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Business School and GMAT ForumHi all, I am Adem from Istanbul. I currently hold offers from the MSc Finance from CASS, University College London(UCL) and at IE. After some research on all three, I am still hesitant as to which to choose. My goal is to end up on an IB in London or Amsterdam. My profile: -28 yo -BSc in politic...
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Investment banking after 10+ years of engineering?Hi folks, I just joined this forum and need some advice. I am an engineer in Silicon Valley with an MS in CS and about 12 years of total work experience. I am doing good career-wise but I am not a super achiever by any means, both in terms of rank and salary. I make about $150K annually, and I susp...
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PWC Corporate Finance internship VS. Masters in Finance Hey all, Currently got 2 offers on the table which I am pretty excited about, but having lots of difficulty on what to choose. I can either intern at PwC's Corporate Finance department in M&A's or choose a cheap Masters in Finance. The Masters in Finance is at a Dutch university, making it very c...
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Cass London Msc Investment Management vs Msc Corporate FinanceHi, I hold an offer for the Msc in Corporate Finance (CF) by Cass business school. Upon my request, the school has confirmed that I might be considered for the Msc in Investment Management (IM) alternatively. I choose CF because I am interested in M&A, valuation and financial modelling. However, ...
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Olin vs MendozaFirst time poster here. I was accepted to both Mendoza and Olin (w/equal scholarship) for my MBA. Post-MBA I will be looking to transition to consulting from my current background of specialized audit for a Big 4 firm. After reviewing the websites and talking to alumni for both schools I have come u...
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Graduate CertificateHi Guys, I was wondering. Would a graduate certificate in corporate finance(4 courses) from Harvard Extension School or similar be helpful in offseeting a very low non-finance gpa from a non target, given a great GPA in that? And what prospects would that offer in terms of MM and boutiques?...
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Seeking advices about the MSF programI am graduating in a month from University of Southern California with a BA in History. Currently, I have been admitted to Simon (80% scholarship) and still waiting to hear back from WUSTL (Asset Management Track), UIUC, Brandeis, and JHU. Their notification dates are all after the Simon deposit dea...
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College Selection_Where should I go for my career? Hi everyone! I am a junior transfer student. I am currently admitted to UMich, USC, BC, Vandy, and possibly UVA. I plan to pursue a career in either investment banking or consulting. Which school is the optimal choice for me? Besides, in terms of graduate school application, which one has the bes...
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INSEAD MBA 2017 placement stats out and they are phenomenal!http://images.marketing.insead.edu/Web/INSEAD/%7B4dc74af8-ebef-42c8-b3a0-556184f6cb70%7D_MBA_EMPLOYMENT_STATISTICS.pdf ...
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GPA Screening AdviceHey guys I'm coming from a non-target with a 3.6 vs 3.78(major GPA). Is it better to leave the major GPA on there and also use it for the online screening questions. It doesn't seem like a huge difference but from what I've heard, non-targets generally have a higher cut-off like 3.75-3.8. I have a f...
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UK Target UnisHow would you ranks the following for job placement in the City: Oxford, Cambridge, Warwick, Bristol, Edinburgh, KCL, St. Andrews, Durham, Nottingham, LSE, UCL, Imperial, Bath, Exeter, Manchester and Newcastle...
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Chances of Admission at Oxford's Masters Financial Economics Program.As an aspirant investment banker, I have intentions of pursuing a career in investment banking or any such career closely relevant to investment banking. I graduated from an american university that is ranked in the top 40's, along with a year of work experience in investment banking in the form of ...
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Cass Msc Investment Management London and Lancaster Msc FinanceReceived offers from both-Msc Investment Management from Cass (Msc Finance was my first choice) and Msc Finance from Lancaster -awaiting response from Warwick, Cranfield, Edinburgh (for Msc Finance ) and from LBS (MFA) 2 questions: 1)Given that FT ranks Lancaster at 27 and Cass at 20 (for Msc Fina...
