Admission Consultants

Ramp Up Extracurriculars Before Round 1 Deadlines

By - Apr 28, 11:50 AM   Comments [0]

This post originally appeared on Stacy’s “Strictly Business” MBA Blog on U.S.News. If you’ve been holed up in your office for the past three years, you may not have realized that volunteer experience and extracurricular interests are a crucial aspect of your business school application profile. Now...

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How To Get More Women In MBA Programs

By - Apr 28, 04:03 AM   Comments [0]

The trends hold true in both the C-Suite and business school — there still aren’t enough women. That’s why MBA programs are scrambling to attract more female candidates and searching for more effective ways to do it. Efforts to attract high-caliber candidates include adapting to the...

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A Look at One Successful HBS Applicant

By - Apr 27, 13:53 PM   Comments [0]

Prospective applicants always wants to know how to land a seat at the (usually) top-ranked MBA program in the land, Harvard Business School. If that sounds like you, then check out the recent piece in BusinessInsider profiling first-year MBA student Ayse Baybars and her journey to...

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Peking University Opening Business School Campus in Oxford

By - Apr 27, 04:00 AM   Comments [0]

EXPARTUS MBA Admissions Consulting%%www.expartus.com%% Peking University’s HSBC Business School has acquired a property in Oxford, England that it will use to launch an overseas campus. When the campus opens in summer of 2018, the business school will become the first in China to launch a campus...

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6 Things to Do in May While You Wait for MBA Essay Prompts

By - Apr 26, 13:20 PM   Comments [0]

As the weather gets nicer, it may be harder to focus on your applications, but there’s so much you can be doing in May to make it easier on you in the coming months. Here are some things you can be focused on this month:...

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Leadership at Goizueta Gets a Lift Thanks to Delta Gift

By - Apr 26, 12:46 PM   Comments [0]

A $3.5 million gift from The Delta Air Lines Foundation to Emory’s Goizueta Business School will endow the Delta Leadership Coaching Fellows Program, an experiential and peer-to-peer education initiative, the school recently announced. A portion of the gift will also go toward the creation of the...

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What to do About a Low GPA, an Encore [Episode 201]

By - Apr 26, 07:20 AM   Comments [0]

Many of you are planning ahead for your first application this summer and fall. Others are concerned that you may need to reapply because the news you’ve received so far isn’t what you wanted. In either case, if your grades are a concern, this podcast...

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The Most Important Thing You Can Do This Week If You’re Worried About Your GMAT/GRE

By - Apr 26, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

Applying to b-school is a challenging process – all the more so if you have any weaknesses in your profile, such as a low undergrad GPA or weak GMAT. It’s important to have a strategy, and really understand your own profile – and the role...

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The MBA Dual-degree Program Roundup – Part 2

By - Apr 26, 04:00 AM   Comments [0]

EXPARTUS MBA Admissions Consulting%%www.expartus.com%% Our previous blog looked at dual degree options at eight top business schools: Booth, Columbia, Fuqua, Haas, Harvard, IE, INSEAD, and Kellogg. This week, we’re covering nine more. Is an MBA dual-degree program the right choice for you? When it comes to dual-degree programs...

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Applying to B-School With a Low GMAT Score [Short Video]

By - Apr 25, 15:45 PM   Comments [0]

Do you have a low GMAT score but want to get accepted to a top business school? That is a tall order. Check out Linda Abraham's advice for this difficult predicament: For more in-depth advice, register for our webinar, Get Accepted to B-School With Low Stats. Get...

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