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Top MBA Admissions Advice From Current Students

Top MBA Admissions Advice From Current Students

We surveyed current MBA students about their top MBA admissions advice about getting into business school. Over 1,000 current MBA students were surveyed and we calculated what the top 10 most popular pieces of advice MBA students had to offer about getting into your dream business school. Advice ranges from when to start the process […]

Emily Fletcher-Ross School of Business

Emily Fletcher-Ross School of Business

Name:Emily Fletcher Age: 27 Hometown: Seattle, WA Class Year:MBA/MPP Class of 2020 Undergraduate Institution and Major:Dartmouth College, BA in Neuroscience and Anthropology Pre-MBA Work Experience:One year in global health programs at Dartmouth; Three years in health care research and consulting at The Advisory Board Company What factors figured most prominently into your decision of where [...]
Lucy Yin-The Wharton School

Lucy Yin-The Wharton School

Name: Lucy Yin Age: 26 Hometown: Chapel Hill, NC Education: (undergrad): Duke University, B.S. Biology, B.S. Economics Current MBA program: University of Pennsylvania – The Wharton School Describe a typical day as a MBA student:  I wake up and have a 25 minute walk to class since most Wharton students live across the river from campus [...]
Matthew Dion- USC Marshall School of Business

Matthew Dion- USC Marshall School of Business

Name: Matthew Dion Age: 26 Hometown: Chicago, IL Education: (undergrad): University of Arizona (Eller College of Management) Major- Marketing and Business Management Current MBA program: University of Southern California – USC Marshall School of Business Describe a typical day as an MBA student: On a typical day, I'll arrive at campus between 6-8AM depending on my [...]
The 10 Best Methods to Secure a Scholarship

The 10 Best Methods to Secure a Scholarship

After the stress of applications and GRE testing, it’s disheartening to have to suddenly shift your focus towards figuring out how to finance your education. Fortunately, with a bit of planning, you can make graduate school affordable by applying for scholarships. Keep reading to find out the best ways to make sure you can secure […]

Evan Reed- USC Marshall School of Business

Evan Reed- USC Marshall School of Business

Name: Evan Reed Age: 26 Hometown: Chicago, IL Education: (undergrad): University of Arizona (Eller College of Management) Major- Marketing and Business Management Current MBA program: University of Southern California – USC Marshall School of Business Describe a typical day as an MBA student: I typically spend around 15 hours a week attending classes. Most of mine [...]
Jess Adepoju-Stanford GSB

Jess Adepoju-Stanford GSB

Name:Jess Adepoju Age: 25 Education: (undergrad): Undergrad School: University of Chicago; Undergrad Major: Philosophy and Economics Current MBA program: Stanford Graduate School of Business   Describe a typical day as a MBA student: I am a president of a few on-campus clubs and working on a startup, so most of my days at the GSB are [...]
Pengling Henry Yang- Johnson (Cornell University)

Pengling Henry Yang- Johnson (Cornell University)

Name: Pengling Henry Yang Age: 28 Hometown: Houston, TX Education: (undergrad): University of Texas at Austin (Major – Business Administration, Master – Professional Accounting) Current MBA program: Johnson Graduate School of Management | Cornell University Describe a typical day as a MBA student:  When I was a first year at the Johnson Graduate School of Management, I would [...]