Posts Tagged ‘military veterans’

Yale’s School of Management Increases Financial Aid to Veterans

By - Sep 24, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

According to Yale Daily News, the School of Management is the first private business school in the U.S. to provide a complete subsidy for tuition and fees to eligible vets admitted to the MBA program. Eligible vets must have had at least three years of service...

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Academic De-Greening, Part 2: Applying to Graduate School After Military Service

By - Aug 30, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

In Part 1 of this military series, we discussed possible misconceptions that recent veterans might possess regarding their suitability for college-level learning, and their attraction as applicants. Having worked closely with veterans to prepare them for the transition into higher education, I know that it can...

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Journey to Duke Fuqua: Marine-Turned-MBA, Entrepreneur, and Dad

By - Apr 29, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

Learn how real students navigate their way through the business school admissions process and b-school itself with our What is Business School Really Like? series. Meet Andrew, a Marine veteran, entrepreneur, new father, and first-year MBA student at Duke Fuqua. Andrew, thank you for sharing your story with us! What...

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From US Military to IE MBA Student

By - Nov 28, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

  This interview is the latest in an Accepted blog series featuring interviews with business students, offering readers a behind-the-scenes look at top programs. And now, introducing Nick… Accepted: We'd like to get to know you! Where are you from? Where and what did you study as an undergrad? Nick: My...

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What Are My Chances? Young Veteran Looking for Investment Banking “In”

By - Mar 10, 14:36 PM   Comments [0]

This blog post is part of a series of MBA profile evaluations called “What are My Chances?”  by Michelle Stockman. Michelle, who started consulting for Accepted in 2007 and worked previously in the Columbia Business School admissions office, will provide selected applicants with school recommendation as...

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An NYU Stern Grad and Strat Consultant Helping Vets Get Into School

By - Nov 13, 10:14 AM   Comments [0]

West Point grad. Iraq war vet. NYU Stern MBA. Engagement Manager and Senior Associate at Strategy &. Co-founder of Service to School. Gus Giacoman, our guest this week, is a fascinating individual, dedicated to helping vets get into school of all kinds – everything from community...

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Wearing My Military Uniform in the Business World

By - Jul 24, 09:00 AM   Comments [0]

Ben Faw, a combat veteran and former Army Captain, shares his thoughts on how prior members of the military can use their unique skill sets to battle the dangerously high young-veteran unemployment rate of 21.4%. Rank never equaled respect in the military, and neither will your...

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Military Benefits to Help Finance an MBA

By - May 13, 12:15 PM   Comments [0]

Active duty service members and veterans who are pursing academic opportunities can turn to benefits offered by the military. Many service members take advantage of benefits to finance their education, either while they are serving or shortly afterwards. Active duty members can use their benefits to...

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USC Marshall Launches New Master of Business for Veterans Program

By - Oct 26, 03:40 AM   Comments [0]

University of Southern California’s Marshall School of Business created a new master’s in business program this year for military veterans. According to the Marshall website, the Master of Business for Veterans (MBV) is designed for “military veterans, active military and active duty military, who wish...

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USC Marshall School of Business Launches Degree Tailored for Veterans

By - Oct 8, 20:02 PM   Comments [0]

The USC Marshall School of Business has launched a new degree program for former and current members of the armed forces. Developed through conversations with Marshall alumni and the California Department of Veterans Affairs, the one year, intensive Master of Business for Veterans (MBV) is designed...

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