About mbaMission

Your Partner in the MBA Admissions Process

Number-One-Ranked MBA Admissions Consulting Firm

Only two credible rankings of MBA admissions consulting firms exist for aspiring business school applicants, and mbaMission tops both of them, each by a significant margin. Not only is mbaMission the number-one-ranked firm on GMAT Club, with more than 1,000 five-star reviews, but we also have more five-star reviews than many of our competitors combined. In addition, we were named the number one business school admissions consulting firm by Poets&Quants in 2019 and consistently have more experts on its list of top individual admissions consultants than any other firm. We are also proud to have a five-star rating on Yelp and Beat the GMAT. These accolades are based on verified reviews by past clients who were pleased with our services, and we are proud of our standing in their eyes. We hope to have the chance to provide you with exceptional service as well.

The mbaMission Team

Full-Time Consultants with Elite MBA Experience

At mbaMission, admissions consulting is a professional calling and a full-time career, not an after-hours gig. Our sole focus is helping you—our client—succeed. Getting into an elite business school is a crucial step in your career, so you deserve to have someone in your corner who is as committed to this goal as you are.

After enduring a rigorous hiring process, which includes multiple interviews plus writing and editing exercises, our consultants must complete three months of supervised training before beginning to work directly with clients. For their entire first year with mbaMission, new consultants have a dedicated mentor who also reviews essays and other materials before they are returned to a client.

With mbaMission, you have one dedicated consultant with whom you work exclusively, but you actually benefit from the experience and input of our entire team. Our more than 20 full-time admissions experts have helped tens of thousands of MBA applicants over the past 15 years. Twice a month, the entire team meets to update one another on admissions developments, introduce new ideas, and conduct consultant teach-ins. Every day, we share MBA news and discuss application-related issues via an internal team email string and an active Slack channel. And at our annual full-company conference, we gather in person to discuss best practices and continue to improve our skills and knowledge base. We know that being at the top of our game means our clients have the best chance of success. Anything we can do to strengthen your application and advance your cause, our team will figure out together.

Visit our Team page to read our consultants’ bios and watch their videos. Then, sign up for a free 30-minute consultation with a consultant you think might be a good fit for you. If you decide to continue working with us, you can choose your dedicated consultant (if their capacity allows) or let us suggest a few consultants we believe could be strong matches. This partnership will help determine your future, so you deserve to have the final say on who your partner will be.

Each Season, Only a Handful of Advisors Meet Our High Standards

  • 29% met our minimum requirements
  • 6 passed our interview process
  • 3 passed our written tests
  • 2 were hired

Exclusive Recommendation

At one time, Manhattan Prep would suggest as many as ten different admissions consulting firms to its clients. But for the past ten years, it has recommended only one—mbaMission—because of the consistently positive feedback it received about our services. The best GMAT prep firm trusts in our services, and you can, too.

  • Exclusive Recommendation
  • Highest Number of 5-Star Reviews
    GMAT Club
  • Quoted in Articles
    The Wall Street Journal
    The New York Times

Free Content and Resources

Our consultants never stop learning and training. We have researchers and writers on staff who regularly speak with students, alumni, and representatives of the leading MBA programs—even visiting the top schools whenever possible—to gather targeted information for our team members and our library of free guides, including our Insider’s Guides, Interview Primers, Career Primers, as well as our blog. In addition, we regularly update our Complete Start-to-Finish MBA Admissions Guide, which includes numerous sample essays, resumes, and letters of recommendation and is also available for free for any interested applicants via our store. Every month, our consultants present free webinars and seminars on business school application writing, the admissions process, school selection, and MBA interviews. When you partner with mbaMission, you immediately benefit from a content team that has already been working on your behalf for years, thereby enabling you to rapidly accelerate the school selection and application process.

What Else?

Want to learn more? Have other questions not addressed on this page? Visit our FAQ page for answers to even more questions, contact us at info@mbamission.com with specific queries, or sign up for a free 30-minute consultation to speak one-on-one with one of our MBA admissions experts.