Helps Women Get into Business and Stay in Business [Episode 200]

By - Apr 23, 07:30 AM   Comments [0]

Today’s episode is an extra special show. This is AST’s 200th episode! It’s fitting that we welcome back Elissa Sangster, who was the very first guest on AST almost five years ago. Today she is the first guest to come back for a third time. This...

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Accepted Applicants: Got 2 Minutes? Help Us Out & Help Fellow Applicants

By - Apr 23, 04:54 AM   Comments [0]

The AIGAC survey will be closing on April 24, which means you're running out of time to participate in this important research endeavor AND you may lose your chance at winning $500! Share your application experience with us now by filling out this survey –...

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Stanford GSB Announces Fall 2018 MBA Application Deadlines

By - Apr 21, 11:57 AM   Comments [0]

The Stanford Graduate School of Business has published the following MBA application deadlines for the 2017-2018 admissions season. Round 1 Application Deadline: September 19, 2017 Notification Date: December 14, 2017 Round 2 Application Deadline: January 10, 2018 Notification Date: March 29, 2018 Round 3 Application Deadline: April 4, 2018 Notification Date: Mid May 2018 Candidates should note...

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What you need to know if you’re applying to Columbia Business School

By - Apr 21, 07:02 AM   Comments [0]

Columbia Business School is one of the top MBA programs in the world and receives over 6,000 applications every year across its August and January entry options. With an acceptance rate hovering around 17% (for the class of 2018), it takes more than just a...

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The MBA Dual-degree Program Roundup – Part 1

By - Apr 21, 04:28 AM   Comments [0]

EXPARTUS MBA Admissions Consulting%%www.expartus.com%% At most schools, an MBA is a general management degree – an excellent way to hone your leadership skills and develop strong foundational business skills across a number of departments and operations. But if you’d like to delve deeper into a specific...

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GMAT Question of the Day (April 21)

By - Apr 21, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math If among 200 programmers working for an IT company, 30% know C++, 80% know Visual Basic, and 10% do not know either of these computer languages, in how many ways can a team of three programmers, all knowing both C++ and Visual Basic, be formed? A....

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