Posts Tagged ‘Wharton MBA’

A Bain Consultant-Turned Wharton MBA Starts Her Own Business [Episode 329]

By - Sep 15, 18:00 PM   Comments [0]

Interview with Andie Kaplan, Wharton MBA student and founder of ConnectEd [Show summary] Andie Kaplan had an undergraduate degree in business, but knew she needed more formal training to successfully launch her own business, and one year into her MBA at Wharton, she has done just that!...

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Wharton MBA Class Profile: Class of 2020

By - Jul 23, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

Let’s take a look at who makes up Wharton’s class of 2020… Applications received: 6,245 (last year: 6,692)Students enrolled: 862 (last year: 863)Women: 43% (last year: 44%)U.S. students of color: 33% (same as last year)Countries represented: 80 (last year: 65)International students: 33% (same as last year)Mean GMAT score: 732 (last year’s average: 730)Mean work...

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Wharton MBA Essay Tips & Deadlines [2019 – 2020]

By - Jun 13, 06:30 AM   Comments [0]

The big change in Wharton’s admissions last year occurred at the top. Frank DeVechhis left his position as Director of Admissions. Blair Mannix, Director of Operations and Evaluations since 2015, initially assumed the role of Interim Director of Admissions. She became the Director of Admissions...

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Wharton Receives Largest Gift Ever

By - Oct 25, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

According to a Wharton press release, Marc J. Rowan and Carolyn Rowan have pledged $50 million to the Wharton School to entice and keep world-class faculty and provide funding for the University of Pennsylvania’s economic policy program, Penn Wharton Budget Model (PWBM). Poets & Quants...

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How to Apply to Wharton [And Get Accepted]

By - Oct 8, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

Applicants who joined us for Get Accepted to Wharton got a great head start on creating their application strategy! Guided by Accepted founder Linda Abraham, they learned what the adcom is looking for, and how to approach the application effectively to achieve that. If you missed it...

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The 4 Things Your Wharton App Should Accomplish If You Want to Be Accepted

By - Aug 21, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

There’s still time to join our special webinar, Get Accepted to Wharton! This Wednesday, Accepted founder Linda Abraham will guide you through the Wharton application process. You’ll gain a clear understanding of how to approach your application and a step-by-step strategy for successfully navigating the process. The...

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Will You Be at Wharton Next Year?

By - Aug 16, 06:30 AM   Comments [0]

Are you planning to apply to Wharton this year or next? We know there’s a lot of information out there for applicants – some of which is helpful, and some of which, let’s face it, probably only increases your anxiety level. We’re committed to providing clear,...

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Wharton MBA Class Profile 2019

By - Aug 14, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

Let’s take a look at who makes up Wharton’s class of 2019… • Applications received: 6,692 • Students enrolled: 863 • Women: 44% • US students of color: 33% • Countries represented: 65 • International students: 33% • Average GMAT score: 730 • Average work experience: 5 years Pre-MBA Industries: FIELD PERCENT   Consulting 26%   Private Equity/Venture Capital 14%  ...

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Meet Dr. Akshat Kumar, Wharton MBA ‘19 [Episode 242]

By - Jan 21, 06:30 AM   Comments [0]

Our guest today, Dr. Akshat Kumar, earned his MD from Kasturba Medical College in India and completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Rutgers University/St. Peter’s University Hospital in New Jersey, where he became Chief Resident and then Attending Physician. In his spare time he...

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How to Apply to Wharton [And Get Accepted]

By - Aug 22, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

Applicants who joined us for Get Accepted to Wharton got a great head start on their application strategy! Guided by Accepted founder Linda Abraham, they learned what the adcom is looking for and how to approach the application effectively. If you missed it – or if...

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