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Michigan Ross Prepares Students for Cutting-Edge Fintech Careers

By - Sep 29, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

Through a partnership with Chicago-based PEAK6, the University of Michigan Ross School of Business has announced a new program whose main goal will be to produce a strong pipeline of students knowledgeable about technology and finance. The Fintech Initiative is the newest example of Michigan Ross changing...

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Forbes 2019 Best Business Schools: Booth Tops the List

By - Sep 27, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

Forbes has released its 2019 rankings of full-time MBA programs in the U.S. and one-year programs internationally. These rankings are based on responses from more than 100 schools and 17,500 alumni around the world. Graduates’ earnings in their first five years after graduation from business school were...

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Generic-itis Prevention [Warning: If Untreated, Can Cause Rejection]

By - Sep 25, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

Each year, Accepted consultants are witnessing a recurring epidemic. And it’s worse than you can imagine: Generic-itis. What generic-itis looks like Here is an example of a severe case of generic-–itis that I drafted based on several different examples I recently read, along with 25 years of...

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A Glimpse into the MIT MFin Experience of an International Student

By - Sep 24, 06:30 AM   Comments [0]

Learn how real students navigate their way through the business school admissions process and b-school itself with our What is Graduate School Really Like? series. Meet Dave, a math buff, beekeeper, and recent graduate of MIT’s Master’s in Finance program Dave, thank you for sharing your story with us! Congratulations...

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Yale’s School of Management Increases Financial Aid to Veterans

By - Sep 24, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

According to Yale Daily News, the School of Management is the first private business school in the U.S. to provide a complete subsidy for tuition and fees to eligible vets admitted to the MBA program. Eligible vets must have had at least three years of service...

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Two Grad School Applicants Walk Into a Bar…

By - Sep 22, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

This might be a great opening line for a comedy night at a university student center, but can you use humor in a graduate school application essay? Should you even try? The answer is…maybe. If you have a funny bone, use it If you can use humor effectively,...

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What to Include in Your Admissions Resume

By - Sep 19, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

I suggest that applicants begin assembling materials for their applications as early as possible in advance of admissions deadlines. One of the first items you should start working on is your resume, a document that all professionals should always have updated and at the ready. 6 tips...

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A Bain Consultant-Turned Wharton MBA Starts Her Own Business [Episode 329]

By - Sep 15, 18:00 PM   Comments [0]

Interview with Andie Kaplan, Wharton MBA student and founder of ConnectEd [Show summary] Andie Kaplan had an undergraduate degree in business, but knew she needed more formal training to successfully launch her own business, and one year into her MBA at Wharton, she has done just that!...

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Cornell Johnson College of Business MBA Essay Tips & Deadlines [2019 – 2020]

By - Sep 12, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

If you are looking for a small MBA class in an idyllic location with warm and genuine classmates, then Cornell Johnson may be your program. While Johnson places the largest portion of its class in the financial industry after graduation (29% of the class of 2018), 22%...

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A Harvard PhD Student and Admissions Consultant Shares Her Story [Episode 328]

By - Sep 8, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

Interview with Rachel Slutsky, Accepted admissions consultant [Show summary] Want to know what makes for stupendous statements of purpose or impressive MBA essays? Our guest, and recent addition to Accepted’s team of consultants, is an expert at both. But, for some of you her main claim...

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