With classes and final exams wrapping up for the year, rising juniors and seniors should begin to map out a plan for standardized testing. For students taking the SAT, August 26 is the next available testing date (registration is due by July 28; students receive exam scores by September 15). For rising seniors, this test date … Continue reading Preparing for the August SAT
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The University of California (UC) system is the foremost group of public research universities in the U.S., attracting some of the brightest students from around the world. Click here to find out what makes each of the ten schools unique.
In 1990, just 9% of graduating high school seniors were applying to 7 or more colleges. By 2011, that number had shot up to 29% (data from NACAC). With increased marketing and recruitment efforts, the growing popularity and accessibility of the Common Application and a more competitive process overall, the trend should come as no surprise. All good, right? That depends on who … Continue reading The importance of demonstrated interest
When it comes to MBA admissions, the GMAT no longer stands alone. Today, hundreds of business programs in the U.S. accept the GRE General Test. While the two exams are interchangeable from an evaluation standpoint, they do vary quite a bit in format and style. Below are some top MBA programs currently accepting the GRE. … Continue reading MBA programs that accept the GRE
Interested in pursuing an MS in finance? If so, it’s important to observe what recent class profiles look like and how your own profile compares to admitted students from recent years. Here are five class profiles from last year that are worth a look! MIT (Sloan) Class size: 114 Average GPA: 3.7 Average GMAT: 740 Percentage of female … Continue reading Master of Finance (MSF) class profiles