Tom Kania has had over ten years of experience helping over 1,000 people from all over the world gain admissions to graduate business school. His admissions experience began when he served on the Admissions Committee for the MBA program for the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. During that time, Tom Kania read over 4000 applications and participated on the admissions decisions for over 7500 candidates. Tom Kania has a very high success rate of getting candidates into premier business schools including Harvard Business School, Standford GSB, Wharton, Columbia, Chicago and many others. His rates of admissions are usually 4-5 times higher than the stated acceptance rates. His approach to graduate business school admissions comes from a personal marketing perspective where he strives to bring out the best that his clients can achieve. In addition to his admission expertise, Tom Kania is an expert in real estate finance and distressed assets portfolio management. He was recently chosen to be keynote speaker on distressed asset management at a World Bank conference in Ulaanbaarar, Mongolia and also serves as a consultant to many premier financial organizations including Citigroup, the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation, CB Richard Ellis and the International Finance Corporation. He speaks four languages fluently and holds an MBA from Wharton and a BA from Columbia University.
Craig is not only one of our most outstanding GMAT instructors, he is also a long-standing Manhattan Elite Prep consultant and our Elite Consultant for all of the top graduate school programs. He has lived in Paris and taught English to business executives. His experience comes from advising business owners and delivering top notch admissions seminars. In Austin he is currently the branch office manager for a translation company. He holds an MBA in International Marketing from the University of Nebraska at Omaha. With his in-depth understanding of the admissions process, Craig is more than qualified to assist you in getting you into your dream school.
Cabral, a 2003 Wharton MBA graduate himself, has successfully helped students gain admissions in Harvard, Wharton, Virginia, Stanford and various other MBA programs for more than 5 years. He began his admissions experience as a Graduate Assistant in the Wharton MBA Office of Admissions. As a member of the Wharton admissions committee, he reviewed applications, pre-screened potential admits, and served on admissions panels at recruiting events in various cities. In addition, Cabral was the Prospective Student Chairman for Wharton's African American MBA Association (AAMBAA) where he was responsible for essay review & mock interview services designed to increase admission rates and applications of minority students. He has worked with Manhattan Elite Prep since 2007 helping both international and domestic clients (resume review, essay review, MBA interview preparation, short-listing, information sessions, etc.) and received great feedback on his thorough comments and insightful guidance.
Dilpreet's resume boasts time spent at Morgan Stanley, HSBC, and Lehman Brothers-- to name a few-- all work experiences which, coupled with her high GMAT score, garnered her acceptance into top business programs such as Wharton, Booth, Insead, and LSE-- the latter of which she attended for her MBA. At LSE, she was highly involved with the Peer Review Program, bringing further insight to students who were already receiving top training as to how to make themselves look good on paper. Her patience, her commitment, and her highly personalized approach to each student set her apart from any other consultant. We are honored and excited to allow you the chance to work with Dilpreet.
Our admissions packages offer all-inclusive advice and guidance throughout the entire admissions process. Our Dedicated Packages are individually designed to encompass individual objectives and aspirations towards getting into the school that will best prepare you for a successful future. A typical Dedicated Pack consists of the following elements:
Our Elite packages give you the most complete, end-to-end, comprehensive admissions consulting packages on the market. Like our Dedicated Packages, Elite Packages are tailored to fit your individual needs and goals. In addition, the Elite Packages give you:
Below you will find a comparison chart detailing the features of our two comprehensive admissions consulting packages, the Dedicated Package and the Elite Package.
|Elite Package||Dedicated Package||HBS 2+2 Dedicated Package|
|Cost||1 School: $4000 - 2 Schools: $5000 - 3 Schools: $6000 - 4 Schools: $7000 - 5 Schools: $8000||1 School: $1900 - 2 Schools: $2800 - 3 Schools: $3700 - 4 Schools: $4600 - 5 Schools: $5500||$1900|
|Plan Application Roadmap||√||√||√|
|Scholarship & Loan App. Guidance||√||√||√|
|Acceptance & Preparation Strategy||√||√||√|
|Access to Consultant||7 days/week||Weekdays only||Weekdays only|
|Turnaround Time for Materials||2-4 Days||4-7 Days||4-7 Days|
|Online Recordings for Application Tips||√||-||-|
|Access to Interview Question Database||√||-||-|
|Access to Essays and Recommendations||√||-||-|
|Live Online Editing w/ Consultant||√||-||-|
|Single Essay||Mini-Pack||Basic Pack||Advanced Pack|
|Service||1 Essay, 800 Words or Less||Resume & Essay (800 Words or Less) or 2 Essays of 250 Words Each)||All Essays & Resume for 1 School||All Essays & Resume for 2 Schools|
|Grammar & Style Review||√||√||√||√|
|Advice on Theme & Content||√||√||√||√|
|Exchanges* Per Essay||3||3||3||3|
|Turnaround Time**||5-7 Days||5-7 Days||5-7 Days||5-7 Days|
|Cost for Additional School||-||-||$350||$350|
|Cost for additional 800 words in same essay||$50||$50||-||-|
*Three Exchanges include either phone calls, email exchanges or a combination; **3 day rush + $75; Weekend Rush +$100
|Mock interview||Case Interview||Waitlist Strategy||Rejection Analysis||Scholarship Review|
|Service||Interview Prep for MBA Admissions||Interview Prep for Consulting job Interviews||Increase chances of acceptance||Review rejected applications to identify problems and minimize weaknesses||Assess scholarship options and assist in application|
|Price||$150/hr||$150/hr||$550 per school||$550 per school||$350 per school|
|Students||MBA Applicants||Consulting Job Applicants||Waitlisted MBA Applicants||Rejected MBA Applicants||Scholarship Applicants|
|Included||Interview Prep and Analysis||Interview Prep and Analysis||Application Review and Guidance||Rejected Application Analysis||Scholarship Search and Assistance|
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Once you have decided to pursue an MBA, JD or other graduate degree, you have essentially completed the first step in the admissions process, and your motivation is a great precursor to success. But which schools? What are the next steps? How do you present yourself in such a way to truly demonstrate your strong drive and fit in your ideal school?
The admissions process overwhelms many applicants, especially busy, young business professionals with limited time in their schedules. Our individually-tailored guidance helps you successfully traverse the pitfalls of the application process. From your application essays to determining which school to attend, our admissions packages give you the expert advice and knowledge necessary to make the most educated decisions possible.
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