Articles by Beat The GMAT

  • How to Get Into Your Dream B-School

    How to Get Into Your Dream B-School

    by on March 30th, 2014

    Gary Christensen, Director of Graduate Admissions at The University of Tampa, along with his counselors provides 10 tips to increase your chances of getting into your dream b-school. Read More

  • Overriding a Less-Than-Ideal GPA or GMAT Score

    Overriding a Less-Than-Ideal GPA or GMAT Score

    by on March 27th, 2014

    Dr. Shel Watts, CEO & Founder of MBA Admit, shares best practices for overcoming a low GPA or GMAT score in order to gain admission to top MBA programs, and provides examples of real success stories to Harvard, … Read More

  • Now LIVE! The 2014 Beat The GMAT Scholarship

    Now LIVE! The 2014 Beat The GMAT Scholarship

    by on March 26th, 2014

    We’re really happy to announce that we are now accepting applications for this year’s Beat The GMAT Scholarship Competition. This is the ninth annual edition of this contest and we’re proud to say that … Read More

  • Make Your Voice Heard: Take Part in the Fifth AIGAC Applicant Survey!

    Make Your Voice Heard: Take Part in the Fifth AIGAC Applicant Survey!

    by on March 13th, 2014

    2014 MBA applicants—have an opinion to share? Take the MBA Applicant Survey before March 31. The anonymous data will be shared with admissions officers from top MBA programs. Make your voice heard! Business school … Read More

  • Selling Yourself: Stand Out to Get In

    Selling Yourself: Stand Out to Get In

    by on February 24th, 2014

    Adam Tank, an MBA student at the University of Arizona’s Eller College of Management, discusses strategies for how to best market yourself throughout the MBA admissions process. Read More

  • What Admissions Offices Won’t Tell You

    What Admissions Offices Won’t Tell You

    by on February 2nd, 2014

    Gary Christensen, Director of Graduate Admissions at The University of Tampa, will reveal insider secrets on how to improve your application package and increase your chances of being admitted. Read More

  • How to Get Admitted in Round 3

    How to Get Admitted in Round 3

    by on January 29th, 2014

    Marc Zawel, co-founder of AcceptU, offers insight into how admissions officers make decisions on Round 3 applicants—and what you can do to improve your chances of getting admitted. Read More

  • 10 Reasons to Get Your MBA Online

    10 Reasons to Get Your MBA Online

    by on January 27th, 2014

    Dr. Boris Jukic, associate dean at Clarkson University, outlines the top 10 reasons to consider pursuing your MBA online. Read More

  • Review: Veritas Prep MBA Essential Guides – Dartmouth Tuck

    Review: Veritas Prep MBA Essential Guides – Dartmouth Tuck

    by on January 21st, 2014

    The Essential Guides from Veritas Prep are intended to provide specific actionable insights that one can use to submit a stronger application. In today’s article I will be reviewing the MBA Essential Guide … Read More

  • Pursuing an MBA in Europe

    Pursuing an MBA in Europe

    by on January 15th, 2014

    Sarah Meskell, recruitment & admissions manager for the full-time Global MBA program at ESSEC, discusses what you can expect when pursuing an MBA in Europe. Read More

  • Scholarships, Grants, & Loans: Tips on How to Finance Your MBA

    Scholarships, Grants, & Loans: Tips on How to Finance Your MBA

    by on January 10th, 2014

    Rebekah Lewin, Assistant Dean of Admissions & Student Engagement at Simon Business School, shares tips on how to best navigate the process of applying for and securing funding for your MBA study. Read More

  • How to Stand Out in a Crowded Applicant Pool

    How to Stand Out in a Crowded Applicant Pool

    by on December 18th, 2013

    Eric Duarte-McDermott, Assistant Director of Admissions for The Drucker School of Management at Claremont Graduate University, offers advice on how to make your application stand out in an overcrowded applicant pool. Read More

  • How to Develop An Entrepreneurial Mindset

    How to Develop An Entrepreneurial Mindset

    by on December 17th, 2013

    The Admissions Experts at the W.P.Carey School of Business at Arizona State University discuss why it’s critical to select an MBA program that will help you develop an entrepreneurial/intrapreneurial mindset. … Read More

  • How to Make a Strong B-School Application

    How to Make a Strong B-School Application

    by on December 9th, 2013

    Hima Bindu, Senior Associate Director of Admissions at the Indian School of Business, provides some solid input on how to make your b-school application strong and stand out during the admission process. Read More