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GMAT vs. GRE: Which Looks Better on Business School Applications?

To boil the difference between the GMAT and GRE down to one characteristic: the GRE stresses verbal skills while the GMAT emphasizes quantitative skills.

Wednesday, November 3, 2021

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8 Ways to Maximize Your MBA Starting Salary

The average starting salary with an MBA is a staggering 77 percent higher than the average annual salary with a bachelor's degree—and many newly hired MBAs also receive signing bonuses.

Tuesday, November 2, 2021

Howard University School of Business Dean Anthony Wilbon.

Anthony Wilbon: Building a Bold Future on a Storied Past

'Regardless of whether you come in as an online student or residency student, you're going to have an impact. This experience is going to help you make that impact.'

Monday, September 20, 2021

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How to Write a Memorable MBA Essay

Most prospective MBA students apply to multiple business school programs with near-identical essay questions. Don't make this mistake.

Thursday, August 26, 2021

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3 Core Strengths Every Howard Online MBA Application Should Embody

While there's no foolproof way to ensure successful candidacy for any MBA program, there are ways to improve your odds of winning over Howard's admissions committee.

Wednesday, August 25, 2021

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Should I Get an Online MBA? 6 Key Skills Howard Online MBA Students Develop

Howard's Online MBA prepares you to step into top-tier roles like director, vice president, and even CEO, but that's not the only return on investment.

Tuesday, August 24, 2021

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What You'll Learn in Howard's Online EMBA Program—And How It Will Advance Your Career

Executive MBA programs are designed to deliver a broad understanding of general management and administration, just as traditional MBA degree programs do.

Friday, August 20, 2021

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HBCU Scholarships for MBA Students: How to Pay for Your MBA

If financial concerns have kept you from pursuing higher education, it's time to take another look at your options (and eligibility).

Wednesday, July 21, 2021

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How One Howard Student Balances Earning an MBA While Working Full-Time

The part-time program provides the opportunity to immediately apply what I'm learning in MBA courses to real-world situations.

Monday, July 19, 2021

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Executive MBA Requirements: Must-Haves vs. Nice-to-Haves

The prospect of applying to Executive MBA programs is understandably overwhelming, but this checklist breaks the EMBA application process into smaller, more manageable steps.

Friday, May 14, 2021