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MBA DecisionWire Spotlight: Waitlisted and Waiting to Hear

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In this MBA DecisionWire Spotlight, which highlights MBA candidates’ choices as shared in Clear Admit’s DecisionWire, we take a closer look at a couple of candidates either on the waitlist or waiting to hear from other schools before making a decision.

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The first candidate we highlight was accepted to UNC Kenan-Flagler and on the waitlist at Duke / Fuqua.  They are also getting ready to interview at Georgetown / McDonough, and waiting to hear from NYU Stern.

Clear Admit’s resident admissions expert, Alex Brown, opened the conversation:

Another community member then added their thoughts:

While another empathized:

Another waitlisted candidate late out their current debate in DecisionWire:

This candidate, accepted to Indiana / Kelley with a scholarship and waiting to hear from Duke / Fuqua, sought advice on their vision of what could happen:

A community member replied with the following:

Best of luck with additional admits and your decisions!

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Lauren Wakal
Lauren Wakal has been covering the MBA admissions space for more than a decade, from in-depth business school profiles to weekly breaking news and more.