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HBS Admissions FAQ Highlights

If you haven’t visited the FAQ pages of your target schools, I highly recommend it. Among a lot of standard information similar across schools, there are often school-specific policies and procedures that may impact your application strategy. These include whether or not applying in earlier rounds is advantageous (UCLA – yes, Kellogg – no difference between round 1 and 2); ... Read More »

Rochester Simon Deadlines, Essays & Analysis (Class of 2012, Starting Fall 2010)

DEADLINES *Applicants who are not U.S. citizens or permanent residents must apply no later than March 15, 2010 to be considered for July or September Admission. ESSAYS Describe your post-M.B.A. or post-M.S. career plans. How does your past education and experience support your career objectives? What aspects of the Simon School program make it a good choice for your graduate ... Read More »

Vanderbilt Owen Deadlines & Essays (Class of 2012, Starting Fall 2010)

DEADLINES ESSAYS You may submit the two required essays with your online application. In the first of the two essays you should explain your short-term (post-mba) and long-term career plans as specifically as possible. When combined with a Vanderbilt graduate degree, how will your previous experiences and personal attributes enable you to pursue these goals successfully? In your second essay ... Read More »

Washington Olin Deadlines (Class of 2012, Starting Fall 2010)


Cambridge Judge Deadlines & Essays (Class of 2011, Starting Fall 2010)

DEADLINES ESSAYS The following are the main essay questions on the Cambridge MBA application: Describe yourself. What are your strengths and how do you utilise them? What attributes would you like to improve upon and why? (up to 400 words) Describe the worst team experience you have ever had. What did you do? (up to 400 words) Either: In which ... Read More »