Posts Tagged ‘UC Berkeley Haas’

UC Berkeley Haas MBA Application Essay Tips & Deadlines [2019 – 2020]

By - Jul 19, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

Haas changed both of its required essay questions this year. Applicants face a new MBA application and new MBA essay tips. Haas tossed out last year’s six-word story about a memorable experience and does not ask for your post-MBA goals. Don’t be surprised, however, if...

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Financial Times Releases 2019 Global MBA Rankings

By - Feb 7, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

  This year’s Financial Times’ Top 10 Business Schools is made up of the same names as last year’s list. Although Stanford Graduate School of Business has stayed in the top spot, there was a lot of shuffling around of the other top 9. Most notably,...

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The Berkeley MFE: One Tough Program with Amazing Opportunities for Grads [Episode 279]

By - Oct 7, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

  The Scoop on Berkeley’s Master of Financial Engineering (MFE) [Show Summary] Dr. Linda Kreitzman, Executive Director of the Master of Financial Engineering Program at UC Berkeley – Haas is passionate about the program. On today’s podcast Linda will take us through specific aspects of the program...

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UC Berkeley Haas Appoints New Dean

By - Sep 18, 06:30 AM   Comments [0]

Ann E. Harrison, a Berkeley alumna and famed Wharton economist, will begin her tenure as the next dean of the Haas School of Business on January 1, 2019, reports a Haas press release. Harrison received her bachelor’s degree from UC Berkeley in 1982, where she double...

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From the Mouths of MBA Adcom Members

By - Nov 17, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

Looking for the best possible admissions advice? How about admissions advice from the admission committee members themselves? Linda Abraham, founder of Accepted and host of the Admissions Straight Talk Podcast has a collection of highly enlightening interviews with directors of admissions and adcom members of top business...

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From the Military to Haas MBA [Episode 223]

By - Sep 11, 06:30 AM   Comments [0]

Military and older student attending the UC Berkeley Haas Full-time MBA program. Let’s hear his story. [powerpress] Our guest today, David Middleton, graduated with a degree in mechanical engineering from the US Coast Guard Academy in 2003, when many of his classmates were in middle school....

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UC Berkeley Haas EMBA Application Essay Tips & Deadlines

By - Aug 27, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

These Haas EMBA essay questions reflect the larger Haas (and, even further, Berkeley) community and culture: they draw out the multi-faceted individual. Your professional goals and your prospective fit with the Haas EMBA program are expressions of, and extend from, that core individuality. Even though...

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Up Close and Personal with Berkeley Haas at the 2017 AIGAC Conference

By - Aug 6, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

Last month, the Association of International Graduate Admissions Consultants – AIGAC – held its annual conference, and Berkeley Haas generously hosted our first two days. This “host” role included a valuable opportunity to interact with Dean Rich Lyons (just announced he will step down), Haas...

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UC Berkeley Haas MBA Essay Tips & Deadlines

By - Jun 22, 07:00 AM   Comments [0]

My comments are in blue throughout. The black font represents quotes from Haas, which provides excellent resources and advice on its web site. In a nutshell, Haas kept the basic structure of its app similar to last year's, but really changed the essay questions, #1...

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U.S. News & World Report’s 2018 Best Business Schools (MBA & EMBA) Rankings

By - Mar 23, 17:47 PM   Comments [0]

U.S. News & World Report surveyed all 471 MBA programs accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business International in fall 2016 and early 2017. Of these, 377 responded and 131 were ranked (those that submitted enough of the necessary data on their...

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