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UNC Kenan-Flagler MBA Essay Questions 2018-2019

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Following up on the announcement of its 2018-2019 deadlines, the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill has revealed the Kenan-Flagler MBA essay questions for the coming admissions season.

2018-2019 UNC Kenan-Flagler Essay Questions

Essay One (Required)

Please respond to the questions below that will assist us in learning more about you (500 words):

  • Tell us what your immediate career goals are and how you will benefit personally and professionally from earning an MBA at Kenan-Flagler Business School.
  • As the business world continues to evolve, circumstances can change and guide you in a different direction. Should your goals that you provided above not transpire, what other opportunities would you explore?

Essay Two (Required)

The UNC Kenan-Flagler community lives by its core values: excellence, leadership, integrity, community and teamwork (250 words).

  • Pick a core value that resonates most deeply with you.
  • Identify the most challenging situation that you have encountered and how you responded while upholding that core value.

Essay Three (Optional)

Is there any additional information not presented elsewhere in your application that you would like the admissions committee to consider? Optional areas to address include (300 words):

  • If you have not had coursework in the core business subjects (calculus, microeconomics, statistics, financial accounting), how will you prepare yourself?
  • Inconsistent academics, gaps in work, or low standardized test scores
  • Choice of recommenders

For more information, applicants can visit the UNC Kenan-Flagler MBA admissions website. And now that the essays are out, get a jump start on your research with the FREE Clear Admit Kenan-Flagler School Snapshot!

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