Tuck MBA Essays for 2020-2021

Tuck MBA essays

Is Dartmouth’s Tuck School of Business on your shortlist of target MBA programs? Then you’ll be excited to learn that the new Tuck MBA essays for the 2020-2021 admissions season are available!

This year, the Tuck admissions team has fine-tuned one of the four criteria the school uses to evaluate applicants. The criterion “Encouraging” replaces last year’s “Nice.” As admissions director Luke Anthony Peña explains, “We’ve evolved this criterion from ‘nice’ to better describe about how Tuck students conduct themselves.”

Tuck MBA Essays

  1. Tuck students can articulate how the distinctive Tuck MBA will advance their aspirations. Why are you pursuing an MBA and why Tuck? (300 words)
  2. Tuck students recognize how their individuality adds to the fabric of Tuck. Tell us who you are. (300 words)
  3. Tuck students invest generously in one another’s success even when it is not convenient or easy. Share an example of how you helped someone else succeed. (300 words)
  4. Optional: Please provide any additional insight or information that you have not addressed elsewhere (e.g., atypical choice of evaluators, factors affecting academic performance, unexplained job gaps or changes). Complete this question only if you feel your candidacy is not fully represented by this application. (300 words)
  5. To be completed by all reapplicants: How have you strengthened your candidacy since you last applied? Please reflect on how you have grown personally and professionally. (300 words)

Tuck’s 2020-21 MBA application will open soon.

For more information on applying for a Dartmouth MBA, please visit the Tuck School admissions site.  If you need guidance on your MBA applications or wish to discuss your MBA plans, reach out for a complimentary analysis of your candidacy. We’re here to help!

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