Candidate:

Ms. Scientist Businesswoman

About Me:

A bright and ambitious, scientifically-trained prospective MBA student looking to enter the healthcare industry

Schools:

Target School: Emory Goizueta

Considering: Tuck, Darden, Duke Fuqua, Kenan-Flagler

See More Profiles For: Emory Goizueta

Application Status: Open

Details:

Undergrad School: UT Austin

Undergrad Major: Biology, Physics

GPA: 3.5

GRE: 328

Age: 26,  Ethnicity: White

Extracurriculars: Outdoor activities, performing arts

Work History:

Title: Market Research Analyst

Industry: CPG

Company: Start-Up

Length of Employment: 2 yrs

Title: Data Analyst

Industry: Consulting

Company: Boutique Firm

Length of Employment: 2 yrs

Post MBA Goal:

Lead a research division at a big R&D-based company, Devise strategic and financial initiatives for healthcare firms

Odds:

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The Experts Rate The Odds At: 85%

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  • John A. Byrne, P&Q Founder & Editor-In-Chief | Odds Assessment: 90%

    You’re in really good shape for a number of reasons. First, you are a terrific overall candidate for a world class MBA. Your degree in biology and physics from UT-Austin with an impressive 3.5 in difficult subjects is super strong. Your GRE score of 328 translates into a solid 710 GMAT. And your work experience sets you up nicely for a great post-MBA goal. Finally, your selection of schools is superb. I predict that you will not only get admits from most of these schools but that you will also be getting some scholarship money to boot with those offers. So let’s take your first choice school: Emory. Your numbers are terrific for Emory, with a standardized test score that exceeds the latest 685 class …

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  • mbaMission Odds Assessment: 80%

    Jen Kedrowski from mbaMission here!
    Healthcare is a hot topic in b-school (if not everywhere) these days, and your academic science background combined with business experience that includes marketing and data analysis should position you well as someone who could be a valuable asset to the healthcare industry. That said, if you have any (?) actual healthcare industry experience that would be a plus as well, or something you could consider gaining some exposure to if there is much time before you apply, even through an externship or project work. Your grades and GRE scores position you well for a shot at Emory, and the other schools mentioned also seem appropriate. I would love to see some community involvement in your profile, so …

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  • Stratus Admissions Counseling Odds Assessment: 85%

    Hi, it’s Jennifer Jackson from Stratus Admissions. Lots of great stuff here! You have a solid GRE and GPA for Emory (as well as for other schools!) and great work experience. You can tell a great story about how you need the MBA to take what you learned both in your undergrad experience as well as at the CPG firm to the next level at a healthcare organization. I just worked with an applicant with a similar background who wants to go into strategy or operations at an innovative healthcare firm and he is having lots of success, deciding between Ross and UCLA. You would add to the diversity of a class with a scientific background. If you have any extracurriculars tied to healthcare, of …

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The Community Currently Rates The Odds At: 97%

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  • 100% | 4 years ago

    You have a solid profile. I would imagine Goizueta should be your safe school. All the schools you have listed are within your reach. I wouldn't hesitate to apply to all with your scores and experience. Make sure you convince the adcom why you need an MBA and why that school.

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