Four questions to ask during an MBA interview

November 22, 2015 By Marc Zawel, Posted In MBA Admissions

For MBA admissions interviews, most applicants usually prepare responses for questions they expect to receive from the interviewers. However, applicants often miss the fact that the questions they ask during and at the end of an interview can be equally – if not more – important. Here are four questions to ask during an MBA […]

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Give thanks, and take a chance

November 19, 2015 By Aidan Sullivan, Posted In Summer Activities

Each year Thanksgiving provides us with an opportunity to pause and be thankful for all that we have. For college bound seniors, a quick thank you to those who have supported you throughout your college search can go a long way! As you think about your child’s upcoming transition to college, their education will go […]

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The 12 most important admissions factors according to colleges

November 13, 2015 By Aidan Sullivan, Posted In Admissions Trends

As parents today well know, the landscape of college admissions has changed considerably from the time in which they applied. With a variety of evaluative tools, it’s important to consider what factors are weighed most heavily by admissions officers. According to the National Association of College Admission Counseling’s (NACAC) 2014 State of College Admission, here are […]

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MBA’s for Engineers

November 6, 2015 By Marc Zawel, Posted In MBA Admissions

In this presentation, led by Marc Zawel, co-founder of AcceptU, learn why an MBA is right for engineers and how engineers can utilize their unique backgrounds to stand out in this highly competitive process. To download the presentation, please click here. MBAs for Engineers from AcceptU on Vimeo.

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Why colleges and universities want “active” students

November 6, 2015 By Stephen Friedfeld, Posted In Admissions Strategy

College admissions can be daunting for high school students – competitive colleges consider strong academics, compelling essays, a flawless interview, glowing letters of recommendation and high scores on standardized tests. With all of these factors, why do colleges also stress that they seek students who have extracurricular involvement and leadership? Consider the following: Colleges are […]

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How to plan for graduate school

October 30, 2015 By Aidan Sullivan, Posted In Grad School Planning

Are you eager to go to graduate school after finishing your undergraduate degree? If you’re hoping to enter graduate school, it is imperative to start planning early so you can attain all the experiences, skills, requirements and self-awareness necessary to be a competitive applicant. Here are five things you can be working on now to […]

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