Applications

How Will Coronavirus Impact Testing? [GRE, GMAT, LSAT, MCAT, ACT, SAT, TOEFL]

By - Mar 24, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

As part of the global effort to contain the spread of COVID-19, many businesses and universities have closed down or are functioning remotely. Additionally, numerous test sites have been closed and test dates or rescheduled. Here is the most up-to-date information on admissions tests and their...

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Columbia Business School Extends Application Deadline to June 1

By - Mar 23, 09:30 AM   Comments [0]

Coronavirus and fears of the unknown future have prompted Columbia Business School to extend their application deadline for the August 2020 entering class to June 1, 2020. Assistant Dean for Admissions, Amanda B. Carlson, states that this uncertainty may be a barrier to applying to b-school. “You...

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Don’t Let Low Stats Derail Your MBA Dreams

By - Mar 19, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

No matter where you are in the MBA application process, your GPA and GMAT score are going to play a large role in whether or not you get accepted. But if your stats aren’t as impressive as you’d like them to be, you don’t have...

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A Roadmap for Future Application Success

By - Mar 17, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

Our 7 Steps to MBA Acceptance in 2021 webinar was well-attended and incredibly engaging. We’re confident that everyone who joined us walked away more prepared to ace their MBA applications.  If you weren’t able to make it, don’t worry! The session is now available for free, on-demand viewing....

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Thriving in Medical School, in Business School, and as a Professional Athlete [Episode 355]

By - Mar 15, 07:30 AM   Comments [0]

Future orthopedic surgeon, MD/MBA Aiming for olympic fencing [Show summary] You think you have a lot to do? Our guest today is an MD/MBA student who happens to be training to join the U.S. Olympic fencing team and compete this summer in Tokyo. How does she...

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Chicago Booth EMBA Class Profile [June 2019 Incoming Class]

By - Mar 15, 07:00 AM   Comments [0]

Here’s a look at the Chicago Booth EMBA class of June 2019 incoming students taken from the Booth website.  Chicago Booth EMBA class stats Total number of students: 240 Nationalities represented: 48 Average years of work experience: 13 Students with advanced degrees: 121 Average age: 37 Gender:  Male: 78%Female: 22% Average GMAT score: 683 Average Executive...

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Chicago Booth EMBA Class Profile [June 2019 Incoming Class]

By - Mar 15, 06:30 AM   Comments [0]

Here’s a look at the Chicago Booth EMBA class of June 2019 incoming students taken from the Booth website.  Chicago Booth EMBA class stats Total number of students: 240 Nationalities represented: 48 Average years of work experience: 13 Students with advanced degrees: 121 Average age: 37 Gender:  Male: 78%Female: 22% Average GMAT score: 683 Average Executive...

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Ace Your Summer Business Internship: Tips for College Students

By - Mar 10, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

This post is aimed at college sophomores and juniors who are thinking about earning an MBA in the future, and who will be working as an intern this coming summer. In my opinion, there isn’t a better way to test out your career interests than by working in...

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Wharton Appoints First Female and First African American Dean

By - Mar 9, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

Penn President Amy Gutmann and Provost Wendell Pritchett have announced that Erika H. James will assume the post of Wharton’s dean, effective July 1, 2020. According to the Wharton website, James is looking forward to the change: “This is an exciting time to be in business education....

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Wake Up to Your Amazing Career Possibilities [Episode 354]

By - Mar 8, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

Woken awakes you to meaningful career opportunities [Show summary] Are you wondering what your career path should be? How to create it? Our guest today is an NYU Stern MBA and associate-certified coach who is also providing assistance with career services at Columbia Business School. In addition,...

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