Industry News Articles

  • Smith School of Business Boosts Military Outreach

    Smith School of Business Boosts Military Outreach

    by on July 30th, 2014

    Active-duty and veteran students at the University of Maryland’s Robert H. Smith School of Business now have a dedicated staff member to help them make a smooth transition to the classroom and ultimately end up in … Read More

  • MBA Admissions and Job Trends

    MBA Admissions and Job Trends

    by on July 28th, 2014

    At Fortuna Admissions, our goal is to help you put together the very best MBA application possible. It takes a lot of time, effort and money to apply, and when you combine high school fees with loss of income, the … Read More

  • MBA Grads Still Need to Master Social Media

    MBA Grads Still Need to Master Social Media

    by on July 27th, 2014

    While we all know social media use has exploded over the past decade, some MBA graduates are still operating like its 1999 when it comes to maximizing its benefits from a professional standpoint. In BusinessWeek’s … Read More

  • Yale SOM Introduces Sliding Scale Application Fee

    Yale SOM Introduces Sliding Scale Application Fee

    by on July 26th, 2014

    In an effort to make applying to the Yale School of Management more accessible for lower-income applicants, the program announced it will implement a sliding scale for its MBA application fee. Most applicants will pay … Read More

  • Oxford Saïd to Launch Newly Redesigned MBA Program

    Oxford Saïd to Launch Newly Redesigned MBA Program

    by on July 25th, 2014

    University of Oxford’s Saïd Business School has announced a major redesign of the one-year Oxford MBA, launching in September 2014, that will provide future leaders with the skills, knowledge, and personal … Read More

  • New Application at Cornell’s Johnson School Adds LinkedIn Feature

    New Application at Cornell’s Johnson School Adds LinkedIn Feature

    by on July 24th, 2014

    The Johnson Graduate School of Management at Cornell University recently announced the launch of a new admissions application for its one-year and two-year MBA programs, making it one of the most unique applications in … Read More

  • New TOEFL Scores Infographic

    New TOEFL Scores Infographic

    by on July 20th, 2014

    Hi Magooshers! Today, we are happy to unveil our first TOEFL infographic! If you’re a non-native English speaker planning to pursue a business degree from a university in an English-speaking country, then this new … Read More

  • Columbia Cuts Ribbon on New Startup Lab

    Columbia Cuts Ribbon on New Startup Lab

    by on July 18th, 2014

    On July 15, Columbia University officially opened the Columbia Startup Lab, a collaborative space in New York City’s SoHo neighborhood, with a press conference and evening gala. The lab provides subsidized workspaces … Read More

  • MBA Trends at Harvard Business School and Beyond

    MBA Trends at Harvard Business School and Beyond

    by on July 17th, 2014

    The shift to fewer and shorter MBA essays has taken hold across the elite business schools of the United States, and the Wall Street Journal published two interesting articles recently exploring the changes afoot at MBA … Read More

  • UCLA Anderson School Goes Private

    UCLA Anderson School Goes Private

    by on July 16th, 2014

    Following years of debate, the full-time MBA program at the UCLA Anderson School of Management will transition from state-supported to self-supporting status, Inside Higher Ed has reported. This change means the MBA … Read More

  • Why Millennials Go to Grad School

    Why Millennials Go to Grad School

    by on July 14th, 2014

    How do people decide whether they should go to graduate school? It’s possible to respond to that question with a bunch of vague answers, but there’s been little research on the subject—which is a bit strange, … Read More

  • Dipak Jain Becomes a Dean Again

    Dipak Jain Becomes a Dean Again

    by on July 12th, 2014

    On July 7 Sasin Graduate Institute of Business Administration of Chulalongkorn University in Thailand named the former dean of two of the world’s best business schools its director. Dipak C. Jain, who had been dean of … Read More

  • Duke Fuqua 2014–2015 Essay Topics

    Duke Fuqua 2014–2015 Essay Topics

    by on July 11th, 2014

    Duke University’s Fuqua School of Business has announced the essay questions for the 2014-2015 MBA admissions cycle. Required Short Answer Questions Instructions: Answer all 3 of the following questions. For each … Read More

  • Cornell Launches LinkedIn Application

    Cornell Launches LinkedIn Application

    by on July 10th, 2014

    Cornell University’s Johnson Graduate School of Management has launched a redesigned application for its Ithaca-based MBA programs. The revamped form gives applicants the option to share their LinkedIn profiles and … Read More