USC Marshall Application Essays for 2023-2024
Are you targeting the USC Marshall School of Business this year? The application for the full-time MBA program is now live, and the deadlines are here. Meanwhile, the USC Marshall application essays remain unchanged for the 2023-2024 admissions season.
Essay #1 (Required)
What is your specific, immediate short-term career goal upon completion of your MBA? Please include an intended position, function, and industry in your response. (word limit: 100)
Essay #2 (Required)
Please draft a letter that begins with “Dear Admissions Committee” (word limit: 600)
This letter is meant to be your personal statement that provides the Admissions Committee with an understanding of your candidacy for Marshall beyond what is evident in other parts of your application. This essay is purposely open-ended. You are free to express yourself in whatever way you see fit. Our goal is to have an appreciation for and an understanding of each candidate in ways that are not captured by test scores, grades, and resumes.
Essay #3 (Optional)
Please provide any additional information you would like the admissions committee to consider. (word limit: 250)
For more information on applying, please visit the USC Marshall admissions site. If you need guidance on your USC Marshall application essays, or wish to discuss your MBA plans, reach out for a complimentary analysis of your candidacy. We’re here to help!