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Economics Major at Cal Berkeley - What classes should I take for IB or PE jobs?Hi, I am an Econ major at UC Berkeley. What classes are recommended to break into IB or PE jobs? Thanks...
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Dartmouth - Tuck School of BusinessI know there's been threads in the past on Tuck, would love to hear some recent feedback on the program. For anyone who attended/currently attends Tuck: 1. What has your experience been like so far? 2. Did you choose Tuck over an M7 program? 3. What are you aiming to do post-MBA? (Fine if want to ...
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Unusual Situation - How should I think about business school?I'm a current Investment Banking Analyst at MS / JPM with an offer for a well-known PE shop that has a track record of placing associates in GSB / HBS. The PE shop is fairly well known amongst the industry with a rising trajectory in terms of prestige. I am thinking about applying to business scho...
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Pension Fund Jobs Post-MBA?Does anyone have any information about pension fund jobs as a post-MBA career option? Such as how prevalent they are, how difficult to get, and do you need certain pre-MBA experience?...
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Best MS school for Financial Engineering or related area in EuropeCan anyone provide me with the rank for MS in Financial Engg or related area? KU LEUVEN UNIVERSITY OF AMESTARDAM WU VIENNA VRIJ UNIVERSITY University of OSLO KTH Germany EISTI France ETH ZURICH TUM MUNICH...
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MiM Choice: MSc Management (Bocconi) VS. CEMS MIM (UCD Smurfit)Hi There, I plan to start a MiM next year and I have shortlisted two offers I got: - MSc in Management at Bocconi - CEMS MIM MSc in International Management at UCD Smurfit In case I was admitted for the MSc in International Management at Bocconi, my decision would have been made in a few seconds. ...
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2018 UK Target Uni - MSc - for FO jobs: put your POV2018 guide (obviously based on my experience and from various rankings) TARGET: Oxbridge, LSE, LBS, IBS STRONG SEMI: Warwick, UCL SEMI: Cass, Edinburgh, Bath, Manchester, Durham Other SEMI: Exeter, Queen Mary, Bristol, Kings, and so on through the Russel Group. Decent chances to get a FO job b...
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Notre Dame Master of Science in Finance Thoughts?Hi All - I Was looking to see if anyone had any new information on the Notre Dame masters program located in Chicago? I see there hasn’t been too many posts on it over the past few years. I am local in Chicago and am contemplating applying for it this year. Has anyone completed the program? If ...
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Maximizing Post-MBA Salary Assuming we're looking at a 15 year time horizon post-MBA for someone who didn't do finance pre-MBA, what are some career pathways post-MBA that would maximizing the NPV in the 15 year time horizon? Does doing IB post-MBA beat out (total compensation wise) all other options including PM at FAANG?...
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Straight to Fordham or wait for Cornell?I'm in a dilemma WSO and I need an alternative perspective from what I'm being told. I'm looking to land a S&T position at a BB. Currently im at Community College and will be doing 1-2 more semesters depending on where i want to transfer to. I'm being told that doing 2 more semesters then **attempt...
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UVA vs Vandy for undergrad.Echols Scholar for UVA, which means I don't have to take the core curriculum and I have priority course selection over other students. Vanderbilt is about 7k cheaper. These are the factors I am weighing right now. Other than that I'm looking to you guys for help. Is there truly a significant gap bet...
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Msc accounting and finance London school of economicsMy chances of getting an admission in Msc accounting and finance at London school of economics with 3.9 Gpa in bsc accounting and finance from london school of economics Teacher’s assistant of intro to economics 710 Gmat score ...
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International Msc in Management at Nova SBE or a Msc in Management (English) at Bocconi??I need some advice about which msc is better to pursue an international career and have the opportunity to work in such countries as UK, France, Belgium etc. I have been accepted to the MSc in Management at Bocconi and I know about the good reputation of the University, but I don't really know abou...
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U Michigan vs. U ChicagoI already got accepted into the University of Michigan- LSA and my plan is to get into Ross Business School by sophomore year if i decide to go there. I also got deferred from the University of Chicago. If I happen to get in for regular decision, which school should I go to? Which school has better...
