Admission Consultants

Wharton Interview Team-Based Discussions – What To Expect And How To Prepare

By - Nov 9, 11:21 AM   Comments [0]

Wharton recently announced their round 1 interview decisions, and as former Director of MBA Admissions at Wharton, I can share my understanding of what the school is looking for in the team-based discussions (Wharton’s interview style) which will begin soon. The team-based discussion is a format that...

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The Best GMAT Prep Courses for MBA Applicants

By - Nov 9, 05:00 AM   Comments [0]

EXPARTUS MBA Admissions Consulting%%www.expartus.com%% Is business school on the horizon for you? Before you can jump into preparing your MBA application, you need to take an entrance exam. If, like many applicants, it’s been a while since you’ve taken a multi-hour standardized test, preparing for a...

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Tips for the Wharton Team-Based Discussion Interview

By - Nov 8, 17:37 PM   Comments [0]

Congratulations, you have been invited to interview at Wharton! Making it this far in the business school application process is a HUGE win, but preparing for the unique Team-Based Discussion presents new challenges. Stratus Prep offers the following tips for the Wharton Team-Based Discussion Interview:...

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Working An MBA Into Your Work-Life Balance

By - Nov 8, 14:23 PM   Comments [2]

When it comes to pursuing an MBA degree, there are substantial time and financial commitments involved that can make it difficult to achieve a suitable work-life balance. One source notes that it can cost between $30,000 to $90,000 annually — and possibly even more at private...

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Generous Gift Will Fund NYU Stern School’s New Program for Military Veterans

By - Nov 8, 11:05 AM   Comments [0]

New York University’s Stern School of Business has received a $15 million endowment gift from alumnus Lorenzo Fertitta (MBA ’93) and brother Frank J. Fertitta III to create a new program exclusively for U.S. military veteran and active duty students who will be entering the school’s...

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Guiding Your MBA Recommenders

By - Nov 7, 11:13 AM   Comments [0]

As the majority of Round 2 deadlines are in early January, you should plan to reach out to your recommenders soon to ensure they are pacing themselves and won’t be crunched for time once all of the year-end craziness hits. These contacts are doing you a...

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NYU Stern Langone MBA Essay Tips & Deadlines

By - Nov 6, 12:44 PM   Comments [0]

The two Stern Langone part-time MBA essays, together, cover “the whole you” – your professional side and your non-work side. And they require you to address both highly structured, specific questions (essay 1) and very open, “free form” questions (essay 2). The applicants who can...

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HKUST MBA Essay Tips and Deadlines

By - Nov 6, 01:03 AM   Comments [0]

Applicants seeking an MBA with high placement rates throughout Asia may find HKUST the perfect fit for their needs. The Financial Times ranks HKUST #14 in the world, and 58% of the class successfully changes functions and/or industries following the program. A full 45% of...

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How to Find Your Business School Best Fit: Hear it From the Alumnae

By - Nov 4, 12:58 PM   Comments [0]

If you plan to be in the New York City area on Thursday November 17th, I invite you to join us for an SBC Consulting-sponsored event, B-School: Finding an A+ Fit. Whether you are currently in the process of applying to business school or would like...

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Saïd Adds Scholarship for Chinese Students

By - Nov 4, 05:00 AM   Comments [0]

EXPARTUS MBA Admissions Consulting%%www.expartus.com%% Recently, top business schools have been increasingly proactive about drawing international students to their campuses, including by adding more scholarships specifically for international students. Cue Oxford University’s Saïd School of Business introducing a new scholarship for Chinese MBA students. The school announced the...

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