Karen Schweitzer

Business Education Expert


  • Business school admissions consultant since 2005 
  • Expertise featured in BusinessWeek and Your MBA Game Plan


Karen Schweitzer is a business school admissions consultant and education writer. She has covered the business school application process for ThoughtCo (formerly About Education) since 2005). 

In addition to her work for ThoughtCo, Karen is a senior editor and curriculum developer for Study.com. Her expertise has been featured in BusinessWeek and Your MBA Game Plan. Prior to becoming a business school adviser, Karen had a career in advertising consultancy.


ThoughtCo and Dotdash

ThoughtCo is a premier reference site focusing on expert-created education content. We are one of the top-10 information sites in the world as rated by comScore, a leading Internet measurement company. Every month, more than 13 million readers seek answers to their questions on ThoughtCo.

For more than 20 years, Dotdash brands have been helping people find answers, solve problems, and get inspired. We are one of the top-20 largest content publishers on the Internet according to comScore, and reach more than 30% of the U.S. population monthly. Our brands collectively have won more than 20 industry awards in the last year alone, and recently Dotdash was named Publisher of the Year by Digiday, a leading industry publication.

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