Admission Consultants

MBAnalysis Blog: Four Tips as You Consider ROI on an MBA

By - Oct 23, 08:40 AM   Comments [0]

For many business school candidates, the issue of ROI on your MBA is paramount. After all, why pay a huge amount for a degree that isn’t going to pay off financially? While I appreciate the question, I find it overly simplistic; particularly as you are...

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MIT Sloan Executive MBA Essay Tips & Deadlines

By - Oct 23, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

These essay questions show that MIT seeks applicants who have the judgment and practical skills to take on the challenges that will fly at them as they re-define industries and functions. Applicants who push the boundary of what’s possible and provide “principled leadership” amidst a...

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15 Reasons MBA Applicants are Rejected

By - Oct 22, 06:30 AM   Comments [0]

If you are reading this, you are most likely considering applying or in the midst of applying to business school. Your goal is to be admitted, of course, and eliminate any obvious reasons to be rejected. What follows are several of the common reasons people...

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Do You Fit With Cornell Johnson? [Episode 229]

By - Oct 22, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

It gives me great pleasure to have for the first time on AST, Judi Byers, the Executive Director of Admissions & Financial Aid at Johnson School of Management at Cornell University. Judi earned her bachelors degree and masters degrees from American University in Washington DC....

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HBX to Offer Separate Certificate Courses Previously in CORe Program

By - Oct 20, 12:01 PM   Comments [0]

Harvard Business School’s digital learning initiative HBX has announced the launch of three new 8-week online certificate programs—Business Analytics, Economics for Managers, and Financial Accounting. The content in these programs has previously been available only as part of HBX’s three-course Credential of Readiness (CORe) program,...

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Early Career Applicants: Know the Right Time to Get an MBA

By - Oct 19, 11:38 AM   Comments [0]

This post originally appeared on Stacy’s ‘Strictly Business’ MBA blog on U.S. News Prospective business school applicants always want to know when it’s best to pursue an MBA, but there’s no one-size-fits-all answer. In the past, business schools required applicants to have a standard four to six years of job experience...

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What are Interest Rates and APR? (And Why are They Important?)

By - Oct 19, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

  Let’s face it: education is expensive. And that’s before adding in an international component. Few students can afford the cost of attendance with the money that’s sitting in their bank accounts – their bank, their parent’s bank, and the accounts of half a dozen close friends...

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Answers to Key Questions MBA Applicants Have

By - Oct 19, 04:00 AM   Comments [0]

EXPARTUS MBA Admissions Consulting%%www.expartus.com%% In the twenty years I have been in the admissions business I have come across many interesting questions from applicants. I’m sometimes struck by the wrong perception applicants have and I’ll highlight some of the important ones that I believe serious business...

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Interview Advice from MIT Sloan Admissions

By - Oct 18, 10:29 AM   Comments [0]

It’s MBA interview season at MIT Sloan School of Management, and Dawna Levenson, Director of Admissions, has some tips to help nervous applicants prepare for the experience. In a  recent post on the admissions blog, Levenson noted that the MIT Sloan adcomm plans to interview around 20–25%...

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How to Check That You Have Written an Amazing MBA Application Essay

By - Oct 18, 04:00 AM   Comments [0]

EXPARTUS MBA Admissions Consulting%%www.expartus.com%% It might feel like your business school application essay can never be good enough. So how do you know when you’ve got an essay that’s ready for showtime? Every B-school application essay is different, but there are some key requirements an essay has...

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