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Reinvent myself & get out of BOHey, I am sure this topic has been beaten to death but I could use some help. Currently I am working in Baltimore at MS's back office and I have IB dreams. I realize getting into IB is an uphill battle and I am driven to make the climb. Before I go ahead and do something that may waste 6 months of ...
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"UChicago [undergrad] sorta helps with getting good positions but not nearly as much as you hope." True?"Don’t go to UChicago unless you are willing to work your butt off, the social vs work life balance is not good, parties are mediocre, there are some cuties but overall students are less attractive than at other top schools. **UC sorta helps with getting good positions but not nearly as much as yo...
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Best MSF Schools for IBHi, I was wondering if anyone would be able to tell me what schools I should focus on going to for my MSF that will help me get into IB ( it doesn't have to be Wallstreet). A little background on me. I just graduated from a no-name school in Nashville with a 3.61 GPA. I have interned for a year at ...
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MBAs versus Vanderbilt MSF Is it a better investment to go to Vanderbilt's MSF instead of a MBA program? The MSF program at Vanderbilt seems to have really good placement in NYC and it's only a 12-18 month commitment versus a MBA where you need 3+ years of work experience and you have to stay in the program for 24 months. ...
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MBB in undesirable living situation, ACN in a good city, or Global Fortune 25 Company for B-SchoolTrying to decide which opportunity to take in order to best position myself for M-7 MBB- Management Consulting, would be working is Chicago, first year comp around $80,000 before year end bonuses. Really do not want to work in Chicago because parents live in the suburbs and will not let me get a pl...
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Which companys are famous for paying for their employee's grad school education out of their own pocket?I know some companies will sponsor some of their employee's graduate school tuition. Which companies are famous for doing so?...
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London Business School 2018-2019 Application Deadlines and Essay Question Analysis[London Business School](https://www.personalmbacoach.com/single-post/2017/04/13/How-To-Think-About-Your-Career-Goals-Essay) has released its essays for this season. Read below for Personal MBA Coach® Founder Scott Edinburgh’s tips on tackling this year’s questions. *Note: While the new dead...
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Bentley vs Fordham??Hello! I am currently a high school senior and I intend on majoring in finance (or finance-economics if I choose Bentley) with a minor in either management or economics. My main goal is to work at a major investment banking firm and then eventually move on to venture capital. So far I have applied t...
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IE vs ESSEC MIFHi everyone, I've been accepted to MIF at ESSEC Paris and IE Madrid!! At the moment, I am unsure on which one to choose so I would like to get some opinions and solid facts about the two programs, university, reputation, international placement across Europe... IE has recently been excluded from...
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Is CFA level 1 useful for applying to Masters in Finance at top UK UniversitiesIs it worth putting in the time on level 1 or just spend more time on other aspects of the application? ...
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MBA consultants for top schoolsI'm looking for recommendations for MBA consultants that would be especially prepared to help me go after Stanford GSB and HBS. Comment with any particularly good people below. Thanks....
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How competitive am I for MBA programs? How can I improve my chances over the next year?I'm a 25-year-old white male working at a major technology company (i.e. one of Amazon, Apple, Facebook, or Google) in a semi-technical role (I don't code). I worked for a small startup prior to this where I received two promotions. I have received one additional promotion at my current company. I ...
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Work Experience: BB Associate or Tech Startup Analyst?Hi All! I am currently a 2nd year Analyst at a top BB in the Treasury dept. in NY and am looking to enroll in b-school fall 2020 (CBS, Wharton, Booth). I am debating between staying on as an Associate or joining a tech start up as an Analyst. A few of the admissions consultants I spoke with really e...
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Sam Houston State vs. Texas A&M Commerce for MBA-online?Hi, I'm trying to decide between SHSU or TAMU-Commerce for my MBA. Looking for insight and suggestions? I live in the DFW area but will be attending online. Which would be a better choice?...
