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May 21, 2019

MBA Admissions Brief: UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School

For our next installment of MBA Admissions Brief, which brings you advice and insights directly from leading business schools’ admissions, we head to North Carolina.  Kenan-Flagler Business School is housed within the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. The school is well-regarded for its emphasis on team-based learning, its... Read more »

May 21, 2019

Harvard Business School MBA Essay 2019-2020

Harvard Business School’s (HBS) MBA admissions essay for the 2019-2020 admissions season remains the same as last year. 2019-2020 Harvard Business School MBA Essay: As we review your application, what more would you like us to know as we consider your candidacy for the Harvard Business School MBA program? Now... Read more »

May 21, 2019

MBA DecisionWire Spotlight: Berkeley / Haas, UCLA Anderson or Yale SOM for Consulting

In this MBA DecisionWire Spotlight, which highlights MBA candidates’ choices as shared in Clear Admit’s DecisionWire, we take a closer look at a candidate accepted to UCLA Anderson, then taken off the waitlist—with scholarships—to Berkeley / Haas and Yale SOM. Initial feedback favored Haas in light of the applicant’s preference for... Read more »

May 20, 2019

Podcast Episode 10 Replay: The Great Test Debate—GMAT Versus GRE

One of the first decisions you may make on your journey to an MBA is which test to take: the GMAT or GRE?  The GMAT, which is owned and administered by the Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC), is about three and a half hours long.  The GRE, or Graduate Record... Read more »

May 20, 2019

The Week Ahead: MBA Deadlines & Decisions – 5.20.19

Welcome back to the series, The Week Ahead. In this weekly 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. Tuesday, May 21, Yale SOM and UCLA / Anderson... Read more »

May 17, 2019

Fridays from the Frontline: MacEachern Symposium Brings Unique Perspective to Healthcare at Kellogg

The beauty of the MBA is its versatility. Despite the public association of the degree with the realms of finance and consulting, there is a pressing need for MBA graduates in virtually every industry. Take the healthcare sector, for instance. From big pharma to government policy to startups and everywhere... Read more »

May 16, 2019

Duke / Fuqua MBA Deadlines 2019-2020

The Duke MBA admissions committee has updated the Fuqua deadlines for the 2019-2020 admissions season. The school conducts its admissions process in four phases; applications are due in September for the Early Action Round, with additional application deadlines in October, January, and March.   2019-2020 Duke / Fuqua MBA Deadlines Rounds... Read more »

May 16, 2019

MBA Admissions Brief: Cambridge Judge

Margaret O’Neill, Head of MBA Admissions, Marketing and Careers In this edition of MBA Admissions Brief, in which leading business schools provide guidance for your application and insight into their program, we hear from Cambridge Judge Business School.  Highlights of Judge’s MBA program include its condensed timeline of just one... Read more »

May 16, 2019

Inside the Kellogg Greater China Business Conference

China is the world’s second largest economy and a crucial player in global business. What happens within China’s business communities impacts business in the rest of the world. That’s why, each year, Northwestern Kellogg hosts the Greater China Business Conference. During the conference, companies share their vision for China and... Read more »

May 15, 2019

GMAT Tip: Don’t Fret Over Two Letter Words

Many students get frustrated when evaluating sentence correction problems, with the biggest point of frustration coming from feeling that they need to memorize chart after chart of idioms. While knowing idioms can certainly be helpful, if you are facing a short timeline, sometimes you can’t have your cake and eat... Read more »

May 15, 2019

MBA News You Need: Stern Reveals $300k Entrepreneur Winners, Yale Class of 2019 Breaks Gift Records, and More From ISB, Columbia and Duke

Each week we collect all the MBA news that’s fit to print and provide a quick overview of the latest trending topics from top business schools around the world. Here’s your MBA News You Need digest for the week of May 13, 2019. NYU Stern Announces $300K Entrepreneurs Challenge Winners... Read more »

May 14, 2019

Northwestern / Kellogg MBA Interview Questions & Report: Round 1 / Alumunus / Off Campus

My interview with Kellogg was very relaxed. It was at a cafe and very informal. I was basically asked about my prior work experience within Uber and then why Kellogg. Post which it was mostly about how Kellogg is a great fit for me (given my aim of pursuing entrepreneurship)... Read more »

