Tag Archives: GMAT score

Consider This When Preparing For the GMAT

A lot of students interested in business school ask what GMAT score they should reach for. They wonder whether a 700 on the GMAT will be enough, what will happen if they can’t improve their …

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NYU Stern Drops GMAT/GRE Requirement for Executive MBAs

Good news for b-school applicants dreading the GMAT: The Stern School of Business at New York University has announced that, effective immediately, it will no longer require GMAT or GRE scores from candidates applying to …

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SBC Scoop: 640 on the GMAT

I begin this week’s Scoop by filling you in on the outcome from last week’s post about Joe who had a “D” on his transcript.  Joe was admitted to Wharton and withdrew applications from other …

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GMAT Hacks: How Important are the Last Several Questions?

The idea that the first 5 to 10 questions in each section are somehow particularly crucial to your success is a myth with staying power, but a myth nonetheless. And even if it were true, …

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Stern’s View of Low GMAT Score

What does NYU’s Stern School of Business think about low GMAT scores? MBA Podcaster’s Catherine Girardeau has been researching how to handle a low test score for an upcoming audio podcast and shares Stern’s perspective …

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MBA Applicant Reality Check

When it comes to making mistakes on a business school application, there are many places where candidates can run afoul and ruin their chances at admission. The road to an MBA contains countless potential pitfalls. You …

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