Business School Barrage
- 760 on GMAT-- Game Plan
Hey everyone, Just took my GMAT this morning and scored 760 (IR8/Q50/V44), which is at the 99th percentile. While this is certainly not the limit of what many of you could score, I think my experience going through the process might be valuable to share, ...
Forum topic - NoName - Aug 31 2014 - 2:00pm - 39 comments
- Best Midwest MBA for Value
I can't see myself going to or affording an MBA from a target in the northeast, so I was wondering which school in the midwest is the best value choice? Currently, I'm at a boutique sell-side firm in NE Ohio (below average pay obviously), but ...
Forum topic - kreed1_1 - Aug 30 2014 - 5:00pm - 48 comments
- Consulting & MBA admit Correlation
So everyone knows that Consulting places significantly well/better into MBA programs. However, despite the correlation, there isn't much research into which direction this relationship works. Does consulting work make/change a candidate to be more ...
Forum topic - matayo - Sep 2 2014 - 12:55am - 3 comments
- Addressing GPA Issues in Applications
I graduated with a 3.02 GPA, majoring in Civil Engineering and Economics. I also failed a class. Here are my term GPA 's in order so you can see somewhat of a trend: 3.584 2.960 2.392 2.764 2.000 (Received F this semester) 3.266 4.000 3.134 3.334 ...
Forum topic - Khayembii - Aug 25 2014 - 3:29am - 14 comments
- I could use an outside opinion
Ok, I am in a bit of a quandry and could use some opinions. I am trying to establish a solid educational resume to back up my experience. History:-BBA in Marketing/Finance from Central Arkansas (I know, a no-name school)-7 years experience in Retail ...
Forum topic - MAOakley - Sep 1 2014 - 9:01am - 5 comments
- why M7 > top 15 or 20?
It seems like M7 and top 20 schools have negligible differences in employment data- why do so many take M7 > other schools with scholarship money? Is there a real difference in career/exit opportunities from M7 compared to top 15 or 20? ...
Forum topic - loomstate - Aug 25 2014 - 6:18pm - 18 comments
- CFA Level 2 Exam Denial
Hi, I just got a mail from the CFA Institute saying CFA Institute has denied your application to become a candidate in the CFA ® Program. They say I answered Yes to the 1st question regarding Suspension from financial services markets. I can swear I ...
Forum topic - Neha05 - Aug 28 2014 - 12:35am - 6 comments
- William and Mary Reputation
Hello, I was wondering what the reputation of William and Mary is and how recruiting is at the school. There is a similar topic posted a few years back but I was wondering if anything has changed since. Thanks ...
Forum topic - MüllerMann - Aug 28 2014 - 5:42pm - 5 comments
- GRE for MFin.?
Hi all I am thinking about using GRE to apply for MFin. Program (MIT/Princeton/LSE) Some of the programs do not imply any preference but some have stated taht GMAT will be prefered? Since I have already taken GRE and get a high enough score, I do not want ...
Forum topic - MaxilChen - Aug 29 2014 - 5:02am - 4 comments
- MSF possible?
I have been auditing financial services (hf) clients at a big 4 firm (1 yr). I absolutely hate it. I want to rebrand myself and raise my gpa so that I can hopefully get a job at a boutique or MM Ibank. My ug gpa is a 3.0. I have passed all of my CPA exams ...
Forum topic - Young94 - Aug 23 2014 - 10:01pm - 9 comments