Posts Tagged ‘EMBA’

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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MBA Options: Full-Time MBA vs. Part-Time MBA vs. EMBA

By - Nov 24, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

At its core, the MBA is a graduate program in business administration for professionals who seek knowledge, skills, a credential, and/or a network to advance in business and to maximize their business performance. While “MBA” makes many people automatically think of a two-year, full-time program,...

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NYU Stern Executive MBA Essay Tips & Deadlines [2019 – 2020]

By - Nov 18, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

Reflecting the character of the university at large, NYU Stern has always sought applicants who bring not just requisite accomplishment, but also intellectual energy and engagement with the world – people who have a point of view and are willing to express it. Stern’s EMBA essay questions are consistent...

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Yale School of Management Executive MBA Essay Tips & Deadlines [2019 – 2020]

By - Nov 1, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

Yale School of Management’s Executive MBA fully reflects the character of the SOM and more broadly of Yale University: strong, vibrant community; holistic perspective; intellectual vigor; and real-world engagement and impact. Yale EMBA’s unique “areas of focus” approach is central to its identity, and while it...

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MIT Sloan Executive MBA Essay Tips & Deadlines [2019 – 2020]

By - Sep 5, 03:08 AM   Comments [0]

These essay questions show that the MIT EMBA adcom seeks applicants who have the judgment and practical skills to take on the challenges that will fly at them as they re-define industries and functions. Applicants who push the boundary of what’s possible and provide “principled leadership” amidst...

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A Non-Traditional Applicant Accepted to the Columbia EMBA Program [Episode 326]

By - Aug 25, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

Interview with Beta Ealy, creative director and Columbia EMBA student [Show Summary] Think that if you aren’t a consultant, IT professional, or finance manager that you don’t have a shot in an EMBA program? Think again. Our guest this week is a creative director with little...

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EMBA-Global Application Essay Tips & Deadlines [2019 – 2020]

By - Jul 16, 06:30 AM   Comments [0]

The Global EMBA has 2 program options: EMBA-Global Americas & Europe which combines the strengths of Columbia University and London Business School; and EMBA-Global Asia, with Columbia University, London Business School, and University of Hong Kong. Of course, all EMBA applications are about “fit.” The Global EMBA is too...

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EMBA Programs and the GMAT

By - Jan 14, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

With full time MBA programs, it is fairly obvious why the GMAT is such an important component to one’s application – with less work experience, admissions committees need to find other measurements to gauge potential success in a program. Academic preparedness can clearly be evidenced...

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University of Michigan Ross Executive MBA Essay Tips & Deadlines

By - Dec 11, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

Taken together, the two Ross EMBA essays provide both a forest-level (essay 2, goals) and tree-level (professional achievement) view of your career. Both also reflect you as a person and an individual. Each question gives a specific lens through which to focus and shape your...

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Yale School of Management Executive MBA Essay Tips & Deadlines

By - Oct 23, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

Yale School of Management’s Executive MBA fully reflects the character of the SOM and more broadly of Yale University: intensive community, holistic perspective, intellectual vigor, and real-world engagement and impact. Its unique “areas of focus” approach is central to its approach; it is not for...

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