Applications

Is MIT the Hardest U.S. EMBA Program To Access?

By - Dec 28, 12:27 PM   Comments [0]

Is MIT the hardest U.S. EMBA program to access? Many observers would say yes, for multiple reasons. • No standardized test – broader pool. MIT's EMBA program does not require any standardized test for admission, therefore it attracts a broader range of applicants than...

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Columbia EMBA NY-Saturdays Deadline 5 Weeks Away: How to Prepare

By - Dec 28, 12:21 PM   Comments [0]

Columbia Business School’s NY-Saturdays EMBA program has its final submission deadline for the 2019-2020 admissions cycle on February 8, 2020 – approximately five weeks away. Columbia operates with rolling admission, which means that it reviews applications as they are submitted. So, you should try to...

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Success Possible at Wharton, Columbia after HBS Rejection?

By - Dec 28, 12:18 PM   Comments [0]

One question I receive from candidates frequently at this time of year, after HBS releases its Round 1 admissions decisions, is whether it is possible for a good candidate to achieve admissions success at top schools like Wharton, Columbia, Booth, Kellogg, Berkeley, or Tuck in...

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HBS Essay: “I’m Stuck!!!” Don’t Panic… Some Advice

By - Dec 28, 12:14 PM   Comments [0]

As I am sure you have noticed, the clock is tick tick ticking and the final HBS admissions deadline for 2019-2020 is zooming up. You are not alone if you procrastinated finishing your HBS essay, reasoning that during your winter break you would have quality...

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6 Weeks to Wharton EMBA Final Deadline (Feb 5): How to Prepare

By - Dec 28, 12:07 PM   Comments [0]

The second and last of Wharton's deadlines for the 2019-2020 EMBA admissions cycle is on February 5, 2020 – only six weeks away. You have plenty to do to prepare for a successful admissions outcome. Since many candidates will try to use their winter break...

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What to Do if You’re Rejected from Grad School

By - Dec 26, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

By now, many of you have received answers from early application efforts – either you got in…or you didn’t. If you got in, congrats – you probably feel amazing! However, if you face a fistful or rejections or waitlist notifications, then it’s normal and ok to...

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INSEAD Announces Opening of First Permanent North American Facility

By - Dec 24, 06:30 AM   Comments [0]

According to their website, INSEAD will be opening the INSEAD San Francisco Hub for Business Innovation in 2020. The downtown San Francisco facility will join campuses in Europe (Fontainebleau), Asia (Singapore), and the Middle East (Abu Dhabi), ensuring INSEAD’s position as a global program. Students at INSEAD’s...

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Get Accepted to Columbia – On-Demand Webinar!

By - Dec 23, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

If you missed Get Accepted to Columbia, don’t worry! It’s now available on-demand for anytime viewing. With Accepted’s founder Linda Abraham as your guide, you’ll learn what your CBS application needs to accomplish – and how to impress the adcom. Linda will walk you through each element of...

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HKUST MBA Application Essay Tips & Deadlines [2019 – 2020]

By - Dec 20, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

Applicants seeking an MBA with high placement rates throughout Asia may find HKUST the perfect fit for their needs. HKUST offers two options for its MBA: a 16-month option that offers hopeful career switchers the opportunity to hold an internship in their target industry and...

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UVA Darden Executive MBA Application Tips & Deadlines [2019 – 2020]

By - Dec 19, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

Darden’s website is very user-friendly in terms of support for developing your application overall and your essays specifically. I can’t top it, so I’ll present a couple of key points from it that I consider essential to successful Darden EMBA essays. First, “An effective application is...

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