Posted on November 19, 2012 by GMAC
Provided by Erin Ernst, MBA Admissions Director, Foster School of Business, University of Washington
Part II in a Two-Part Series
Part II of this blog focuses on your personal preparedness for business school. Do you have a strong support network? Are you ready to deal with the stress of the b-school environment? Do you have the energy it takes to succeed? (more…)
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Posted on March 12, 2012 by Graduate Management Admission Council
Director of Admissions
University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
Kenan-Flager Business School
At one point or another, prospective MBA students ask themselves “Will I be able to juggle school with work and life at home?” This question ultimately becomes a major factor in choosing what type of program is right for them or if they are even able to pursue their MBA at all.
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Posted on April 27, 2011 by Graduate Management Admission Council
Written by Stephen L. Gauthier, Associate Dean, Crummer School of Business, Rollins College
In the past, most MBA schools would report that they required three to five years of full-time work experience prior to enrolling in an MBA program. Programs would state this would make your MBA educational experience a much more enriching endeavor. Current admissions practices have changed dramatically and even Harvard Business School no longer requires work experience in order to apply.
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