Northwestern University’s Kellogg MBA essays are now available for business school applicants aiming to head to Evanston for their studies in 2016.
Northwestern MBA hopefuls will respond to two required questions totaling 900 words. There is also a required essay for re-applicants, as well a an optional essay without a word limit.
The Kellogg MBA essay topics for 2015-2016 are:
Essay 1: Leadership and teamwork are integral parts of the Kellogg experience. Describe a recent and meaningful time you were a leader. What challenges did you face, and what did you learn? (450 words)
Essay 2: Pursuing an MBA is a catalyst for personal and professional growth. How have you grown in the past? How do you intend to grow at Kellogg? (450 words)
Re-applicant Essay: Since your previous application, what steps have you taken to strengthen your candidacy? (250 word limit)
Additional Information: If needed, use this section to briefly describe any extenuating circumstances (e.g. unexplained gaps in work experience, choice of recommenders, inconsistent or questionable academic performance, etc.) (no word count)