Kellogg MBA Essays
Kellogg Northwestern Essay 1. What’s the greatest obstacle you have overcome (personally or professionally)? How has overcoming this obstacle prepared you to achieve success now and in the future?(350 word limit)
Kellogg Northwestern Essay 2. What have been your most significant leadership experiences? What challenges did you face, and what impact did you have? This is your opportunity to explain how you Think Bravely. (500 word limit)
Kellogg Northwestern Essay 3.
Part 1: What career/role are you looking to pursue and why? (250 word limit)
Part 2: Why are Kellogg and the MBA essential to achieving these career goals? (250 word limit) (Please answer Part 2 in terms of your program choice: One-Year, Two-Year, MMM, JD-MBA).
Kellogg Northwestern Reapplicant Essay: Since your previous application, what are the steps you have taken to strengthen your candidacy? (400 word limit) Please note: re-applicants are required to answer this question in addition to #1-3.
Kellogg Northwestern Optional Essay: If needed, briefly describe any extenuating circumstances (e.g. unexplained gaps in work experience, choice of recommenders, inconsistent or questionable academic performance, etc.) (No word limit)
Kellogg Application Deadlines 2013 – 2014
Round 1 (16 Oct 2013), Round 2 (7 Jan 2014), Round 3 (2 Apr 2014)
Deadlines for submitting data form, resume, interview request and application fee payment are earlier