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  2. Target schools outside of the US?

    Business School and GMAT

    I got into Wharton for undergrad and I cannot afford to go. Even though it's one of the best schools out there, 320k is simply too much money. My question is, are there any target schools outside the US? I'm an international student so getting a ...

    50 comments14 May 2020 -

  3. Wharton vs. Columbia vs. Booth

    Business School and GMAT

    Hi, I wanted to hear some opinions on these three schools for banking recruitment. I'm probably looking to do 2 years in Investment Banking in NY in a BB and then come back to Brazil to work in PE Megafund. Current BG is 2 years in ER at a local bank ...

    252 comments6 May 2020 -

  4. Tricks for getting into top MBA program?

    Business School and GMAT

    Hey Guys, I am wondering if any of u know any particular tricks for getting accepting into a top MBA Program. Tricks, such as- when applying for upenn for undergraduate (but really want to go to Wharton), the school statistics have shown that students are ...

    238 comments31 Jul 2018 -

  5. http://whartonbeachweek2013.com/ Ok monkeys. If there are any current Wharton students or alums who have been to beach week, give us some JUICY details. It sounds like it's batshit crazy and fun, much moreso than any undergrad party I've been to ...

    106 comments6 May 2020 -

  6. All- Some of you might be knee-deep in the MBA application process (currently Round 2), and others might be considering applying next year. I was in your shoes about a year ago and know how convoluted the process can be- it's about as "black box ...

    57 comments6 Nov 2018 -

  7. I'm lucky enough to have Full-Time Analyst offers for Investment Banking from both Evercore NYC M&A and PJT NYC M&A. I know I'm splitting hairs here but I'm just wondering if any of you have thoughts if one firm is slightly better p ...

    17 comments6 May 2020 - Prospect in IB-M&A

  8. Alright guys, serious post for once. I'm still here on campus right now (it's 5:14AM on the east coast), working on this ridiculous comp sci homework (being in this major really depends on who's teaching what class which semester) along wit ...

    68 comments6 May 2020 -

  9. Columbia ($$) vs. Wharton ($)

    Business School and GMAT

    Hi all, I am fortunate enough to receive admissions offers and partial scholarships from both Columbia Business School and Wharton, but Columbia is giving about $50k more. (I would say the Wharton scholarship is on the smaller side). Given the following, ...

    28 comments6 May 2020 -

  10. Hello all, I'm new to this forum but thought I'd kick things off by trying to offer any advice I can on aspiring b-school applicants preparing for the fall 2016-17 application cycle. Background I did consulting at a boutique for several years, w ...

    27 comments6 May 2020 -

  11. I'm currently entering my senior year of high school and preparing to start filling out some college applications. I have my eyes on a career in investment banking- either Houston (because I'm in Texas) or Wall Street. I've used a financial ...

    37 comments6 May 2020 -

  12. Opinion: Screw the GMAT, Take the GRE

    Business School and GMAT

    I am currently in the process of applying to business school via the deferred admission route, and would like to give my $0.02 on the decision of whether to take the GMAT or GRE. When I first decided on whether to really focus on the GRE or GMAT for busin ...

    11 comments19 May 2020 -

  13. Andy note: This comment was originally posted in Your "Target Schools" lists are outdated and off-base and wanted to open this topic up for debate again. Below are Blackhat's thoughts, which he later added "Obviously it's exaggera ...

    67 comments14 Sep 2012 -

  14. So, I've failed, so far...

    Investment Banking

    Hey guys, So I've been trying to get into finance/investment banking/equity research for quite some time. I have an undergrad in econ and a master of accountancy from a CSU that isn't too high on anyone's radar. I think I've hit the po ...

    39 comments31 May 2016 -

  15. I've read this I think once or twice on WSO and many other times on random places on the internet. Clarifications from anyone who is actually in PE would be much appreciated. If they do ask, could one just lie, or do they go through the trouble of re ...

