The University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School has confirmed the essay questions that will form a part of the Fall 2016 MBA application. The prompts remain unchanged from the 2014-2015 admissions season.
What do you hope to gain both personally and professionally from the Wharton MBA? (500 words)
Please use the space below to highlight any additional information that you would like the Admissions Committee to know about your candidacy. (400 words)
All reapplicants to Wharton are required to complete this essay. Explain how you have reflected on the previous decision about your application, and discuss any updates to your candidacy (e.g., changes in your professional life, additional coursework, extracurricular/volunteer engagements). (250 words)
All applicants, including reapplicants, can also use this section to address any extenuating circumstances. (250 words)
For more information, please visit the Wharton MBA admissions website.