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Jul 17, 2019

CMU Tepper Essay MBA Questions 2019-2020

The admissions committee at Carnegie Mellon University has released the 2019-2020 Tepper MBA essays. 2019-2020 CMU Tepper Essay Questions Required Essay At Carnegie Mellon University’s Tepper School, we love to tell our story. Below is your chance to tell yours. Please select only ONE of the options below to complete the... Read more »

Jul 17, 2019

Northwestern / Kellogg MBA Recommendation Questions

The Kellogg application is live for the Class of 2022 — meaning that the Kellogg recommendation questions for the 2019-2020 admissions season are now available to recommenders of Northwestern applicants. Recommenders are asked to provide background information about their relationship with the applicant, rate them on a series of leadership-related skills and... Read more »

Jul 17, 2019

GMAT Tip: Inequalities…and then some…(Part 1)

When it comes to tricky quantitative questions, inequalities take the prize for serving as one of the biggest deceivingly easy questions. Test takers should just treat inequalities as algebraic “equal to” equations with just a < or > symbol in place of the = sign, right? If only it was... Read more »

Jul 16, 2019

MBA News You Need: New MBA Scholarships at LBS, Tuck Announces Interview Dates, HBS Recommends Summer Podcasts, and MIT Sloan Introduces New Faculty

Each week, we collect all the MBA news that’s fit to print and provide a quick overview of the latest updates from top business schools around the world. Here’s your MBA News You Need digest for the week of July 15, 2019. London Business School Announces New Full-Time MBA Scholarships... Read more »

Jul 16, 2019

MBA Admissions Brief: Dartmouth / Tuck

For this installment in our ongoing series, MBA Admissions Brief, we turn to the admissions office of the Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth College.  Luke Anthony Peña has been the Executive Director of Admissions and Financial Aid there for a few years now, but still vividly remembers the highs... Read more »

Jul 16, 2019

Episode 40: Introducing “Wire Taps,” an MBA Application Strategy Podcast

We are excited to introduce you to a new series of podcast episodes, which we’re calling Wire Taps.  Wire Taps episodes will feature our resident admissions experts, Alex Brown and Graham Richmond, as they review recent posts to Clear Admit’s admissions tools, ApplyWire, DecisionWire and LiveWire.  In each episode, you’ll hear Alex and... Read more »

Jul 16, 2019

MBA ApplyWire Spotlight: A Path of Entrepreneurship

With the 2019-2020 Round 1 and early admissions deadlines on the horizon, many MBA hopefuls are posting to Clear Admit’s ApplyWire, a platform for feedback from our community of top-tier applicants to help inform your final choice of schools and approach to admissions. This week, we take a closer look... Read more »

Jul 15, 2019

Northwestern / Kellogg MBA Essay Topic Analysis 2019-2020

The following essay topic analysis examines the Northwestern University Kellogg School of Management’s (Kellogg) MBA admissions essays for the 2019-2020 admissions season. You can also review essay topic analyses for all other the leading MBA programs as well as general Essay Tips to further aid you in developing your admissions essays. Northwestern /... Read more »

Jul 12, 2019

Cambridge / Judge MBA Essay Topic Analysis 2019-2020

The following essay topic analysis examines Cambridge / Judge’s MBA admissions essays for the 2019-2020 admissions season. You can also review essay topic analyses for all of the other leading MBA programs as well as general Essay Tips to further aid you in developing your admissions essays. Cambridge / Judge Essay Topic Analysis 2019-2020... Read more »

Jul 12, 2019

Fridays from the Frontline: My MBA Timeline – Year 1 at Chicago Booth

The business school experience crams so much into such a short timeframe, it’s easy to blaze right through those two years.  Given the combination of coursework, internships, case studies, networking, and extracurriculars—not to mention exploring your surroundings—it’s understandable why many students find it difficult to stop and take stock of... Read more »

Jul 10, 2019

Amid Burgeoning Online MBA Programs, Why Build? HBS Dean Discusses Value of Physical Campus

As the world increasingly moves toward the digital, why is it essential to invest in physical spaces? HBS Dean Nitin Nohria Last fall Harvard Business School opened its newest building Klarman Hall. It’s a gigantic space that joins several recently opened facilities, including Tata Hall and the Ruth Mulan Chu... Read more »

Jul 10, 2019

New Bill Could Help International MBAs Maintain U.S. Residency

There is a ray of hope shining through the recent clouds of uncertainty of post-MBA residency (and access to work visas) in the U.S. The U.S. House of Representatives will vote on lifting the per-country cap on issuing green cards. Known as the Fairness for High-Skilled Immigrants Act (HR 1044),... Read more »

Jul 10, 2019

MBA News You Need: MBA Essay Advice from Michigan Ross, Marketing Might at Wharton, Summer Reading from Stanford GSB, and More from Washington Foster and CEIBS

