Category Archives: General

In the Coronavirus Era, Wharton Admissions Officer Shares Relevant Lessons from 2008 Economic Crisis

Once again, we bring you expert MBA admissions insight from a member of the Stacy Blackman Consulting team. Anthony joined SBC following a nine-year stint at Wharton as an Admissions Officer and Career Center …

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How Will the Coronavirus Affect International Applicants?

Over the last few weeks, we’ve fielded many questions on how might the coronavirus affect international applicants. Primarily, admitted candidates fear they won’t be able to secure visas due to the COVID-19 crisis. But prospective …

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Coronavirus Admissions Updates for Round 3

There is a lot of uncertainty worldwide as we grapple with the COVID-19 outbreak. For business schools with a final round to come, that means adapting to meet the circumstances of MBA applicants. Here …

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Two Schools Share Top Spot in US News 2021 Ranking

This year, U.S. News and World Report made room for two elite programs to share first place. Stanford’s Graduate School of Business now joins last year’s winner, University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School, in a …

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Advice for Applicants in the Time of Coronavirus

Normally, we use this space to bring you the latest news from MBA programs or provide timely tips to help you create the strongest MBA application possible. But business-as-usual feels strange when we’re living through …

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5 MBA Application Deal-Breakers

SBC’s expert MBA admissions consultant Kim, formerly the Senior Associate Director of Admissions at Chicago Booth School of Business, shares some major red flags. The consulting team at Stacy Blackman is second to none. In …

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