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Ask Natalie from Accepted about Business School AdmissionsI'm here to answer any questions you have regarding Business School Admissions. I am a former Admissions Dean and Director and currently a consultant with Accepted. While at Accepted, I've helped clients gain admission to top BBA,MBA, MFE, MF, MCF and PhD programs over the last 7 years and I'm hap...
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Ask Natalie from Accepted about Business School AdmissionsI'm here to answer any questions you have regarding Business School Admissions. I am a former Admissions Dean and Director and currently a consultant with Accepted. While at Accepted, I've helped clients gain admission to top BBA,MBA, MFE, MF, MCF and PhD programs over the last 7 years and I'm hap...
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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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Ask Clear Admit: Can I get into a top MBA program?WSO is excited to have the experts from the Clear Admit team on board to answer applicant questions in the business school forum. We encourage all of you to check out their great resources: 1) Clear Admit has been providing MBA admissions consulting services for over 10 years. 2) Clear Admit focus...
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Spotlight: WSO User GuidelinesPlease read in the WSO User Guidelines in detail before posting to WSO. ...
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My Journey From Corporate Finance to IBD via a Full-Time MBA Program - Part 1After reading the forums and taking the advice of contributors for several years I have decided that it is now time for me to give back to the WSO community. I am matriculating at Duke University's Fuqua School of Business this fall as a full-time MBA student with the intentions of switching caree...
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MSF Question and AnswerI get a ton of emails and answer a ton of posts asking similar questions so I thought I would answer the most common ones I get here and allow others to post their questions so everyone can see them and the subsequent answers. Hope this helps. Summer Analyst Eligibility * The SA position is really s...
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MSF Question and AnswerI get a ton of emails and answer a ton of posts asking similar questions so I thought I would answer the most common ones I get here and allow others to post their questions so everyone can see them and the subsequent answers. Hope this helps. Summer Analyst Eligibility * The SA position is really s...
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USC Marshall VS Umich EconHello guys. I got acceptance to USC Marshall and Umich Econ and Fordham Business School. I am trying to decide to which school I should go. I am an international student, and lots of my friends told me Umich has better reputation than USC and east coast has more opportunities for IB? I want to brea...
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[Canada] UBC Sauder vs Queen's CommerceI understand this is a primarily American website, but I see little alternative for us Canadian monkeys. I have the opportunity to attend either UBC Sauder or Queen's University for Year 2 in the BCom program. I am interested in M&A Investment Banking (cliche, I know), and I'm not sure which sc...
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Ivey HBA non-aeo applicant.I am a non-aeo student at western university, currently waiting to hear back from Ivey for their HBA program. For those who have been accepted or have gone through the process, how competitive is an 81.4% cumulative 2 yr average, EC's are summer placement at a major canadian bank, tech start up and ...
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Ivey HBA non-aeo applicant.I am a non-aeo student at western university, currently waiting to hear back from Ivey for their HBA program. For those who have been accepted or have gone through the process, how competitive is an 81.4% cumulative 2 yr average, EC's are summer placement at a major canadian bank, tech start up and ...
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B-School Q&A w/ Betsy Massar of Master AdmissionsI'm Betsy Massar, founder of Master Admissions. I'm glad to be here on Wall Street Oasis back with kindred spirits. Right out of Harvard Business School I worked for Goldman Sachs and have spent most of my professional career in and around the financial industry. I worked on both the sell and buy si...
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Johns Hopkins SAIS Master in International Economics and FinanceThere's this new program at SAIS. SAIS is perhaps the most recognized graduate program in international relations in the world, along with Harvard. Its extremely competitive and many of the graduates go into various careers following their time there. I'm pretty excited by this new program (pending...
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Go for the easy Master or the hard quant one?Hi, I have been accepted in two masters that are in the top ten business schools in Europe. One is a master that is a Master in Management that is relatively easy going (ESCP) and the other one is a hardcore master in Finance which is super competitive and hard (Bocconi). All my friends that work in...
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Applying to Bschool, here's my profile hit me the hardest you canCountry : African country Background: Telecom Engineer in Telecom Regulator 2 years exp (managed only interns) Academics: Studied at public local engineering school. we don't have rankings but i received merit scholarship and graduated with good gpa even if in my first years i had disastrous grades...
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Applying to Bschool, here's my profile hit me the hardest you canCountry : African country Background: Telecom Engineer in Telecom Regulator 2 years exp (managed only interns) Academics: Studied at public local engineering school. we don't have rankings but i received merit scholarship and graduated with good gpa even if in my first years i had disastrous grades...
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CFA 2015 BooksHey everyone, I've signed up for CFA Lv.1 final year University. I have the online E-book though not a fan of the layout so i found a torrent for Lv 1-3 with PDF versions. I was wondering if anyone had the actual 2015 Schweser books so i can cross reference and make sure its legit. besides legitim...
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Top LAC recruitmentHow are top LACs like Bowdoin and Midd for ibanking recruitment? Obviously small alumni networks, but not sure how the scene is at those schools. Any help? Thanks ...
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5 insights from starting a company while at Harvard Business School Each year, every first-year student at Harvard Business School spends a semester building a startup in teams of five or six. In total, 180 teams work to gain traction and prove a viable business model in less than six months. I learned a lot from starting cleverlayover with my team as part of this ...
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5 insights from starting a company while at Harvard Business School Each year, every first-year student at Harvard Business School spends a semester building a startup in teams of five or six. In total, 180 teams work to gain traction and prove a viable business model in less than six months. I learned a lot from starting cleverlayover with my team as part of this ...
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Lbs MBA living costsProbably been discussed ad nauseam - but wondering if anyone can give a first hand opinion on lbs MBA living costs (perhaps someone who's completed the degree already). I've seen ranges from gbp 1200 - 2000. ...
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Masters in Quantitative Finance OR Employment ChancesThis is a post for one of my friends. He is an upcoming senior at UMD ( College park) looking to break it finance. He is thinking about pursuing a masters in Quantitative Finance, and he wanted to know what are his chances at admissions at a top programs. He also wanted to know his chances, of placi...
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Why is Stern disliked so much, but Wharton praised?From all the research I've done, they really seem to be much more similar than they are different. Both very finance/wall street focused, recruited heavily, competitive, selective admissions. Other than the Ivy League tag, the financial aid (Penn definitely has better aid if you need it than NYU), a...
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Why is Stern disliked so much, but Wharton praised?From all the research I've done, they really seem to be much more similar than they are different. Both very finance/wall street focused, recruited heavily, competitive, selective admissions. Other than the Ivy League tag, the financial aid (Penn definitely has better aid if you need it than NYU), a...
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