Please do not include your short-answer response in your essays upload; use the text boxes provided in the application. It gives you more opportunity to show those times when you’ve made a difference.
Think about times you’ve created a positive impact, whether in professional, extracurricular, academic, or other settings. For expert guidance with your Stanford GSB MBA application, check out Accepted’s MBA Application Packages, which include comprehensive guidance from an experienced admissions consultant.
Go deeper and be more distinctive in your writing so that you really tie your goals to different facets of Stanford’s MBA program.
Length Both essays combined may not exceed 1,150 words.
Implication: You have to know your values and those times you have acted upon them.
Yes I wrote that a few seconds ago, but it bears repeating. Everest or suffering from terrible social ills is not a requirement of admission, but you do have to know the person occupying your skin.
Two pieces of information are required to answer this question well: A clear MBA goal and an in-depth understanding of Stanford GSB’s curriculum.
(Folks: It’s not just the ranking, brand, or location.)This question is a variation of a standard MBA goals question.
They are not easy questions, but they are thoughtful, probing ones.
Essays help us learn about who you are rather than solely what you have done. Think carefully about your values, passions, aims, and dreams.