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B-Schools Give GMAT’s New IR Section Mixed Reviews

According to a recent poll of 265 business school admissions officers, early opinion of the GMAT’s newly introduced Integrated Reasoning (IR) section is decidedly mixed. As a new season of applicants prepares to submit the …

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Kaplan Survey Says GMAT Still Reigns Supreme

Has the increase in business schools accepting the Graduate Record Exam (GRE) as an admissions alternative swayed prospective applicants away from the GMAT? Not so much, a recent Kaplan Test Prep survey reveals. Just 16% …

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Latest GMAC Survey Shows Chinese Flocking to B-School

The number of GMAT scores sent by Chinese citizens to schools around the world nearly tripled (from 48,664 to 126,090) in the past five years, says a new report on GMAT score-sending patterns in Asia …

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MBA Still Top Choice for Prospective B-School Students

The growing popularity of specialized master’s programs has not diminished interest in MBA programs; rather, a new segment in the prospective student population has emerged, based on findings in a new report from the Graduate …

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Reputation and Rankings Trump All in B-School Selection

This post originally appeared on the U.S. News–Strictly Business MBA Admissions Blog I must confess; I’m a sucker for surveys. Whether it’s from a favorite website, magazine, or even my cable provider, I can usually …

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Social Media Skills a Must for M.B.A.s, Survey Says

This post originally appeared on the U.S. News–Strictly Business blog. If you think social media is primarily good for reconnecting with long-lost friends from high school or stalking celebrities to find out what they had …

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