    34 comments30 Mar 2017 -

  16. What course at what college would you have done if it was completely up to you? my top 3: 1) Economics at Harvard 2) Economics at Stanford 3) Business at Wharton Undergrad Harvard Stanford Wharton United States- Northeast United States- West ...

    103 comments6 Aug 2016 -

  17. The dream and desolation of the high finance world. Which path to the upper crust of middle-class suburban boredom do I take? Do I jump to the buy side? Do I stick it out in this simian hell of pitch books and Excel? Which is really right for me? A friend ...

    65 comments7 Oct 2010 -

  18. EMBA-- Columbia vs Wharton

    Business School and GMAT

    I'm in NYC and am thinking about doing an EMBA. Please take the following as givens: 1. Accepted into Columbia and Wharton EMBA programs 2. Almost 30 years old, somewhat senior FO role at hedge fund 3. Solid pedigree (top-tier undergrad/excellent gra ...

    27 comments6 May 2020 -

  19. Fellow monkeys, ...

    76 comments8 Nov 2016 -

  20. Andy note: Sanford Kreisberg is the founder of hbsguru.com, a business school consultancy specialing in HBS, Stanford, Wharton, and Columbia and Chicago. He has master's from Harvard in English and was the Director of Communication at MIT/Sloan Busin ...

    58 comments9 Jul 2012 -

  21. Hey, First post but been reading WSO religiously for the last month. I just graduated from a non-target (Pitt, Rutgers, Drexel, Delaware), with a degree in bioengineering. Stats are 3.4 GPA (honors), 760 GMAT. I got a job with Bloomberg as a Global Data A ...

    27 comments4 Sep 2017 -

  22. As a rising senior who is considering Wharton Undergrad I have a couple q's. I started a business in HS and am very interested in business, but more specifically entrepreneurship and marketing, NOT the finance side. The option I have to choose betwee ...

    25 comments6 May 2020 -

  23. Please Advise Future Wharton Undergrad

    Business School and GMAT

    Can we do some myth busters with Wharton Undergrad? I'm a high school senior interested in finance, and I was accepted at Wharton. I've been told a lot about the school, but I want to hear from people actually in investment banking/consulting/et ...

    68 comments13 Dec 2016 -

  24. I have a 3.5> GPA <3.6 from a south orange, NJ college in my junior year.... I will have a double major Fin- ITM and a minor in econ when I graduate. My act was a 30 if that gives you a good Idea what I can get on my GMAT if i study. What level of b ...

    26 comments6 May 2020 -

  25. I'm looking into a program as a visiting student to an ivy league school. I've chosen UPenn, but my understanding is that it is available at other ivys too. Through LPS, there is an non degree seeking undergraduate studies enrollment program. Yo ...

    26 comments6 May 2020 -

  26. Harvard vs. Wharton for undergrad?

    Business School and GMAT

    Hey guys! So I'm in an undergrad-school deciding dilemma: I have been pretty set on going to Harvard this fall, but I just got off the Wharton waitlist, so now I have a huge decision to make within the next five days. I've always wanted to go to ...

    65 comments10 Oct 2016 -

  27. Transfer out of Wharton for Duke

    Business School and GMAT

    This is my first time posting on any forum so I apologize in advance if I do anything wrong. I'm a second semester Freshman at the Wharton School and am not enjoying my experience thus far. I'm a pretty social guy, the kind of person people say ...

    21 comments6 May 2020 -

  28. 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 def ...

    33 comments7 Jul 2015 -

  29. Hey WSO, Looking for some guidance from PE professionals on how to frame my background for PE recruiting Post-MBA, where I stack up against others and other general insights. My background is a bit unique, worked at a well-known boutique bank for two year ...

    27 comments22 Mar 2017 -

  30. Ridiculous resume

    Investment Banking

    just sick. wharton undergrad huntsman program, perfect 4.0 GPA founded several non-profit organizations while in school summer internships at Credit Suisse, Goldman Sachs, Bain Capital sankaty Rhodes Scholar at Oxford resume finance Wharton United States- ...

