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Haas School of Business – University of California, Berkeley

Haas School of Business

Haas School of Business is one of 14 schools and colleges at the University of California, Berkeley and is located on the eastern side of Berkeley’s campus. In addition to its full-time MBA program, Haas offers part-time and Executive MBA programs. Haas’s MBA curriculum is centered on Berkeley Innovative Leader Development, an approach to business education that emphasizes experiential learning and problem-solving in order to help students become innovative leaders. Haas also helps students shape their education by offering students the chance to design courses in conjunction with a faculty member. This is just the introduction!  Learn more about Haas in the FREE Clear Admit School Snapshot, available for immediate download in the Clear Admit Shop.

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Current State


Round 2 applicants learned of final admissions decisions on March 26, 2014. The Round 3 deadline passed on March 12, 2014, marking the end of Haas’ 2013-2014 application season. A handful of applicants have received interview invitations or indications of placement on the waitlist, and they will receive final admissions decisions on May 15, 2014.

Basic Stats

Class Size240
% Female33%

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Berkeley / Haas MBA Admissions Interview Questions: Round 1 / Alumnus / Off-Campus

We met in a quiet coffee shop close to his work. It was an alumnus who had graduated in the mid-2000s. He had my resume in hand, and after some...

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My interview was very conversational and friendly. I didn’t stumble and remained positive and enthusiastic throughout. The questions were: 1)...

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Berkeley / Haas MBA Admissions Interview Questions: Round 1 / Alumnus / Off-Campus

The alumnus was very flexible in finding a time that was convenient for both of us. We met at his office. After brief introductions and small talk,...

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Berkeley / Haas MBA Admissions Interview Questions: Round 3 / Second-Year student / On-Campus

I was greeted by a 2nd year student to conduct my on-campus interview. The interview was blind, but the interviewer did have a copy of my resume...

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