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Taking an additional semester to raise my GPAHello? I'm considering taking an additional semester to raise my GPA. I did horrible on my first two years, it was like 2.4, and by now I raised it to 3.11. I have one more semester left before graduation, and I can only get 3.28 in the best scenario. But if I take an additional semester I can lift ...
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Duke MMS vs Top MeM for international studentI have an admit for the Duke MMS program and also for the MeM program at 2 top universities. I want to get a job in consulting after graduating and I know the whole STEM issue for international students but I was trying to consider which one would be better for me in the long term? Can the business ...
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BCG team looking to understand your preferences for an MBA experienceHello current/prospective MBAs! I hope you are well. My team at The Boston Consulting Group (BCG) is trying to better understand preferences of prospective MBA students. One aspect we’re really interested in learning more about is how prospective students value certain aspects of an MBA exper...
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Is 3.6 GPA too low? For top MBAs such as HBS and GSB, if I get a really high GMAT score, would the low GPA be somehow compensated? My Major GPA is ~3.8 though. My low overall GPA is because due to personal/ health reasons, I missed exams for a intro psy class sophomore and it was too late to audit it, so I failed that ...
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MSF candidacy and letter of recommendation advice Hello everyone, I am currently applying to MSF programs in the US, and had a few questions about the process, especially with regards to the recommendation letters. Any insight would be greatly appreciated. My background: I am an accounting major at a non target school, with a 3.54 gpa that is ver...
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Need College Advice – Mendoza or Top LAC? External Transfers?Hey everyone, I am currently a senior in high school and have recently completed the college application process. Unfortunately, I feel like I'm in a bit of a troubling situation, and would appreciate advice from any current business students/interns/employees. This may sound extremely foolish, bu...
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LSE MSc in Finance and Private EquityHi Guys, I just got accepted to LSE MSc in Finance and Private Equity. I am also interviewing with HBS for the 2+2 Program. If I get an offer from Harvard, does it make any sense to do a Masters? Thank you, ...
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Does prestige of investment bank matter for M7 MBA?Specifically, US BBs vs Canadian Big 5 Banks (RBC, BMO, Scotia, TD, CIBC) Thoughts on how they would be perceived? ...
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Personal MBA Coach’s Advice on Acing the MBA Interview**Personal MBA Coach’s Advice on Acing the MBA Interview** Interview invitations are rapidly rolling out. Now is the time to ensure you are ready for this important final stage in the application process. First, if you have already received an interview invitation, congrats! All of your hard wo...
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Need advice: PE MBA recommendation letterI need advice from those who are in PE/have done MBA. Did you/did you consider having an MD from your banking days to write you a letter of recommendation when applying for MBA? I personally think it’s useless but I wanted to get advice from those with more experience/insight. Who do PE associa...
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Exit opportunities after Bschool jobs consulting/banking/f500So I'm a current military vet that will be attending BSchool next fall (I have interviews at some M7 schools, haven't finished the process yet of narrowing down schools). I originally thought that I should pursue consulting becuase that seemed to be the most sought after career and seemed to provide...
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Autism, benefit or a hindrance for b-school Hey monkeys, I love browsing this forum, and reading yalls advice and comments. Well I need your advice now. I know that top business schools want a diverse group of candidates (aka non white males). Well it just so happens I am a white male, but with a catch. I am diagnosed with high functioning ...
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Integrated Ms in Mechanical engineering Moroccan student from MoroccoHi Im currently 18 graduated high school 1 year early compared to my classmates in 2016. Last year i enrolled in an integrated masters in mechanical engineering in morocco but i wasn't able to complete the first semester due to pneumonia " i was in the hospital after having a stroke; a buddy of min...
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Columbia Master of Financial Economics InterviewHave one coming up in the next week. It might be unlikely that anyone's had an interview yet, but if anyone has or just has any ideas of what to expect through other Columbia program interviews I'm all ears. This'll be my first grad interview ever with Vandy and Duke ones in the near future. Thanks ...