    150 comments18 Aug 2010 -

  31. http://forum.bodybuilding.com/showthread.php?t=133... Pretty lulzy thread reading from peoples' reactions too btw Wharton lol ...

    97 comments24 Apr 2011 -

  32. HBS / Stanford / Wharton (hedge funds)

    Business School and GMAT

    Hi all, Somehow I'm in a situation where I have to choose between HBS, Stanford & Wharton. Career goal: I want to end up at a long/short with an excellent track record and reputation. I'm currently in PE. Thoughts? Which one would you choose ...

    26 comments17 Feb 2016 -

  33. Wharton/Princeton/Yale Undergrad

    Business School and GMAT

    So here's the situation, I was recently admitted into Wharton, Princeton and Yale for my undergraduate studies and plan on pursuing a career in finance after graduation (IB, PE,HF). Until recently I was completely set that Wharton was my number one c ...

    23 comments12 Apr 2019 -

  34. Wharton ($) Vs Kellogg ($$)

    Business School and GMAT

    I have a dilemma as I have an offer from two schools- Wharton and Kellogg. Wharton is offering 20% aid while Kellogg is offering 65% aid. Female currently am in MBB and have assured rehiring so that I have no problems of placement post MBA. Question is wh ...

    27 comments2 Apr 2015 -

  35. CUNY Baruch to NYU Stern?

    Business School and GMAT

    Hi all the amazing monkies. I am a HS senior and very settled to pursue a career within the IB industry, specifically FO because I had some exposure to M&A. (I decided to follow this path after very serious consideration. My family has some network wi ...

    17 comments6 May 2020 -

  36. I have 3 years of work experience and was accepted to Wharton for the class of 2017. However, I also received a job offer to work at a startup as Director of Finance. I'm having trouble deciding whether to go to Wharton now or get some more experienc ...

    25 comments14 Apr 2015 -

  37. So I was recently admitted to a top 3 MBA school, but the idea of being more than $100k in debt terrifies me. What if I want to take time off to write a novel? Or to go to China to learn Mandarin? Or try a variety of careers that don't have to do wit ...

    18 comments6 May 2020 -

  38. Wharton Undergrad, need an MBA?

    Business School and GMAT

    Typically when I look at the different areas of finance, the career progression usually involves an MBA from a top business school to move up the ranks. For example, for IB, I usually see something like IB-->PE-->MBA-->PE-->Greatness on these ...

    43 comments12 Apr 2011 -

  39. Let me first state that I am part of the problem. Okay now that that's out of the way, I'll start my post. Recently I was accepted by an exclusive biz honors program at my state flagship. I was invited to attend at luncheon about the program and ...

    27 comments22 Dec 2014 -

  40. I know there are a handful of megafunds that recruit at Wharton and Harvard for analyst positions (usually 2 or 3 a year). I know for sure that Blackstone, Bain Capital, SilverLake, and GS PIA do. Are there any others like Carlyle, Warburg Pincus, TPG, KK ...

    27 comments29 Mar 2017 -

  41. What shot do I have at a top 5 MBA?

    Business School and GMAT

    -3.72 GPA at non-target state school; accounting and finance double major with Latin minor-CPA-two years experience as an analyst at an MM firm-spent two years working in the Peace Corps' Business Advising program in Africa (after the analyst stint)-r ...

    16 comments6 May 2020 -

  42. 3.7 GPA at Wharton

    Investment Banking

    Is this good enough for top jobs? Should I worry about raising it, or should I just focus on extra curriculars at this point? GPA Wharton United States- Northeast ...

    34 comments27 Oct 2012 -

  43. I was accepted to both Columbia University and UPenn Wharton for undergrad. But I don't know which to pick. Any insights would be great, and please specify whether you have affiliations to either school/acknowledge your biases. Keep the following in ...

