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Yale School of Management

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The Yale School of Management (SOM) is located near the center of Yale University’s campus in New Haven, Connecticut. One of the smaller leading MBA programs in terms of class size, hallmarks of Yale SOM include its close-knit student body and its multidisciplinary approach to business education. In addition, students at the school benefit from a high degree of integration with Yale University as a whole and have the ability to take elective courses across the university. Yale SOM’s MBA program is known for its high placement of graduates into jobs in the nonprofit sector and its finance focus. This is just the introduction!  Learn more about Yale SOM in the FREE Clear Admit School Snapshot, available for immediate download in the Clear Admit Shop.

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Yales’ admissions committee released final admissions decisions for Round 3 on May 22, 2014. Meanwhile, the Round 1 deadline for the Class of 2017 is slated for September 18, 2014.

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Interview Reports


Yale SOM MBA Admissions Interview Questions: R1 / Adcom / On-campus

My interviewer told me that the following questions were from a script he was supposed to follow: 1) How did you find and join your current...


Yale SOM MBA Admissions Interview Questions: R1 / Video Interview

For my Yale SOM video interview, I was asked the following questions - What accomplishment are you most proud of? Difficult professional decision...


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Yale SOM MBA Admissions Interview Questions: Round 3 / Video interview

Last week, I did the video interview. Here are the questions as I remember them: What would your colleagues and friends say are your strengths and...


Yale SOM MBA Admissions Interview Questions: Round 3 / Video interview

Hi, I took the Round 3 video interview. 1. What contribution did you provide for your company? 2. If you have a struggle with classmates, how will...