Posts Tagged ‘Wharton School’

Wharton School Offers Free Online MBA Courses

By - Sep 28, 04:02 AM   Comments [1]

Whether you're interested in previewing first-year MBA material, or just looking to get up-to-date with the fundamentals of business and management, the new MOOCS, or massive open online courses, offered by University of Pennsylvania's Wharton School should fit the bill. Announced earlier this month, the Wharton...

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Core Wharton MBA Courses to be Offered on Coursera

By - Sep 16, 07:34 AM   Comments [0]

According to a recent Daily Pennsylvanian article, Wharton will be offering its MBA Foundation Series (four core business classes) on Coursera. The courses begin in the next few weeks and will run from six to ten weeks long. While UPenn has already launched 18 courses on...

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2014 Wharton Executive MBA Application Tips

By - Aug 12, 10:20 AM   Comments [0]

The Wharton EMBA adcom, through its three required questions, expresses its vision for and interest in a relationship: the relationship between the applicant/student and the program. Each of the questions highlights a different facet of this relationship. Respecting, recognizing, and responding to that vision through...

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University of Pennsylvania Wharton MBA Essay Tips

By - Jul 29, 15:05 PM   Comments [0]

Joining the trend of streamlined application essays, University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School has published only two required essay questions for the 2013 application. Wharton seeks diverse candidates who understand the Wharton brand of Knowledge For Action. Understanding yourself and your fit with Wharton, and telling a...

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Wharton 2014 MBA Essay Tips & Deadlines

By - Jul 16, 13:44 PM   Comments [0]

Wharton joined the MBA application shrink parade and has cut one essay from its application reducing the required number of essays from three to two while retaining one optional essay question. Another change: last year applicants could elect two out of three options for two...

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What We Learned Visiting Wharton: Report from Day 2 of the AIGAC Conference

By - Jul 11, 09:52 AM   Comments [0]

Wharton generously hosted the second day of the AIGAC conference on campus. In addition to giving us a tour, we met admissions directors, program directors, professors and members of the career services staff, whose content-rich panels got us all up to speed on what’s new...

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Wharton School 2013-2014 Essay Questions

By - Jul 2, 15:36 PM   Comments [0]

The University of Pennsylvania's Wharton School has announced the required essay questions for the upcoming MBA admissions season. This year's applicants will now submit two rather than three essays, with a reduced word count from previous years---a trend which seems to be spreading across several...

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Wharton Deadlines – Just a Few Months Away!

By - May 26, 07:47 AM   Comments [0]

Wharton applicants: You may feel like you’ve still got plenty of time before those applications are due, but October 1st (the deadline for R1 applications) will sneak up on you faster than you realize! Mark your calendars with these important dates to ensure that you stay...

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SBC Scoop: Legally Admitted

By - May 23, 05:41 AM   Comments [0]

Doug enlisted the help of his Stacy Blackman consultant when he started researching schools and realized very few successful MBA applicants had a similar legal background to his. Doug had attended a top law school immediately after graduation from a large state school. He was...

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Wharton School Dean Won’t Seek Reappointment

By - Apr 28, 20:56 PM   Comments [0]

Dean Thomas S. Robertson of the University of Pennsylvania's Wharton School has announced his decision to step down when his seven-year term expires next year on June 30, 2014. Upon leaving the deanship, Robertson plans to return to the marketing faculty to teach, and to...

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