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Do I need an MBA for this career switch?1 year out of college now in a product management type of gig at a large asset manager (think Vanguard/Fidelity/T Rowe Price). Org chart wise we are within the portfolio management group, though we make none of the investment decisions. My ultimate goal is to go into credit research and possibly por...
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BBA in Finance or Economics? Right now, I'm undecided on what job in particular I want, but I'm slightly more interested in Economics than Finance. However, I do want to get an Economics Masters or MBA someday and right now I go to Zicklin School of Business in Baruch College. ...
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Examples of B School Tuition Reimbursement PlansWould love to hear about various options for B School tuition reimbursement that people have experienced/heard of. I'm roughly familiar with the standard consulting route where you can get tuition reimbursed if you return to the same firm for 2 years post MBA, but would love to hear about different...
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Rady School of Management (UCSD) MFIN program is underrated? I spoke with some advisors and a student at UCSD's mfin program, and based on my research and what they've told me, its actually not a bad program at all. I definitely don't think its on par with some of the top teir programs like Princeton, MIT, vandy, etc., but I do think its underrated. **Curri...
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Graduate Program for someone interested in Real Estate and Tech? MBA?Currently I'm 1 year out of one of the big west coast schools and working on the east coast in commercial real estate lending. I am in a bank training program and will be a lender when completed. I really love real estate. Exiting college (real estate finance degree), my main desire was to work for...
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Undergrad: How much debt are Northwestern-Brown-Cornell worth over UMich-Ross?If any. I know ballers here might think a $7-10K/year swing is nothing, and maybe it isn't in high finance. But kids can change their mind, maybe not get into finance, so that $30-40k could take longer to payoff. Could be adding years of interest if student ends up in law or grad school, Peace Corp,...
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Masters Degree in MathHey everyone, I'm currently pursuing a bachelors in mathematics at the university of Michigan, and have some decent work experience (PE, mutual fund internship). I am hoping to get into trading or quant portfolio management. Seeing as these two industries are becoming more and more technical in na...
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UChicago Econ v. UPenn WhartonI had the opportunity last year to pick between these two schools and selected the University of Chicago. Though I do plan on entering investment banking, I wanted to learn theoretical economics before applied finance, something I believe that Wharton undergraduate students lack. I personally belie...
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Princeton Alumni Interview - MFinHi all I just wanted to ask if anyone knows how much the alumni interview for Princeton's Masters in Finance counts towards the the admission decision. I had one today Any thoughts?...
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B-Schools Most Respected in the City?I was wondering what B-Schools are most respected in London based consulting and banking? Do firms in the City look at grads of US MBA programs? ...
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Cambridge MPhil Fin & Eco vs LSE Msc FinanceWould anybody choose the **MPhil Finance and Economics at Cambridge** (School of Economics) over the **MSc Finance at LSE**? I am currently looking to maximise/boost my chances for a FO job and possibly move to HF down the line (if I can) so the practical MSc Finance seems to be the obvious choice....
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Finance + ???Heya, new to the forum! I'm not sure what I should dual major in. I'm throwing up Fin+Acc (hate acc) or econ (love econ but been told bad job prospects). I am highly considering Fin+Strategic management due to wanting to develop leadership traits into my personality! Any insight is apperciated. T...
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You Get to Redo CollegeThe question is simple: if you could go and redo college, what changes/different decisions would you have made in your pursuit of a high finance career? It can literally be anything from which group of friends you surrounded yourself with to what type of internships you did/didn't do, or hell even c...
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Way Too Early MBA OddsHi everyone! New to WSO! Wanted to get opinions on my MBA odds Currently 21 yo Finance major, Spanish minor, senior with 3.87 GPA at Non target state school. Decent extra curriculars Founded 2 startups in college 1 wealth management internship 1 Finance/accounting internship in small/medium sized h...
