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Sure thing, you are most welcome. At the tougher/more selective schools, the 2 years at matriculation could be a deal-breaker even with a higher GMAT, really just depends upon your fellow applicants and how you compare. You can check out class profiles on each school's website though and you may fin...

by mbaMissionJenK

Thu Aug 04, 2016 12:24 pm
Forum: Ask mbaMission
Topic: Please evaluate my profile..
Replies: 3
Views: 2199

Hi there, Thanks for your post. Your GMAT looks solid for many of the schools, but agree with your reach options especially McCombs. You can look up average GMAT scores, and of course being ABOVE a school's average will be an extra plus, whereas much below it would be a weakness. And of course highe...

by mbaMissionJenK

Tue Aug 02, 2016 8:17 pm
Forum: Ask mbaMission
Topic: Please evaluate my profile..
Replies: 3
Views: 2199

Hi there, So you're saying you have the admit to Schulich India MBA, but were admitted to the Business Analytics masters in the past?? Overall, I think the most important thing to focus on is what your long term career vision looks like, and then work backwards and determine what degree will best he...

by mbaMissionJenK

Mon Jul 18, 2016 6:46 pm
Forum: Ask mbaMission
Topic: Admission advice - Schulich School of Business.
Replies: 1
Views: 2077

Hi there, Thanks for your thorough post. It sounds like you have a LOT of interests, activities, and experiences to bring to a potential graduate school program, and future career. In fact, your challenge in that regard may be to focus on quality rather than quantity, and emphasize a few key involve...

by mbaMissionJenK

Mon Jul 18, 2016 6:21 pm
Forum: Ask mbaMission
Topic: Profile Evaluation MiM
Replies: 1
Views: 1635

Hi there, The MBA programs are looking for a 4-year degree OR EQUIVALENT bachelors degrees; they do realize that in some countries it only takes 3 years... it depends a bit on the university etc; you can contact the admissions office at schools you'd be interested in to ask them but in most cases it...

by mbaMissionJenK

Fri Jun 24, 2016 5:14 pm
Forum: Ask mbaMission
Topic: How many years of formal education ?
Replies: 1
Views: 3272

Hi Rey, Perhaps you want to look at Darden perhaps? and while it may look a bit out of reach GMAT-wise, Columbia has several different types of executive schedule options and programs you can apply to, so you may want to look into it.... or if part-time (not exec), could look at Georgetown, Tepper, ...

by mbaMissionJenK

Mon May 23, 2016 7:24 pm
Forum: Ask mbaMission
Topic: Profile evaluation
Replies: 1
Views: 1758

Harvard's Essay Question is Out! Tips and Analysis....

Calling all who are interested in applying to HBS for the 2016-17 application season! Harvard has posted the essay question for this fall, and it is DIFFERENT from last year's and extremely open-ended. Check out our full HBS Essay Analysis for tons of helpful tips and things to think about! https://...

by mbaMissionJenK

Fri May 20, 2016 8:13 am
Forum: Ask mbaMission
Topic: Harvard's Essay Question is Out! Tips and Analysis....
Replies: 0
Views: 1408

You can check out the US News Rankings, if that is what you are interested in, at:

http://grad-schools.usnews.rankingsandr ... te-schools

by mbaMissionJenK

Wed Apr 13, 2016 7:24 pm
Forum: Ask mbaMission
Topic: Good Colleges for General Management
Replies: 1
Views: 1621

Hi there, I do believe you should be a solid/strong candidate for the Kellogg PT program.... your GMAT and grades are solid, you've been promoted and recognized at work and certainly developed leadership and teamwork skills, and have the international experiences as well and explanation of how this ...

by mbaMissionJenK

Wed Mar 23, 2016 8:51 pm
Forum: Ask mbaMission
Topic: Profile Evaluation Request
Replies: 1
Views: 1650

Hi there, Thanks for your post; you've shared a lot of useful information and it sounds like you have a lot to bring to the table for a potential business school, and that you've started putting a decent amount of thought into the process and decision points. You have quite a few strengths to your p...

by mbaMissionJenK

Wed Mar 09, 2016 8:26 pm
Forum: Ask mbaMission
Topic: Profile evaluation request
Replies: 1
Views: 1309

Hi Sayan, Thanks for posting. It sounds like you have some solid work experience in brand management and respectable grades, and the NGO experience is also a plus. I'm not sure if you mentioned what geographical region you are interested in for b-school, but Europe has many quality 1-year MBA option...

by mbaMissionJenK

Mon Feb 22, 2016 3:08 pm
Forum: Ask mbaMission
Topic: Profile Evaluation
Replies: 1
Views: 1337

Hi there, Well I would say first of all you cannot really lump all 'MBAs from Europe', just as you cannot lump all 'MBAs from the US' or from India etc together... there is a ton of variance and tons of programs, so salaries, length of program, experience, recruiting etc all vary. The Financial Time...

by mbaMissionJenK

Mon Feb 22, 2016 3:00 pm
Forum: Ask mbaMission
Topic: MBA from Europe
Replies: 1
Views: 1314

Hi there,

You should definitely explain the situation in the optional essay. Help the admissions committee to understand vs just wonder. Good luck to you and congrats on the GMAT !!

by mbaMissionJenK

Mon Dec 28, 2015 8:26 pm
Forum: Ask mbaMission
Topic: Need help with explanation of low master's GPA
Replies: 1
Views: 1629

Hi there, So you definitely have a solid profile in terms of professional experience, involvement, awards and recognition, international exposure, GMAT etc. The biggest challenge will likely be the fact that you DO already have an MBA... it will be vital that you make a case for really NEEDING that ...

by mbaMissionJenK

Mon Dec 14, 2015 7:17 pm
Forum: Ask mbaMission
Topic: Profile Evaluation Help Required
Replies: 1
Views: 1412

Hi there, Thanks for your post. Great GPA by the way! And solid community experience... if you are able to explaining that service time and your passion for it or reasons for it in a compelling way that will be a plus as well. With your GMAT and a strong but somewhat-similar-to-others profile, while...

by mbaMissionJenK

Wed Dec 09, 2015 9:11 pm
Forum: Ask mbaMission
Topic: URM Profile Evaluation
Replies: 1
Views: 1522