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    Scholarships for Business and Computer Science

    Scholarships for Business and Computer Science
    BrainTrack, the widely referenced higher-education resource, today announced two new biannual scholarship programs: The BrainTrack Business Schools Scholarship and The BrainTrack Computer Science Degree Scholarship. Designed both to support current students and to help others evaluate business or computer science as a career path, these BrainTrack scholarships will provide a $1,000 first place and $500 runner up award for the best ...
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    Need Scholarship Money? Find it on FastWeb!

    Need Scholarship Money?  Find it on FastWeb!
    We're sure you've heard of FastWeb by now. You might have even browsed the site during your spare time. So what are you waiting for?? There has never been a better time to find scholarship money for college. And the best part is right here at FastWeb, we've located over 1.3 million scholarships, worth approximately $3.4 billion! We have expert advice ...
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    Is Business School Right For You?

    To B-School or Not To B-School? That is the question. The decision to apply to business school is likely to be one of the most significant decisions you’ll make in your professional career. It’s imperative you’re passionate about the endeavor before taking the plunge. So what could send you back to school? Have you always planned on getting your MBA? ...
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    Meet Entrepreneur & MBA Student, Tim McCormack

    Meet Entrepreneur & MBA Student, Tim McCormack
    The first time Tim McCormack went to college, funding issues got in the way. Several years in the workforce in a variety of sales and Internet marketing positions were enough to make him realize that obtaining a bachelors degree would be beneficial. A stint living abroad in the Dominican Republic led to his choice of the BS in business from online ...
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    An Introduction to The GMAT

    An Introduction to The GMAT
    The Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) is an annually conducted examination. It is an analysis of the general skills and abilities that one has aggregated over time. The GMAT test is a consistent form of evaluation that aids business schools or ‘B-Schools’ in estimating the skills and qualifications of the candidate; which are essential for advanced study in business and management. ...
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    Want to Get into Graduate School? Here's How...

    Want to Get into Graduate School? Here's How...
    If you’ve decided to head back to the classroom for an advanced degree, get ready to face some competition. Between 2004 and 2016, the number of masters degrees granted is expected to increase by 35 percent. To stand out from the pack, get organized to make your graduate application shine. h4. Graduate school applications generally require: • Transcript • GRE or ...
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    B-School: More Work, Less Play

    B-School: More Work, Less Play
    One of the hallmarks of the Wake Forest University Schools of Business Full-time MBA program is the emphasis on teamwork. Your success in the program is directly affected by your ability to work with your team to accomplish assignments throughout the year. In particular, one project proved to be both our greatest challenge and our greatest opportunity for growth: the Talent ...
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    Mixing Continuing Education With a Full-Time Job

    Mixing Continuing Education With a Full-Time Job
    The alarm goes off at 5:30 am, and you could swear you went to sleep five minutes ago. First a quick shower, followed by the finishing touches on that homework assignment due tonight over coffee and breakfast — if there’s time. Then it’s off to work, a solid eight-plus hours of time where you’re busy with reports, meetings and other assorted ...
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    Master of Business Administration (MBA)

    Master of Business Administration (MBA)
    The master of business administration, or MBA, is often considered the top degree in the business world, although PhDs in certain specialties are certainly available. No matter what industry you're in, an MBA degree will be an enormous asset. Some companies will provide tuition assistance or reimbursement in exchange for your commitment to continue working for them after you earn your ...
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    Top MBA, Executive MBA and Executive Education Programs

    Top MBA, Executive MBA and Executive Education Programs
    Not everyone has a year or two to devote to a full-time MBA program. Here's the best in part-time MBA, executive MBA, and executive education programs. Anyone who has considered a full-time MBA program already knows about the ugly economics. Tuition and living expenses can set you back more than a year's salary, and taking two years off adds another two—in ...
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    How to Go to Business School for Free

    How to Go to Business School for Free
    Many business school applicants figure their essay writing is done when they learn they've gotten into one of the top business schools. Devin Griffin took the opposite tack when he received his Wharton acceptance letter, sitting down at his computer and writing yet another essay for the admissions committee. His thoughts on leadership would, he hoped, give him a shot at ...
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    Tax Breaks for Your Tuition

    Tax Breaks for Your Tuition
    Every year when tax season rolls around, you can qualify for tax credits or deductions on eligible tuition costs and student loans. Didn’t know that? Now you do. Here are the three programs that can save you thousands of dollars in taxes. Hope Scholarship Credit Taxpayers during 2009 and 2010 tax years can receive a $2,500 tax credit on qualifying expenses ...
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    Scholarships for Business and Computer Science

    Scholarships for Business and Computer Science
    BrainTrack, the widely referenced higher-education resource, today announced two new biannual scholarship programs: The BrainTrack Business Schools Scholarship and The BrainTrack Computer Science Degree Scholarship. Designed both to support current students and to help others evaluate business or computer science as a career path, these BrainTrack scholarships will provide a $1,000 first place and $500 runner up award for the best ...
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