Cornell / JohnsonBelow are MBA admissions interview questions and experiences submitted by Johnson MBA applicants. If you interviewed at Johnson, we encourage you to submit a report detailing your experience!
Interview Questions & Reports
I interviewed mid-January with an adcom member for the 2Y MBA program. The interview was conversational and not at all a stress interview and lasted for ~30 minutes. The interviewer had read my resume and not essays or other aspects of my application (a semi-blind interview). Below were the questions... Read more »
1. Why are you pursuing an MBA now? 2. Tell me about your experience working in a multicultural environment. What did you learn? 3. Tell me about a professional experience, where you failed, how did you manage the failure? 4. What is your leadership style? Give an example where you... Read more »
Interview questions from admissions on Skype: 1. Tell me about yourself 2. What will you contribute to Johnson? 3. What is your leadership style? 4. What are important attributes of a leader? 5. Before I confer with the committee, what would you like for me to tell them? 6. Do... Read more »
Before starting, the interviewer mentioned that: – The interview would take 30-45 minutes – He had my resume and some notes from my application – It was going to be a two-way conversation The interview was as they said. Questions included: 1. Walk me through your resume. 2. Career goals?... Read more »