If you’re thinking about applying for an MBA, then the importance of rankings is likely a question you’ve considered. Despite hearing adamant responses from both sides, you still don’t have a clear answer one way or the other. That’s because both sides have a point. Answer: Yes and no. There are many different rankings, each […]
While some applications may be wrapped up and ready for submission, don’t assume that your preparation is finished. For prospective graduate students, it’s important to reach out to those on campus for advice and guidance before you arrive. As current and former graduate students will tell you, your academic experience is driven largely by program […]
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 […]
With a growing need for technical skills in the work force, a degree in computer science can lead you to a career across a variety of industries. For students looking for an MS in computer science at a highly competitive program, here are the top ten in the U.S. according to U.S. News & World […]
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 […]
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 […]
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.
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 […]
At any level of higher education, the ability to convey your candidacy in writing is an essential skill. For prospective graduate students, understanding the ins and outs of a personal statement is the first step toward increasing your chances of admission. With that in mind, let’s compare a familiar ‘known’ (the college essay) to a […]
When it comes to pre-application planning, creating a school list is first and foremost. Using AcceptU’s interactive quiz, find out whether your son or daughter is best suited for a small liberal arts college. If you cannot view the quiz, please refresh the page.