Articles tagged with Graduate School

How to Make the Most of Your Business School Campus Visit

How to Make the Most of Your Business School Campus Visit

Visiting the campuses of your top-choice business schools can be an eye-opening experience. While on campus, you will gain a better understanding of how you would fit in this particular program. To make the most of your business school campus visits, ask strategic questions and incorporate what you learned during your visit into your applications. You can also learn more tips below. Properly prepare for your business school campus visit Do your research before arriving on campus. Plan your travel so that you’re early for your appointment, and come dressed in business attire. Research the admissions officers, student leaders, and profes ... Read More About How to Make the Most of Your Business School Campus Visit

4 Steps to Take Today to Prepare for B-School

4 Steps to Take Today to Prepare for B-School

Applying to business school can be a competitive process. If you’re a college senior who wishes to enroll in business school this fall, at this point in the admissions process you have either submitted your applications during Round 1 or Round 2, or you are preparing your applications for Round 3 or Round 4 in March and April. For those of you who have completed your submissions, congratulations! All you have to do at the moment is wait for your schools’ decisions to arrive before you plan your next steps. For college seniors who are still working on MBA applications, there are a few steps you can take today to prepare for b-schoo ... Read More About 4 Steps to Take Today to Prepare for B-School

3 Ways Struggling B-School Students Can Re-Focus This Semester

3 Ways Struggling B-School Students Can Re-Focus This Semester

This post is part of a month-long series to help you start 2018 on the right foot. Throughout January, visit the Varsity Tutors blog for advice, tips, and tricks on how to reignite your passion for learning this winter. The first semester of business school can be challenging. In your second semester, however, you have a better understanding of what to expect in your MBA program. Starting the semester on the right foot is important, and re-focusing your priorities can help you achieve this. If you find yourself struggling in business school, or you simply want to improve your grades, re-focus this semester by keeping a planner, getting to kno ... Read More About 3 Ways Struggling B-School Students Can Re-Focus This Semester

3 Tips for Networking in Business School

3 Tips for Networking in Business School

Business school is not just about attending class, graduating, and finding a job. Business school also provides students with the opportunity to build relationships with other career-oriented individuals from various industries all over the world. One day you could be sharing nachos with a lawyer from Cambridge who wants to change careers to accounting, and the next day you could be playing volleyball with a former fighter pilot who wants to secure a management position in San Diego. So how can you make those necessary connections with a variety of people as you go through your MBA program? Here are three tips for networking in business schoo ... Read More About 3 Tips for Networking in Business School

GRE Test Dates for 2017-2018

GRE Test Dates for 2017-2018

When applying to graduate school, many programs will require you to take the GRE. The GRE General Test assesses students in three areas: verbal reasoning, quantitative reasoning, and analytical writing. The unique thing about the GRE General Test, at least compared to other standardized exams like the ACT and SAT, is that the computer-based exam is offered at a multitude of testing sites almost daily. Even with flexible exam dates, it’s critical to make a plan when preparing for the GRE General Test. Reasons to create a GRE test date schedule can include staying on top of registration deadlines and allowing yourself adequate prep time. ... Read More About GRE Test Dates for 2017-2018