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Applying to US Graduate School Featuring Our Guest Georgetown University

Tahseen Consulting

Thursday, October 31, 2013 from 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM (GST)

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Applying to US Graduate School With Georgetown University
Join Tahseen Consulting and our special guest Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business for a free, live 60 minute webinar in which we will demystify the inner-workings of the graduate admissions process and offer insights on applying for US MBA programs.
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Thursday, October 31st
15:00 – 16:00 UAE, 14:00 – 15:00 KSA, Kuwait, Qatar, 12:00 - 13:00 GMT

You have decided to apply to graduate school in the US…

Now what?

For Arab students, navigating the US graduate school admissions process can be an anxious time. Competition amongst international students for US graduate admissions has also reached an all-time high. This means that the pressure to submit a compelling application is more important than ever.

 

Join Tahseen Consulting and our special guest Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business for a free, live 60 minute webinar in which we will demystify the inner-workings of the graduate admissions process and offer insights on applying for US MBA programs.

What You Will Learn

 Dr. Alex Castilla, Senior Education Consultant, Tahseen Consulting will discuss

  • The personal and career benefits of a graduate degree
  • How to select the right institutions to apply to
  • What admissions officers look for in applications
  • Techniques to improve your chances of admission

Shari Hubert, Associate Dean of MBA Admissions, Georgetown University McDonough School of Business will discuss

  • What you need to know before applying to Georgetown
  • What the admissions team looks for in a candidate
  • What separates the McDonough School of Business from other top MBA programs

 Attendees will have the chance to present questions and have them answered by the panel.

Invited Audience

  • Students seeking entrance to US graduate institutions
  • Parents who want to support their child during the stressful process of university admissions
  • Scholarship providers that want to increase their yield at more selective programs
  • Companies which fund their employees to receive graduate education
  • University professors and career counselors who want to understand the process better
  • Policymakers and members of government institutions involved in education

Meet the Presenters

 

Dr. Alex Castilla, Senior Education Consultant, Tahseen Consulting

Dr. Castilla is a leading university admissions counselor. He assisted over 100 students to gain admissions to selective colleges in the US and around the world. With his assistance, students have received over $1 million in merit based scholarships. Castilla has fifteen years of experience in education as a teacher, college counselor, published writer, and professor and holds a Ph.D. in International Education from Columbia University. He is a member of the National Association for College Admission Counseling.

   

Shari Hubert, Associate Dean of MBA Admissions, Georgetown University McDonough School of Business

Hubert joins Georgetown McDonough with significant experience in the public and private sectors. Most recently, Hubert worked in the federal government with the U.S. Peace Corps as the Director of Recruitment within the Office of Volunteer Recruitment and Selection. She has held a number of senior recruitment and HR positions at Fortune 500 companies, including Citigroup and General Electric, after receiving her MBA from Harvard Business.

About Our Guest

Georgetown University McDonough School of Business: Founded in 1957, Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business is a world renowned institution respected for its academic rigor and international focus. Situated at the hub of global business and political power in Washington, D.C., Georgetown’s McDonough School of Business integrates traditional business coursework with an understanding of the political and social realities that shape global markets. For more information, visit http://msb.georgetown.edu.

Have questions about Applying to US Graduate School Featuring Our Guest Georgetown University? Contact Tahseen Consulting

When

Thursday, October 31, 2013 from 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM (GST)


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Organizer

Tahseen Consulting

Tahseen Consulting is a specialized advisor on strategic and organizational issues focusing on governments, social sector institutions, and corporations in the Arab World. Applying substantive industry knowledge, evidence-based insights, and analytical rigor, we work alongside our clients to help optimize strategic decision-making, solve organizational challenges, and appraise the impact of strategic initiatives.

Find out more about us by visiting www.tahseen.ae

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