    20 comments6 Jul 2016 -

  44. I have 2 years of work experience (currently in a F100 corporate strategy role) and was accepted to Wharton round 1 (dinged at H/S). I am considering switching jobs to a late stage tech startup and reapplying to business school two years from now. The mai ...

    21 comments4 Jan 2017 -

  45. 2.4 GPA- 760 GMAT- Interesting Stats

    Business School and GMAT

    Would appreciate any help in regards to my chances of getting into a top 10 MBA Program: Stats: 2.4 GPA (top 50 Uni- 4 years out of school) 760 GMAT Started own NPO Started own company out of college that grosses 2 m/yr and employs 5 people Now in Sales/R ...

    23 comments8 Sep 2014 -

  46. Business School or Not??

    Business School and GMAT

    deleted business school Wharton HBS ...

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  47. A lot of business schools are sending out final decisions this week for round 1 applicants. HBS will notify interviewed applicants today, along with booth, and later this week wharton and LBS will send out decisions. Good luck with everyone waiting to hea ...

    14 comments6 May 2020 -

  48. Stanford GSB vs Wharton to transition to <abbr title="hedge funds">HFs</abbr> after graduation? Thank you all for the responses. Stanford GSB Wharton MBA business school hedge funds United States- Northeast United States- West ...

    14 comments9 Mar 2018 -

  49. Canada vs USA Undergrad?

    Investment Banking

    Hello! I am currently enrolled in a private school in ontario. I am in grade 12, and have a very good chance of being accepted into Harvard or Wharton, because of my connections (through private school), 4.00 GPA, IB (International Baccalaureate), and 230 ...

    13 comments6 May 2020 -

  50. ...One of my buddies sent me the e-mail exchange between the dean of Wharton and a student a few days ago regarding a student trip to Park City, Utah this weekend. Supposedly it's an annual trip a lot of the MBAs make and the the administration isn� ...

    12 comments6 May 2020 -

  51. 3.6 gpa wharton undergrad

    Investment Banking

    Will a 3.6 gpa from wharton hurt, help, or do nothing for me in regards to getting a top job? Thanks. GPA Wharton United States- Northeast ...

    24 comments10 Mar 2012 -

  52. I have a 4.0 GPA from UNCG and I can graduate with a BS in Economics this December. I could extend my graduation date by a semester and graduate with disciplinary honors, international honors, a global studies minor, and a year's worth of Chinese; is ...

    12 comments6 May 2020 -

  53. I'm finishing up my junior year at a top liberal arts school, and I'm weighing my options for whatever I end up doing postgrad. I'm an Economics and Classics double major, with a ~3.8 GPA (inducted into Phi Beta Kappa). I'm also an ana ...

    13 comments6 May 2020 -

  54. I'm thinking about applying to wharton, stanford, columbia, duke but I'm wondering if it's worth the almost 250k debt hence getting in with financial aid is almost impossible for me (international). Especially compared to schools like Amher ...

    16 comments4 Jan 2016 -

  55. I've read multiple assessments of HBS vs. GSB vs. Wharton across exit opportunities, school culture, brand, etc. Aiming for future in Asia, so increased brand name of HBS does come into play. Never experienced the west coast. Highly interested in VC ...

    12 comments6 May 2020 -

  56. Wharton EMBA San Francisco

    Business School and GMAT

    I work with a family office in commercial real estate finance and while we've closed some larger deals, the going is pretty slow. I'm basically their capital market go-to person. Decision-making can be very off the cuff on their end and you can ...

    12 comments6 May 2020 -

  57. Most desired firms at Wharton

    Business School and GMAT

    I recently talked to a trader at a BB who went to wharton MBA. He told me that in his class, banking jobs at goldman or consulting gigs at McKinsey were not that coveted since so many people got them. He said the most desired firms were Blackstone, Citade ...

