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Ask Natalie from Accepted about Business School AdmissionsWSO is excited to have the experts from Accepted.com on board to answer applicant questions in the business school forum. Here is a message from Natalie who will be checking this thread every few days to make sure she is staying on top of questions: I'm here to answer any questions you have regardi...
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Ask Natalie from Accepted about Business School AdmissionsWSO is excited to have the experts from Accepted.com on board to answer applicant questions in the business school forum. Here is a message from Natalie who will be checking this thread every few days to make sure she is staying on top of questions: I'm here to answer any questions you have regardi...
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My GMAT Study PlanI just took the GMAT this past weekend and scored a 760 (Q49 / V44), so while everything was fresh on my mind I wanted to make a post here about the process that I went through. I know that there are a few threads like this already out there, but when I was trying to figure out how to tackle the GMA...
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Spotlight: WSO User GuidelinesPlease read in the WSO User Guidelines in detail before posting to WSO. ...
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Considering a MSF right after undergradI am currently a junior in college (Texas) and have a lot of decisions to make before I graduate. I am unsure about what I will do primarily because I have a variety of options. As of right now, I plan on getting a MA in econ, but most schools do not have one or there programs are not good (The only...
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Considering a MSF right after undergradI am currently a junior in college (Texas) and have a lot of decisions to make before I graduate. I am unsure about what I will do primarily because I have a variety of options. As of right now, I plan on getting a MA in econ, but most schools do not have one or there programs are not good (The only...
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Bentley Q and A for finance? Rising high school senior: how is Bentley viewed among the finance spectrum on the East Coast? I live on the west coast, and will not be able to tour any of the other east cost colleges: Barnard and Boston College. I really want to apply to Baruch, but its going to be 16k per year and I am from very...
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Master in ManagementHello, First something about my background. I did a social sciences degree in a global top 25 school in the field of sociology. 7/10 GPA and for my final thesis an 8/10. After, I did an internship for the capital markets team in a big global real estate brokerage company, and I wish to pursue the fi...
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MBA or Master in ManagementI don't plan to apply to Ms in Management Programs, but it seems like this type of program is getting hotter.... UMich Ross, Duke Fuqua, UVa McIntire, Northwestern Kellogg and a few others are offering this degree to mostly non-business undergrads. Even I got postcards from one of the MiM programs.....
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Put my life back together after many failures - Are my MBA hopes realistic? Hi, Throwaway for obvious reasons. I understand I'm in the presence of those who have done fairly well for themselves, I'm looking to gather some honest and practical feedback about my progress. To provide a bit of background, I've outlined some general information below. ---------------------------...
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Put my life back together after many failures - Are my MBA hopes realistic? Hi, Throwaway for obvious reasons. I understand I'm in the presence of those who have done fairly well for themselves, I'm looking to gather some honest and practical feedback about my progress. To provide a bit of background, I've outlined some general information below. ---------------------------...
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Really need help narrowing down my list of schoolsI'm currently just starting the application process to matriculate 2015, but one thing I'm having trouble doing is narrowing down the schools I'm applying to. My current list is: 1. HBS 2. Wharton 3. Booth 4. Columbia 5. Stern 6. Tuck It seems like applying to six different schools is overkil...
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MBA - Possible to do 2 MBAs?Is it possible to do two MBAs? Say u go to a small state business school and get an MBA in Marketing or Accounting (1 year program), work for a few years afterwards, and then go to a top business school to get an MBA in Finance, Strategy, Entrepreneurship, etc. I wonder if thats possible...thoughts/...
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Worth of JD/MBA?Is a JD/MBA at Harvard worth the $80k-100k additional cost for someone who is doing the CFA program? I'm currently in the JD program (top 15% of the class), studied economics at Ivy UG, have VC work experience, and passed CFA level 2. While most of the current JD/MBA students I know have prior busin...
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Worth of JD/MBA?Is a JD/MBA at Harvard worth the $80k-100k additional cost for someone who is doing the CFA program? I'm currently in the JD program (top 15% of the class), studied economics at Ivy UG, have VC work experience, and passed CFA level 2. While most of the current JD/MBA students I know have prior busin...
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Job Sponsored MBAs: How often does this happen?Hey monkeys, I've heard a lot about a bank or some other employer financing a worker's MBA. Does this happen a lot? I was talking to a friend of mine about to head off to MIT (I'll be applying to schools in a couple months) and she told me she was almost banking on the fact that she could land one o...
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Job Sponsored MBAs: How often does this happen?Hey monkeys, I've heard a lot about a bank or some other employer financing a worker's MBA. Does this happen a lot? I was talking to a friend of mine about to head off to MIT (I'll be applying to schools in a couple months) and she told me she was almost banking on the fact that she could land one o...
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Msc. Finance hurts your MBA Prospects - Why? Hello Everyone, I've noticed a lot of posts on these forums about a specialist Master's hurting your chances of getting into an MBA program but not a clear reason why. Could someone elaborate? Advantages: -Better shot at entry level positions (especially for non-target undergrads) -A more in-depth u...
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Drexel University MSFI am currently a senior at Palm Beach Atlantic University and am considering whether to go straight into an MSF program at Drexel or to work for a few years and shoot for Villanova.. That said, I was wondering if anyone could tell me about Drexel's MSF students' job placements after completing the p...
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New Laptop For SchoolHey, In the market for a new laptop for school and wanted to get some opinions. Not overly worried about computing power as I'll have a desktop at home. Couple of the ones I'm looking at are. - Lenevo Yoga 3 Pro - Dell XPS 13 - Macbook Air - Macbook (2015) - Samsung ATIV Book 9 Plus Thanks. ...
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New Laptop For SchoolHey, In the market for a new laptop for school and wanted to get some opinions. Not overly worried about computing power as I'll have a desktop at home. Couple of the ones I'm looking at are. - Lenevo Yoga 3 Pro - Dell XPS 13 - Macbook Air - Macbook (2015) - Samsung ATIV Book 9 Plus Thanks. ...
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The Methods to Tackle Moving WorryHave you ever moved to your fresh express or perhaps region? Can you just like the place? If you can't, try out looking at many of the gains associated with shifting for example brand-new sites, new close friends, along with ideally, a complete completely new experience. This article aimed at young ...
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Should I get CFA or MBA?Currently, I am a undergrad student majoring in Finance in Thailand. I will be done in December. I haven't done 10+2 -> only did the IGCSEs. My dad runs a jewellery business which I will join if I do not go for Masters. I have no prior knowledge about the business and I will move to India to trai...
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Would getting a Masters in Finance or Management look bad?Im looking very hard at Duke's MMS program, UT Austin' MSF, Vandy's MSF, among others. My question is, would getting a masters degree in a business subject (after I've already got a BBA) look bad to BSchool admissions? ...
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Pre-Exp Masters of Finance vs. Masters in Management - Where should I attend?I've been accepted to: Brandeis M.A. International Economics and Financehttp://www.brandeis.edu/global/acade...ief/index.html Washington University St. Louis M.S. Corporate Finance and Investmentshttp://www.olin.wustl.edu/academicpr...s/default.aspx Duke Fuqua Master of Management Studieshttp://www....
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