Posts Tagged ‘Wharton MBA’

Wharton MBA Class of 2021 Profile

By - Dec 12, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

Here’s a look at the Wharton MBA class of 2021 profile, taken from the Wharton website. Percent female: 47%International students: 30%U.S. students of color: 36% (students of African-American, Asian-American, Native American/Alaska Native, Native Hawaiian descent & multiethnic backgrounds)LGBT students: 5%Countries represented: 64Work experience (overall range): 0-16 yearsMean years work experience: 5GMAT score (overall range): 540-790GMAT...

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How to Present a Winning Wharton Application [Episode 342]

By - Dec 8, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

Learn what makes an applicant stand out at Wharton [Show Summary] What is Wharton looking for? What about its new deferred admission programs? Most importantly, what do you need to do to get in? If these questions reside in your head, listen in! Wharton’s Director of Admissions,...

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Would You Benefit From a Mock Wharton Team-Based Discussion?

By - Nov 3, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

“Chance favors the prepared mind,” said Louis Pasteur, and I agree. A successful Wharton Team-Based Interview is all about the team’s success and your contribution to the team. It’s not about strutting your stuff or dominating the conversation. It’s also not about being a wallflower or...

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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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