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Women in Finance Scholarship 2018 | Earn $10,000FINCAD is now accepting applications for the [Women in Finance Scholarship 2018, a program designed to promote outstanding women in the field of finance, particularly those pursuing careers in the capital markets and/or financial risk management. This has been a significant year for women, who have...
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MBA IB Recruiting in San FranciscoI'm planning on starting an MBA at an M7 in a couple months and am considering IB. I realize the majority of people want to go to NYC, but I am wondering what the recruiting process would be like for San Francisco. Are you expected to travel out to SF instead of NYC during recruiting, or both? Al...
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which master should I choose?Hi, I'm an italian student, I'm about to graduate with a bachelor degree in economics and business administration and I have to choose for several reason (basically not enough money for the target uni and a medium level gpa) between "economics and finance" at Bicocca (Milan), "banking and finance" a...
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Post-MBA Investment Banking vs. Management ConsultingHow does the salary progression and exit opportunities compare for someone post-MBA going into investment banking vs. management consulting? Most of the article I see doing this comparison focus on undegrad analysts. How bad is the burnout in each profession? What do people do after they burnout, (...
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Need advice from all Kelley studentsI’ll be going to IU this fall for finance, and I’ve applied to live in the KLLC. But unfortunately, I did not get accepted to live in the KLLC. I’m hoping to get into the investment banking workshop one day, and now I’m not sure how I’ll be able to network with other students. For any curr...
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Cass Business School MSc FinanceI have got into Cass Business School MSc finance and i am a bit confused regarding the reputation of Cass. I am confused whether Cass is that reputed to go for or not?...
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Took GMAT Diagnostic - Need advice!Hi everyone, I just took my first GMAT diagnostic/practice test (Exam 1 on the GMATPrep software) and got a 690 (48Q/36V). How accurate is this score when trying to figure out where I stand? I'm signed up for my GMAT towards the end of next month, and given that I primarily focus on this for the nex...
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Scope of Msc or Mfin In finance in India.Hello! I am a fresher just completed my graduation and appearing for Gmat in a month( expecting 700), I want to do MBA in Finance from a top BSchool in the US but With no full-time work ex. I pushing myself to apply for not only TOP MBA programmes but also for Masters in Finance programme. In this c...
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HELP - OSU vs UIUCI am an incoming sophomore at a community college that will be transferring to either UIUC or Ohio State. At this stage, investment banking is not my first choice for a career but I still want to keep that door open before I nail down what I want to do. I'm thinking along the lines of consulting or...
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What undergraduate major is best for busines school applications that is not Business Administration?I am a sophomore at UC Berkeley, and I have to declare a major soon. I will apply to Haas, but like anyone my chances are slim. In the case I don't get in, I have some questions regarding other majors and how they are seen in MBA admissions. My natural skill-set is more liberal arts than mathematics...
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Deciding on quantitive majors/career path?I'm currently a senior in high school, headed to Baruch (Dean Scholars) next fall. I've changed my mind on what I want to study quite a few times and I was looking for some advice regarding picking something. Initially I wanted to major in Computer Science, though the career paths of those in softwa...
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Holy Cross - Lafayette - Furman - Siena - Davidson - GW - Georgetown - Columbia - BrownSon is a rising HS senior baseball player, will likely play at one of these schools, fingers crossed. He would like to go into VC or IB. Would any of these schools hinder his ability to get internships, interviews, or get into a great grad business school? While the list will be shortened based on w...
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Criteria for choosing business school for pre experience masters in finance in USA?Hi! After failure of my first post to get answers, I am writing a new one. Yes I am desperate. I am planning to do masters program in finance with ambition of landing a entry level job in asset management in the USA. I have chosen some schools where I may apply but I would like to know the criteria...
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Semi-target Liberal Arts Colleges VS Semi-target universities (For IB)I'm a junior who wants to get a job in IBD (Preferably the Wall Street, but I don't mind other places). I am thinking of applying to some semi-target LACs like Colgate, Haverford, Davidson, Hamilton and semi-target universities like Emory, USC, and IU(Kelly), UVA, and Villanova. Can you please lis...
