Applying to an MBA program is an exciting experience, but it can also be overwhelming. There are lots of forms that you will need to complete, and there are several areas of focus that you will want to look at before you begin applying. First, you will want to decide the school that you are going to attend, and once you have done that, you should research to determine if there are specific things that the school requires. Secondly, you will want to send in all of your undergraduate transcripts to the (more…)
Preparing for the GMAT exam can be quite stressful and time consuming. Of course, you will want to put adequate time aside for studying in order to make sure that you have the best chances of success when it comes to getting into a graduate program of your choice. However, you will also want to be careful not to study too much, as this can lead to test anxiety and actually cause you to perform worse (more…)
If you are looking to get your Master’s degree in the near future, then there is a good chance that you are considering the option of enrolling in an online MBA program. After all, there are many advantages to being in an online program as opposed to one that requires you to meet on campus. This is especially true if you have a full-time job, raise a family, or have other obligations to meet that take up (more…)
Online MBA programs are a growing option for MBA students. Once offered only by a handful of for-profit universities, online MBAs are now on offer from several traditional brick-and-mortar universities in addition to their regular on-campus programs.
One of the primary advantages of an online MBA over a traditional MBA is its flexibility. Online classes allow students to work on their own time and at their own pace, and depending on a student’s obligations, may be the only alternative for busy students who hope to enhance their education and (more…)
Finding the ideal business school of your dreams can take both a lot of time and patience – especially if you are looking for the perfect fit. Hours of research are required and dozens of schools have to be compared, and one of the things you’ll need right off the bat to handle all of this research is a good internet connection – click here to see what I mean.
Now, when you are deciding on a business school there are a list of factors you need to consider and learning the truth behind these will help you make a better decision. You want to look at what kinds of degrees are being offered and you want to get a feel for how the classes that are geared toward your desired degree are being run. It also helps to know the reputation of the school – it’s standing with other business schools – and you also want to find out if there are any graduate school options.
And, of course, you are going to want to find out how much the tuition is and if there are any financial aid options that will cover it. After all, you can’t learn what you need to learn if you can’t afford it.
The Master of Business Administration program is for those who are serious about lifting their career to new heights. The courses included strategy for managers, project management, fiscal planning, and many others that focus on the management of organizational resources. The MBA programs offer advanced writing problems as well as advanced seminars that the student can take advantage of throughout the program.
The MBA program starts with the fundamentals and basic requirements of obtaining the degree along with what graduates can expect. The program is completed (more…)
Now that you have your bachelor’s degree in business, if you are interested in pursuing your MBA there are a few things you should know about the application process. Although each business school has its own set of requirements there are quite a few general steps that all schools seem to have in common. First of all you will obviously need to fill out an application at the school of your choice. Be prepared to pay an application fee, which varies depending on the school but averages around 250. Secondly you will need your university (more…)
Pursuing a MBA degree is the most exciting time at any phase of your career. A MBA degree is not just a degree but it is an experience. As exciting it is to pursue a MBA degree, it is also a responsibility to do it right and make the right decisions while pursuing it. Some of these decisions have to be taken early on.
There are couple of routes one can take in MBA. One route is to do a generic MBA and the other route is to do a specific MBA concentration such as Human Resources, Accounting or Finance. (more…)
There are many good MBA programs out there today. This blog focuses on the top five programs in the USA.
Harvard Business School rounds out the top of the list as the number one business school in the country. Harvard Business school is not one of the most affordable schools in the country, but having Harvard on your resume goes a long way and might give you that extra push when searching for a job. It’s something worth checking out.
The next school on the list is: The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania. This (more…)