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For Fall 2012 Entry

Round 3
Deadline: March 7, 2012
*Final application opportunity for those who wish to be considered for merit-based scholarship awards.

Round 4
Deadline: May 2, 2012
*Final regular deadline; after this deadline, applications will be accepted on a rolling basis only if space remains in the incoming class. 


ESSAYS
1.How did you come to the decision to pursue a graduate business degree? Are there specific skills you wish to develop
    or enhance? What are your post-graduate career goals? How will a graduate degree from the Cox School of Business
    help you in your professional development? (2 pages maximum; double spaced; minimum 10 point font)
 
2.Please describe a challenge faced in the workplace and the steps you took to resolve it. Would you make the same
    decision again? If not, what would you do differently? (2 pages maximum; double spaced; minimum 10 point font)
 
Candidates for the MA/MBA program must answer question 3B. All other candidates must answer question 3A. Please ensure you submit the question which applies to your program of interest.

3A. The Cox School of Business seeks students who desire to become leaders with purpose - those who will positively
      influence the global business community, whether in a small way or on a large scale. What have you done thus far in
      your career to make a difference? (2 pages maximum; double spaced; minimum 10 point font)

3B. How do you plan to make an impact on the arts/non-profit community and how specifically would your graduate
      education help you do so? (2 pages maximum; double spaced; minimum 10 point font)
 
4. SUPPLEMENTAL - If you answered yes to the questions related to academic/disciplinary issues or criminal history
    you MUST submit this essay. Otherwise, please only use this space to address essential issues not covered in the
    rest of your application package. (2 pages maximum; double spaced; minimum 10 point font)
 

RECOMMENDATIONS

Two letters of recommendation

 
OTHER INFORMATION

Address:

Cox Graduate Admissions
6212 Bishop Blvd.
125 Fincher Building
Dallas, TX 75205

 

Telephone: (214) 768-1214
Web site:
http://www.cox.smu.edu/web/full-time-mba/

Electronic application: https://app.applyyourself.com/?id=smu-mba