Don’t Miss Out! Live Q&A with MBA Experts Discussing the Effects of Test-Optional Applications

By - May 12, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

Our live Q&A session, Applying to Business School in a Test-Optional Application Surge, is airing soon. If you haven’t reserved your spot yet, we’d hate for you to miss out! Click here to register now, and join us on Wednesday, May 12th at 10am PT/1pm ET. It’s hard to say...

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IE International MBA Essay Tips & Deadlines

By - May 11, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

If you’re seeking an international education in an innovative new facility in the middle of a European city’s financial district, then you should consider applying to the International MBA program at Madrid’s IE Business School. Scheduled to open in September 2021, the new IE Tower...

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Columbia MBA and Booth EMBA Deadlines Extended for the 2021 Application Cycle

By - May 10, 06:30 AM   Comments [0]

Wishing you’d gotten it together to start your desired program this year (after all, who knows what things will look like a year from now)? Feeling a surge of fresh energy to tackle the application process this spring, rather than wait till late summer/fall?  Good news: 2 important graduate business...

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MBA Test Waivers: Challenge or Opportunity?

By - May 10, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

With many more MBA programs choosing to waive the requirement that applicants submit GMAT or GRE scores this cycle, there is bound to be an increase in applications. Whether that translates to reduced odds of acceptance or not remains to be seen.  After removing the test...

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M7 MBA Programs: Everything You Need to Know in 2021

By - May 4, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

What are the M7 business schools? Harvard Business SchoolStanford Graduate School of BusinessMIT Sloan School of ManagementNorthwestern University’s Kellogg School of ManagementUniversity of Chicago’s Booth School of BusinessWharton School at the University of PennsylvaniaColumbia Business School Talk about diversity! Seven distinct, vivid cultures – each with its...

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How Will MBA Programs Going “Test-Optional” Affect Your Chances?

By - May 2, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

The COVID-19 pandemic has left an indelible mark on pretty much every facet of society. This application cycle, more and more MBA programs are electing to waive the GMAT or GRE test as a requirement for applicants. How will this affect acceptance rates? On Wednesday, May...

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Should You Take the GRE or GMAT for Test-Optional MBA Programs?

By - May 1, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

Among the major disruptions of the coronavirus era was last year’s shuttering of nearly all colleges and universities, as well as in-person admissions testing centers. For MBA hopefuls, online-proctored GRE and GMAT tests experienced technical difficulties, calling into question many of the test results. Additionally, online...

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From the Mouths of MBA Adcom Members: How to Get Accepted

By - Apr 27, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

Looking for the best possible admissions advice? How about admissions advice from the admission committee members themselves? Linda Abraham, founder of Accepted and host of the Admissions Straight Talk Podcast has a collection of highly enlightening interviews with directors of admissions and adcom members of top business schools! Listen in...

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Dartmouth Tuck MBA Class Profile: Class of 2022

By - Apr 26, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

Here is a look at Dartmouth Tuck’s class of 2022 profile, taken from the  Tuck website. Personal profile Class of 2022 enrollment: 289Average months of pre-MBA employment: 63Students with partners: 30%Students with children: 4%Women: 49%U.S. minorities (among all students): 22%U.S. minorities (among U.S. students): 32%International students: 37% Students’ citizenship (dual citizens are counted in both countries) U.S. and...

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Which MBA Program is Right for Me? The Ultimate Guide to Choosing an MBA Program

By - Apr 23, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

In 20+ years of MBA admissions consulting, I have found that otherwise highly capable and focused people often flounder when creating their target list of business schools. I’ve heard things like: “I’m just applying to all the top ten.” Top ten according to what source? Or: “I...

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