Business Schools

June 1, 2014

Average GMAT scores by school: The top 25 programs

No one wants to be labeled average, unless you’re speaking in terms of the top business schools. Here the definition of average becomes oxymoronic: “average” means […]
May 20, 2014

Overcoming a low GPA in business school admissions

Whether or not your GPA could be considered “low” depends on the target school, but approximately 80% of accepted MBA applicants have GPA’s of 3.0 or […]
April 23, 2014

How top business schools view GMAT percentiles

First, a bit of good news: In the admission offices of top business schools, there are no hard GMAT score cutoffs – well not exactly. Despite […]
April 8, 2014

What average GMAT scores say about top MBA programs

Generally, we think of the GMAT as an evaluation of our own qualities, a measure of our readiness for business school. However, the exam works just […]
January 29, 2014

Upcoming MBA Fairs: Meet admission officials and alumni

Perhaps you thought that MBA fairs were only for the beginning of the application process: fact-finding events where you gathered general information, picked up dozens of […]
January 7, 2014

The Truth About Round 3: When to apply and when to wait

If you’re still working on your business school application, you may be facing some tough decisions, such as whether you should hurry to finish your application […]
October 29, 2013

GMAT percentiles of the best business schools – How Smart is Smart?

The GMAT measures the quantitative, verbal and reasoning skills needed to complete the typical business school curriculum, and as previously discussed, schools use an applicant’s score […]