Posts Tagged ‘UCLA Anderson’

UCLA Anderson 2014 Essay Tips & Deadlines

By - Aug 20, 11:52 AM   Comments [0]

The advice that UCLA Anderson provides below is excellent, not just for Anderson’s essays, but for most MBA essays. Read it carefully. My tips are in blue below. Your essays are the primary way for you to share your perspectives and plans with the admissions committee....

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UCLA Anderson Moves Towards Privatization

By - Jul 3, 08:30 AM   Comments [0]

UCLA announced this week that its MBA program (Anderson) will finally make the transition to a self-supporting program. In an email, Judy Olian, Dean of UCLA Anderson, writes about some of the benefits associated with this upcoming change: The tuition setting process will become more predictable,...

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MBA Admissions: UCLA Anderson & Finance

By - Dec 23, 14:03 PM   Comments [0]

A quick glance at UCLA Anderson currently ranks in 15th place as one of the best business schools, according to US News & World Report (March 2012). It is ranked in 9th place for finance. Anderson’s Class of 2014 Profile & Finance 3335 people applied to...

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UCLA Anderson MBA Admissions Interview Available Online

By - Oct 30, 15:04 PM   Comments [0]

Thank you to Lindsay Haselton, Associate Director of MBA Admissions, and Adrian Aguirre, Associate Director in the Office of MBA Admissions and Financial Aid at UCLA Anderson, for an informative admissions Q&A. Read the following excerpt for tips on making UCLA connections before applying to...

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UCLA Anderson MBA Interview with Ashutosh Dubey

By - Oct 27, 22:08 PM   Comments [0]

Here’s a talk with Ashutosh Dubey, an Indian techie and student at UCLA Anderson who shares valuable insights into the differences between studying in LA and India, the benefits of studying in the Silicon Beach, and more. Thank you Ashutosh for sharing your thoughts and...

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Consortium: Interview with Admissions Directors

By - Nov 18, 12:55 PM   Comments [0]

Last week's Consortium Q&A was a huge success and tons of important issues were addressed by Rebecca Dockery, the Consortium's Recruiting Director, and a panel of representatives from top MBA programs, including Dartmouth Tuck, Emory Goizueta, Michigan Ross, NYU Stern, Rochester, UCLA, UNC, USC, UT...

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The State of the 2010 MBA Job Market

By - Nov 18, 12:50 PM   Comments [0]

Almost 90% of MBAs from the class of 2010 were employed after graduation, compared to 84% from the year before, reports a GMAC press release on the 2010 job scene. The press release also points out that these post-recession graduates are "faring better than their...

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2010 MBA Rankings Released by Businessweek

By - Nov 14, 12:53 PM   Comments [0]

Businessweek just released its biannual full-time MBA rankings. There were some minor shifts in this year's U.S. top 30 compared to those of 2008, and some more significant changes in the international rankings, as you'll see below. Top 30 U.S. Business Schools of 2010 (2008 rankings...

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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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Top B-School Admissions Gets Easier, for Some

By - Oct 27, 07:19 AM   Comments [0]

A Businessweek article reports on the drop in selectivity among top business schools including Michigan Ross, Cornell Johnson, UCLA Anderson, Indiana Kelley, and Maryland Smith. These schools all admitted a higher percentage of applicants in 2010 than they did in 2008, when b-school application numbers...

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