Tag Archives: MBA admissions

Is MBA Admissions Fraud-Free?

This week, the FBI indicted 50 individuals—including celebrities, CEOs, college coaches, and test administrators—in a massive college admissions fraud scheme. By all accounts, this is most egregious cheating scandal in the history of higher education. It’s …

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Should You Try to Negotiate a Merit Scholarship?

Landing a seat at the MBA program of your dreams is a major accomplishment. It makes all of those months of application preparation (and worrying) all worth it. If you’ve also received a merit scholarship, …

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Background Checks in MBA Admissions

Background checks in MBA admissions are more common for some schools than others, but their overall use is growing. Some programs vet every admitted applicant, while others randomly select a percentage of candidates. Still others …

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Will You Visit Campus Before Applying? Don’t Worry, it Won’t Make or Break Your Admissions Chances

You might have experienced a moment of panic as you began to work on your MBA applications for Round 2. It may have occurred after you took note of the January deadlines. And it could …

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More MBA Applicants Now Subject to Social Media Review

Are you ultra active on social media pages like Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and LinkedIn? Did you know that admissions officers increasingly review an applicant’s social media profile before making final admit decisions? In fact, the …

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Stanford GSB Announces Fall 2019 MBA Application Deadlines

The Stanford Graduate School of Business has published the following MBA application deadlines for the 2018-2019 admissions season. Round 1 Application Deadline: September 18, 2018 Notification Date: December 13, 2018 Round 2 Application Deadline: January 10, …

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