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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’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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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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University of Washington Foster School of Business MBA Essay Tips & Deadlines

By - Oct 30, 06:45 AM   Comments [0]

Are you seeking an MBA program with a strong record of job placement in the technology industry or consulting? Then the University of Washington Foster School of Business may make an excellent choice for you. A full 52% of the class of 2016 joined the...

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MBA Funding for International Students: On Demand Webinar!

By - Oct 30, 06:30 AM   Comments [0]

If you missed our special webinar on The Six Steps to Understanding International Student Loans, don’t worry – you can now view it free, on-demand! International students face a special set of challenges when it comes to financing business school abroad. To help you through this...

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5 Steps to Follow After You Receive Your MBA Interview Invite

By - Oct 30, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

Congratulations! You have made it through one colossal hurdle. Follow these 5 steps to best prepare for the next stage of the MBA admissions process: 1. Relax! Take a deep breath. Anxiety will not help you in the interview or for your next step in the process:...

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1 Doctor, 2 Entrepreneurs: Eliza Morrison & Andrew Nimmich [Episode 230]

By - Oct 29, 06:30 AM   Comments [0]

Meet Eliza Morrison and M4 Andrew Nimmich, the CEOs of Tutor the People and Nerdly. Both of today’s guests attended the College of Charleston in South Carolina where Eliza Morrison majored in French, Russian and Comparative Literature. Andrew Nimmich also attended the College of Charleston and...

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The Chicago Booth Approach – and You

By - Oct 29, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

Booth wants its graduates to “shape the future,” nothing less – that quote is right on its website. And this aim drives its unique approach that rests on 3 core components: • Analytic inquiry • Intellectual freedom • Collaborative community Well, some of these words we see a lot...

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