Kellogg published its 2012 essay questions and deadlines:
Kellogg 2012 Application Essay Questions – 2Y, 1Y & MMM questions
a) MBA Program applicants – Briefly assess your career progress to date. Elaborate on your future career plans and your motivation for pursuing an MBA. (600 word limit)
b) MMM Program applicants – Briefly assess your career progress to date. How do the unique characteristics of the MMM Program meet your educational needs and career goals? (600 word limit).
Describe your key leadership experiences and evaluate what leadership areas you hope to develop through your MBA experiences (600 word limit).
Assume you are evaluating your application from the perspective of a student member of the Kellogg Admissions Committee. Why would you and your peers select you for admission, and what impact would you make as a member of the Kellogg community? (600 word limit).
Complete one of the following three questions or statements. (400 word limit)
Re-applicants have the option to answer a question from this grouping, but this is not required.
a) Describe a time you had to inspire a reluctant individual or group.
b) People may be surprised to learn that I…
c) The riskiest personal or professional decision I ever made was…
Required essay for re-applicants only – Since your previous application, what steps have you taken to strengthen your candidacy? (400 word limit)
Round 1 – October 18, 2011
Round 2 – January 10, 2012
Round 3 – April 5, 2012
Put Me in Business (applying in less than a year)
Put Me in Business (applying in more than a year)
MBA Essay Examples