Posts Tagged ‘Georgetown McDonough’

Georgetown MBA Program Appoints New Assoc. Dean of Admissions

By - Jan 28, 14:54 PM   Comments [0]

Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business recently announced the appointment of Shari Hubert as associate dean of MBA admissions, where she is responsible for recruiting highly qualified and diverse students to both the full-time and evening MBA programs. This new role at Georgetown McDonough will mark...

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Video Essay, the Future of MBA Admissions?

By - Jan 11, 14:58 PM   Comments [0]

In an effort to better get to know applicants beyond their stats and meticulously crafted essay answers, elite MBA programs have rolled out a number of innovative changes to their evaluation process during this application season. University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School launched a new team-based discussion...

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Georgetown McDonough 2013 MBA Application Questions, Deadlines, Tips

By - Sep 13, 11:15 AM   Comments [0]

To gain acceptance to Georgetown McDonough, you’ll have to prove to the adcom members that you have the skill, passion, and motivation to pursue an education that extends far beyond the campus gate. When the admissions committee is done reading your essays, they should hold...

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Georgetown MBA Program Announces Essays and Deadlines

By - Jul 24, 10:23 AM   Comments [0]

The Georgetown MBA program at the McDonough School of Business has posted the deadlines and essay questions for the 2012-2013 admissions season. Round 1 Application Deadline: October 15, 2012 Decision Notification: December 15, 2012 Round 2 Application Deadline: January 5, 2013 Decision Notification: March15, 2013 Round 3 Application Deadline: April 1, 2013 Decision Notification: May...

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MBA Admissions News Round Up

By - Oct 28, 00:58 AM   Comments [0]

A Businessweek article reports on the increased phenomenon of helicopter parents…not at preschools, middle schools, or even colleges, but at business schools. "Helicopter parents," a term used to describe hovering parents, have taken an active role in their children's b-school application process. And when we...

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Essay Topics, Interview Attire, Economist Rankings, You Tube Videos, Duke Interview, MIT, Georgetown, MS in Accounting

By - Oct 14, 12:42 PM   Comments [0]

- All School Essay Topics - complete list of essay topics for Fall 2011 - JB’s Guide to Dressing and Interview Attire - how to make a good impression - The Economist Rankings - how did they rank MBA programs this year? - Inspiring You Tube Videos –...

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Georgetown McDonough 2011 MBA Application Questions, Deadlines, Tips.

By - Sep 10, 01:38 AM   Comments [0]

This Georgetown McDonough 2011 MBA Application tip post is one of a series of posts providing MBA application and essay advice for applicants to top MBA programs around the world. You can access the entire series at My tips for answering Georgetown's essay questions...

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Top 10 Most Innovative B-School Classes

By - Aug 15, 11:40 AM   Comments [0]

MBA programs are overhauling their curricula to reflect the needs of the modern student. According to a recent Forbes article, that student is "one who increasingly looks to do good while also doing well." Current courses now include more hands-on, problem-solving components. (These are offered in...

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Overcoming economic challenges: How four exceptional leaders work to improve top business schools

By - Jun 10, 04:04 AM   Comments [0]

First up, Dean Rich Lyons from UC Berkeley Haas has set a lofty fundraising goal: He'd like to raise $120 million by 2014. The money will be used to build a new non-degree executive education center, new research centers, and more faculty fellowships. Next, Dean Blair...

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Do You Take Advantage of Your School’s Career Center?

By - Apr 26, 01:14 AM   Comments [0]

When most students are applying to graduate school, they usually focus on the caliber of the program, the reputation of the professors, and the location. What's generally not on their criteria list—but should be—is the quality of a school's career services department. According to "Consider a...

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