Georgetown University: McDonough


Admissions Deadlines 2012-2013

* Students wishing to be considered for merit-based scholarships should apply no later than Round 2.

* International students are strongly encouraged to apply by Round 2 in order to have sufficient time to secure a student visa.


Essays should be double-spaced using a 12-point font.

Essay One: (answer both part A and part B)

Part A: What is your short-term goal following graduation from the Georgetown McDonough Full-time MBA Program? What skills are you seeking to develop or improve upon in order to reach your goals? (500 words or fewer)

Part B: What is your long-term career goal? (100 words or fewer)

Essay Two: (answer either option A or option B)

Option A: Describe a global business challenge and its relevance to your post-MBA career. (750 words or fewer)

Option B: Describe yourself both personally and professionally and how you will contribute to the Georgetown McDonough community. (750 words or fewer)

Essay Three: What do you want to attend the Georgetown McDonough Full-time MBA Program? Tell us in tweet format*. (140 characters or fewer)*

Optional Essay One: If you are not currently employed full-time, use this essay to provide information about your current activities. (250 words or fewer)

Optional Essay Two: Please provide any information you would like to add to your application that you have not otherwise included. (500 words or fewer)

Re-applicant Essay (required only for re-applicants)

How have you strengthened your candidacy since your last application? We are particularly interested in hearing about how you have grown professionally and personally. (500 words or fewer)


We welcome applicants with a passion for Georgetown and offer an abridged application process for re-applicants who applied in th