Why Can’t M.B.A. Students Write?

Corporate hiring managers are increasingly complaining that M.B.A. grads have terrible writing skills, and more b-schools are trying to address the problem.

Hybrid M.B.A.s Offer Flexible Option

M.B.A. programs that mix online instruction with limited on-campus time are becoming a popular option for prospective business school students who want to attend brand-name schools without giving up their jobs or relocating.

The Alternative M.B.A.: One-Year Master’s Degrees

Alternatives to the M.B.A.can be shorter, more focused and offer an increasingly attractive option to a two-year general business degree.

Getting Back to School

Business-school applicants have to juggle their real-world work with GMAT-taking, applications and dozens of essays. Here’s how to handle M.B.A. application season.