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"Banking is still a place where the cool kids want to go"An interesting article on the Financial Times talks about [a new trend of MBA's going into banking in order to work with the tech industry](https://www.ft.com/content/db26ea1c-47a2-11e8-8ee8-cae73aab7ccb): [quote] The banking sector is holding its own as an MBA employer. But it is doing so in part ...
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750 GMAT - sufficient for merit based aid?Hey folks - I fully expect to get labelled a pretentious douche for posting this question - apologies in advance and I’ll try not to belabor my words. I will be applying to M7 this fall. I scored a 750 on GMAT. I know this is more than good enough for admissions consideration. What I’m con...
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Do DCM/ECM groups recruit MBA students?I know that many people go to business school and join M&A/industry groups as an associate. Do banks also recruit for DCM and ECM? Thanks. ...
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AMA: Reflections on 1st Semester at Columbia Business SchoolI recently completed my first semester at Columbia Business School and wanted to share my experience thus far. I would also be happy to field any questions. The primary reason for writing this long-winded anecdote is to provide clarity into the actual experience at Columbia for prospective applicant...
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Do Masters Grades Matter for MBAI am currently doing a masters program in international relations at a target school. I am doing decently academically. However, I was wondering how much grades in such like a masters program count in MBA admissions at top programs (ex. NYU, HBS, LBS, Darden etc) ?...
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EDHEC vs IE vs ESADE - MSc Finance (Financial Markets for EDHEC)Hi everybody, I received an offer from EDHEC and will probably get one from both IE and ESADE. I want to end up working in the Asset Management industry. Preferably a fund/hedge fund, or an investment bank. Eventually, I would like to fund my own company. Concerning the workplace, I am not really s...
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Best MBA WebsiteThinking of getting an MBA and in the early stages of diligence to see if it's something I should pursue or not... Can anyone recommend different websites that serve as a resource for MBA hopefuls? I know of Poets and Quants and Top MBA, which others are good to spend time on and learn from? Thank...
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MBA (or MS) vs. CFAI just finished my undergraduate degree in finance (magna cum laude) and will begin working at Vanguard this summer. In a year or two I plan on either pursing an MBA, an MS in Investment Management, or the CFA; if I do go the degree route I would be gunning for an M7 school. I am wondering which of ...
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How marketable is it to be an Econ major?I just finished up my sophomore year majoring in economics at a non-target school. From people that I've met, I keep getting the advice to switch to finance or statistics because economics won't get me where I wanna be (leaning towards market research/banking). Thankfully I've been able to have inte...
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College Student Seeking Information Interview with Finance ProfessionalHi, I am a senior undergrad who is seeking to do an informational interview with someone working in finance. This is for a college assignment. Do you have any advice on which particular career people are easy to reach out to?...
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How to cram for Multiple choice papers?I have done the requisite hours, seriously nothing works! I have 24 hours before the test ---- any last minute cramming techniques? Literally just want to memorise for the exam, pass and then couldn't care less if I forget everything,...
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Salary for Masters In Finance GraduatesHow much do average salary do fresh master in finance graduates get? This is for international students. Please help me with this in case of schools like Fordham?...
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School ReviewCan someone help me rate and review this schools and their courses? With perspectives of Location, Fees and placement and salary? Fordham University- MS Global Finance Pacific Lutheran University MSF Rutgers University- MS Financial Analysis Brandeis University MA International Economics and Financ...
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Vanderbilt or Middlebury?Having a really hard time deciding between these two. Would prefer to go into consulting, but I'd content with IB/finance related stuff too. I've visited both campuses, surprisingly loved both. Vandy is 10k a year cheaper, but Middlebury has the smaller classes that I enjoy. Where should I go? I ...
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USC vs Tufts vs Emory. I have gotten into all three schools to study economics. Which one should I choose? I like all three schools, but my main concern for USC is the fact that it is an engineering school, for Emory is the fact that it is in the deep south and I am Indian-American and for Tufts, my main concern is the w...
