Merit-based aid: A second win for new MBA admits

By - Dec 5, 02:53 AM   Comments [0]

by Jessica Burlingame, Master Consultant, The MBA Exchange At The MBA Exchange, we love to celebrate our clients’ admission to the world’s top MBA programs. Over the years, we’ve had many additional opportunities to celebrate a second type of victory: offers of significant, merit-based financial aid...

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GMAT Question of the Day (December 5)

By - Dec 5, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math If is an integer, how many even numbers does set contain?   (1) The mean of the set is even (2) The standard deviation of the set is 0 Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - D - (click and drag your mouse to see the...

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Which Business Schools Had the Largest Incoming Classes in 2017?

By - Dec 4, 14:50 PM   Comments [0]

The 2017–2018 academic year is in full swing, and students in the Class of 2019 are—hopefully!—settling in nicely for their MBA studies. Around this time of the year, business schools release their latest class profiles to reveal their most recent incoming classes in more detail....

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What Really Happens During an MBA Admissions Committee File Review-Part 3

By - Dec 4, 07:06 AM   Comments [0]

We’re back with our third in a series of five blog posts to help answer frequently asked questions about what really happens during an MBA admissions committee file review, and today we’ll focus on applicants’ outside-of-work leadership and extracurricular activities. Post 1: GPA and Test Scores Post...

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How to Beat Standardized Test Stress

By - Dec 4, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

It’s a truism that standardized tests don’t just test your knowledge – they also test how good you are at taking tests. If you’re suffering from anxiety because of your performance on earlier tests, it makes perfect sense that you’d be feeling stressed about the...

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GMAT Question of the Day (December 4)

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Math If , , and are consecutive integers, which of the following can be true? I. is divisible by 6 II. is odd III. A. I only B. I and II only C. I and III...

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Identifying the Ingredients of a Winning Application Essay

By - Dec 3, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

In our How to Write Exemplary Application Essays blog series, you’ll learn how to create outstanding essays by analyzing sample successful application essays. Let’s jump right in and get started by looking at two sample essays to see what makes them so effective. The first essay, The Public...

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Business Schools Continue to Close MBA Gender Gap

By - Dec 1, 07:51 AM   Comments [0]

Forté Foundation reports this week that women’s enrollment in full-time MBA programs at its member schools – which represent the top business schools in the US and abroad – continued to climb in 2017 to 37.4% on average, up 4% from 33.4% five years ago...

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Using Head, Heart and Gut for GMAT and GRE Success [Part 2]

By - Dec 1, 06:30 AM   Comments [0]

This is Part II of the Using Head, Heart and Gut: For GMAT and GRE Success. Read Part I here. Showing up for a high stakes test like the GRE or GMAT requires a lot more than mastering content and becoming a ninja of test-taking strategy....

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GMAT Question of the Day (December 1)

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Math If after 200 grams of water were added to the 24%-solution of alcohol, the strength of the solution decreased by one-third, how much of the 24%-solution was used? A. 180 grams B. 220 grams C. 250 grams D. 350 grams E. 400 grams Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - E - (click and drag...

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