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B School options and strategy for IBHi all Today I heard back from Wharton and they put me on waitlist... So now, I have admit from Cornell with $ (~30% tuition), THREE waitlists on Kellogg, Tuck & Wharton... I'm planning to pursue NYC IB (hopefully TMT) and I have background in tech/engineering. I would like to know if it worth ...
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Community Service HoursHow many hours of community service do you think one should have to stand out on a b-school app (considering all other factors equal)? Possibly over the course of several years, 500? Would volunteering at an animal shelter/city zoo be looked upon less favorably than say Big Brothers/Sisters (or a ...
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HARVARD EXTENSION SCHOOL ???? Master of liberal arts in finance ????So, what do you think about the master of liberal arts in finance offered by Harvard extension school ??? is it good in order to be accepted by an investment bank?...
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Baruch vs PennstateI currently hold offers from Baruch and Pennstate for UG Finance. Which school will better provide me with an opportunity on Wall Street?...
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Any Cause For Worry Using GMAT Scores Later??The GMAT website states that scores can be used for applications within a 5 year time period. If I plan to take the GMAT this year, but don't apply for any programs until 2022/2023, how will admissions feel about the time lapse between my score and application submission? Any insight is appreciated...
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Choosing between LSE and other schoolsHello, I have been admitted to LSE MSc Finance and Private Equity but the program is quite expensive (34k pounds) What is more I am having trouble securing a loan or convincing my parents a loan would be worth it. My best bet when it comes to loans is one from Future Finance, but I would need to go...
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Does energy pe require mba to move up to vp level?Can you move out of energy with mba?After making into energy pe do most people get promoted or they are required to go back to school for an MBA? If so is it mostly schools in Texas or m7? Also is it a possibility to get into a school like Wharton and move out of energy?...
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Decision Time for collegeI currently hold offers from Baruch and Pennstate for UG Finance. Which school will better provide me with an opportunity on Wall Street?...
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Undergrad: Where to transfer for target/semi-target?Hi everyone! So I just committed to my undergrad school, Stony Brook Honors College (NY state school). I thought I wanted to be a physicist. It was already too late into the college process before I learned what a "target" was, and I'm dead set on transferring. Even my tour guide told me to transf...
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Security-backed student loans?Anyone have any experience or thoughts on using security-backed loans to cover MBA expenses? I should be able to pick up about $100k in loans backed by my investments at about a point less than standard student loans. I'd still need standard student loans to bridge the difference, but it seems lik...
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Defer admissions at M7Hello WallStreetOasis, I got an acceptance at a non-H/W/S M7 school. Two questions: 1. If I'm willing to pay a non-refundable deposit for the first year, what are my chances of deferring my admissions for **two **years? 2. Is there ever a case that my acceptance will be **revoked **should I **ask ...
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Master Finance: WHU Otto Beisheim, Germany vs Nova SBE, PortugalHi! I was admitted to Master in Finance programmes at WHU Otto Beisheim in Germany and Nova SBE in Portugal. Please give some advise on what to choose! I am from Russia, non-EU. I am 50/50 about staying in Europe or coming to Russia after my studies. Pros of NOVA SBE: Costs 10 000 Eur good rankings...
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Why people talk bad about JD/MBA?WHY DO THEY DO TALK BAD ABOUT JD/MBA? I was looking at LinkedIn and JD/MBA from the top programs (Harvard, Chicago, UPenn, Stanford) and all those seem to do well in life, getting top positions at top companies the other guys did summer intern at goldman, etc and top firms and they are so successf...
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School choicesHi all, I'm a high school senior moderately interested in the option of working in finance eventually, and I'm looking at a few different schools on a large range of "prestige". My parents have saved 100k for me over the years and can contribute more if needed, but i will take on some debt if i go o...
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Yale Silver Scholars ProgramThoughts on the Yale Silver Scholars Program? Figured it might be semi-controversial since its designed for graduating seniors to transition immediately into MBA, but still makes time for a solid internship....
