Posts Tagged ‘Columbia Business School’

Columbia Business School Class of 2023 – Essay Question & Analysis – Fall 2020 – Spring 2021

By - May 15, 10:01 AM   Comments [0]

As predicted, Personal MBA Coach learned today that Columbia Business School will NOT be changing either the first or second essay questions for class of 2023 business school hopefuls. CBS did, however, announce an update to the third essay question. While the application will open...

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M7 MBA Programs: Everything You Need to Know in 2020

By - May 12, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

What are the M7 business schools? Harvard Business SchoolStanford Graduate School of BusinessMIT Sloan School of ManagementNorthwestern University’s Kellogg School of ManagementUniversity of Chicago’s Booth School of BusinessWharton School at the University of PennsylvaniaColumbia Business School Talk about diversity! Seven distinct, vivid cultures – each with its...

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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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Get Accepted to Columbia – On-Demand Webinar!

By - Dec 23, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

If you missed Get Accepted to Columbia, don’t worry! It’s now available on-demand for anytime viewing. 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. Linda will walk you through each element of...

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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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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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Columbia Business School: Do You Have What it Takes?

By - Dec 5, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

An MBA is a serious investment in your future – it’s two years away from your money-earning career, but it provides great training, a powerful credential, and a network that you’ll have for the rest of your life. Those benefits are why your application strategy...

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Columbia Business School Class of 2021 Profile

By - Dec 3, 06:30 AM   Comments [0]

Here is a look at Columbia Business School’s class of 2021 (info from the Columbia Business School website). Applications received: 5876Admitted: 1122Enrolled: 754, divided into 11 clustersJanuary entry class size: 203, divided into 3 clustersAugust entry class size: 551, divided into 8 clustersGMAT scores (average): 727GMAT scores (range): 560-790GMAT scores (middle 80%): 690-760Undergraduate GPA (average): 3.6Undergraduate...

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Do You Want to Be Studying at Columbia This Time Next Year?

By - Nov 28, 18:30 PM   Comments [0]

Whether you’re focused on finance (like 37% of CBS grads) or interested in any of a truly dazzling array of opportunities (Entrepreneurship! Luxury retail! Consulting!), Columbia Business School is an exciting program in one of the world’s most dynamic cities, and we understand why you’d...

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Columbia EMBA Class Profile [Entering Class of 2019]

By - Nov 28, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

Here’s a look at CBS EMBA class profile of the Friday/Saturday class that began in August 2019, from the Columbia Business School website. Class size: 146 (in 2 clusters)Women: 34%International: 23%Average age: 33Average years of work experience: 9Sponsorship: • Full company sponsorship: 18% • Partial company sponsorship: 46% • Self-sponsorship: 36% Background by Industry IndustryPercentConsulting7%Consumer Products2%Education2%Energy/Utilities3%Entertainment/Leisure/Sports1%Financial Services40%Government/Military/Nonprofit3%Healthcare/Pharmaceuticals9%Marketing/Media/Communications7%Private Equity/Venture Capital1%Real Estate3%Retail/Wholesale3%Technology11%Other8% Want...

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