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How to Decide if You Should Pursue an MBA

This post is a contribution from David Mainiero at InGenius Prep. While there isn’t necessarily a golden rule for when to apply for an MBA degree, there are some telltale signs that “the time is now…or never.” Before we get into discussing these, I should note that there is a golden rule for when in […]

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Do Business School Rankings Matter? (And If So, Why)?

Choosing an MBA program to attend is no easy feat, with so many factors to consider. One factor that plays an important role for many applicants is the ranking of the business school itself. Several different organizations, such as business-focused media outlets (the Economist, Businessweek, the Financial Times etc.) have ranked business schools for years, […]

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Q & A with Duke-Fuqua School of Business

We’ve got a treat on the blog for you today! Allison Jamison, Director of Admissions at the full-time MBA program at Duke, is answering your frequently asked MBA application questions.   Q) What are the main components of a Duke MBA application?   A) The Duke MBA application requires the following materials: A completed online […]

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MBA ROI: Is an MBA Worth It?

You’ll be spending tons of money, time and energy to earn this degree, so you have to ask the question: is it all worth it? Check out this answer from UNC’s Kenan-Flager Business School, as told by an infographic! An MBA degree can open many doors for you professionally, personally and financially. An MBA can […]

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Admissions Tips from Penn State MBA

This week, we’re sharing another interview in our “Admissions FAQ’s” series! Meet Ann Mallison, Associate Director of admissions at Penn State Smeal MBA. Q: What type of person do you think would really thrive at the Penn State School of Business?  A: At the Penn State Smeal MBA Program we look for people who will work […]

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Admissions Tips from the Mendoza College of Business

This week, we’re sharing another interview in our “From the mouths of the Adcoms” series! Meet Neil Mangus, Associate Director of MBA Admissions at the prestigious Mendoza College of Business at University of Notre Dame. Enjoy his helpful tips and advice!   Q: What type of person do you think would really thrive at the […]

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