UCLA - Anderson School of Management

Essay Questions for 2018-2019 / Class of 2021

Below are the application deadlines and essay questions for The Anderson School of Management MBA Program: 

Round 1 Deadline: December 1, 2018
Round 2 Deadline: February 1, 2019
Round 3 Deadline: May 1, 2019

ESSAYS:

First-Time Applicants (Essay Question):

Describe your short-term and long-term career goals. How can the UCLA Anderson experience add value to your professional development? (500 words maximum)

Short Answer Question:
What are you passionate about and why? (300 words maximum)

Reapplicants

(For applicants who applied for the MBA program in the previous two years)

Reapplicant Question:

Please describe your career progress since you last applied and how you have enhanced your candidacy. Include updates on short-term and long-term career goals, as well as your continued interest in UCLA Anderson. (750 words maximum)

Optional Question:

Are there any extenuating circumstances in your profile about which the Admissions Committee should be aware? Please use your best judgment. (250 words maximum)

No preference is given in the evaluation process to applicants who submit a response to the optional question.


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