COVID-19 Updates

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Increased Flexibility for Darden MBA Class of 2022

The COVID-19 pandemic will likely continue to disrupt in-person learning when instruction is set to begin this fall. Although most programs’ planned start dates in August and September remain largely in effect, for now, the …


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QS Top Online MBA Rankings for 2020

The coronavirus outbreak has sent business schools worldwide into “online mode” for the remainder of the spring term. Will that lead to a significant uptick in interest for online MBA programs next year? If so, …


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Wharton to Livestream Virtual Campus Tour

So, how can you research schools and get a feel for their campuses during the COVID-19 crisis? Business schools worldwide have adapted to meet this need of prospective MBA applicants by ramping up an array …


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GMAT Online Testing Begins on April 20

The  COVID-19 pandemic has shuttered testing centers around the world. In response, the Graduate Management Admission Council moved quickly to create an alternative GMAT solution that is accessible online. After much anticipation, yesterday GMAC announced …


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Kellogg School Will Waive GMAT, GRE for Round 3 Applicants

We’re living through a unique moment in history as the whole world grapples with the COVID-19 outbreak. Business schools, for their part, are adapting to meet the current challenges facing many Round 3 applicants.  But …


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Fuqua Adding a 4th Round Amid Covid-19 Crisis

The third round deadline at Duke University’s Fuqua School of Business passed on March 11, 2020.  However, the COVID-19 crisis has seriously impacted Round 3 applicants around the world. With test centers shuttered, many prospective …


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Coronavirus MBA Volunteering Ideas

Are you applying to business schools in the next application cycle? Clearly, 2020 will be like no other admissions season on record.  The coronavirus outbreak has already affected the application strategies of many MBA hopefuls. …


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In the Coronavirus Era, Wharton Admissions Officer Shares Relevant Lessons from 2008 Economic Crisis

Once again, we bring you expert MBA admissions insight from a member of the Stacy Blackman Consulting team. Anthony joined SBC following a nine-year stint at Wharton as an Admissions Officer and Career Center Manager.  …


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GMAT Coronavirus Updates

In response to the COVID-19 outbreak, testing centers worldwide have temporarily closed their doors. Undeterred by this hurdle, the Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC) is working quickly to create an in-home, online GMAT test.  Today, …


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How Will the Coronavirus Affect International Applicants?

Over the last few weeks, we’ve fielded many questions on how might the coronavirus affect international applicants. Primarily, admitted candidates fear they won’t be able to secure visas due to the COVID-19 crisis. But prospective …


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