Applications

Kellogg MBA Class of 2021 Profile

By - Dec 17, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

Here’s a look at the Kellogg class of 2021 profile, taken from the Kellogg website. Class size: 474Average age: 27Work experience average: 5 yearsWork experience range (middle 80%): 3.5-7Women: 43%International students: 32%U.S. minority students: 26%Average GPA: 3.6GMAT average: 730GMAT range: 620-780 Undergraduate majors MajorPercentEconomics/Business49%STEM29%Humanities24% Industry background IndustryPercentConsulting27%Financial Services19%Tech/Communications14%Other13%Government/Education/Nonprofit8%Health/Bio5%Consumer Products4%Energy4%Manufacturing3%Military3% Watch: Kate Smith, Assistant Dean of Admissions & Financial Aid at the Kellogg...

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Yale School of Management Receives Its Largest Gift Ever of $100 Million

By - Dec 16, 06:30 AM   Comments [0]

According to the Yale School of Management (SOM) website, the $100 million gift from the Broad Foundation will be used to develop research, teaching, and policy initiatives that will make the top leaders in America’s public school systems more effective. The Broad Center at Yale SOM...

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Cornell EMBA Application Essay Tips & Deadlines [2019 – 2020]

By - Dec 16, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

The Cornell Executive MBA Program has three required essay questions, and the word count for all three is short. While no one is going to be counting individual words, the short word count guideline is a clear indicator that you should work on clarity of thought...

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Entrepreneurship at HBS: How Stride will Help You Fund Your Future [Episode 341]

By - Dec 15, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

Learn about HBS 2+2 from Tess Michaels, entrepreneur and HBS 2+2 student [Show Summary] Stride Funding is an innovative start-up that is revolutionizing student financing with income share arrangements instead of traditional student loans. Today Linda talks to Tess Michaels, founder of Stride Funding, and second-year student...

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Wharton MBA Class of 2021 Profile

By - Dec 12, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

Here’s a look at the Wharton MBA class of 2021 profile, taken from the Wharton website. Percent female: 47%International students: 30%U.S. students of color: 36% (students of African-American, Asian-American, Native American/Alaska Native, Native Hawaiian descent & multiethnic backgrounds)LGBT students: 5%Countries represented: 64Work experience (overall range): 0-16 yearsMean years work experience: 5GMAT score (overall range): 540-790GMAT...

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Last Call! Get Accepted to Columbia

By - Dec 10, 06:30 AM   Comments [0]

There is still time to participate in our Get Accepted to Columbia webinar, where Accepted founder Linda Abraham will share a proven strategy for application success and guide you through each part of the CBS application. When you’re applying to a program as competitive as CBS,...

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Writing About Overcoming Obstacles in Your Application Essays

By - Dec 10, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

What does the adcom actually want to know about the challenges you’ve overcome? In this short video, Linda Abraham shares the answer to this often-asked question: Why obstacles? When applicants write about their accomplishments, whether in personal statements for graduate school or in b-school essays that ask for greatest accomplishments,...

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Eli’s Journey to Columbia B-School and His Passion for Being at the Very Center of Business

By - Dec 9, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

Learn how real students and recent grads have navigated their way through the business school admissions process and b-school itself with our What is Business School Really Like? series. Meet Eli, a first-year MBA student at Columbia Business School with unique international experience. Eli, thank you for sharing your...

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How to Present a Winning Wharton Application [Episode 342]

By - Dec 8, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

Learn what makes an applicant stand out at Wharton [Show Summary] What is Wharton looking for? What about its new deferred admission programs? Most importantly, what do you need to do to get in? If these questions reside in your head, listen in! Wharton’s Director of Admissions,...

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Yale School of Management MBA Class of 2021 Profile

By - Dec 6, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

Here is a look at Yale SOM’s class of 2021 profile, taken from the Yale SOM website. Total enrollment: 345Women: 42%International passport holders: 44% (includes U.S. permanent residents and dual citizens)U.S. Students of Color: 29% (includes U.S. citizens and permanent residents who identify as Asian, Black, Hispanic/Latino, Native American/Islander, or Multiethnic)Underrepresented...

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