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Calling all Yale SOM MBA Applicants: 2020 Intake (Class of 2022)!

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Welcome all Yale class of 2022 hopefuls. Let's use this platform to know each-other, exchange ideas, discuss app strategies, and some profile discussions may be? Give a shout out!

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Yale SOM MBA Deadlines


RoundApplication DueDecisions Released
R1Sep 10, 19Dec 4, 19
R2Jan 7, 20Mar 24, 20
R3Apr 14, 20May 19, 20


Yale SOM Essay Question and Analysis


Describe the biggest commitment you have ever made. (500 words)

Analysis of Yale Essays By: Stacy Blackman | Accepted
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Please let me know if I can be of any help during the application process. I haven't even started school yet and have been amazed by my experience with Yale so far.
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Anyone knows the application dates for executive MBA program?

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webster7 wrote:
Please let me know if I can be of any help during the application process. I haven't even started school yet and have been amazed by my experience with Yale so far.


Congrats Webster and thank you for visiting the thread! Did you get a chance to attend their admit weekend? If so, how was your experience? Applicants may also want to know which factors you think played a key role in your success.
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Anyone knows the application dates for executive MBA program?

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EMBA deadlines are posted here.. https://gmatclub.com/forum/yale-som-202 ... l#p2316013

Do you want to start a separate thread for EMBA applicants? If so, I can provide you any help you want.
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webster7 wrote:
Please let me know if I can be of any help during the application process. I haven't even started school yet and have been amazed by my experience with Yale so far.


Congrats Webster and thank you for visiting the thread! Did you get a chance to attend their admit weekend? If so, how was your experience? Applicants may also want to know which factors you think played a key role in your success.


I attended R2 admit weekend even though I applied for R1 and had already accepted. I did interview on campus and this is what made me decide to enroll.
There were 3 reasons for joining Yale's MBA program at a high opportunity cost:
1. The people are just amazing
2. The program is very flexible
3. The entrepreneurship resources are top notch

I think I got accepted because of my high GPA, strong test scores, relevant extra-curricular activities while working, and a strong track of progression in my career. I don't think my application itself made a big difference. My profile helped me in my case. I already knew what I wanted to get out of the program.
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I attended R2 admit weekend even though I applied for R1 and had already accepted. I did interview on campus and this is what made me decide to enroll.
There were 3 reasons for joining Yale's MBA program at a high opportunity cost:
1. The people are just amazing
2. The program is very flexible
3. The entrepreneurship resources are top notch

I think I got accepted because of my high GPA, strong test scores, relevant extra-curricular activities while working, and a strong track of progression in my career. I don't think my application itself made a big difference. My profile helped me in my case. I already knew what I wanted to get out of the program.


This is helpful! Thanks very much.
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webster7 so excited you had a good experience. Based on what you discovered during admit weekend, how are the people amazing, and how are the entrepreneurship resources top-notch? What are you recruiting for? Your insights might spur something for those on this thread to help with some aspect of the application process.

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Narenn wrote:
webster7 wrote:
Please let me know if I can be of any help during the application process. I haven't even started school yet and have been amazed by my experience with Yale so far.


Congrats Webster and thank you for visiting the thread! Did you get a chance to attend their admit weekend? If so, how was your experience? Applicants may also want to know which factors you think played a key role in your success.


I attended R2 admit weekend even though I applied for R1 and had already accepted. I did interview on campus and this is what made me decide to enroll.
There were 3 reasons for joining Yale's MBA program at a high opportunity cost:
1. The people are just amazing
2. The program is very flexible
3. The entrepreneurship resources are top notch

I think I got accepted because of my high GPA, strong test scores, relevant extra-curricular activities while working, and a strong track of progression in my career. I don't think my application itself made a big difference. My profile helped me in my case. I already knew what I wanted to get out of the program.

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Posting the recording from the online seminar from last week. Worth watching; good information about what separates Yale.

However warning: they talk faster than auctioneers so slow down the playback speed.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xcwf4ybvsWY&feature=youtu.be
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Regarding the commitment essay. Please keep in mind, many are tempted to be truthful in their response here by saying, "my marriage."

But you want to make sure that your response demonstrates leadership, as well as a commitment.

Yale is very big on this leaders for business and society mantra and they want to attract people of integrity. So if you can provide an example that demonstrates both integrity and leadership, in the form of a commitment, that is a gold mine.

Not everyone can, and that is fine. I'm posting one such sample essay here; she did speak to a social issue, and helped us get to know her as a person. We are on her side by the end of the essay.

https://www.dropbox.com/s/7lj6w7hoy64d18l/Yale%20Sample.pdf?dl=0
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