We thank a conscientious reader of our blog for alerting us to the fact that Kellogg has released its essays questions for the 2008-2009 admissions season. Our essay analysis will follow in the next few days:
All applicants are required to answer questions 1, 2 and 3 in addition to 2 of the essays in question 4.
For questions 1-3, please limit responses to 2 pages.
1: Briefly assess your career progress to date. Elaborate on your future career plans and your motivation for pursuing a graduate degree at Kellogg.
2: Describe how your background, values, academics, activities and/or leadership skills will enhance the experience of other Kellogg students.
3: Describe your key leadership experiences and evaluate what leadership areas you hope to develop through your MBA experience.
Choose two of the following three essays…
4. Applicants must answer 2 of the below essays. (Re-applicants must answer question 4D and 1 other essay). Please keep responses to two paragraphs.
4A – Describe a time when you had to motivate a reluctant individual or group.
4B – I wish the Admissions Committee had asked me…..
4C – What do others admire about you?
4D – For re-applicants only:
Since your previous application, what are the steps you’ve taken to strengthen your candidacy?