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Lost chimp needs guidanceAlright, long time occasional lurker here but it's time to step out of the shadows. I have no idea on what is the best path to secure a good master degree. I'm an international kid: Born in france, lived around europe (UK, The Netherland, Sweden and Luxemburg), then flew across the atlantic ocean...
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What can someone with a MBA do that a person with a JD who specializes in business law cant?The title question. What special skills does someone who has a MBA have that another person who has a Juris Doctor in business law don't? Any advantages in having a MBA versus a JD in business law? ...
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MBA - Kelley or MendozaAccepted to both Notre Dame and Indiana and looking to break into IB. Any thoughts on which gives me a better shot?...
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Canadian Undergrad, want to get into Energy industry in Alberta. Stay in Calgary or aim for target school?Current UCalgary student, 2nd year, 3.7 GPA so far. If I'm interested in heading into the energy industry should I just stay here and network in person as much as I can + local relevant internships or attempt a transfer to Ivey/Queens/McGill for the target school advantage?...
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Buyside role from top part-time MBAGents - I was wondering if anyone has had any success in landing a buyside analyst role from a top part-time program. I'm in the Chicago area and my employer is willing to pick up the half the tab for Booth or Kellogg part-time. I currently work in fixed income manager due diligence, have my CFA a...
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GED, No College Degree, Wall Street WannabeHello all, This is mine first tim posting hear. I was wundering if I can become a banker with only a high school equivalency degree, i.e. GED, and no college education. I mean, I hav taken sum classes in a local community college, Evergreen State CC, but I don't think their a target school, nor h...
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Taking required prereqs for MFEI’m going to be graduating with a BBA degree in August and although I’ve completed various Finance courses that are grounded in math, I haven’t taken any pure math courses since first year. I’ve been researching MFE’s over the past few weeks, as I’m interested in potentially having a mor...
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What is the median salary forgone prior to MBA matriculation?Does anyone have any sort of data regarding what the average salary of MBA students at the top programs was prior to their matriculation into b-school? I know it's not going to be an exact science since b-schools don't necessarily keep track of this info. I'm merely trying to gauge where I am in re...
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Veteran In Need of HelpI first and foremost wanted to thank anyone who can respond with some advice to my current situation. I'm a 31 year old veteran who left the military, (Naval Officer), almost a year and a half ago. I have a 2.89 GPA from a top 20 school (English major). At the time, I felt very strongly about work...
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Pass/Fail for MBA Admissions?Hey everyone! I had a really quick question: How do Pass/Fail classes look to MBA admissions, specifically HSW? Would they even care? I'm asking specifically for Orgo if that matters. Note, this is related to deferral programs where you apply in the senior year of college, so I imagine grades are m...
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760 on GMAT -- Game PlanHey 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, so I'm hoping at least a few people can lear...
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How much more would you pay to attend LBS over ESADE?Hi guys, I am facing a small conundrum. I've already accepted the MiM program at ESADE and paid the non-refundable deposit (ca. €7,000). The total tuition for ESADE is around €27,000 but I am receiving a scholarship of €7,000, so I will only be paying €20,000. Against what I thought were ...
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Help! How is UVA's MS in Commerce? Hello everyone. I am an international who is studying at USC for an MPA (GPA 3.85). But I have no more interest in the public or third sector so I am applying for Master of Management programs for non-business majors now to change to business sector. My career interest in investment banking. I have ...
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Life in a Business School: UNC, UCLA, etc.I am a first generation Indian immigrant who worked two jobs while being enrolled in a community college and then an average state school. I never got to experience the classic American "college experience". Right now I am 23, working at BoA but as a data scientist. Some of my colleagues went to bus...
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UConn Part time MBA Hello, I am considering a part-time MBA program at UConn starting Fall 2018. I am currently working at United Technologies in a technical R&D position. I already have a PhD in engineering and have around 4 years of post PhD work experience (currently 35 yo). My main purpose is to transition into a ...
