Nov 8, 2019

Women’s MBA Enrollment Increasing, According to Forté Foundation

MBA Enrollment

The Forté Foundation, a non-profit organization dedicated to advancing women in business, just released some good news: A greater percentage of women than ever before are enrolled in full-time MBA programs in the U.S. This year, female full-time MBA enrollment neared 39 percent on average in the U.S., while international programs neared 36 percent. In both cases, it’s clear that we are heading toward gender parity at an impressive pace.

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Jun 5, 2019

U. Michigan MBA Deadlines Updated

Michigan MBA Deadlines

Hopeful applicants to the next full-time MBA class at the Stephen M. Ross School of Business at the University of Michigan
 have some new deadlines to remember.

New Michigan MBA Deadlines

Round One

Application Deadline: Sep. 30, 2019
Decision Deadline: Dec. 18, 2019

Round Two

Application Deadline: Jan. 6, 2020
Decision Deadline: March 18, 2020

Round Three

Application Deadline: March 30, 2020
Decision Deadline: May 8, 2020

Learn more about the Michigan Ross full-time MBA program here.

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May 6, 2019

Where Should You Go? The Benefits of a Mid-Tier MBA

Which MBA Should I Get

You have an MBA acceptance letter from both Harvard Business School and Cornell SC Johnson. Which do you choose?

Your gut reaction might be to choose Harvard’s top-ranked MBA program without a second’s pause. After all, aren’t business school rankings—like those compiled by the Financial Times and U.S. News & World Report—the most important consideration when choosing your MBA program?

In some cases, you might be right. If you’re most interested in reputation, then ranking is all important. However, there are many times when rankings should be taken with a grain of salt. They tell a story, but not the whole story, especially when it comes to you as an individual candidate.

Just because a specific school is top-ranked, does not mean it should be the top rank for you. Many mid-level MBA programs are just as impressive and could be a better fit for you depending on your needs.

In this article, we’ll take an in-depth look at when and why you should choose a mid-ranked MBA program over a top-ranked program. Continue reading…

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Mar 27, 2019

School v. School: Michigan Ross v. Minnesota Carlson

Michigan vs Minnesota

Where should you go to school for your MBA? It’s a hard decision that has to factor in many different elements from location to reputation, alumni networks, ROI, and program options.

To help simplify the process for you, our School vs. School series takes a look at two similar top b-schools to compare and contrast their offerings. Today, we look at Michigan vs Minnesota to see which is best for you. Continue reading…

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