Johnson Graduate School of Management, Cornell University
Cornell Johnson Essay 1. Who You Are: You are the author for the book of Your Life Story. In 300 words or less please write the table of contents for the book. Note: approach this essay with your unique style. We value creativity and authenticity. (300 word maximum)
Cornell Johnson Essay 2. Who you turn out to be: Please answer the following three questions in abbreviated format. (Keep each answer in 150 words or less)
a. When did you decide that business school was the next step for you? (Was this an epiphany or an evolutionary process? What was the catalyst that caused you to consider this next step?)
b. Johnson values people that make things happen for themselves. Give an example of how you have initiated this for yourself.
c. Please describe your immediate post MBA career goals.
Cornell Johnson Optional Essay. Complete this essay if there is other information you would like to add regarding your candidacy. For instance, if you believe one (or more) aspect of your application (e.g., undergraduate GPA or test scores) does not accurately reflect your potential for success at the Johnson School. (400 words)
Cornell Johnson Reapplicant Essay. How did you strengthen your application since you last applied to the Johnson School? (400 words)