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Ross School of Business – University of Michigan

Ross School of Business

The Stephen M. Ross School of Business at the University of Michigan is located in the town of Ann Arbor and is part of the university’s undergraduate and graduate student body of over 42,000. In addition to its full-time MBA program, Ross also offers a Part-Time MBA, an Executive MBA and a Global MBA. Ross is well regarded for its action-based learning approach—as evidenced by MAP, the consulting project that all first-year students must complete—as well as its extensive university resources and career placement across a broad range of industries.

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Current State

04/9/2014

All Round 2 applicants  received final admissions decisions on March 14, 2014, though Round 2 applicants may be invited to interview in Round 3 upon further review. The final opportunity to apply for the Class of 2016 passed on March 3, 2014, and according to reports, applicants have begun receiving interview invites.

Basic Stats

MEAN GMAT703
MEAN GPA3.4
CLASS SIZE502
% FEMALE30%

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Ross School of Business Issues Round 2 Interview Invites

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Interview Reports

02/27/2014

Ross MBA Admissions Interview Questions: Round 2 / 2nd Year Student / On-Campus

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02/04/2014

Ross MBA Admissions Interview Questions: Round 2 / Second-year Student / Skype

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01/30/2014

Ross MBA Admissions Interview Questions: Round 2 / Second-Year Student / Skype

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01/30/2014

Ross MBA Admissions Interview Questions: Round 1 / Second-year / On-Campus

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Ross MBA Admissions Interview Questions: Round 1 / Alumnus / Off-campus

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