MBA Admissions

Boost your application with important MBA admissions tips from admissions experts at top-ranked institutions.

Are you a good fit for the Questrom School of Business?

Are you a good fit for the Questrom School of Business?

We chatted with two key members of the Questrom School of Business admissions team: Dana MacFaun and Liz Wagoner. Dana is the Director of Graduate Admissions for Questrom’s Residential Programs and Liz is the Director of their Online MBA Admissions. They talk about the importance of finding “a good fit” in the admissions process, what they look for in MBA applications, and how they curate diverse cohorts.
How to decide whether to apply for a GMAT/GRE test waiver

How to decide whether to apply for a GMAT/GRE test waiver

The pandemic and test centers closures of 2020 prompted many MBA programs to find ways to accommodate MBA candidates who couldn’t get access to take the GRE and GMAT tests. This year, despite both tests now being available online, some schools are maintaining their test waiver options. Understanding who is a good candidate for a test waiver and how the test waivers work is critical before you consider one.
Berkeley Haas MBA application secrets

Berkeley Haas MBA application secrets

What does it take to get accepted into one of the world’s top business schools? We spoke with Eric Askins, Executive Director of Full-Time MBA Admissions at UC Berkeley's Haas School of Business, to learn all about their admissions process and the leadership qualities they look for in candidates.