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What To Do Now That You’ve Submitted Your MBA Application

By - Nov 6, 07:29 AM   Comments [0]

You’ve logged long hours at work to keep clients happy, agonized over essays, juggled GMAT study sessions amid competing priorities, and exhausted loved ones with your seemingly obsessive commitment to perfecting your business school application. Finally, you’ve hit submit. Now what? First, congratulations – what an...

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Mock Wharton Team-Based Discussion Anyone?

By - Nov 6, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

“Chance favors the prepared mind” said Louis Pasteur, and I agree. Don’t leave your Wharton Team-Based Discussion to fickle chance. It’s your chance to show the adcom what you’ll contribute to Wharton – an opportunity you truly don’t want to miss. Prepare for it with Accepted’s...

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The Economist 2017 Full-Time MBA Rankings

By - Nov 5, 07:00 AM   Comments [0]

The Economist has released its annual international ranking of full-time MBA programs based on data collected during spring 2017. Two surveys were used: 1) The first was completed by schools with eligible programs which covered quantitative subjects and accounted for 80% of the ranking. 2)...

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What is the Chicago Booth Adcom Looking For?

By - Nov 5, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

What is the adcom really looking for? They want to understand your goals, and they want to see that you’re a great fit for their program. If “fit” sounds like a nebulous concept to you, you’re not alone. That enigmatic word is one reason why we’ve...

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MIT Sloan Master in Finance: How to Get In! [Episode 231]

By - Nov 5, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

This week we are pleased to welcome Heidi Pickett, Director of the MIT Sloan Master of Finance Program. Heidi worked in financial services for 20 years before becoming Director of this program in 2011. She fills us in on what the program is looking for...

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Chicago Booth Gets $5 Million Gift for Private Equity Education

By - Nov 3, 07:12 AM   Comments [0]

Students and alumni at the University of Chicago Booth School of Business who are interested in private equity will now have an expanded suite of programming opportunities thanks to a $5 million gift from Chicago Booth alumnus Raymond Svider. Svider’s gift will establish the Svider Private...

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Chicago Booth’s Class of 2019 Profile

By - Nov 3, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

Here’s a look at who makes up Chicago Booth’s class of 2019, taken from the Booth website: • Class size: 582 • Average GPA: 3.6 • GPA range: 2.72-4.0 • Average student age: 28 • Countries represented: 59 • U.S. minority students: 27% • International students: 36% • Gender: 40% female, 60% male •...

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What the Changes in Wharton’s Application Process Mean for Round 2 Applicants

By - Nov 3, 04:37 AM   Comments [0]

EXPARTUS MBA Admissions Consulting%%www.expartus.com%% Are you thinking of applying for a Wharton MBA? With Round 1 rejections and interview invitations rolling out this week, now is the time for candidates to start seriously preparing for their Round 2 applications. While the essays questions that Wharton asks have...

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3 Reasons to Earn an MBA Outside the U.S.

By - Nov 2, 07:46 AM   Comments [0]

This post originally appeared on Stacy’s ‘Strictly Business’ MBA blog on U.S. News It seems there’s never been a better time to consider pursuing an MBA abroad. According to the Graduate Management Admission Council’s recently released “Application Trends Survey Report,” in 2017 a majority of business school programs in Europe, Canada,...

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With the “Chicago Approach,” Who Gets into Booth?

By - Nov 2, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

This is part 2 in a series about the “Chicago Approach.” If you missed part 1, check it out here. Introducing 4 Chicago Booth Students: Qi: A female Chinese investment banker (who is also a fashion blogger). Goals: A leadership role in Chinese PE or VC focusing...

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