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Is UChicago undergrad a Wall Street (IBD) feeder or no?Just got off waitlist, have two days to accept. Or should I just go to UVA as planned? Money isn't really an issue. I applied to Chicago at recommendation of a mentor. I know its dork rep, but allegedly that rep has changed?...
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Stay at University of Miami or Transfer to Vanderbilt UndergradI am a current freshman at the University of Miami (UM) majoring in Finance and I was recently accepted to Vanderbilt University as a transfer. I would be majoring in economics instead of finance and I was wondering if IB firms care about the difference in major. I understand UM is only a target f...
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Warwick BSc Management with Finance VS Warwick BSc Accounting and Financesame university different course. there is a difference in the core modules mainly there is no compulsory accounting in management but then there is obvs compulsory accounting in acc and fin. The accounting is DIFFICULT - average mark is roughly 45-50 % but it is like the Wharton Finance of Warwi...
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What's the definition of leadership?As we know, business schools care a lot about candidates' leadership experience and potentials. However, most people that are applying to MBA programs only have 3 to 4 years' experience and in many industries it's not adequate to promote to a management role. So I was wondering, what exactly is the ...
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Will business MSC at prestige business school compensate for Business BSc at poor university?Hello, I'm studying BSc Economics and Business in on of top local universities. However, this university isn't considered a prestige university within business field - its very known for its cognitive science, biology studies etc, but not that much for business. As a result, i believe my business d...
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Vet/ADHD/Tufts/JD/Starting biz post-MBA... T15?**UPDATE**: Instantly realize how long this is so totally cool if you want to skip to the middle, read the ten wrap up points and hit the questions. Thanks! Hello WSO community, New member here and I could use some advice. First I will state my background then questions after. I sincerely apprec...
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Undergraduate Financial Aid complicationIncoming freshman at a university and have a financial aid complication. If there is anyone out there that is willing to help with my detailed financial aid situation, can you please send me a personal message?...
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GPA Conversion for caribbean student I am from the anglophone Caribbean looking into MBA and MFin program in the USA. I notice most top business schools have a average GPA of 3.5 or greater. My university's grading system is a hybrid of the US and UK system, so I have a upper second class honours degree in Economics and Statistics with...
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Would it even be possible to get into EBs through an MSFA while ago I talked to an analyst from an EB (Evercore/Lazard/Greenhill/PJT) and he told me that his company doesn't recruit MSF students and he hasn't seen anyone from MSF during his two years in the company. What are some EBs/EB-level firms such as Allen & Co that allow this kind of recruitment (...
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Letter of recommendation formatHi, I just received a letter of recommendation from the supervisor I worked for as a student research assistent for the past three years. To my suprise, when listing the tasks my work comprised, he used a format like *"Burkamps work at our institute comrised (1) analyzing business processes, (2) (r...
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Opened to any suggestions to go for MSc in FinanceHave reviewed a couple of threads in this site and pretty much helped. But couldn't find anything exactly with my situation. I am now finishing MBA degree in west coast school (graduating in July 2018) and thinking for taking another Master, especially Master of Science in Finance/Quantitive finan...
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Advice needed - Laying it bareHello everyone, I graduated from Non - Target School with an Economics degree and 3.35 GPA. I worked 40 hrs a week at an internship while going to school full time and earning my degree. At that time, I didn't know what I wanted to do. All I wanted was, to ensure I had a job upon graduation, which...
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How does Bentley University rank for you guys?I'm a junior, undergrad Accounting. 5yr MS Finance. Bentley University....what's the outside view of my school in the ibanking/ PE industry.....anyone?...
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Yale SOM vs Cornell Johnson - which is better for IB?Yale SOM vs Cornell Johnson - which is a better choice to have the best chance at getting into a bulge bracket investment bank or private equity fund?...
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Recruiting at different banks for FT after MBA Summer Associate ProgramHi Guys, Just curious to hear from anyone with experience recruiting at a different bank after your summer associate program in between years. I realize this will vary from school to school and the quality of relationships you built up over the recruiting period, but any clarity would definitely be...
