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Is it true that the Columbia MS courses only accept GRE? Can someone confirm?

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Have been looking at working for foundations on the banking side post grad (ie, GS, BOA, JP Morgan, Morgan Stanley,etc.) or large family foundations that work on grants, community development and soci… more

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Noob loan related questions - is APR of 2.9 variable considered good or should I keep looking? Couldn't find much better so far . 2) since this is less than federal loan rate, why can't I jus… more

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I took the gmat online 1 month ago and still havent recieved my score...this is unusual right? Ive tried to contact GMAC customer service via email and phone with no luck😓 i am not sending this score… more

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How do you think adcoms would view taking a new job or an applicant who is about to take a new job that has just applied R1? Considering switching roles at my firm or moving but don’t want to delay ap… more

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Currently an SM in Big4, 7 years of work ex, hold a Masters degree from Ivy League, Asian female, just turned 30. Is it too late to go for an MBA? Want to pivot to IB or MC but I’m also worried about … more

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Can I apply with 2 YOE and 3 YOE at matriculation? 2 year in consulting, 1 at a unicorn start up in operations at matriculation.

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Someone please tell me how to pronounce insead

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Is it difficult getting into the INSEAD MBA program? Also, how respected is it in the US?

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Got a 690 on gmat. Taking again in a few weeks. Best way to improve? Q45 V40 IR6

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Anyone regret their MBA, if so why?

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Do Bulge Brackets recruit MBA students for their PE or VC practices (e.g. Goldman PIPE or Goldman Growth)

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Any ORM’s here get into an M7 with a GRE score?

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Do the adcoms prefer /give more weightage to GPA from Grad school? In my case, I have completed my masters. While my undergrad gpa wasn’t that great, around 3.3, my masters GPA was better at 3.7 After… more

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Need to vent. Been preparing for my MBA for the last 3 years. I think I'm good from an application standpoint but I'm freaked out that I won't get in anywhere. Feeling anxious for Decembe… more

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Does Michigan Ross’ online MBA still get decent exposure to MBB recruitment?

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Got a 720 (Q48/V41/IR7/AWA6) on the GMAT. Is it worth retaking? Planning to apply to Kellogg/Booth in ~3 years as a white male in tech consulting w/ a 3.9 GPA from a top 10 undergrad business school. … more

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Current or incoming CBS students - which area are you living in and whats your rent?

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Has anyone decided against applying to an MBA program this cycle after getting a salary bump at their company? Are companies concerned about losing their talent in this labor market? Feel free to DM m… more

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Current T15 MBA student here. Looking through LinkedIn to see who is interning at companies who wouldn’t give me the time of day. They are overwhelmingly M7 students. Prospective students, school rank… more

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How bad does it look if I quit my job in October and but am applying round 2 to T10 schools? I have been hearing mixed answers, some people it looks bad to adcoms but then some other people say they d… more

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How much better are the exit opps going from mba —> 2 years mbb —> tech compared to tech straight out of mba?

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In need of advice: I am starting a full time role (Senior Consultant) in an industry that is my post-MBA goal. I want to start MBA Fall 2022. Does it look bad to AdCom if I apply R1 having been in my … more

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For consultants, which is better? Recommendation from colleagues at your firm or from client team? Which are you all going with? Any proven to be successful?

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Reading the common letter of rec, isn’t the “feedback” question weird bc i) who ever gets good feedback and ii) what do they expect the recommender to say “oh this candidate is a horrible receiver of … more

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Spoke to some Tuckies and some of them say it’s like high school all over again with the cliques and drama. Is this a consistent experience across the T15 full time programs or just more noticeable at… more

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Hello everyone! Nice to meet you all. I have 6 years of experience across Deloitte & EY and currently studying for the GMAT. Targeting R2 LBS and R1 INSEAD (I’m based in London :) ). I’m currently… more

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Doing the best I can to get into an M7 MBA program. I’ve been working at my company for 3 years and am planning on asking for letters of recommendation from my supervisor(s). However, over the past ye… more

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Anyone currently on H1B considering MBA? Any knowledge on switching to F1 and back to H1B?

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Trying to get a sense of my chances before I put in months of work for applications. Top 20 undergrad, 3.2 GPA, 750 GMAT, ORM. Obviously work at a T2 consulting firm. Do I have any shot at M7?

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Anyon going to the Capital One MBA Forum(s) this summer? Do we need to have anything ready besides an intro and questions?

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You can’t bring food or water to the test center? Am confused because have seen lots of people talk about eating during breaks…

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H1B and MBA: I’m on H1B, planning to pause it for MBA on F1, and switch back to H1B after grad. I’ll have 3 years left after grad. Anyone has experience doing this/know anyone that has done this? Tha… more

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How many of you have used/plan to use an admissions consultant? Would you say it’s worth the $$$, even if you have good stats/experience?

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3.00 UG gpa (death of a parent, caretaker of the other), 3.95 master GPA both in engineering, 730 GMAT. Have killer ECs, decent WE but not gold. I'm applying to 10 of the T15 in R1, with Cornell… more

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If you’re making more than 200k, Do you think it’s still worth it to get an MBA ?

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I know this is a strange worry to have, but anyone else worried that your income will increase too quickly, making a MBA financially irresponsible? I’ll be making more than the post-mba salary in a ye… more

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Is PE Ops attainable from a T15 if you have MBB background?

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If you are invited for an interview for M7 does your percentage of acceptance increase? By how much ?

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Is switching to product management a good short term goal to write about? It’s b school not like a CS program, which is why I ask...

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