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By - Sep 27, 05:49 AM   Comments [0]

Take what you need: Considering an MBA or Masters program? Join us in NYC this Saturday at the QS MBA and Grad Tour. Senior MBA Consultants Seth Shapiro (HBS) and Doris Huang (Wharton) will be there to chat with you. Register for the MBA Tour HERE and...

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The Rise of the Dual Degree MBA

By - Sep 26, 05:32 AM   Comments [0]

Once upon a time, the Master’s degree was the prerogative of only the very ambitious. But since 2000, the number of Americans with a Master’s degree (or higher) has more than doubled, growing by about 60%.  While the MBA remains the most popular Master’s degree, it’s...

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Admissionado’s No-coach Guide to the GMAT

By - Sep 23, 15:47 PM   Comments [0]

The Graduate Management Admission Test, or GMAT, is one of the major requirements for applying to most MBA programs. Acing the GMAT is, of course, every applicant’s goal, and to be competitive for top MBA programs like Wharton and CBS, a score of around 730...

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The Possibilities are Endless with a Grad Degree

By - Sep 19, 04:22 AM   Comments [0]

Hey gang, check out this opportunity from our partners at QS! : Earn a salary boost, gain valuable leadership skills, or change career paths entirely; the possibilities are endless with a grad degree! Both the World’s Largest MBA Tour & the World’s Largest Grad School Tour are...

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Cost vs Benefit of an MBA

By - Sep 13, 07:57 AM   Comments [0]

Earning an MBA can be a very costly process, both in time and money. Many people jump into their MBA education without fully weighing the pros and cons. While an MBA may be extremely beneficial to many, it may not be worth the time and...

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Two MBA Tools to Get You Started This Application Season

By - Sep 12, 05:19 AM   Comments [0]

With over a decade in MBA admissions consulting, we’ve learned a thing or two (thousand) about what really matters when starting your MBA application process, and how to navigate it effectively. Here are two tools to help you get the process started:  School Selection One-Pager: This...

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What to Look for in MBA Faculty

By - Sep 11, 08:30 AM   Comments [0]

As you’re weighing the pros and cons of various MBA programs, you’ve probably come across some advice along the lines of “an MBA is all about the people, stupid!” This idea is generally correct: the professors you work with are a huge part of your...

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Which MBA Deadline Round is Best for you?

By - Sep 9, 07:53 AM   Comments [0]

Choosing the programs to apply to is one of the first steps you will take when you decide to go after an MBA degree. Alongside that difficult decision, you must also prioritize the schools on your list. This prioritization is exactly what you are doing...

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Berkeley (Haas) Essay Analysis 2019-2020

By - Sep 4, 07:20 AM   Comments [0]

Berkeley Haas announced their 2019-20 application essay prompts, and it’s a complete shake-up: two new topics for both required essays. We predict these new questions will be some of the harder ones on the circuit this year, particularly the enigmatic essay #1: What makes you feel...

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INSEAD Essay Analysis 2019-2020

By - Sep 2, 06:21 AM   Comments [0]

Ah, INSEAD, one of the longest applications in the MBA admissions world. This year the topics are more or less the same as last year… three main essays and a series of “job description” short answer questions that are basically little essays in themselves. It’s a...

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