After his initial application for a state loan was turned down, Diego Aragón was forced to find alternative ways of funding his MBA. Here’s how he eventually found the money he needed to study at the Chicago Booth School of Business.
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.
GMAT percentiles are a way of comparing your GMAT score with other test-takers. But how are they calculated? And how do you interpret your percentile ranking? We spoke with Anjali McKenzie, Senior Product Manager at GMAC, to find out.
The interview is one of the most important steps of the MBA application process – and there are several things you can do to prepare for it. We spoke to MBA admissions expert and founder of My MBA Path Petia Whitmore to hear her top MBA interview tips for candidates.
The key to MBA application success lies beyond GMAT scores or work experience. We spoke to Valerie D. James, Assistant Dean of Student Affairs at UC Davis Graduate School of Management, to find out their most important reason for accepting MBA students.
Ever wondered what your odds are of being accepted into your dream business school? Now you can find out! We spoke to Angela Guido, MBA Admissions Consultant and founder of Career Protocol, to learn about MBAmo: the MBA admissions calculator that judges your odds of success in minutes.
One of the most important things every MBA candidate should know is that your MBA application is a communication tool. It provides an opportunity for you to “send” a set of messages throughout the application process that paints a compelling picture of who you are and why you should…
Rodrigo Malta is the Managing Director of MBA Marketing, Recruiting, and Admissions at the McCombs Schools of Business in Austin, Texas. He’s an alumnus of the school himself and has also worked there for nearly 14 years. He tells us how the MBA programs at Texas McCombs create diverse leaders who hold collaboration and cooperation near and dear as professional values.
The road to your dream MBA program can be both exhilarating and excruciating. The reward at the end excites you but the application process can be intimidating, especially given the acceptance rates at top schools. The key to successfully landing the MBA program of your dreams lies in starting with the right MBA application strategy.