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Mission Admission: Considerations for a Part-Time MBA

Mission Admission is a series of MBA admission tips; a new one is posted each Tuesday. We at mbaMission often receive questions about part-time MBA programs, so we thought we should offer a look at some of the pros and cons of this option. As for the pros, the one that business school candidates cite … Read More  

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Mission Admission: Leveraging Financial Aid

Mission Admission is a series of MBA admission tips; a new one is posted each Tuesday. Oh, the difference a day makes. One day, you are wondering whether you will get into any of your target business schools. The next, you get a call from the admissions committee at your first-choice MBA program, and your … Read More  

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Mission Admission: What About European Business Schools?

Mission Admission is a series of MBA admission tips; a new one is posted each Tuesday. This week, we consider another option for MBA candidates looking to broaden their business school choices: European business schools. Although many applicants who are competing for places at the top U.S. business schools are well aware of the strengths … Read More  

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Mission Admission: Be Sincere—the MBA Admissions Committee Will Believe You

Mission Admission is a series of MBA admission tips; a new one is posted each Tuesday. Candidates are often skeptical about whether MBA admissions committees will believe their stories. After all, is anyone available to corroborate that what made the difference in a particular situation was truly you—that you had that particular innovative idea? The response to this concern … Read More  

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Mission Admission: Do I Need to Know Alumni?

Mission Admission is a series of MBA admission tips; a new one is posted each Tuesday. We find that because the overall pool of MBA candidates is so anonymous, many applicants believe that even the tiniest negative difference that exists between them and other candidates could represent a huge disadvantage. For example, an applicant who … Read More  

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