Posts Tagged ‘low gpa and business school admissions’

MBA Admissions Tip: Dealing with a Low GPA

By - Apr 7, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

You want to apply to business school but are worried about your lower-than-ideal GPA. Don’t worry – it’s NOT the end of the world! Explaining a low GPA can be difficult, but it can be done. The first thing you need to do is examine your...

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So, You’re Applying to Business School with a Low GPA or GMAT Score?

By - Feb 14, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

First, are your numbers really so bad? "Low numbers" for the purposes of this article, and for most applicants, are GMAT scores and GPAs at the lower end of or below the mid-80% range for a given school. It may be difficult to find average...

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Can You Get Accepted to Your Target B-School With Low Stats?

By - May 26, 06:30 AM   Comments [0]

If you’re planning to apply to b-school next year and are worrying about your GPA, GMAT, or any other potential weak point in your application, we have great news for you: How to Get Accepted to B-School With Low Stats is now live for on-demand...

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Academic Performance in Your MBA Admissions Profile

By - May 24, 12:00 PM   Comments [0]

In my last article we laid out the five elements that you must pay attention to when planning your MBA application. We will talk about the first of those five in this post: academic performance. Your academic performance as an undergrad, from the first to the...

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Do Low Stats Sink Your App?

By - May 9, 07:00 AM   Comments [0]

Applicants and Admissions Directors almost always seek the same thing. Applicants want to be desired by Admissions Directors and Admissions Directors want their schools to be desired by applicants. Applicants want to optimize their ability to gain admission to the highest-ranking school that fits their...

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Applying to Business School With a Low GPA [Short Video]

By - May 9, 05:09 AM   Comments [0]

Applying to a top business school with a low GPA? Find out what you can do to mitigate your weaknesses and increase your chances of getting accepted. For a more detailed advice on how to get accepted to business school with low stats, register for our...

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How MBA Adcoms Evaluate Your GPA

By - May 8, 07:00 AM   Comments [0]

“But my undergrad school was highly competitive…” “But I worked 20 hours a week during college…” “But I was a varsity athlete at a Division I school…” “But even though it took me a couple of years, once I got it together I made dean’s list every semester…” “But...

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3 Steps for Applying to Business School with a Low Undergraduate GPA

By - May 2, 06:30 AM   Comments [0]

Your grades show whether you previously performed well in an academic setting. If your college GPA is low, then you need to provide evidence that even though you may have faltered back then, now you’re A-game and are capable of academic excellence. But how can you...

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What to do About a Low GPA, an Encore [Episode 201]

By - Apr 26, 07:20 AM   Comments [0]

Many of you are planning ahead for your first application this summer and fall. Others are concerned that you may need to reapply because the news you’ve received so far isn’t what you wanted. In either case, if your grades are a concern, this podcast...

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6 Tips for Applying to Business School with Low Stats

By - Apr 24, 08:45 AM   Comments [0]

For most business school applicants, “low stats” refer to GMATs and GPAs at the lower end of or below the mid-80% range for a given school. It may be difficult to find average GPAs on your target school’s website, but if you have a 2.6,...

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