Michigan Ross announced its 2008-09 deadlines and essay questions today. Tips to follow.
Round I: Oct. 10, 2008
Round II: Jan. 2, 2009
Round III: Mar. 1, 2009
- Briefly describe your short-term and long-term career goals. Why is an MBA the best choice at this point in your career? What and/or who influenced your decision to apply to Ross? (500 word max)
- Describe your most significant professional accomplishment. Elaborate on the leadership skills you displayed, the actions you took and the impact you had on your organization.( 500 word max)
- If you were not pursuing the career goals you described in Question 1, what profession would you pursue instead? (For example, teacher, musician athlete, architect, etc.) How will this alternate interest contribute to your effectiveness in solving multidisciplinary problems? (300 word max).
- Describe your experience during a challenging time in your life. Explain how you grew personally, either despite this challenge or because of it.
Optional Question: Is there anything else you think the Admissions Committee should know about you to evaluate your candidacy?