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AMA - Non-ranked undergrad 'ORM' with a 660 GMAT who got into multiple top 20 programsMod Note (Andy) - we're reposting the top AMA's from 2015, this one was originally posted 1/18/2015. I hope everyone is doing well. I just wanted to give back to the community who really helped me out more than I could ever ask for. Quick shout out to a few members who greatly helped me on my journ...
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Seeking Advices About The MSF Program 2.0I was accepted to UIUC, Rochester, Brandeis, and JHU MSF programs. Based on the information I got from stalking this forum I already turned down offers from UIUC and JHU. Now my choice is between Rochester and Brandeis. Which program should I go to for the best chance of breaking into finance? My un...
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Is this smart/safe?Rising Junior if I should "stay" an extra semester in order to be eligible for Sophomore summer internships then go straight to full time offer and actually graduate in May 2020?...
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MS in Financial Engineering or related course in EuropeHi, I am interested in doing MS in Financial Engineering or something related to same course from any European countries. I want a good university for this course and it should of two-years. Can anyone suggest me a list of good universities for this course in Europe and job market for that course is...
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Which masters to choose?Background: BSc in Economics and mathematics (with computer science, statistics and business courses). I have the following offers: *UPDATED 1. MSc Economics and Finance from (1yr) Warwick Business School (and Warwick Economics) 2. MSc Econ from (2yr) Sciences Po Paris 3. MSc Adv. Econ and Fina...
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RSM vs EDHEC for Private EquityI want to pursue a career in PE as an associate and I need some input as to which masters degree would be the most suitable for the job. I have a background in Economics and Business Administration I am choosing between RSM's MSc Finance & Investments Advanced and EDHEC's MSc in Corporate Finance ...
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Michigan (Ross) (LA satellite campus) v USC (Marshall) EMBA programsI've been accepted to the Michigan (Ross) Los Angeles satellite campus as well as USC Marshall. So far I am leaning towards accepting Ross as the LA campus (held at a top notch hotel), students, format (heavy experiential) and class visit were quite impressive. USC on the other hand is a private s...
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Canadian MBA threadAny Canadians here starting their MBA in 2011 I applied to Queens - Accepted 10k scholarship Rotman - Accepted Schulich - Accepted 5K scholarship Ivey - dinged after video conference interview , should have flown in :( I ended up picking Schulich...
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Here are the Target Undergraduate Schools in Canada**EDIT**: Changed rankings to place Ivey in 1st place instead of UBC Sauder PMF as people I've talked to think it's unfair to compare the top 7 kids at Sauder to entire schools. And, to be fair, the top 7 kids at Ivey/QC place comparably to Sauder PMF kids and Sauder as an entire school doesn't crac...
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University of Waterloo vs Baruch College.......................................................................................................
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Masters of Finance Programs in Europe with best placements for Internationals?Hi guys, Graduated from my bachelor's program last year, and currently working in BO in a corporate banking division (commodity and trade finance). I'm seriously considering taking up a Masters in Finance in order to rebrand myself, and hopefully be able to open more doors to better career or job o...
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HBS Peek WeekendHey everyone, I am a junior who was just accepted to Harvard Business School's Peek Weekend in June. Is it worth the $200? Does it give a leg up in the admissions process for applying to an HBS MBA or the 2+2 later?...
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Looking for advice, Big 4 Transaction Services -> Elite MBAI’ve been working in Transaction Services in the Big 4 for nearly 2 years now, after leaving audit (where 3 coworkers from my largest client engagement team went on to top 10 MBA programs). My goal is to gain admission to an elite program, with the intention to either leverage connections I build ...
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Is NYU Stern worth 70K tuition per yearHello, my daughter is admitted to NYU Stern undergraduate, but has been offered only 11K scholarship that leaves approx. 66K to be paid out of pocket and I expect it to increase 3 to 4 % year or year in next 3 years. She has also gotten admission into UT Austin’s Mccomb business school’s non-BHP...
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