May 14, 2019

Chicago Booth MBA Interview Questions & Report: Round 2 / Alumnus / Off-campus

The interview with Booth was at Taj Land’s End – Bandra, Mumbai, India with a recent alum. The questions were very straight forward and conversational. Tell me about yourself why Booth why MBA He dug around some of my entrepreneurial experiences and motivations and also asked questions around my team... Read more »

May 14, 2019

Dartmouth / Tuck MBA Interview Questions & Report: Round 2 / Second-year student / On-campus

Overall it was a very relaxing / informal interview and echo a lot with Tuck’s lotto / criteria of Smart, Nice, accomplished and aware so make sure you are prepared for that. Questions Tell me about yourself Tell me about a timing…conflicts/hard team members How would other people describe you... Read more »

May 14, 2019

Podcast Episode 37: Rankings to Infinity and Beyond!

In this episode, Clear Admit co-founder Graham Richmond digs into the scale and scope of the plethora of MBA rankings with guest Marco De Novellis, journalist and editor at BusinessBecause. Marco De Novellis, Journalist and Editor at BusinessBecause De Novellis has been covering the management education space for years. In... Read more »

May 14, 2019

MBA DecisionWire Spotlight: Chicago Booth or MIT / Sloan for Consulting, Tech and Entrepreneurship

In this MBA DecisionWire Spotlight, which highlights MBA candidates’ choices as shared in Clear Admit’s DecisionWire, we take a closer look at a candidate accepted to U. Chicago Booth and MIT Sloan with multiple career interests. Clear Admit’s resident admissions expert, Alex Brown, kicked off feedback: The original poster then had some... Read more »

May 13, 2019

MBA Admissions Brief: Michigan / Ross

In this installment of MBA Admissions Brief, we bring you tips and advice from the Stephen M. Ross School of Business at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor. Soojin Kwon, Managing Director for Full-time MBA Admissions and Student Experience Soojin Kwon is the Managing Director for Full-time MBA Admissions... Read more »

May 13, 2019

Chicago Booth MBA Deadlines 2019-2020

The University of Chicago Booth released their 2019-2020 deadlines for full-time MBA applicants targeting the Class of 2022.   2019-2020 Chicago Booth MBA Deadlines Rounds Application deadline Decision released Round 1 September 26, 2019 December 5, 2019 Round 2 January 7, 2020 March 19, 2020 Round 3 April 2, 2020 May... Read more »

May 13, 2019

Real Humans of Bain: Consultants

We kicked off our Real Humans of Bain with a pair of summer associates, and now we’re turning to some more experienced consultants.  A summer internship may seem daunting, not to mention planning out your post-MBA career.  That’s why we’re happy to hear from Bain members with a few years... Read more »

May 13, 2019

The Week Ahead: MBA Deadlines & Decisions – 5.13.19

Welcome back to the series, The Week Ahead. In this weekly 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. Tuesday, May 14, Babson is scheduled to release its... Read more »

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GRE: 322 GPA: 3.02
Post-MBA Career: Consulting
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GMAT: 760 GPA: 2.8
Post-MBA Career: Consulting, Technology, Investment Banking, Venture Capital, Private Equity, Asset Management, inc. HF, Consumer Goods
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GRE: 312 GPA: 2.9
Post-MBA Career: Other
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GMAT: 700 GPA: 3.3
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GMAT: 720 GPA: 3.9
Post-MBA Career: Consulting, Investment Banking

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Enrolled: Vanderbilt / Owen
Admitted: Ohio State / Fisher, Vanderbilt / Owen, Washington U. / Olin
GMAT: 640
Post-MBA Career: Consulting
INS
Enrolled: INSEAD
Admitted: INSEAD
GRE: 317 GPA: 3.7
Post-MBA Career: Family Business
UNC
Enrolled: UNC Kenan-Flagler
Admitted: Carnegie Mellon / Tepper, UNC Kenan-Flagler, Vanderbilt / Owen
GMAT: 710 GPA: 3.8
Post-MBA Career: Consulting
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Enrolled: Rice / Jones
Admitted: Rice / Jones, USC / Marshall
GPA: 3.77
Post-MBA Career: Investment Banking
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Enrolled: Northwestern / Kellogg
Admitted: Northwestern / Kellogg, UVA / Darden
GMAT: 720 GPA: 3.2
Post-MBA Career: Consulting

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