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A Look at MBA Degree Program Requirements

Before even applying to an MBA program, there are requirements that must be met. A bachelor’s degree is a must. Just about any major is acceptable because programs seek diversity. The most common entrance exam remains the GMAT, while some schools accept the Graduate Records Examination.

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Quick Online MBA Guide
Quick MBA Guide For Business School Students

If you are interested in advancing to the pinnacle of your profession, consider returning to school to earn a MBA,.

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Best Master’s Degrees for Jobs
Best Master’s Degrees for Jobs in 2017 and Beyond

Earning a master's degree can help bolster your career, improving chances for advancement and salary increases. But some professions offer a better return on investment than others.

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What It Takes to be a Good MBA
Is an MBA or Master's Program Right for Me and My Career?

An advanced degree can help advance a career. Students can gain skills and insights that make them more valuable to their present employer and more marketable to other organizations. But employees considering a master’s program need to calculate that degree’s return on investment.

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5 Business Related Certificates and Skills to Advance Your Career

A business certificate can help advance your career - particularly if you concentrate in these areas which employees value.
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Thursday, Jan 29 2015 09:00 AM

No GMAT MBA Degree Programs Availability and Acceptance Grows

For 50 years, students interesting in attending a graduate management program have taken the Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT). While the GMAT and the Graduate Records Examination (GRE) still hold plenty of sway in admissions departments, there has been an increasing backlash to all standardized tests.
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Friday, Jan 23 2015 11:00 AM

6 Reasons to Complete Your College Degree

There are no rules saying college must be completed in four years between the ages of 18 and 22. Students return at different ages and at different points in their lives.
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Tuesday, Jan 06 2015 11:00 AM

Highest-Paying Professional Degrees and Related Careers

Professional degrees can bestow entrée into elite occupational groups and often fetch attractive salaries. Lawyers, doctors, pharmacists, doctorate-level psychologists, dental surgeons and veterinarians are among those who need a professional degree.
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Monday, Jan 05 2015 11:00 AM

How Old Is Too Old To for Adults to Go Back to School

The number of 50-something students has grown at one Ohio college, reflecting a trend that is happening around the country as older Americans go back to school for professional and personal fulfillment.
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Sunday, Jan 04 2015 09:00 AM

Best (and Worst) Paying Jobs for a Master’s Degree

Having a master’s degrees means you can make more than those with just a bachelor’s degree --$1,329 per week compared to $1,108, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS). But some master's degrees lead to jobs that pay for better than others.
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Wednesday, Dec 24 2014 09:00 AM

Back to School – Continuing Education Online & Adult Learning Articles, Guides

So you’ve decided to go back to school – congratulations! This section of the U.S. News University Directory resource center features articles about adult education and continuing education, as well as guides on how to go back to college after being away for years. They can help you figure out the best way to return to school and earn the credentials you need to advance your career!