Category Archives: School News

Economist Crowns Chicago Booth 2018’s Best MBA Program

This week, The Economist has published its annual ranking of the world’s best MBA programs, and the University of Chicago Booth School of Business once again takes the top spot for 2018. This is the …

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Best MBA Programs for Foodies

If you’re looking to channel your epicurean inclinations into a full-fledged career, don’t miss this list of the best MBA programs for foodies.  Earlier this week, BusinessBecause had some fun exploring which b-schools offer programs for …

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Yale SOM Scholarship for First-Generation College Students

By some estimates, first-generation college students make up 30% of entering freshman classes. This sector of the population, being the first in their families to attend university, typically encounters significant financial constraints. In fact, economic …

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Cornell Johnson MBA Students Enact Grade Non-Disclosure

Following a year-long strategic study, full-time MBA students at Cornell Johnson College of Business have voted for grade non-disclosure. This means they needn’t disclose their grades to recruiters until they have received a full-time, post-graduation job …

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Chicago Booth Expands MBA Deferred Admissions Program

This week, the Chicago Booth School of Business announced it will expand its MBA deferred admissions program to undergrads outside of University of Chicago who are in their final year of study. The Chicago Booth Scholars program …

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Wharton School Receives Largest Single Gift in its History

The Wharton School has much to celebrate this week, having received the largest single gift ever in its history. A pledge of $50 million from alumnus Marc J. Rowan and his wife, Carolyn Rowan tops …

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