    23 comments27 Apr 2011 -

  58. H/S vs. W

    Business School and GMAT

    It is often assumed that Tier 1 of B-schools is "H/S/W." It is also (I believe) generally assumed that within the top 3, H/S are tied for #1 and Wharton is a clear #3. I think that it is fairly clear that H > W from a reputation standpoint. I ...

    18 comments4 May 2014 -

  59. Does Wharton make sense for me?

    Business School and GMAT

    I just got accepted to Wharton and I wanted to get some outside opinions on if it makes sense for me to go. I am considering an MBA because I would like to get into an operationally-focused, turnaround PE firm and also would frankly just enjoy learning mo ...

    17 comments19 Dec 2014 -

  60. All: I have been accepted into the Huntsman Program in International Studies and Business at Wharton at UPenn as well as two of HYP. I need advice on choosing between the two styles of education. At Huntsman, I can earn an SB in Economics and AB in Intern ...

    11 comments11 Apr 2018 -

  61. A guy I know choose the Wharton EMBA over HBS. He had 9 years work experience, was already making the equivalent of HSW post-MBA salary and was on a trajectory to be the CEO of his family's business over the next decade, which is what he wanted to do ...

    19 comments13 Nov 2012 -

  62. MFIN + MBA, worth it?

    Business School and GMAT

    Hey, Is a Mfin from MIT then a top MBA from H/S/W/C/C worth it? Let say you will be 27 when applying to an MBA, 2 Masters (one mfin), 2 years ib /consulting experiences (one pre MFIN one post MFIN)? I GUESS you will be promoted to associated when you alre ...

    19 comments12 Mar 2013 -

  63. Hi, I am a senior in high school and have recently been accepted to Columbia, Cornell, and Dartmouth. I am interested in investment banking/trading/other wall street careers (early, I know) and was wondering which of the 3 schools would be best for my goa ...

    20 comments4 May 2011 -

  64. Hey monkeys, yesterday I watched the speech of David Rubinstein in the Wharton '14 MBA graduation ceremony. Here's the video: Great speech overall. Inside the post I created a summary of some parts of the speech that I found quite interesting. A ...

    14 comments30 Jun 2014 -

  65. Hi everyone, I'll be starting school at Penn this fall (2014), and I'm in the LSM (life sciences and management) program. So initially when I applied to LSM, I thought I would be pretty interested in doing things like healthcare investment banki ...

    15 comments4 Jun 2015 -

  66. Biglaw corporate in NYC and intend to remain in law, although may relocate to Asia in the near future. I am considering between the Wharton CPD (where you do a series of courses at Wharton and earn a certificate) or an online MBA at Imperial College in Lo ...

    10 comments6 May 2020 -

  67. Hey everyone, I have been accepted into Wharton and the Georgetown School of Foreign Service for undergrad. However, I am having trouble deciding between the two. I know I definitely want to do business abroad, whether it be consulting or marketing. Furth ...

    16 comments26 Aug 2015 -

  68. Recruiting at HBS vs. Wharton

    Business School and GMAT

    I recently talked to a friend who's in wharton MBA. He was saying how although most top firms recruit at both HBS and wharton, there are a number of smaller boutiques that only recruit at HBS and nowhere else. He didn't give me any names, and I ...

    19 comments19 Mar 2010 -

  69. xxx college Undergrad Wharton ...

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  70. deleted deleted deleted deleted deleted deleted deleted deleted deleted deleted deleted deleted deleted deleted Wharton 1st job mba ...

    14 comments25 Feb 2015 -

  71. Sloan vs Wharton vs Booth vs Kellogg

    Business School and GMAT

    Please share your perspectives on Sloan, Wharton, Booth and Kellogg. Its commonly thought that Wharton is the best finance feeder of these four schools. Is that really true? Which of these schools would provide the best student experience? business school ...

    18 comments8 Jul 2010 -

  72. Has anyone heard about the Houston Energy Panel hosted by Wharton? I posted this in the Business School Forum but thought the energy guys out there might be interestred. Although I am not in the energy industry I am interested in that sector post MBA and ...