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Is getting an MMS/MSF and an MBA overkill?I come from a liberal arts background and I'm thinking about getting an MMS or MSF to start my career in corporate finance then getting an MBA down the line to transition to IB. I'm doing this because most MMS or MSF place into Big 4 Advisory, Quant, Marketing, etc, while top MBA programs are feeder...
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Is a MSc Management worth it? If so, where?Hello everyone! I am currently 24 years old, I live in Greece and I just graduated as a physiotherapist. My only goal, however, is to get into (Business) Management, and maybe consulting in the future; I am not interested at all in Physiotherapy. I have some work experience mostly in part-time jo...
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Top Business schools with no dress code or casual dress?I'm fine with wearing a nice suit and french cuffs when appropriate. But, day to day, I'm pretty casual. What schools require a collar (does HBS require it)? What schools would be ok with wearing a cutoff shirt when coming from the gym or something (hopefully NYU, Stanford)? ...
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From Fortune 500 to IBHi Everyone, I'm in my late 20s, working for a fortune 500 as a BU Financial Controller. IB has been my dream since I was a kid but due to personal reasons and despite a 6 month internship after graduating from a FT top 15 MSc I had to go for FMCG to make sure my parents back home had a stable sour...
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CHARTS ON WHICH SCHOOLS FEED THE MOST TO TOP IB/MC POSITIONS 2017 Here are charts I created when deciding which schools I should apply to as an undergrad. As a transfer student with internships in the media industry, and seeking to switch careers into either consulting or IB, this chart came in handy in racking and stacking the schools. Obviously HYPC + NYU a...
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Is the CPA an obsolete certification?The license (and maybe even accounting in general) seem to be losing importance. 1) They used to be relevant due to the lack of information between company and investors, which is less prevalent today 2) They focus mostly on hard assets and the past. Today, most assets are knowledge, technology, e...
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What are the key benefits for going to a top ten or twenty ranked business school?Hi WSO Community, my name name is Renzy and currently reside in San Francisco attending SFSU for Business Finance and was wondering what the key benefits are to attend a top tier mba program besides the immediate access to certain networking. Is there any data on the ROI for the top ten business sch...
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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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LOOKING FOR GMAT PRIVATE TUTORING IN BERGEN COUNTY NJI have been prepping for the GMAT for the last 4 months. I would like to take my current score of 670 to a 730. I am located in Paramus NJ. I am looking for private tutoring 3 days a week 3hrs per lesson totaling 9 hours per week. If you think you may be able to help me please provide me with your c...
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Venture Capital/Consulting - Esade MIE vs Imperial MIM vs LSE MIMHi all, American student here needing help with some recent Msc. offers. I also have European citizenship fyi. I got into: Esade Masters in Innovation & Entrepreneurship Imperial MiM LSE MiM Post-grad I'd like to work either in London, Switzerland (I speak fluent german) or the U.S. Right now, ...
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Master Finance and Strategy at Sciences Po Hello everybody, I'm new on WSO and wanted to know if you could help me regarding my masters choice. I am currently an undergraduate at UK university and I was accepted in the Master Finance and Strategy at Sciences Po in France. I want to go back in France for my master's but I don't know if this...
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Kick-Start Your MBA Planning Part 4: Building Your Network For Long-Term Success To give you a head start and keep you on track in the New Year, Personal MBA Coach has launched a 4-part series this January: Kick-Start Your MBA Planning! Check out part four in the series: **Building Your Network For Long-Term Success** It should come as no surprise that networking should be a...
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Should I retake the GMAT if I got a 710?Hi there! I'm a college senior trying to decide if I should retake the GMAT or not. After studying for four months, I received a 710 (V41, Q45). I will be working in investment banking for two years and have a 3.9 GPA from a top-20 private university in Economics and Political Science. Is it necessa...
