Photo by Florian Pilz When you’re applying to business schools, shooting for a Harvard acceptance can feel like seeking the holy grail of MBA admissions. There are so many factors that go into business school admissions. Getting your GMAT score around the average Harvard GMAT score is difficult—but possible. After all, the admissions office did […]
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Chi town! You’re headed for Chicago Booth, so you can call it that now, right? If anything, at least don’t call that delightful tailgating game “Cornhole” anymore.
We’ve talked about Harvard. We’ve talked about Stanford. We’ve talked about Wharton. Now, let’s talk about the currently 4th ranked business school in the country*: Chicago Booth. Similar to Wharton, Booth has been been playing hardball when it comes to GMAT scores. This year marked at least the 13th consecutive year that GMAT scores have […]
So you want to go to the renowned Wharton School of Business for your MBA. You’re not alone. Wharton receives 6000-7000 applications every year for a class of about 840. There are many aspects of your application that are set in stone when it comes time to fill out the app: your GPA, your test […]
I’m just going to cut right to the chase on this one: no messing around because Wharton is not messing around when it comes to GMAT scores. In fact, it is the toughest out of all the top b-school dogs when it comes to scores.
Stanford admissions reps won’t tell you this. They will tell you to be yourself. Be authentic, they say. This is terrible advice.
So you want to go to Stanford Business School. As a company based in the San Francisco Bay Area, we get it. There’s sunshine (well, at least in Palo Alto), mild temperatures year-round, and most importantly, a vibrant, business-savvy, techie, cultural scene. And oh yeah, the #1 business school in the United States.
A Guide to Filling Out One of the Most Important Forms You Will Ever Complete: The HBS Application In life, we fill out so many forms: tax returns, credit card applications, Facebook personality quizzes (admit it). With so much focus on the essay, recommendations, interviews, and resume in the business school application process, it’s easy […]