Business School Barrage
- Thoughts on HBS (Starting Out)
I'm just about a month and a half or so into my first year ("RC year") at Harvard Business School, and I wanted to write a bit about what it's been like so far. Since I'm still new to the place, take my experiences with the ...
Forum topic - baburator - Oct 30 2014 - 6:00am - 71 comments
- Elite resume is the deciding factor in applications
I keep hearing it said that GMAT is the most important element of the bschool application. But when you plot acceptance v. GMAT, you find that top 10 schools always reject the majority of applicants with any gmat score. A school might reject 85% of their ...
Forum topic - Redford - Oct 17 2014 - 1:25am - 21 comments
- 90% conversion rate for front office IB BB (and elite MM) jobs at M7 Business Schools
Hey guys, got the official figures from the CMC and investment banking club at Kellogg. Of the 51 people who recruited from IB last winter, 45 received internships. I've seen quite a few threads asking for these figures, so figured that I'd post ...
Forum topic - OpsDude - Oct 12 2014 - 11:00am - 43 comments
- Suggestions on Choosing an MSF Program
Hi everybody, Pending acceptances, I've decided to start an MSF program next Summer / Fall. My background at a glance: School: Undergrad at San Diego State University Major: Statistics, Actuarial Science Emphasis Current GPA: 3.86 GMAT: Writing in ...
Forum topic - sourpatchkid - Oct 28 2014 - 4:27pm - 17 comments
- IU Kelley (Direct Admit) vs UMich (LSA)
Hello everyone. I just got accepted into IU and will be a Direct Admit. I am fairly certain about my chances to UMich but not to pre-admit Ross. Ross would cost me about $100k more than IU. Is it worth the money? I am interested in banking and would love ...
Forum topic - dante_27 - Oct 30 2014 - 12:36pm - 7 comments
- MSF: Baruch (in state tuition) vs. Other Tier 2 Schools
I'll be graduating in June and my current job prospects don't look too good, so I guess that takes me down the MSF route. I'm also taking the level 1 of the CFA in December and hope that I can pass level 2 by the time I get an MSF. My ...
Forum topic - Pokemon Master - Oct 31 2014 - 3:47pm - 3 comments
- Columbia MBA part time vs Wharton MBA full time for a "former" financial technologist
I have been in my career in financial technology for a couple of years, and I decided to apply to MBA programs because I want to get closer to the client side of banking. I applied for the full-time MBA program at Wharton and was accepted, and I applied ...
Forum topic - snuffles753 - Oct 27 2014 - 11:23pm - 7 comments
- MSF Class of 2016
Ok guys, building on my post last year, I wanted to start something for this years applicants. Anyone applying this year, with a 2015 start and 2016 graduation, feel free to post your profile, ask questions or just add some comments. Looking to help and ...
Forum topic - TNA - Sep 28 2014 - 5:00pm - 188 comments
- Purdue’s one-year Master of Science (Marketing) program
Purdue’s one-year Master of Science (Marketing) program provides a specialized education, either immediately after graduation or after acquiring some work experience. The program helps students develop the knowledge and skills needed for a variety of ...
Forum topic - PurdueMS - Oct 30 2014 - 1:01pm - 2 comments
- Vanderbilt MSF Class of '16
Hey all, Just looking to see who else is interested in Vanderbilt's MSF, for Class of '16 (Fall '15 entry). I finished up my app for the early deadline, definitely can't wait to hear back. I look forward to hearing why anyone applied ...
Forum topic - MH9 - Oct 31 2014 - 3:42pm