Graduate Blog / Tag: MBA Application Process

Petia Whitmore

May the Force Be With You or the Optional MBA Essay Revisited

Greetings from the Babson Wellesley campus! This is a big week for all Round 2 full time applicants – we will release admissions decisions on Friday! So much work went into assessing all Round 2 applicants and it was amazing to see the quality of the candidates. It makes us all so excited about our…

Petia Whitmore

Don’t Be a Stranger

So you are considering getting your MBA. You’ve registered on MBA.com. Or not. You may have your GMAT scheduled. Or not. You may even have a list of schools you are considering. What do you do next? One of the things I very distinctly remember from the time I was an MBA candidate, was that…

Petia Whitmore

Why an MBA and why Babson College?

In Graduate Admissions, we have conversations with prospective students around these questions every single day. Each person’s decision to return to school for their MBA is personal and unique. And so is what they hope to gain from their graduate business school experience. Some students want to stay in their path, but advance from their…

Petia Whitmore

The Babson 2015-2016 Application for Graduate Admission is live!

Every August, we get many calls and emails from applicants eager to know when the application for admission to our graduate programs will go live. We are happy to inform you the new application is now live on the Babson Bridge. As always, our goal is to ensure the application process allows us to really…

Petia Whitmore

Four Interview Tips

This week the Graduate Admissions suite in Olin Hall has been such a busy place! Every day we have dozens of Round 2 candidates coming for their admissions interview. This interview intense period will continue over the next couple of weeks so I thought I would offer 4 quick tips to anyone who is unsure…

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

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

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…