Posts by SWatts


EMBA Rankings: The Top Programs Are… According to U.S. News and World Report, these were the top U.S. EMBA programs in 2014: 1 University of Pennsylvania (Wharton), Philadelphia, PA 2 University of Chicago (Booth), Chicago, IL 3 Northwestern University (Kellogg), Evanston, IL 4 Duke University (Fuqua), Durham, NC 5 Columbia University, New York, NY 6 New York University (Stern), New York, NY 7 University of Michigan—Ann Arbor (Ross),...

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EMBA Acceptance Rates


Posted By on Mar 11, 2016

EMBA Acceptance Rates The Executive MBA has grown tremendously in popularity over the past 10 years. This is in part because many of the top business schools now offer EMBA programs, which are taught by outstanding faculty and offer a wonderful alternative for the candidate who does not want to leave a fulfilling job in order to gain an MBA. The EMBA can often-times be completed on the weekends, and some programs meet in person only...

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EMBA: Average GMAT Scores


Posted By on Mar 11, 2016

EMBA: Average GMAT Scores Executive MBA programs at top business schools such as Wharton, Kellogg, Columbia, Booth, Haas and MIT have become much more in-demand during the past decade. The increased number of applicants means that admissions rates at some of the top programs have been getting harder. Because of the keen competition to these programs, candidates often approach us at MBA Admit.com with a great deal of concern if they...

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Rejected. There’s Hope! Wharton Re-Applicant Success Story We will be posting profiles of candidates who were rejected when applying to Wharton without our assistance (some without interviews!) but were admitted to Wharton the very next year after working with us to improve their candidacies. Let’s begin with this candidate who was rejected (after working with one of the priciest consulting companies) from Wharton without...

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Rejected. Now What? There’s Hope – 4 Top Options… It’s the time of the year when candidates receive the results of their Round 2 applications. Candidates also begin to learn if they have made it off of Round 1 waitlists. Because many of the Top-15 MBA programs have acceptance rates of only 12-20%, a large number of applicants can be disappointed with their outcomes, particularly if they approached the application process...

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