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Washington Univ: what is a good GMAT score to get into Olin Business School at Washington University?

Olin Business School at Washington University in St. Louis “Olin Business School at Washington University in St. Louis offers one of the top BSBA and MBA programs in the nation and is an institution of leaders: distinguished research faculty…exhilarated, brilliant … Continue reading

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UNC – Chapel Hill: Tips from the Admissions Office

University of North Carolina – Chapel Hill Kenan-Flagler Business School  We spoke with Admissions Director Sherry Wallace about advice she had for applicants to the Kenan-Flagler Business School.  Here is what she said.   Q: What makes a candidate stand … Continue reading

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Should I take the GMAT or the GRE? Which test is harder? (Part 2)

In the first part of this series, we compared the GMAT and GRE math sections.  Now, let’s take a look at the verbal sections. When comparing the verbal sections, students have historically found the GRE section to be more challenging, … Continue reading

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Should I take the GMAT or the GRE? Which test is harder? (Part 1)

Over the past year, the Educational Testing Service (ETS) and the Graduate Management Admissions Council (GMAC) have made significant changes to the GRE and the GMAT, respectively.  ETS changed the scoring scale of the GRE, introduced new question types in … Continue reading

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University of Michigan: Tips from the Admissions Office

Ross School of Business at the University of Michigan We spoke with admissions officers at the University of Michigan’s Ross School of Business about any advice they had for new applicants.  Here is what we found.     Q: What … 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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GMAT vs GRE: Is the GRE easier than the GMAT?

Neither test is necessarily easier or harder than the other; the GMAT and the GRE are just very different tests that assess very different sets of abilities.  The most striking differences can be found in the verbal sections of both … Continue reading

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