Category Archives: School News

Wharton to Offer Quantitative Finance Major

Starting next year, MBA students at the Wharton School can now choose quantitative finance as a major. The offering comes thanks to a newly announced $8 million gift from alumnus Bruce Jacobs. The school will …

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COVID-19 Admissions Updates from HBS

Harvard Business School has announced temporary changes to admissions and campus visit procedures as they grapple with COVID-19.  Round 2 applicants will still receive an admissions status update at noon on March 31, 2020. However, …

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Kelley School to Offer 5 STEM-Designated MBA Degrees

The Kelley School of Business joins the growing ranks of top business schools embracing all things STEM. Kelley has announced it will now offer STEM-designated MBA degrees in five disciplines. As of this spring, MBAs …

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Erika James Named Dean of the Wharton School

The search for a new dean to take the reins at the University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School has come to an end. Today, the school announced that Erika James would step into the role effective …

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Ace Your Haas MBA Video Interview

Earlier this month, UC Berkeley Haas School of Business announced it will forgo in-person interviews for applicants to its Evening & Weekend MBA program. Instead, applicants will submit answers via a Haas MBA video interview. …

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The Case for Deferred Admission at Chicago Booth

Regular blog readers have noticed the growing number of elite business schools targeting college seniors. Returning to the subject, the Chicago Booth School of Business recently shared what it calls the top five advantages for …

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