Articles by Kaplan GMAT

  • MBA News: B-School Dean Placed on Administrative Leave

    MBA News: B-School Dean Placed on Administrative Leave

    by on September 27th, 2016

    Meet the entering MBA class at the University of Virginia, learn what Fisher College of Business has to offer students, and find out why one business school dean was placed on leave by the administration. Catch all the … Read More

  • Land Your Score: Proportions, Ratios, and Rates

    Land Your Score: Proportions, Ratios, and Rates

    by on September 20th, 2016

    Proportions appear in many forms in the Quantitative Reasoning section of the GMAT, and they tend to give test-takers trouble. A proportions problem may involve a basic ratio (for example, apples to bananas), varying … Read More

  • MBA News: Business Education Increasingly Common Among Billionaires

    MBA News: Business Education Increasingly Common Among Billionaires

    by on September 18th, 2016

    One business school sees big ROI on a daring idea, MBAs are becoming more common among billionaires, and the incoming class at Michigan Ross enjoys new campus renovations. Catch all the trending stories for business … Read More

  • MBA News: Best Consulting Firms for B-School Grads

    MBA News: Best Consulting Firms for B-School Grads

    by on September 11th, 2016

    Which are the best consulting companies to work for? Should you go to business school if you want to be an entrepreneur? What traits do recruiters look for in MBAs? Which top business school just constructed a $75M … Read More

  • Land Your Score: Reading Comprehension

    Land Your Score: Reading Comprehension

    by on September 3rd, 2016

    Most GMAT preppers do not spend much time practicing Reading Comprehension—and yet, it’s a great place to snag some easy Verbal points if you give it a little attention. Use strategic reading GMAT Reading … Read More

  • MBA News: Top B-School Accepts ‘Low’ GMAT Score

    MBA News: Top B-School Accepts ‘Low’ GMAT Score

    by on September 1st, 2016

    Tyra Banks teaches business school, a below average GMAT scorer attends a top MBA program, and the admissions interview remains a make or break moment for many applicants. Catch all the trending stories for future … Read More

  • Land Your Score: Essay Tips for Analytical Writing

    Land Your Score: Essay Tips for Analytical Writing

    by on August 26th, 2016

    The GMAT Analytical Writing Assessment (AWA) provides clear instructions on how you should plan and write your essay. Kaplan students learn these instructions long before Test Day and do not waste precious testing time … Read More

  • A Day in the Life of a B-School Student

    A Day in the Life of a B-School Student

    by on August 25th, 2016

    This article by Elana Goodwin is brought to you by Uloop and Kaplan. It’s hard to know what something will be like until you actually experience it—but it’s helpful to have some idea of what to expect, … Read More

  • MBA News: Jump in B-School Applicants Who Take the GMAT Repeatedly

    MBA News: Jump in B-School Applicants Who Take the GMAT Repeatedly

    by on August 22nd, 2016

    From tax-deductible MBA education to explaining the rise in applicants who take the GMAT more than once—catch all the trending stories for future business leaders. Financial win for MBAs In this space, we’ve long … Read More

  • Land Your Score: When to Guess on Integrated Reasoning

    Land Your Score: When to Guess on Integrated Reasoning

    by on August 18th, 2016

    The GMAT’s Integrated Reasoning section is very challenging for most test-takers. It contains 12 questions, most of which have two or three parts, and you’re only given 30 minutes to complete it. Racing against the … Read More

  • Take the Study Habits Quiz: How Do You Hit the Books?

    Take the Study Habits Quiz: How Do You Hit the Books?

    by on August 17th, 2016

    When it comes to how people study, everyone is different. Maybe you’re firmly attached to your strict routine of reviewing exactly two chapters per week per course with your phone turned off, your blinds drawn, your … Read More

  • MBA News: Are B-School Ready for Climate Change?

    MBA News: Are B-School Ready for Climate Change?

    by on August 13th, 2016

    One top-ranked business school is reporting a significant jump in average GMAT scores, while a departing dean reflects on his accomplishments and the challenges ahead. Catch all the trending stories for future business … Read More

  • 5 Types of Students You Meet in B-School

    5 Types of Students You Meet in B-School

    by on August 12th, 2016

    This article by Gretchen Kernbach is brought to you by Uloop and Kaplan. The only difference between your business school years and undergrad years is that everyone can legally drink, your classmates are getting … Read More

  • MBA News: Most Selective B-School, Fundraising at Yale

    MBA News: Most Selective B-School, Fundraising at Yale

    by on August 11th, 2016

    From a list of priorities for Ross’s new dean, to fundraising fever among Yale SOM alumni, to the business schools with the most selective admissions—catch all the trending stories for future business leaders. Which … Read More