Each week, we collect all the MBA news that’s fit to print and provide a quick overview of the latest updates from top business schools around the world. Here’s your MBA News You Need digest for the week of July 8, 2019. Michigan Ross Adcom Offers MBA Application Essay Advice... Read more »

Jul 9, 2019

Episode 39: 5 Key GMAT Tips As You Approach Test Day

Before taking on the dreaded GMAT, what are the most important tips you’ll need to remember? One of the world’s few owners of both a 99th percentile GMAT score and an NBA championship ring, Brian Galvin, Veritas Prep’s Director of Academic Programs, would gladly help Charles Barkley (but not Karl... Read more »

Jul 9, 2019

MBA DecisionWire Spotlight: Midwest Decisions

In this MBA DecisionWire Spotlight, which highlights MBA candidates’ choices as shared in Clear Admit’s DecisionWire, we highlight an MBA candidate looking for a potential career in the manufacturing/automotive/aerospace industries, with a lot of choices on their mind. Despite already earning enrollment in Indiana/Kelley, the OP has some primary concerns—namely, their... Read more »

Jul 8, 2019

Stanford GSB MBA Essay Topic Analysis

The following essay topic analysis examines Stanford’s Graduate School of Business (Stanford GSB) MBA admissions essays for the 2019-2020 admissions season. You can also review essay topic analyses for all of the other leading MBA programs as well as general Essay Tips to further aid you in developing your admissions essays. Stanford has asked... Read more »

Jul 5, 2019

Fridays from the Frontline: Tips for MBA Students and Their Partners from a Kellogg Spouse

Business school often turns one’s life upside down—whether interrupting a career, requiring relocation, or balancing professional goals with the needs of a burgeoning family.  The greatest shockwaves, however, may be felt by one’s partner. Samantha Dorsey—a member of the Joint Ventures (JV) club and whose husband attends the Evening &... Read more »

Jul 4, 2019

Duke / Fuqua MBA Essay Topic Analysis 2019-2020

The following essay topic analysis examines Duke / Fuqua’s MBA admissions essays for the 2019-2020 admissions season. You can also review essay topic analyses for all of the other leading MBA programs as well as general Essay Tips to further aid you in developing your admissions essays. Duke / Fuqua Essay Topic Analysis 2019-2020... Read more »

Jul 3, 2019

Rice / Jones MBA Deadlines 2019-2020

The 2019-2020 Full-Time Rice MBA deadlines at The Jones Graduate School of Business have been officially announced.   2019-2020 Rice / Jones MBA Deadlines Rounds Application Deadline Decision Notification Round 1 October 11, 2019 December 6, 2019 Round 2 January 3, 2020 March 13, 2020 Round 3 April 3, 2020 May... Read more »

Jul 3, 2019

GMAT Tip: Just When You Think You’re Done, Keep Going

Many test takers preparing for the GMAT get frustrated with questions in the quantitative section, often providing responses like “I took advanced math in college!” and “I did great on my SAT math, what gives?!” The GMAT Quantitative section is a tricky beast, with one key theme to the questions... Read more »

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Accepted to Columbia via phone.
GPA: 3.9. GMAT: 750. Singapore.
Interview Invite to Berkeley / Haas via email.
GPA: 3.6. GMAT: 660. Texas.
Interview Invite to Berkeley / Haas via email.
GPA: 3.6. Brazil.
Accepted to USC / Marshall via email.
GPA: 3.9. GMAT: 680. Africa.
Interview Invite to UPenn / Wharton via email.
GPA: 3.5. GMAT: 760. India.

MBA ApplyWire

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GMAT: 750 GPA: 4
Post-MBA Career: Technology, Undecided
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GMAT: 710 GPA: 2.5
Post-MBA Career: Technology, Undecided
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GRE: 320 GPA: 3.33
Post-MBA Career: Venture Capital, Private Equity, Entrepreneurship

MBA DecisionWire

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Enrolled: U. Washington / Foster
Admitted: USC / Marshall, UT Austin / McCombs, U. Washington / Foster
GRE: 321 GPA: 3.53
Post-MBA Career: Technology
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Enrolled: Northwestern / Kellogg
Admitted: U. Chicago Booth, Northwestern / Kellogg, UPenn / Wharton
GMAT: 750
Post-MBA Career: Private Equity
Sta
Enrolled: Stanford GSB
Admitted: NYU Stern, Stanford GSB, UPenn / Wharton, Yale SOM
GMAT: 750 GPA: 3.9
Post-MBA Career: Non Profit/SI
UVA
Enrolled: UVA / Darden
Admitted: Cornell / Johnson, NYU Stern, Penn State / Smeal, UVA / Darden
Post-MBA Career: Undecided

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