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Most Important Factor in B-School Admissions?I am current studying International Relations at a high level university doing a masters degree. I am seriously looking at traditional consulting or banking as a career option. Therefore I was considering an MBA as the next step after I finish my current degree. I was wondering what is the most imp...
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Jop Hopping Pre MBA, Working in VCHi everyone, I'm wondering how much pre mba job hopping will impact me looking for a job post mba and how much it will impact my chances of even getting into an mba. I basically went: undergrad science > BB risk 2 years > MM Corp fin 1 year > science focused VC 6 months I'm wondering if that's al...
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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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Target Schools in GermanyHello fellow members, I was wondering if anyone in here is fro Germany or has experience with German universities and which ones are considered "target schools"? I have read before that most Banks primarily recruit from the following: WHU, EBS, HHL, Mannheim and Frankfurt (goethe) Thanks...
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You guys trashed my profile but i got into Yale SOM You guys trashed my profile when I posted it for a review here. I was an international Indian applicant with a 780 GMAT but 3.1/4.0 GPA in engineering from an IIT. You guys said I had nothing that made me "stand out." Most of you told me to "aim lower" lol. I'm glad I didn't. I'm glad I went agains...
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Scholarship BSchool EuropeHi Guys, I am currently in my GAP year and planning my masters degree in Finance starting this October. I plan to apply for the usual degrees at the usual universities, in particular: Oxford MFE, LSE Finance, LBS MFA, HEC Grand Ecole International Finance, HSG MBF and Bocconi Finance. As I believ...
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What GPA is needed?I am a current junior at a top 20 university (i.e. Michigan, UVA, ND). I currently have a 3.5, but the classes I took this past semester and upcoming spring semester are hard as fuck. Honestly, I'm not the smartest school-wise, so I'm expecting the 3.5 to drop to a 3.4 range. I am interning at a BB...
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LBS MiM vs LSE GMiM vs HEC MiM GEDear All, I would need your help! I think the title is clear: what Master would you rather chose? Taking into consideration that: - I'm French - I want to work in IB in London to start my career but I'll probably come back to France later on - I would prefer a 2-year Master LSE seems the most kno...
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Q&A with Former MBA Admissions Officer from Two Top ProgramsI've been doing MBA admissions consulting for 5 years, and worked in MBA Admissions at Cornell and UNC for 5 years. Happy to help answer questions about the MBA Admissions process, the strength of your candidacy, or anything else MBA Admissions-related!...
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2 + 2 Bschool AppI'm a college junior at a non target studying a STEM major with a 3.9+ GPA going to a EB this summer. I recently got word that Harvard has a 2+2 program aimed for STEM majors where you apply and get accepted senior year of college (have to work two years before you actually go to the school though)....
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Tuition Reimbursement ClawbackHi all, I recently switched jobs and was offered tuition reimbursement at my previous company. I used it to audit some non-degree classes I thought would be interesting knowing that I must stay for 1 year after receiving the benefit, which I did not. Do companies really come after people for this...
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Online MBA UF versus Indiana UI’ve narrowed down my online MBA to University or Florida and Indiana Univeristy. Is there anything that would make one better than the other?...
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White House --> ?????A guy from my high school 2 years younger had a carpet cleaning business his freshman year of college (went to a very non-target). Got a job cleaning the floors of Trump Tower in 2014. He saw an application to intern at Trump Tower and took the opportunity (summer 2015). Fast forward a bit and he is...
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Michigan Ross, Cornell Johnson or UT AustinDear monkeys (especially those across the pond), I am a Master's student at a European target school and have the option to study in the States as part of my degree. I have narrowed my preferred choices down to these three schools and would be very interested to hear your thoughts. Key decision po...
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Master of Finance - LSE vs CambridgeI recently got accepted into a few schools for a Master of Finance and trying to decide between LSE and Cambridge. By the time school starts in the fall, I will have 2.5 yrs of relevant work experience in a large North American bank. Which one do you think I should accept? My goal would be to get a ...
