Posts Tagged ‘Columbia Business School’

Get Accepted to Columbia – On-Demand Webinar!

By - Sep 25, 06:30 AM   Comments [0]

If you missed Get Accepted to Columbia, don’t worry! It’s now available on-demand. 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. She’ll walk you through each element of the application,...

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Columbia Business School’s 2017 Entering Class Profile

By - Sep 11, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

Here’s a look at who makes up Columbia Business School’s (CBS) entering class of 2017, taken from the CBS website. • Applications received: 6188 • Students accepted: 1019 • Students enrolled: 753, divided into 11 clusters • Women: 41% • U.S. minorities: 34% • International students: 43% • Average GMAT score: 724 •...

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Last Call! Get Accepted to Columbia Business School

By - Sep 5, 14:41 PM   Comments [0]

There are still a few seats available for Get Accepted to Columbia! In this special one-hour webinar, 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...

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What Does “At The Very Center of Business” Mean for CBS Applicants?

By - Sep 5, 06:15 AM   Comments [0]

Columbia Business School Essay 2 asks you to watch a short video entitled, “The Center” and then use it to answer the question, “How will you take advantage of being ‘at the very center of business’?” The video and the essay question have enabled Columbia...

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The Columbia MBA Interview – A Fresh Lens

By - Sep 3, 07:00 AM   Comments [0]

“Do I want this person in my network for the rest of my life?” In a recent Q&A session, Emily French Thomas, Columbia MBA Admissions Director, provided insight into the current Columbia MBA application interview process. A key takeaway: social and emotional IQ are key. Columbia interviews...

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CBS: Do You Have What it Takes?

By - Sep 3, 06:30 AM   Comments [0]

An MBA is a serious investment in your future – it’s two years out of your career, sure, but it’s also training, a credential, and a network that you’ll have for the rest of your life. That’s why your application strategy is so important: choosing...

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The Applicants That Stand Out at Columbia Business School

By - Aug 29, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

My observation as a former insider at CBS is that Columbia is looking to build a diverse class of high-achieving world citizens who’ve got a bit of grit. World Citizen What do I mean by a world citizen? For a small fraction, it means applicants who are...

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Will You Be at Columbia B-School Next Year?

By - Aug 24, 12:44 PM   Comments [0]

Dreaming of starting your MBA at the “very heart of business” in NYC – at Columbia Business School? Whether you’re focused on finance (like 37% of CBS grads) or interested in any of a truly dazzling array of strengths (Entrepreneurship! Luxury retail! Consulting!) – CBS is...

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Columbia Business School Admissions Director Answers Applicant Questions

By - Aug 10, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

Missed our AMA with Columbia Business School Admissions Director, Emily French Thomas? Watch the video below for some great questions and answers from the session: Topics covered in this video: • CBS interviews • How applicants from different locations are viewed • Visiting the school • The NYC Immersion Seminars • The...

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Columbia Executive MBA Essay Tips & Deadlines

By - Aug 3, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

These essay questions focus mostly on the present and future, by no accident – so don’t reflexively portray your professional development as a prelude to your goals. Be guided by the Columbia adcom’s focus and give them what they ask for: a vivid engagement with...

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