attending-HBSs-peek-weekend

If you’re a college student with an eye on business school as a possibility, it’s not too early to start doing some groundwork. An example is attending Peek Weekend at Harvard Business School.

 HBS launched Peek Weekend in 2015 as a way for undergrads to learn what getting an MBA in general, and getting an MBA at HBS…

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What’s-new-with-the-GMAT

Since it was first developed in the 1950s by an association of business schools, the Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) has undergone a number of changes.

Some of these changes have been designed to increase the test’s validity and usefulness for the business schools that rely on it; others have been designed to keep the test attractive to students and…

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Taking-the-Executive-Assessment-for-EMBA-Programs

If you’re an Executive MBA candidate, chances are you’re someone with an active professional life and a busy schedule. Understandably, you might not be thrilled at the prospect of preparing for a comprehensive standardized test like the GMAT. 

That’s why GMAC, the creator of the GMAT, launched a cousin test tailored for EMBA applicants in 2016.

Silvia Maccallister-Castillo, assistant dean of…

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Financing-Your-MBA-at-Harvard-Business-School-With-Fellowships

With the cost of MBA programs hitting the $200,000 mark and beyond, many prospective students consider the price tag of the MBA degree as a key determinant of whether or not to embark on the journey. At Harvard Business School (HBS), the average cost of attendance is $109,124 per year.

While a majority of students who matriculate into an MBA…

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Student-Run-Darden-Capital-Management-Fund-Passes-$15-Million

The Darden Capital Management program at University of Virginia’s Darden School of Business has notched a new milestone: $15 million in assets. That accomplishment comes as a result of years of growth and additional funds from the Darden School Foundation’s Board of Trustees. 

Started in 1990 with $250,000 in seed money, the Darden Capital Management program calls…

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Tucks-Record-Setting-Fundraising-Year

Dartmouth College’s Tuck School of Business has declared 2017 a “banner year for scholarship fundraising,” and even that might be understating it. 

For one thing, 2017 brought Tuck its largest ever gift, courtesy of Paul Raether, a member of Tuck’s Board of Overseers. In December, Raether and his family gave $15 million for scholarship funding.

 That means that while…

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Haas-Startup-Squad-Connects-MBA-Students,-Entrepreneurs

As the spring 2018 cohort at UC Berkeley’s SkyDeck startup accelerator gets down to work, they have an additional tool at their disposal: the opportunity to collaborate with MBA students at the university’s Haas School of Business.

That’s thanks to the Haas Startup…

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