Tag Archives: MBA application

B-Schooled Episode #37: A Real Application Review (part 2 of 2)

What in the world happens during an AdCom review of an applicant’s materials? What kinds of things do they consider, and how do they approach the different aspects of a candidates’ materials? In this episode …

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B-Schooled Episode #33: Avoid Oversharing with the AdCom

In this episode of B-Schooled, Erika is joined by her SBC colleague Lisa, former Director of MBA Admissions for the full-time and part-time MBA programs at Rice University’s Jones School. They’ll discuss when it is …

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How to Write a Great Career Goals Essay

Almost every MBA application has a career goals essay, yet many candidates struggle with this question. They know they want an MBA. But they haven’t defined their goals or how earning an MBA degree will …

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B-Schooled Episode #22: What to Do (and Not Do) After You Submit

After you submit your MBA applications, should you contact the admissions committee with updates on your candidacy—like if you got a promotion, or a raise, or landed a new client for your company? What should …

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B-Schooled Episode #21: Data Form Do’s and Don’ts

In this new episode of the B-Schooled podcast, we cover how to make the most of the data form—or the actual online application itself—which is made up of several informational data fields, dropdowns selections, and short-answer …

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