    10 comments6 May 2020 -

  73. Bloomberg had an interesting article up today discussing whether our top business schools are properly teaching ethics to their students. In summary, the article uses some of the recent examples of top execs that were convicted on insider trading charges ...

    12 comments17 Jul 2012 -

  74. 1st round w/

    Investment Banking

    Barclays? Has anyone had an on campus interview with Barclays? I heard last year at my school, think (Columbia/UPenn/Cornell/Darmouth), it was one on campus interview and then you were told whether you received an offer or not. Has anyone's interview ...

    10 comments6 May 2020 -

  75. Just wanted to share these with everyone. If they have been posted before, I apologize for the re-post. Pretty interesting stuff in my opinion, only drawback is the length of each. ...

    14 comments5 Jan 2014 -

  76. Hip hop artist Clyde Kelly Atkins (stage name is Clyde Kelly) quit his job at McKinsey so he would have more free time to pursue his music career and obtain a Wharton MBA at the same time. "You don't have anyone in your life that you sort of see ...

    10 comments8 Jul 2017 -

  77. Wharton MBA = Masters at Banging Asians

    Business School and GMAT

    http://whartonjournal.com/2015/04/19/yellow-fever-... Have a good day! Wharton MBA is a valuable degree!! Not surprised that it didn't come from the undergraduate student clubs. Those guys are too intense. Wharton MBA United States- Northeast ...

    12 comments21 Apr 2015 -

  78. 3.5 First Semester at Wharton

    Job Search Advice

    Will having only a 3.5 gpa after my first semester at Wharton kill my chances of getting a top gig? Also, how hard is it to improve the gpa, considering wharton is tough? Wharton United States- Northeast ...

    15 comments23 Apr 2010 -

  79. Wharton Casebook 2010-2011

    Management Consulting

    Hi all, Sorry for bothering you all in this holiday season. But I have upcoming interviews with 2 of the MBB and I'm DESPERATELY looking for Wharton Consulting Club Casebook 2010-2011 version. I've been scouring the internet and found the 2009-2 ...

    14 comments22 Dec 2011 -

  80. For people who are deciding on colleges, I think this is a great debate. Lets be real, in my opinion, Wharton is less selective than HYPS, and I can see people getting into HYPS and Wharton. So when it comes down to it, if you are a high school senior, an ...

    14 comments11 Aug 2012 -

  81. Dear all, I've been reading lots of posts from this forum on bschools and found extremely helpful insights on individual schools. However, given my particular situation can you please help me understand more about each program with regards to MBB? I ...

    8 comments6 May 2020 -

  82. Have a strong desire to do i-banking, but I know this industry puts a lot of attention on the prestige of the employee's school. People on WSO have brilliant ideas and I really want to hear all your opinions. Much thanks! finance Harvard Wharton Tran ...

    11 comments15 Dec 2014 -

  83. 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 f ...

    11 comments30 Dec 2014 -

  84. I got into Wharton for undergrad and I cannot afford to go. Even though it's one of the best schools out there, 320k is simply too much money. My question is, are there any target schools outside the US? I'm an international student so getting a ...

    5 comments13 May 2020 -

  85. Help deciding on undergrad

    Business School and GMAT

    Hi, I've never posted here before and am a senior trying to decide between Wharton and Yale. I want to go into PE or HF (I think), but I assume both schools have flexibility so that isn't that important yet. Is any significantly better for recru ...

    13 comments18 May 2010 -

  86. Is the P/E ratio the next head to roll off today's market guillotine? What are the new market metrics which will mark the next generation of financial analysis? As usual the critiques are more abundant then proposed solutions. Ben Levisohn: The stock ...

    10 comments22 Sep 2010 -

  87. Now What: Harvard or Wharton?

    Business School and GMAT

    Oh my goodness, I'm so sorry for posting about deciding on where to go for college, but....I was admitted off the Harvard waitlist with the condition that I can attend for the class of 2021 (i.e., I'd have to take a gap year). I had already been ...

