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Business School Essays That Made a Difference, 5th Edition / Edition 5
     

Business School Essays That Made a Difference, 5th Edition / Edition 5

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ISBN-10: 0307945235

ISBN-13: 2900307945234

Pub. Date: 12/11/2012

Publisher: Random House Children's Books

Stand out from the b-school admissions crowd by acing your application essays!

To gain admission to the top business schools, you need more than just high test scores and a strong GPA—you need to crush your essays. Business School Essays That Made a Difference, 5th Edition gives you resources to help do just that, including:

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Overview

Stand out from the b-school admissions crowd by acing your application essays!

To gain admission to the top business schools, you need more than just high test scores and a strong GPA—you need to crush your essays. Business School Essays That Made a Difference, 5th Edition gives you resources to help do just that, including:

· Real essays written by MBA hopefuls, with commentary from the admissions experts
· An overview of b-school admissions and the role of essays in your application
· Insider advice: Interviews with admissions pros at Babson, Columbia, Fordham, Notre Dame, Penn State, Tulane, University of Miami, University of Missouri, University of San Diego, University of Washington, University of Wisconsin, Washington University in St. Louis, and William & Mary

Business School Essays That Made a Difference, 5th Edition includes essays submitted to the following schools:

Babson College, Olin Graduate School of Business
Case Western Reserve University, Weatherhead School of Management
Claremont Graduate University, The Peter F. Drucker Graduate School of Management
Dartmouth College, Tuck School of Business
Emory University, Gozueta Business School
Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Sloan School of Management
Rutgers—The State University of New Jersey, Rutgers Business School
Tulane University, A. B. Freeman School of Business
University of Chicago, Booth School of Business
University of Iowa, Henry B. Tippie School of Management
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Kenan-Flagler Business School
University of Rochester, William E. Simon Graduate School of Business Administration
University of Texas, McCombs School of Business
University of Virginia, Darden School of Business

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2900307945234
Publisher:
Random House Children's Books
Publication date:
12/11/2012
Series:
Graduate School Admissions Guides Series
Pages:
304

Table of Contents

Introduction ix

Chapter 1 Business School Admissions: A Brief Overview 1

Chapter 2 The Importance of the Essay 9

Chapter 3 How to Craft Your Essays 13

Chapter 4 Case Studies 19

Chapter 5 Common Essay Questions (and What They're Really Asking) 31

Chapter 6 The (Optional) Personal Statement: How, If, and When to Use It 43

Chapter 7 In Case You Slept Through English Class 51

Chapter 8 Straight from the Mouths of Experts: Interviews with Students 73

Chapter 9 Straight from the Mouths of Experts: Interviews with Admissions Officers 81

Chapter 10 The Essays 119

Babson College, Olin Graduate School of Business 121

Case Western Reserve University, Weatherhead School of Management 131

Claremont Graduate University, The Peter F. Drucker Graduate School of Management 137

Dartmouth College, Tuck School of Business 147

Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Sloan School of Management 167

Rutgers-The State University of New Jersey, Rutgers Business School 173

Tulane University, A. B. Freeman School of Business 183

The University of Chicago, Graduate School of Business 193

University of Iowa, Henry B. Tippie School of Management 201

University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business 207

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Kenan-Flagler Business School 213

University of Rochester, William E. Simon Graduate School of Business Administration 229

The University of Texas at Austin, McCombs School of Business 233

Chapter 11 Essays from the Student Side 241

About the Author 293

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