Posts Tagged ‘Wharton School’

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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Applying to Wharton Lauder? Do Your Research! [Episode 337]

By - Nov 10, 07:00 AM   Comments [0]

Interview with Kara Keenan Sweeney, Director of Admissions, Marketing, and Financial Aid at the Lauder Institute [Show Summary] Kara Keenan Sweeney, Director of Admissions, Marketing, and Financial Aid at the Lauder Institute, takes us through the Lauder program: what is it, who it is a good fit...

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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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View Get Accepted to Wharton Webinar On-Demand

By - Aug 12, 06:30 AM   Comments [0]

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

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How This Wharton MBA Created Her Women’s Workwear Brand

By - Jul 30, 06:30 AM   Comments [0]

Learn how real students navigate their way through the business school admissions process and b-school itself with our What is Business School Really Like? series. Meet Melina, a recent Wharton MBA graduate and the founder of Keaton, a woman’s workwear brand dedicated to empowering women to look, feel,...

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Can You Get Accepted to Wharton?

By - Jul 18, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

Wharton. It’s one of the top-ranked business schools in the world – with a rigorous curriculum and amazing resources that will help you accelerate your career in any direction you desire. It’s also very selective. When you’re up against the hard reality of stats like Wharton’s...

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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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A Wharton-Lauder Student Chats About Management Leaders of Tomorrow and the Value of Time

By - May 12, 06:30 AM   Comments [0]

Learn how real students navigate their way through the business school admissions process and b-school itself with our What is Business School Really Like? Series. Meet Sergio, a student at the Wharton-Lauder joint degree program in international management. Thank you Sergio for sharing your story with us! What made...

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Wharton Lauder: An MBA/MA that Prepares You for Global Business

By - Sep 24, 07:00 AM   Comments [0]

Let’s learn about Wharton Lauder, and its joint MA/MBA and MA/JD programs for people who are passionate about international business. Today’s guest is Kara Keenan Sweeney, Director of Admissions Marketing and Communications at the Lauder Institute at the University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School and Penn Law...

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