    9 comments16 Jan 2017 -

  88. Impressive offers

    Investment Banking

    Met this guy through a good friend of mine. He graduated wharton last year, and got full-time offers from Blackstone PE, Citadel, Bain Capital, Lazard, Goldman Sachs TMT, and some more that i'm forgetting. probably the most impressive offer list of a ...

    12 comments6 Apr 2010 -

  89. Penn CAS vs. Penn Wharton for a Transfer

    Business School and GMAT

    So, I know there are hundreds of threads on this topic already, but for the purposes of transferring, I wanted to know what you guys think. I'm currently at a decent top 50 school, but as somebody who wants to break into IB, I really want to go to Pe ...

    9 comments1 Jul 2016 -

  90. I'll be starting undergrad at Brown and I've already been considering transferring to Wharton after freshman year, even though freshman year hasn't started yet. Would that be wise, or no? Since the end of application season in the fall, whe ...

    8 comments18 Apr 2018 -

  91. . sales and trading Wharton waterloo Salary ...

    10 comments8 Jan 2016 -

  92. This is Part One of an interview with Derek Sutta, author of the ebook 'BlackJack Domination' which is a fully comprehensive and interactive guide to learning to count cards. Co-authored by an MIT wizard who has been the main inspiration for sev ...

    8 comments26 Sep 2012 -

  93. B School applications

    Business School and GMAT

    Looking for some advice on bschool applications. My stats: 3.75 GPA from top 30 730 Gmat (80%Q, 95%V) 1.5 years S&T in small-midsize Canadian bank Current- 2.5 years (at time of matriculation) at large well known AM firm in portfolio management Good E ...

    7 comments6 May 2020 -

  94. This is my first post on WSO, so I apologize for any naivete. I am currently a senior in high school and have just received my final admissions decisions. Out of the schools that I have been accepted into, I am deciding between Penn (CAS) and Georgetown ( ...

    8 comments29 Jan 2017 -

  95. Looking at the career location of 2009 wharton MBA grads, i was really surprised that only 1% went to Chicago. More graduates went to boston, SF, LA, DC, and even Atlanta. What gives? This makes no sense given that Chicago has quite a few powerhouse finan ...

    7 comments6 May 2020 -

  96. I went to Wharton and spoke to some of their MBAs about Entrepreneurship and thought you guys might like the video of it:-) 18 minutes and 40 seconds on the following four topics: Is quitting your job and starting a business right for you? How to come up ...

    7 comments21 Feb 2016 -

  97. humor Wharton case interview follies United States- Northeast ...

    9 comments27 Mar 2010 -

  98. Do west coast consulting firms, hedge funds and private equity firms come to Wharton at recruiting time (Philadelphia Wharton obviously)? west coast Wharton recruit Interview United States- West United States- Northeast ...

    6 comments6 May 2020 -

  99. Profile: ~3.8, Magna Cum Laude: Double in Finance, Accounting School is decent state school, probably around ~60 in US News with undergraduate business school ranking around 20. GMAT: 740 I will be working in a commercial banking role at a "super-reg ...

    6 comments6 May 2020 -

  100. Wharton/SAIS Joint MA/MBA Program

    Business School and GMAT

    I am currently admitted to SAIS for a MA in international relations/economics (2 year program) starting next fall. I am considering applying to Wharton/Tuck/INSEAD for the dual degree MA/ MBA program. The joint program would add another year to the degree ...

    7 comments17 Apr 2015 -

  101. The "Going Balls Long" Debate

    Sales and Trading

    As this is often debated on the trading floor- why not do an open forum on WSO as well... Submit your antonym to the phrase, "balls long." nyc MBA hedge fund s&t credit sa options equities Internship CFA sales and trading Harvard Wharton Fun ...

    8 comments22 Apr 2011 -