Fordham University


For Fall 2012 Entry (Part-Time & Full-Time)

Round 1

Deadline: March 1, 2012

Round 2

Deadline: June 1, 2012

For Spring 2013 Entry (Part-Time & Full-Time)

Deadline: November 1, 2012

For Summer 2013 Entry (Part-Time Only)

Deadline: March 1, 2012

*International students who may require an F-1 visa are required to apply one month prior to the above deadlines.

*While applications are reviewed on a rolling basis, please note that all applications received through March 1, 2012 for all Fall trimester degree-granting programs will be given priority consideration for Fordham GBA scholarships.

*Official GMAT &/or GRE scores must be received by the Office of Admissions two weeks prior to all deadlines.


1. Describe your professional progress to this point as well as your short-term and long-term career goals. How do you

expect Fordham Business to benefit your future career needs? (750-1000 words)

2. Describe your greatest achievement to date. What effect has this achievement had on others? (500-750 words)

3. Answer one of the three following questions: (500-750 words)

    • Referring to personal and/ or professional influences, provide your definition of leadership.

    • Describe a personal or professional situation in which you faced a moral or ethical dilemma. How did you resolve this situation?

    • What question do you wish the Admission Committee would have asked? What would have been your response?

4. Global Professional MBA ONLY: You have been given a promotion that will place you in another part of the world.

Choose the part of the world where you will be relocated and the industry in which you work. Then, describe the

challenges you will face and how the Global Professional M.B.A. will prepare you for this experience?

5. Optional: What additional information do you feel the admissions committee should have when reviewing your

application? (250 - 500 words)


Two letters of recommendation



Admissions Office

Fordham Graduate School of Business

33 West 60th Street, 4th Floor

New York, NY 10023

Telephone: (212) 636-6200

Electronic application: