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UC Berkeley Haas Appoints New Dean

By - Sep 18, 06:30 AM   Comments [0]

Ann E. Harrison, a Berkeley alumna and famed Wharton economist, will begin her tenure as the next dean of the Haas School of Business on January 1, 2019, reports a Haas press release. Harrison received her bachelor’s degree from UC Berkeley in 1982, where she double...

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How Do You Deal with Criticism? MBA Admissions Committees Want to Know

By - Sep 18, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

Many MBA essays ask you to write about a time you were given criticism and how you dealt with it. This may not be the kind of question you wished they had asked, but it is one that provides an excellent opportunity to show the...

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Dartmouth College (Tuck) Essay Analysis, 2018–2019

By - Sep 17, 13:25 PM   Comments [0]

As the Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth College enters its second full admissions season with Luke Anthony Peña at the helm as executive director of admissions and financial aid, we are not surprised to see a major overhaul in the program’s essay questions. What...

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8 Tips for Student Loan Refinancing

By - Sep 17, 11:54 AM   Comments [0]

Everyone loves a good deal, whether we’re talking about student loans or anything else. MBA students, in particular, tend to be money-savvy, and don’t want to pay more in interest than they need to. Is student loan refinancing, then, the best way for MBA students to...

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Maximize Your First Year at B-School

By - Sep 17, 07:25 AM   Comments [0]

If you’ll be earning your MBA as part of the Class of 2020, chances are that right now you’re enjoying your first days of class. During the months you toiled over your applications and then waited to hear back from admissions committees, you probably spent a...

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Make Me Forget About Your GMAT Score – Q&A with Kellogg’s MBA Gatekeeper

By - Sep 16, 09:23 AM   Comments [0]

Ahead of the CentreCourt MBA Festival in Chicago, Fortuna Admissions Director Matt Symonds catches up with Melissa Rapp, Director of Admissions for the full-time MBA program at Northwestern’s Kellogg School of Management Melissa Rapp, to share her insights and admissions advice. If we draw back the curtain...

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MBA Admissions Advice From The Kellogg Gatekeeper

By - Sep 16, 09:23 AM   Comments [0]

Ahead of the CentreCourt MBA Festival in Chicago, Fortuna Admissions Director Matt Symonds catches up with Melissa Rapp, Director of Admissions for the full-time MBA program at Northwestern’s Kellogg School of Management Melissa Rapp, to share her insights and admissions advice. If we draw back the curtain...

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The Most Important Asset in Grad School Applications: Time [Episode 276]

By - Sep 16, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

The Most Important Asset in Grad School Applications: Time [Show Summary] This episode is devoted to how the precious and finite asset of time can help you get accepted when applying to graduate schools. Linda Abraham, Founder of Accepted, Discusses the Importance of Following a Graduate Application...

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Columbia Business School Admissions Director Answers Applicant Questions

By - Sep 15, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

Our AMA (Ask Me Anything) with Columbia Business School’s Director of Admissions, Emily French Thomas, was fantastic! After outlining the application process and providing some great tips for success, she answered participants’ questions and really gave participants the inside scoop. If you missed the AMA, or...

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SMU Cox School Fall 2019 MBA Application Deadlines

By - Sep 14, 11:07 AM   Comments [0]

The following are the MBA application deadlines for the full-time, two-year MBA program at SMU Cox School of Business. Round 1 Application due: October 15, 2018 Round 2 Application due: December 3, 2018 Round 3 Application due: January 7, 2019 Round 4* Application due:  March 4, 2019 *Final deadline for international applicants Round 5 Application due:...

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