Here at EXPARTUS, MBA candidates come to us at many stages in the application process, and with varying degrees of knowledge about what an admissions consultant does.
For some people, hiring an MBA admissions consultant is an obvious choice: they know they want the guidance, and they come to us at the very start of the process. Other people reach out to…Read More
With the Trump administration’s second, revised travel ban appearing to be headed for a drawn-out legal battle, international students at United States business schools are left wondering what the executive order will mean for them.
The order, scheduled to go into effect on March 16 before it was blocked by multiple federal judges, would have barred travelers from six majority-Muslim countries…Read More
Are you thinking about applying to an Executive MBA program – but aren’t sure that your profile is the right fit? We’ve talked before about how to choose whether an MBA or an EMBA is right for you, but I also wanted to address something I see a lot: the concern over applying for an EMBA when you feel like…Read More
When it comes to MBA admissions, undergraduate GPA and admissions test scores like the GRE or GMAT are some of the only hard, quantifiable metrics that an admissions committee can use to gauge the strength of your candidacy. They’re certainly not the only elements of your MBA application that matter, but they are pretty significant when it comes to your chances…Read More
Okay, so you’ve done it – you’ve decided that you definitely want to go to business school, and you’ve narrowed down your list of potential schools. You should feel proud of yourself – those are big steps to take.
So now that you’re ready to get serious about your MBA application, where should you begin? It’s easy to feel overwhelmed with everything…Read More
Whether they consider applications on a rolling basis or in individual rounds, there’s no denying the fact that at most top MBA programs, the vast majority of the spots in the class are filled in the early parts of the process. So, why would you bother applying in Round 3?
The truth is, many applicants shouldn’t. If you’ve got a more typical…Read More
According to GMAC’s newly released Alumni Perspectives Survey, business school grads are happy with their careers overall, but their degrees often take them down paths they hadn’t anticipated.
In fact, 52 percent of alumni surveyed reported working in jobs or industries that they’d had no experience in when they entered business school. Meanwhile, two out of every five said they were…Read More