Chicago Booth Gets $5 Million Gift for Private Equity Education

By - Nov 3, 07:12 AM   Comments [0]

Students and alumni at the University of Chicago Booth School of Business who are interested in private equity will now have an expanded suite of programming opportunities thanks to a $5 million gift from Chicago Booth alumnus Raymond Svider. Svider’s gift will establish the Svider Private...

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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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What the Changes in Wharton’s Application Process Mean for Round 2 Applicants

By - Nov 3, 04:37 AM   Comments [0]

EXPARTUS MBA Admissions Are you thinking of applying for a Wharton MBA? With Round 1 rejections and interview invitations rolling out this week, now is the time for candidates to start seriously preparing for their Round 2 applications. While the essays questions that Wharton asks have...

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Demystifying Online MBA and Full-Time MBA Rankings [Infographic]

By - Nov 2, 09:29 AM   Comments [0]

The graphic below provides an overview of how five major publications, largely considered the most reputable, are ranking the world’s MBA programs — both online and on campus. Brought to you by MBA@Syracuse: Online MBA

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3 Reasons to Earn an MBA Outside the U.S.

By - Nov 2, 07:46 AM   Comments [0]

This post originally appeared on Stacy’s ‘Strictly Business’ MBA blog on U.S. News It seems there’s never been a better time to consider pursuing an MBA abroad. According to the Graduate Management Admission Council’s recently released “Application Trends Survey Report,” in 2017 a majority of business school programs in Europe, Canada,...

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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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MBAnalysis Blog: Crazy Times for a WI MBA – 5 Reasons to Go!

By - Nov 1, 11:31 AM   Comments [0]

In the course of less than two weeks, the University of Wisconsin School of Business has gone from making plans to shutter its full-time MBA program to embracing it. Specifically, on October 25, Dean Anne P. Massey committed to “strengthening the full-time MBA experience.” This...

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Former AdCom Officers Have Some Advice for You

By - Nov 1, 07:38 AM   Comments [0]

Did you know that Stacy Blackman Consulting has former admissions officers from all of the top MBA programs on our team? Well, we do! Our ex-adcom consultants help with Flight Test™ reviews for each of our All-In clients, contribute their inside knowledge of the admissions process...

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The Economist’s 2017 MBA Rankings

By - Nov 1, 04:00 AM   Comments [0]

EXPARTUS MBA Admissions The Economist has released its 2017 ranking of full-time MBA programs. This year, Kellogg has grabbed the number one spot. Overall, the top ten are: – Kellogg School of Management – Booth School of Business – Harvard Business School – The Wharton School – Stanford Graduate School of Business – UCLA Anderson School of...

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The Bigger Picture: Hard Work – To Be Effective It Must Be Ugly

By - Oct 31, 05:00 AM   Comments [0]

Most of us know the feeling; it’s one I associate with new year’s resolutions. You’ve decided to begin drafting your HBS application or start a new diet, a new non-profit venture or a new exercise routine. You are finally going to begin writing your novel,...

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