The early stages of college planning and research for high school underclassmen can often feel like information overload. Rankings, statistics and social media provide endless amounts of information – some useful – some not so much. Over the years, we’ve received quite a bit of feedback when it comes to the college search process. Here … Continue reading College planning: 5 common misconceptions
For prospective MBA candidates, return on investment is an important consideration. In particular, salaries and earning-potential are valid concerns that all applicants have. Data from the Graduate Management Admission Council shows positive results. The survey covers responses from 748 employers in 47 countries around the world. Let’s take a look at four of the most … Continue reading What is an MBA worth?
Carnegie Mellon University’s supplemental essays consist of three required questions. Read on below to see how our team of former admissions officers would answer these essays: “When we‘re connected to others, we become better people,” said Carnegie Mellon University’s Randy Pausch, author of The Last Lecture. At Carnegie Mellon you’ll have the opportunity to collaborate with … Continue reading Carnegie Mellon University’s 2018 supplemental essays
Here’s a look at the University of Notre Dame’s 2018 supplemental essay prompts and how to best answer them. The University of Notre Dame Writing Supplement consists of one (1) essay response to a required question and two (2) essay responses to questions you select from the options provided. In total, you will write three … Continue reading University of Notre Dame supplemental essays 2018
The Massachusetts Institute of Technology supplement consists of 5 short-answer essays. Here are our tips and tricks to note when completing MIT’s supplemental essays: In the MIT application, they are not looking for one long, highly-polished essay. Instead, interspersed throughout the application will be short-answer questions designed to help MIT get to know you. Just … Continue reading The MIT supplemental essay 2018