Executive MBA Pros & Cons

By - Nov 17, 02:47 AM   Comments [0]

Our blog series, 12 Terrific Tips, offers specialized advice for MBA applicants in a range of situations – from deciding between an MBA and EMBA program, to applying as a member of an overpopulated sub-group, to acing your interviews…and loads more! Here’s the next post: Thinking about...

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GMAT Question of the Day (November 17)

By - Nov 17, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math If is ? (1) (2) is a prime number and is NOT a prime number   Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - B- (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) GMAT Daily Deals e-GMAT’s methods help...

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Women Discuss Their Experiences In B-School

By - Nov 16, 23:30 PM   Comments [0]

There are A LOT of inspiring women on the Admissionado team. So, when we found out that female MBA enrollment is at an all-time high, AND that 12 of the best schools in the world (including Harvard, Wharton and Yale, just to name a few)...

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How important is the interview at Harvard Business School?

By - Nov 16, 23:03 PM   Comments [0]

Extremely important – at HBS and every other selective business school! As many MBA programs, including Harvard, have reduced the number of essays and placed word-count limits on recommendations, the admissions interview has only grown in significance.  This in-person dialogue represents a business school’s best opportunity to...

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GMAT Question of the Day (November 16)

By - Nov 16, 13:40 PM   Comments [0]

Math If is a positive integer, what is the least possible value of ? (1) (2)   Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - D - (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) GMAT Daily Deals Over 4 M students achieved educational...

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Monday Mail-Bag: Advice on Big Picture Issues That Impact GMAT Test Takers…

By - Nov 16, 10:39 AM   Comments [0]

This series of emails and PMs focuses on situations that many Test Takers face during their studies. The names of the original posters have been changed to protect their identities. Too Many CATs in Too Short a Period of Time Hey Rich, I’m in my last 2 weeks...

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Guiding Your Business School Recommenders

By - Nov 16, 06:43 AM   Comments [0]

As the majority of Round 2 deadlines are in early January, you should follow up with your recommenders now to ensure they are pacing themselves and won’t be crunched for time once all of the year-end craziness hits. These contacts are doing you a huge favor,...

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Chicago Booth Profile: Class of 2017

By - Nov 16, 03:51 AM   Comments [0]

Let’s take a look at this year's newest Chicago Booth class, the class of 2017… • Number of applications received - 4,286 • Average class size - 585 • Female students - 42% • Male students - 58% • Average student age - 27.8 years • Average years work experience - 5 • GMAT range - 570-780 • Average GMAT - 726 • GPA range (mid-80%) - 3.2-3.9 • Average GPA - 3.6 • U.S. minority students -...

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Linking Your Chicago Booth Presentation Essay to the School’s Introduction Content

By - Nov 16, 00:03 AM   Comments [0]

By Adam Hoff, Amerasia Consulting Group I have received the following question a lot lately: "Should my presentation reflect the ideas that Booth espouses when introducing the presentation question?"  The short answer is "yes," but the long answer is more complicated than that and is worthy...

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B-School Girl Reflects on Her Time at USC Marshall

By - Nov 15, 02:57 AM   Comments [0]

This interview is the latest in an Accepted.com blog series featuring interviews with MBA students, offering readers a behind-the-scenes look at top MBA programs. And now for a chat with B-School Girl, a recent graduate of UCS Marshall. (We first met B-School Girl two years ago –...

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