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CMU Tepper Essay MBA Questions 2019-2020

The admissions committee at Carnegie Mellon University has released the 2019-2020 Tepper MBA essays.

2019-2020 CMU Tepper Essay Questions

Required Essay

At Carnegie Mellon University’s Tepper School, we love to tell our story. Below is your chance to tell yours. Please select only ONE of the options below to complete the essay requirement (maximum 300–350 words).

  • Option #1: Carnegie Mellon University is an institution that never stops looking and moving ahead, pioneering the next way forward with technology, business and research to answer questions big and small. Personally or professionally, in what way have you been a pioneer?
  • Option #2: Amidst the ambiguous and unchartered nature of change, Carnegie Mellon University students and alumni rise above to envision and create. Discuss how you have anticipated change in your professional life. In what ways did you effectively collaborate to create your desired outcome?
  • Option #3: At Carnegie Mellon University, our difference is what we imagine for the world and how we answer its challenges. What impact have you had on the world around you?

Optional Essay

There also is an optional essay for additional information about your candidacy that you may wish to share with the admissions committee.

Use this essay to convey important information that you may not have otherwise been able to convey. This may include unexplained resume gaps, context for recommender selection, etc.

If you are a re-applicant, explain how your candidacy has strengthened since your last application.

Essay Topic Analysis

Access our detailed analysis of the CMU Tepper MBA Admissions essays. Please note, the content is generally updated with these new essays within a couple of weeks of the essay release.

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Schools: Carnegie Mellon / Tepper

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