Posts Tagged ‘business school selection’

From the Mouths of MBA Adcom Members: How to Get Accepted

By - Jan 23, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

Looking for the best possible admissions advice? How about admissions advice from the admission committee members themselves? Linda Abraham, founder of Accepted and host of the Admissions Straight Talk Podcast has a collection of highly enlightening interviews with directors of admissions and adcom members of top business schools! Listen in...

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Which MBA Program is Right for Me? The Ultimate Guide to Choosing an MBA Program

By - Jan 21, 18:30 PM   Comments [0]

In 18+ years of MBA admissions consulting, I have found that otherwise highly capable and focused people often basically wing it when it comes to creating their target list of business schools. I’ve heard things like: “I’m just applying to all the top ten.” Top ten according...

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7 Ways to Make the Most of B-School Visits, Fairs & Receptions

By - Jan 16, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

Applying to MBA programs in the fall? Then you’re probably planning to meet with MBA admissions committee members at various types of events – school visits, MBA fairs, school receptions, etc. – as part of that process. Adcom members are preparing for you as well. In...

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Top MBA Programs for Entrepreneurs

By - Nov 21, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

Poets & Quants has just released their inaugural rankings for the top MBA programs for entrepreneurs, and Washington University’s Olin Business School tops the list. 20.7% of its graduates from 2016-2018 launched companies within three months of graduation, and has a whopping $1 million in annual...

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AIGAC 2019 MBA Applicant Survey Results Released

By - May 28, 18:00 PM   Comments [0]

AIGAC (the Association of International Graduate Admissions Consultants) recently released their 2019 MBA Applicant Survey, which substantiates the idea that today’s applicants continue to consider human interaction to be a competitive advantage. More and more, applicants see the importance of talking to current MBA studentswhen selecting schools...

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4 Steps to Choosing the Right School for You [Webinar Recording!]

By - May 26, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

Applying to business school in 2019? Watch this webinar to learn how to refine your post-MBA goals, research business schools, assess your qualifications, and then evaluate this information to develop a list of programs to apply to. This webinar was hosted by The MBA Tour.  Related Resources: • Best MBA Programs:...

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How Does Your GMAT Score Fit into the Holistic MBA Application Puzzle?

By - May 9, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

There’s a lot of talk about the holistic approach admission directors take to evaluate applications. How much weight is really put on different aspects of the application during evaluation? If the approach is so holistic, then why do so many applicants with low GMAT scores get...

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How Your Top Choice MBA Program Ranks in Accepted’s Selectivity Index

By - Apr 11, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

This year’s MBA Selectivity Index™ is here! Three years ago, Accepted developed the MBA Selectivity Index to help you apply realistically and effectively to business school. The index takes the most recent U.S. News rankings data and reflects the schools’ average GPA, test scores, and acceptance...

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Do MBA Rankings Matter?

By - Apr 5, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

You’ve defined your goals and assessed your qualifications. Now it’s time to move on to the program research stage of the MBA admissions process. There is a sea of information out there: rankings, books, MBA program websites, MBA fairs, Poets & Quants, student and adcom blogs,...

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How Your Top Choice MBA Program Ranks in Accepted’s Selectivity Index

By - Jun 5, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

This year’s Selectivity Index™ is here! Two years ago, Accepted developed the MBA Selectivity Index to help you apply realistically and effectively to business school. The index takes the most recent U.S. News rankings data and reflects the schools’ average GPA, test scores, and acceptance rates...

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