Columbia University
Average GMAT Score 724 GMAT Range 530-790
Total Applicants 6188 Acceptance Rate 15
Class Size 776 Average Work Experience 60 Months
Applicant Deadlines R1: 04-Oct-2019
R2: 03-Jan-2020
R3: 10-Apr-2020
Decision Dates Rolling admissions
Length of Program 21 Months Placement Information

Columbia University MBA Application Essays for the Class of 2021:

What is your immediate post-MBA professional goal? (50 characters maximum)

Essay 1: 

Through your resume and recommendations, we have a clear sense of your professional path to date. What are your career goals over the next 3-5 years and what, in your imagination, would be your long-term dream job? (500 words)

Essay 2: 

Why do you feel Columbia Business School is a good fit for you? (250 words)

Essay 3: 

Who is a leader you admire, and why? (250 words)

Optional Essay:

Is there any further information that you wish to provide the Admissions Committee? If so, use this space to provide an explanation of any areas of concern in your academic record or your personal history. This does not need to be a formal essay. You may submit bullet points. (Maximum 500 Words)