Following last February’s announcement of the inaugural Knight-Hennessy Scholars program cohort, the program, which is the largest fully-endowed graduate studies program in the world, announced two additional Scholars earlier this year. This brings the total count from 49 to 51.
Application numbers decreased this year for most of the top business schools in the country, including Stanford’s Graduate School of Business (GSB), which saw its application volume decrease by 8.13 percent during the most recent application cycle.
Four of the eight buildings in the rising Knight Management Center, new home to the Graduate School of Business (GSB), opened this month and nearly 150 staff members have moved in. The remainder of the facility is scheduled to open in March.
Admission trends show that more than 300 business schools, including the top M.B.A. program schools, are following Stanford’s lead in giving applicants the option of taking the GRE in place of the GMAT, according to a recent piece in U.S. News & World Report…