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The Week Ahead: MBA Deadlines & Decisions – 10.16.17

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Welcome to the series, The Week Ahead. In this series, we provide a brief rundown of what we know is happening in the week ahead, as far as admissions related MBA deadlines and decisions are concerned at the top business schools.

This week the season continues with a number of application deadlines, while a few schools continue to invite first round candidates to interview. Last week, Chicago Booth invited candidates from their first round to interview. MIT Sloan also released its second batch of interviews.

Monday, October 16, UNC Kenan-Flagler has its Early Action Round deadline. SMU Cox and Toronto / Rotman have their Round 1 deadlines.

Tuesday, October 17, Notre Dame / Mendoza and IESE have their Round 1 deadlines.

Thursday, October 19, MIT Sloan will release a portion of its Round 1 interview invites. Duke / Fuqua is scheduled to release its Early Action Round decisions.

When you start preparing for your interviews, access the Clear Admit Interview Archive for a comprehensive look at interview reports for your target schools.

Access MBA ApplyWire to explore the application strategies of fellow candidates. Add your plan and get quick feedback.

Access MBA DecisionWire to explore how your target MBA programs stack up with their peer schools in terms of how previous candidates have made choices. The filter option is available for registered users.

To get the latest “buzz” in terms of what is going on in MBA admissions, check out MBA LiveWire to see where people are applying.

That’s all for this week! Good luck to everyone finishing up their applications this week and preparing for interviews!

Alex Brown
Alex is a co host for Clear Admit's Wire Taps podcast. He has spent 30 years in the MBA admissions industry, and authored the book: Becoming a Clear Admit: The Definitive Guide to MBA Admissions