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MBA - Letter of RecommendationsGuys, How do you guys decide who to ask for letter of recommendations for MBA? My main concern with asking for prior bosses is that it has been a while now since I worked for them, so it might be harder for them to craft a passionate letter for me versus current bosses. Also, how does it look to...
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2018 MBA Summer Associate Superday Results: BAML (M&A) vs. Lazard (Generalist M&A) vs. Credit Suisse (Retail/Consumer)Hi Everyone, Would love to hear your input as to what my priority should be of the three offers I received, as I am really not familiar with any of these franchises outside of the interview processes I've completed. Thanks! Peter Parker...
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Way to the top after dual studyHey Guys, I´m new on this platform but I recognized that this is a good place to ask experienced people of the financial sector. So: I´m a Business Administration/Banking student in germany and while I study, I´m working for a bank here in Germany. I will graduate with a Bachelor of Arts. Wh...
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East Coast transplant working in California. Do I get MBA in CA if plan on moving back to East Coast?I was born and raised in the NE, and out of college worked for a REIT for 3 years in AM. I wanted to make a life change to escape a few winters if possible, and recently moved to Orange County. Here, I work as an Associate for a RE US subsidiary for a Foreign Investment Bank. We provide VC for spec ...
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Finance to Accounting SwitchHello Fellow Monkeys, I wanted to gain some information; I have a finance degree from a non-target school. Realizing that I would not land the top banking job; I want to gain some more insight on landing a degree in accounting. If anyone in the same situation could recommend good programs/ schools ...
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Kick-Start Your MBA Planning Part 3: Planning Ahead For The GMAT To give you a head start and keep you on track in the New Year, Personal MBA Coach has launched a 4-part series this January: Kick-Start Your MBA Planning! Check out part three in the series: **Planning Ahead For The GMAT** (In case you missed it, check out part 1: Make Your Career Work For You a...
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Any SMU MSF current/former students here?Are you happy with your SMU experience and job opportunities available out of school? Any other commentary?...
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Study partner for GMAT prepHi Guys, If you are looking for Study partners or study buddies do check studypal- few of my friends have found good study buddies nearby few of my friends in NY have found good study buddies nearby...
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GMAT Classes? Manhattan GMAT? Guys, I just decided to take the GMAT for the first time ever this April and would love to hear your advice about how best to approach this beast of a test. Should I self-study myself for 150-200 hours for 12 weeks straight? Or should I combine self-studying with taking some classes such as the Ma...
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Boston College MSF progLooking at MSF programs and couldn't find much about this program. Is it worth applying? (Applying to Vandy/WUSTL/Nova for sure)...
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HEC Paris Online Master's in Innovation and EntrepreneurshipLooking for thoughts on the value of HEC Paris' Online Master's in Innovation and Entrepreneurship in terms of 1) overall program - topics / information; 2) reputation in industry; 3) cohort quality; 4) instruction / professors and 5) how viewed by prospective employers....
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HBS Guru vs Other Admissions Consultants for H / S / W from an IBD --> Megafund BackgroundHi guys - I'm going to begin my MBA application process for the class of 2020 soon (will be applying round 1), and I am trying to decide which of the MBA admissions consultants to engage with for my apps As background, I have a classic IBD / PE background (GS TMT / MS M&A --> Megafund like KKR / ...
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Recent grad: Are there any cons of taking GMAT right now?Since I am recent grad I was thinking about taking the GMAT soon but I am not a 100% sure if I want to. After thinking about it the choice to take it right now seems ideal since I am still in that "study mode" and I'm also currently looking for a job so I would have time to study as opposed to when ...
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International vs American MBA for International Finance in China*Insight on my current position:* I go to a Big Ten School, pursuing a dual degree in Finance and Chinese. Am in the Department of Defenses’ Chinese Flagship Program which is a program that,” trains the nation’s most qualified undergraduate students from diverse disciplines to achieve superior...
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