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Michigan / Ross Essay Topics 2012-2013

The essay topics for the 2012-2013 admissions season at Michigan / Ross have been announced!  This year’s questions are below:

1. Introduce yourself to your future Ross classmates in 100 words or less.

2. Describe your career goals. How will an MBA from Ross help you to achieve those goals? (300 word maximum)

3. Describe a time in your career when you were frustrated or disappointed. What advice would you give to a colleague who was dealing with a similar situation? (500 word maximum)

4. What are you most passionate about and why? How will this passion positively impact Ross (300 word maximum)

5. Optional question: Is there anything else you think the Admissions Committee should know about you to evaluate your candidacy? (500 word maximum)

Ross posted its 2012-2013 application deadlines earlier this summer.  For more information, visit the Ross admissions website.

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Posted in: Essay Topics

Schools: Michigan / Ross


  1. FYI, word limit you put for Ross 2012 career goal essay is 500 words not 300.

  2. this is confusing, information in the link you embedded and information you put here is different.
    I ‘d appreciate it if you let know the current one..

    • Ethan,

      Thanks for your comments. The information we’ve posted was taken directly from Ross’s admissions website. Check the links again because they should take you directly to a PDF with Ross’s essay topics that has been posted by Ross’s admissions office.

      Thanks again for reading the Clear Admit blog!



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