Maryland Smith MBA Essays
Application essays allow the admissions committee to get to know you better both professionally and personally. Additionally, the essays are used to assess writing skills, which are critical in the graduate business degree program. The Admissions Committee looks for essays that clearly and concisely answer each question.
Smith Maryland Required Essay 1. What are your specific post-MBA short-term and long-term goals? Why Smith? Why an MBA? Why now? (500 words)
Smith Maryland Optional Essay. Please use this essay to provide the admissions committee with additional information that will assist us in evaluating your candidacy (for example, an explanation for gaps in employment history or an undergraduate grade point average that is less than 3.0). If you are a reapplicant, you can also use this essay to highlight changes in your application from last year.
Maryland Smith Application Deadlines 2014 – 2015
Round 1 (01 Nov 2014), Round 2 (15 Dec 2014), Round 3* (15 Jan 2015), Round 4 (1 Mar 2015)* Priority deadline to be considered for all financial awards.