Should You Pursue a Part-Time MBA or an Executive MBA? 3 Things to Consider as You Make Your Business School Decision

Posted by Graduate Management Admission Council on Oct 22, 2019 7:00:00 AM

If you’re working and considering pursuing an MBA, you may be trying to choose between a Part-Time MBA (PTMBA) and an Executive MBA (EMBA). On the surface, these two graduate business degrees look very similar. They are both offered part-time, they both appeal to those who work full-time, and they both lead to an MBA.

However, there are also important differences between them. To  find out which may suit you best, here is a look at three things to consider when choosing between them.

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Topics: Executive Assessment, Executive MBA, Part-time MBA, PTMBA, EMBA

3 Tips for Preparing for the Executive Assessment Test

Posted by Graduate Management Admission Council on Oct 18, 2019 7:00:00 AM

One of the most significant advantages of the Executive Assessment is that it requires only modest preparation. That means that if you’re a busy professional, you can still find time during the week to study for the test in order to strengthen your business school application.

While you’ll likely find that preparing for the Executive Assessment is not a strenuous effort, there are some things you can do to make the experience even easier for yourself. These three preparation tips will help you study more effectively so that you feel fully prepared on test day.

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Topics: Executive Assessment, Executive MBA

Do You Know the Truth Behind These 3 Myths About the Executive Assessment?

Posted by Graduate Management Admission Council on Oct 11, 2019 7:00:00 AM

If you have been thinking about applying to business school, you may have encountered a number of assessments that schools use during their admissions processes. One of the newest is the Executive Assessment, which is widely used by Executive MBA (EMBA) and other graduate management programs.

Since the Executive Assessment is still relatively young, you may not be as familiar with it as you are with other assessments. If you want to learn a little more, here’s the truth behind 3 common misconceptions about the Executive Assessment.

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Topics: Executive Assessment, Executive MBA

Too Busy for School? Find Out if an Executive Business Program Could Help

Posted by Graduate Management Admission Council on Oct 2, 2019 2:00:00 PM

Whether you’re looking for a promotion or you want to take your career in a new direction, enrolling in business school can help. MBA programs have a lot to offer, but may be harder for busy professionals to complete. You may even be wondering if you have time to balance your current career with the demands of pursuing a graduate education.

For this reason, students who are looking for an alternative to a full-time MBA program might want to consider pursuing an Executive MBA (EMBA). With an EMBA, you’ll get an education that is tailored to candidates who are also working full-time. For some, this can be a helpful alternative. Learn more about why an EMBA program could be an ideal fit for your busy lifestyle.

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Topics: Your next career move, Executive MBA

3 Ways the Executive Assessment Test Is a Step Towards a More Rewarding Career

Posted by Graduate Management Admission Council on Sep 10, 2019 5:19:16 PM

If you’re looking to advance your career, then the Executive Assessment (EA) from GMAC can help.

The Executive Assessment is used in the admissions processes of many Executive Masters of Business Administration (EMBA) programs at top business schools around the world.

With the Executive Assessment, followed by an EMBA, you’ll be well on your way to a career that is more rewarding. Whether you want a promotion, greater job satisfaction, or a pay increase, find out how the Executive Assessment can help get you there.

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Worried About Returning to School? How the Executive Assessment Test Can Help

Posted by Graduate Management Admission Council on Sep 10, 2019 5:19:05 PM

An Executive Masters of Business Administration (EMBA) is specifically designed for people who have professional experience.

When you attend an EMBA program, you’ll be doing so alongside others who have spent many years outside of an academic environment and who are driven to grow their careers just like you. In fact, approximately 63 percent of EMBA applicants have 10 years of experience or more. Given that 89 percent of EMBA graduates say the skills they learned in their program advanced their careers, it’s clear that an EMBA offers an excellent return on investment for experienced professionals. 

That being said, returning to business school if you’ve been working for some time may be a bit intimidating. Fortunately, taking the Executive Assessment (EA) is a great way to ensure you feel ready for the demands of academic life. Here’s how:


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