Category: admissions

How to Choose One Reference for Your MBA Application

The BC MBA application requires a single recommendation. For our advice on choosing one powerful reference, read on. Your reference should: Fit the school’s requirements. While the specifics may vary across programs, BC asks that your reference be someone who can attest to your capacity for rigorous graduate study and overall leadership potential. Know you and

Q&A with BC MBA Student, Kevin Harvey

[UPDATE 10.13.2016:] Since the publication of this post, Kevin has moved to Liberty Mutual Insurance and is now working as a Business Systems Analyst. To truly help you truly understand the feasibility and value of earning your MBA as a working professional, we asked a second-year part-time MBA student to share his thoughts on the program. Kevin Harvey

Three Tips for Standing Out as an MBA Candidate

As an MBA applicant, you may have already visited one of our classes, attended an information reception, or spoken with an admissions officer—all of which help you learn more about Boston College’s full-time and part-time MBA Programs, while showing us that you’re interested. But to demonstrate a higher level of research and thoughtfulness in the application process, we

An Inside Look at the Career Development Office

As the job market continues to show improvement, more employers are seeking MBA candidates. The Carroll School of Management is currently trending ahead of last year in both the percentage of students who have received internship and job offers, and those who have accepted. If Boston College is a forerunner on your list of b-schools,

Three Tips on How to Make Your Resume Admissions-Ready

If your application for the full-time MBA or part-time MBA at Boston College is in the works, you might be looking for that last-minute piece of advice that will maximize your potential for admission into either of our top-tier programs. Before you send your resume along with your application, take a few minutes to review these tips

Q&A with a Dual MBA/MSF Student

In a field that’s as dynamic and cross functional as business, it’s no surprise that employers seek professionals who possess depth of knowledge, strong analytical skills, and functional expertise. Read what one student, Robert Mullen, has to say about his decision to pursue a dual MBA/MSF degree, just one of the nearly 20 dual-degree programs

What Makes a Successful MBA Candidate

If you’re giving serious thought to earning your MBA, you probably have an idea of what a rigorous curriculum paired with experiential learning opportunities can do to accelerate your career. (Here are just five reasons an MBA is a smart career choice.) Still, you might be wondering whether you (or your lifestyle) are cut out