2014 Wharton Essays and Deadlines

By Aringo WP User|June 26th, 2013|Wharton MBA|

Wharton published new essay questions for its MBA program beginning in 2014: REQUIRED ESSAY QUESTIONS: 1. What do you aspire to achieve, personally and professionally, through the Wharton MBA? (500 words) 2. Academic engagement is an important element of the Wharton MBA experience. How do you see yourself contributing to our learning community? (500 words) [...]

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First Comes First, Even For Wharton Interviews!

By Aringo WP User|March 11th, 2013|Wharton MBA|

A new Wharton study reveals that MBA candidates do not only compete with the thousands of candidates who applied to the same program in the same round, but mainly against the other candidates who interviewed on the same day. Interviewers tend to evaluate candidates in reference to the other candidates they interviewed that same day, [...]

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Wharton Reveals Two Interview Questions

By Aringo WP User|October 14th, 2012|Wharton MBA|

An article on the site Poets & Quants published a letter sent to Wharton candidates that reveals two interview questions candidates should be prepared to answer, as well as additional details about the new group interview. The questions are: “What one talent or strength should a leader rely on most in daily life?” “If you [...]

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Additional Details About Wharton’s Team-Based Discussion

By Aringo WP User|August 17th, 2012|Wharton MBA|

Wharton posted on its admissions committee’s blog additional details about the new element in this year’s application process- the team-based discussion: "At Wharton, our culture is highly collaborative and teamwork plays a critical part of the MBA experience. On average, a Wharton student will be engaged in 15 different teams inside and outside the classroom [...]

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Wharton 2013 Essay Questions Analysis and Tips

By Aringo WP User|June 25th, 2012|Wharton MBA|

Last week Wharton published new essay questions for 2013 candidates. Below is Aringo's analysis and some tips (in blue) for answering Wharton's questions. The Admissions Committee is interested in getting to know you on both a professional and personal level. We encourage you to be introspective, candid, and succinct. Most importantly, we suggest you be [...]

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Updated Essays for Wharton 2013

By Aringo WP User|June 20th, 2012|Wharton MBA|

Wharton published its updated essay questions and deadlines for 2013- REQUIRED QUESTION: How will the Wharton MBA help you achieve your professional objectives? (400 words) RESPOND TO 2 OF THE FOLLOWING 3 QUESTIONS: 1. Select a Wharton MBA course, co-curricular opportunity or extra-curricular engagement that you are interested in. Tell us why you chose this activity [...]

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Update from Wharton: Interview Invites, Loans for International Students

By Aringo WP User|March 1st, 2012|Wharton MBA|

Wharton has posted on its admissions committee blog that additional interview invitations have been sent to Round 2 candidates, and more slots for on-campus interviews will become available over the next two weeks. Candidates who are unable to interview on-campus are invited to interview over the phone. In addition, Wharton posted that they have [...]

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Round 2 Update from Wharton

By Aringo WP User|January 23rd, 2012|Wharton MBA|

The Wharton admissions committee posted an update to its blog regarding Round 2 interviews: "We will begin to send out interview invitations on Thursday, January 26. Invitations will continue to go out through Tuesday, February 28. During these weeks, you will receive an email that will provide next step information regarding your status with Wharton. [...]

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Update from Wharton about Round 1 Interviews

By Aringo WP User|October 31st, 2011|Wharton MBA|

Last week Wharton’s admissions committee published in its blog that on 10/27 they began to send out interview invitations to Round 1 applicants, and invitations will continue to be sent out until 11/11. The invitations are sent via email in no specific order. Beginning from Wednesday 11/2, Wharton will begin interviewing on campus until 12/2. [...]

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Congratulations!

By Aringo WP User|July 11th, 2011|Wharton MBA|

3 Aringo clients were accepted to Wharton this year (out of 9 clients!). Aringo admission rate: 33%.

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