Monthly Archives: April 2012

Dartmouth: What is a good GMAT score to get into Dartmouth’s Tuck School of Business?

Dartmouth College – Tuck School of Business “Tuck’s overarching goals are to provide the world’s best educational preparation for a career of business leadership and to support a faculty of acknowledged thought leaders who are also outstanding teachers. Everything Tuck … Continue reading

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GMAT Integrated Reasoning: Graphics Interpretation Example Problem #1

In June of 2012, the GMAT will contain a new 12 problem Integrated Reasoning section. To help you prepare for the IR section, we are working out the problems for you! Below is a sample IR Graphics Interpretation problem from … Continue reading

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Integrated Reasoning Section: Our Analysis (Part 1)

Before you start panicking about the integrated reasoning section, remember this important  fact: the integrated reasoning section does not require you to learn any new skills.  It tests you on the same quantitative concepts covered in the math section and … Continue reading

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Dual MBA Program Spotlight: MBA/MS (Environment & Resources)

“That’s what I really enjoy about the program: that I get to play in these two different worlds. In my engineering classes, I’m the business guru. In the Business School, I’m the environmental science expert.” –MBA/MS student Degrees: MBA & … Continue reading

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Integrated Reasoning Section: Graphics Interpretation

What The Questions Look Like: Graph or graphical image such as a scatter plot, pie chart, x/y graph, bar chart, or statistical curve distribution Text explaining the graphic or image and providing additional data Fill in the blank statements with … Continue reading

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Should I take the GMAT or the GRE? Four Scenarios (Part 2)

Wondering whether you should submit GMAT or GRE scores to a business school that accepts both?  Here are two more scenarios to help you decide which test is right for your circumstances. If you haven’t already read it, don’t forget … Continue reading

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Dual MBA Programs: Is a Dual Degree Right for Me? (Part 2)

Career Flexibility Two graduate degrees does give you an advantage in the working world.  Since you’re trained in two fields instead of just one, it may be easier for you to transition from one field to another.  Likewise, your dual … Continue reading

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Columbia: What is a good GMAT score to get into Columbia Business School?

Columbia Business School “Columbia Business School has been pioneering business practices and educating leaders from around the world for nearly a century. The School joins rigorous academic theory and real-world practice through broad engagement with the business community. In doing … Continue reading

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GMAT Integrated Reasoning: Table Analysis Example Problem #1

In June of 2012, the GMAT will contain a new 12 problem Integrated Reasoning section. To help you prepare for the IR section, we are working out the problems for you! Below is a sample IR Table Analysis problem from … Continue reading

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GMAT Verbal: Critical Reading Example Problem #2

Problem: Question Type! Specific Which of the following best describes the organization of the second paragraph? (A) An argument is delineated, followed by a counterargument. (B) An assertion is made and several examples are provided to illustrate it. (C) A … Continue reading

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