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Foreign students are welcome at U.S. schools, but may have to slog through tougher rules than their American counterparts. Foreign students who are interested in attending a U.S. business school can browse this section of the site to learn more about school options for foreign students and the business school application process.
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  2. Essays and Interviews (14)
  3. Free Business Courses (20)
  4. International Schools (12)
  5. Recommendation Letters (31)
  6. Taking the GMAT (29)
  7. Top Business Schools (31)
  8. U.S. Business Schools (61)

Are You an MBA Candidate?
Not everyone is suited for an MBA program. Find out what most MBAs have in common to determine if you're an MBA candidate.

MBA Programs - Guide to MBA Programs
MBA Programs - Guide to MBA Programs

50 Resources for MBA Applicants
Getting ready to apply to an MBA program? Check out this list of 50 resources for MBA applicants.

Tips for New MBA Students
Attending an MBA program for the first time can be stressful. Get tips on how to make the transition to MBA student and succeed during your first year of business school.

MBA Admissions Tips for International Students
Almost all MBA programs welcome international students. However, admissions can be competitive. Here are a few can't miss MBA admissions tips for international students.

IELTS - Format, Questions, and Scores
The IELTS is a common requirement for business school applicants who want to attend an English-speaking school but do not speak English as their first language. Learn more about the IELTS, including who accepts the test, the types of questions on the IELTS, and required IELTS scores.

PTE - Format, Questions, and Scores
The PTE may be part of the admission process if you want to attend an English-speaking school but do not speak English as your first language. Learn more about the PTE, get info on test content, and find out what kind of score you need to get into business school.

Taking the TOEFL
Taking the TOEFL is often a requirement if English is not your first language. Find out what the TOEFL is, how to register for the TOEFL, and how you can prepare for the test.

15 Free Resources for Learning Business English
Proper business English is important in the classroom, on the job, and while networking. Get 15 free online resources for learning business English.

15 Free Resources for TOEFL Test Takers
TOEFL prep doesn't have to be expensive. There are many free resources online that can help you study for the test. Here are 15 free TOEFL prep resources, including flashcards, vocabulary words, lessons, and practice tests.

Student Visa - Do I Need a Student Visa
A student visa may or may not be required. It all depends on how long you plan to study in the United States. Read on to find out if you need a student visa.

When Should I Apply for a Student Visa?
You may need to apply for a student visa if you plan to study in the United States. Getting a student visa can take time, so you don't want to wait too long. Find out when you should apply for a student visa here.

How Much Does It Cost to Earn an MBA Degree?
An MBA degree can be a valuable asset for any job seeker. But an MBA degree doesn't come cheap. Find out how much it costs to earn an MBA degree and get tips on how to finance your graduate education.

Student Visa Documents - Checklist of Student Visa Documents
This student visa document checklist is the perfect place to start if you're wondering what documents you need to apply for a student visa in the United States.

Who Needs a Study Permit in Canada?
Wondering if you need a study permit to attend a Canadian business school? The Canada Online Guide explains who needs a study permit in Canada and who doesn't.

Why Get an MBA?
An MBA degree is considered one of the most prestigious degrees in the business world. Of course, there are several advantages to holding an MBA beyond the prestige. Read on to learn why you should consider getting an MBA degree.

Should You Go Back to School?
The About.com Guide to Continuing Education offers a list of eight things you should consider before going back to school.

Should I Earn an Associate Degree?
Thinking about earning your associate degree? Check out this article, which lists reasons to get an associate degree and information about choosing an associate degree program.

Business School- What It Is and Why You Need It
Get the basics of business school here. Find out what it is, why you should attend, and what careers will be available to you after you get your business degree.

3 Reasons Why You Shouldn’t Go to Business School
Trying to decide whether or not business school is for you? Here are three reasons why business is a bad idea.

Reasons to Study Abroad
Study abroad can be an enriching experience for any business school students. Here are a few reasons why you should study abroad

Undergraduate School – Choosing a School
Choosing a school for undergraduate study can be difficult because there are many different factors to consider. Find out where you can get information that will help you decide which undergraduate school is right for you.

MBA Programs- Choosing an MBA Program
Nowadays, there are many different types of MBA programs. Find out more about full-time MBA programs, part-time MBA programs, two year-MBA programs, one-year MBA programs, Executive MBA programs, and online MBA programs.

Pros and Cons of Part-Time MBA Programs
Weighing the pros and cons of a part-time MBA program prior to making any final decisions is a good idea. Here are few of the most common pros and cons associated with part-time MBA programs.

Choosing a Business School
Not sure what to look for in a business school? Find out everything you need to know about choosing a business school here.

Best U.S. Business Schools
Although there are many great U.S. business schools to choose from, there are certain business schools that are considered to be among the best in the world. Here are the ten best business schools in the U.S.

How to Evaluate a Business School
Not sure which business schools are a good match for your career goals? Learn how to properly evaluate a business school.

Small Schools vs. Large Schools
The About.com Guide to College Admissions offers nine reasons why size matters when it comes to choosing between small schools and large universities.

Best 301 Business Schools
More than 19,000 MBA students speak out about their business schools in The Princeton Review’s Best 301 Business Schools. Get the full book review here.

America's Best Value Colleges
America's Best Value Colleges is the best guide I have seen for students who want to get a quality education at a fair price. Read the full book review here.

The Importance of Business School Rankings
Business school rankings can sometimes help applicants choose a school. Other times, they leave applicants wondering just how important business school rankings really are. Find out if business school rankings should influence your decision when choosing a school.

Distance Learning – What is Distance Learning?
Distance learning programs have come a long way. Read on to learn more about the different distance learning options available today.

Relocating – Calculating the Cost of Living
Thinking about relocation? Find out more about cost of living expenses and learn how much the cost of living is for your destination.

Where to Find Business School Internships Online
Looking for a business school internship? Here are 25 places to find business school internships online.

Tax Rules for Foreign Students
Foreign students who are in the U.S. temporarily are subject to special income tax rules. This page from the IRS supplies foreign students with all of the information they need to understand income tax rules.

What Every Job Seeker Needs to Know
How can job seekers give themselves an edge? What mistake should job seekers avoid? Should job seekers hold out for the perfect job? Roberta Chinsky Matuson of Human Resource Solutions answers these questions and more in this insightful interview.

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