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George Washington University


For Fall Entry

March 15 for students requiring an 1-20 for an F-1 student visa
June 1 for all other applicants 


Four essays are required, which must be typed and double-spaced.

1. Discuss your long-term and short-term professional objectives and how your past experiences have contributed to and 
    defined these objectives. Include in your statement why you want to pursue a graduate business degree at this point in
    time. You may also include your related qualifications, including collegiate, professional, and community activities, and
    any other substantial accomplishments not already mentioned in the application. You may explain any academic
    inconsistencies as part of this statement or as an addendum. (Limit to 500 words.)
2. As a manager, you are likely to work with a team in order to accomplish a particular task, and teamwork is the
    cornerstone of the Global M.B.A. program. Describe what your role would be within a group setting and describe the
    qualities and characteristics of your ideal teammates. (Limit to one page, 250 words.)
3. Describe your “perfect” post-M.B.A. job. (Limit to one page, 250 words.)


4. Discuss a person, event, or experience that has significantly shaped your life and explain why. (Limit to 500 words.)
Two letters of recommendation (at least one professional)


The GW School of Business

Office of Graduate Programs

2201 G Street NW

Duquès Hall Suite 550

Washington, D.C. 20052


Telephone: (202) 994-1212
Web site:

Electronic application: https://app.applyyourself.com/AYApplicantLogin/ApplicantConnectLogin.asp?id=GWUGRAD