Posts Tagged ‘MIT Sloan’

All MBA, All News: An MBA Admissions News Round Up

By - May 6, 00:50 AM   Comments [0]

Wharton will host the first official "MBA Peer School Forum," a gathering of top MBA student government leaders. The three-day President Summit will focus on "inter-school cohesion and collaboration" as well as initiatives that will "bring positive impact to business and society." The event will...

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By - Apr 23, 23:15 PM   Comments [0]

According to a Haas School Newsroom press release, UC Berkeley Haas will be offering ten scholarships this fall that will be matched by the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs Yellow Ribbon Program in an effort to attract more veterans to its top MBA program. The...

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MBAs Search for Green Pastures

By - Apr 12, 18:13 PM   Comments [0]

A recent BusinessWeek article, titled "MBAs with a Social Conscience," reports that more and more MBA applicants have social enterprise, nonprofit work, and sustainability on their minds when it comes to choosing a post MBA career path. Adcoms from top MBA programs are seeing increases in...

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Financial Times Global 2010 MBA Rankings

By - Jan 25, 09:51 AM   Comments [0]

The Financial Times published today its 2010 ranking of global MBA programs. Its ranking attempts to "assess the effect of the MBA on ... subsequent career progression and salary growth." Consequently it draws its data from the schools themselves and from surveys of graduates...

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Another College and MBA Admissions Round Up

By - Jan 22, 02:21 AM   Comments [0]

Here are some news tidbits from last week: BusinessWeek reported some good news last week regarding the job market, particularly for new college graduates. The National Association of Colleges and Employers reported a turnaround in college hiring. Surveys show that the recent economic recession hit college...

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MBA Applicants: What Should You Do Now?

By - Dec 4, 01:45 AM   Comments [0]

A few bits of communications this week reveal the uncertainly among 2010 MBA applicants now and the new opportunities provided by the earlier Round 1 deadlines/notification dates set by certain schools. Here's what I'm referring to: On the BusinessWeek Forum, Todoubled started a fairly active thread with...

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MIT Sloan, Wharton MBA Admissions Q&As

By - Sep 4, 09:41 AM   Comments [0]

Accepted has posted the transcripts from the recent chats with MIT Sloan and Wharton. If you are applying to these schools, I encourage you to review the them. Here are excerpts:  MIT Sloan Q&A with Rod Garcia and Jennifer Barba: Nikhil (Aug 12, 2009 12:06:36 PM) Jen: How...

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MBA Admissions News Round Up

By - Aug 12, 12:56 PM   Comments [0]

Several worthwhile pieces of interest came out over the last few days: BusinessWeek published this week a review of six GMAT test prep companies, including user feedback. The six companies are Kaplan, Princeton Review, Newton, Manhattan GMAT, Manhattan Review, and Veritas Prep Dartmouth announced this week that...

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MBA Admissions News: MIT Sloan, Tuck, Ross, Booth, Admissions Trends, Chicago Connect

By - Aug 10, 11:15 AM   Comments [0]

Here's what's going on: MIT Sloan Q&A. MIT Sloan launches this years series of chats for Accepted. We will host Jennifer Burke Barba, MIT Sloan's Assistant Director of MBA Admissions, and other members of the MIT team on Wednesday August 12 10:00 AM PT/1:00 PM ET/...

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MBA Admissions Round-Up: Webinar, Chats, GMAT, News

By - Aug 3, 12:25 PM   Comments [0]

Let's see what's happening at Accepted and in the MBA world at large: Take 2 -- Accepted is hosting its first-ever MBA reapplicant webinar on Thursday Aug 6 at 1:00 PM ET. The webinar is free. Just register to obtain access information. MIT Sloan MBA Admissions Chat....

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