Southern Methodist University Cox School of Business

Avg. GMAT Score662GMAT Range590-730
Total Applicants606Acceptance Rate19
Class Size115Avg. Work Experience48
Applicant Deadlines2019-10-14|2019-12-02|2020-01-06|2020-02-24|Decision DatesRolling Admissions
Length of Program22 MonthsPlacement Information

SMU Cox MBA Application Essays 2019-2020:(For the class of 2020 – 2021)

Full-Time MBA Applicants (One-Year and Two-Year)

1. What are your post-MBA goals upon graduation? Please be as specific as possible, which might include desired roles, target companies, and/or industry. (250 word limit)

2. Business is an ever changing and evolving entity. Individual’s plans and interests can change as a result of industry downturns and/or emergence of new opportunities. Keeping an open mind while navigating your career is an essential component of success. Should the short-term goals you provided above not materialize, what alternative direction would you explore? (250 word limit)

3. Think of an event that has changed your perspective in the last three years. Describe how this event has impacted your personal or professional outlook. (250 word limit)