Graduate Blog / Graduate Admissions

Petia Whitmore

A big day for Round 1 applicants!

Today is a very important day for all Round 1 applicants – we will be releasing admissions decisions at midnight! The Round 1 pool of candidates was large and exceptionally strong this year and the admissions committee spent a tremendous number of hours discussing the candidates and their fit for Babson. So here is what…

Petia Whitmore

What’s new at Babson San Francisco?

Last week, I was fortunate to spend a couple of days at Babson’s San Francisco campus! There was a lot going on at 135 Main Street this week. The San Francisco alumni holiday party took place on Wednesday. We hosted 60 alumni and some current students from our undergraduate and MBA programs. On Friday and Saturday,…

Petia Whitmore

Ready to Reapply?

Every year, a number of MBA applicants face the question of what it really means to reapply to a program that for some reason they were not able to become part of the year before. While we do outline the process for you in our application instructions, it may be helpful for you to hear…

Petia Whitmore

What to expect after you hit “Submit”

With the Round 1 deadline for the One-Year MBA, Two-Year MBA and MSM just behind us, your questions via email and phone have been pouring in. Here’s what you should expect and do after you’ve submitted your application: Check your email regularly – we will communicate important information about the completion of your application and…

Petia Whitmore

Round 1 deadline – come play at Babson!

No, this is not an error. I know I am addressing mostly prospective MBA and Masters candidates on this blog but I really am talking about play – and the practice of play, no less. What I am referring to is an important component of how we help shape entrepreneurial leaders through our programs. One…

Petia Whitmore

Eiffel was an entrepreneur!

A quick hello from the Graduate Admissions team, which is currently travelling across the United States and the world to meet with prospective MBA and Masters students. Visit our events page to see where around the globe you can meet us in the coming weeks. And here is a photo from my colleague Jenene Romanucci who…

Petia Whitmore

Test It Out – we did it again!

Last year, we introduced a new program for part-time students interested in getting a firsthand experience of the Babson MBA before they apply. Our prospective students loved the idea and the demand exceeded all expectations! Therefore this fall, we are offering another opportunity to participate in a Babson Blended Learning: Test It Out course focused…

Petia Whitmore

A Part-Time Path to Full-Time Success

If you are considering getting an MBA while remaining in the work force full-time, then, undoubtedly, one question you face is what part-time program is right for you. And if your work schedule makes it challenging to commit to attending classes on campus on a weekly basis, then you need a program that provides appropriate…

Petia Whitmore

The Babson 2014-2015 Application for Graduate Admission is live!

Many of our candidates have been calling and emailing to ask when the 2014-2015 application for admission to our graduate programs will go live. We are glad to know how eager you are to start the process and happy to inform you the new application is now live on the Babson Bridge. Our goal has…

Petia Whitmore

Part-time Babson MBA Programs

We have been receiving a lot of questions about our part-time programs. Prospective students want to know if there is still time to apply. The answer is yes. 1)      We are still accepting applications for the Babson MBA Evening program on a rolling basis but time is running short as the program starts in just…