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calling applicants for Michigan Ross MSCM - class of 2019

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New post 24 Nov 2017, 18:47
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Hello all,

We are the current students of Master of Supply Chain Management (MSCM) at University of Michigan (Class of 2018). We are opening an informal discussion forum here for all the prospective students to share info about our own experience and answer any questions you may have regarding -

• Application process
• Program details (curriculum, action-based learning modules)
• Financing (loans)
• Recruiting
• Life in Ann Arbor (Weather, foods, housing, entertainment, lifestyles)
• Everything else


Please post your questions here and we will check the forum frequently and get back soon. Good luck! :)

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Some highlights we have for this program are -

• 10 month intensive program
• Deep dive into all supply chain subjects
• STEM certified (36 months of OPT)
• Focus on market trends like Big data analytics
• Supply chain consulting studio


If you are looking for more program specific info, you may also check out MSCM website, or sign up for a “Virtual info session”and/or “App chat” with the program director.
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New post 27 Nov 2017, 18:40
Hello,
Thank you very much for initiating this group.
I am applying to MSCM program in Round 2 and much appreciate if you could share any tips on the application essays.

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New post 27 Nov 2017, 22:41
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Hi Geetika,
Good to hear from you.
Are there any specific questions you have about the essays? From a generic standpoint, here are some pointers

1) essay 1: Show how you went through the process of idea generation and then translated those ideas into action points. It would be great to point out to the challenges you faced during the process and how you overcame them. Stick to active voice and "show" the action rather than just tell what you think was the result.

2) essay 2: Go over the "Application Tips" section on the application requirements page. You can talk about the elements of the program that appeal to you the most and also connect your experience with what you intend to do post-graduation and how MSCM program can help you get there.

And do get your essays reviewed at least a couple of times before posting. Hope this was helpful and wishing you the very best with your application process.

Do let us know if you have any more questions.

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New post 28 Nov 2017, 11:18
Thank you very much for your inputs. This surely helps :)
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New post 28 Nov 2017, 23:05
Hi there,

Thank you so much for creating this forum and providing us a great chance to communicate with current students!

I have been working as a staff accountant/financial analyst for 2 years in a shipping company in the US after earned my first Master's degree in Accounting with 3.88 GPA. I gain a strong interest in supply chain management because my current tasks, especially budget preparation, require me frequent collaborate with our operations team. I am super excited when I came across this program and fascinated by how practical this program is.

I've contacted with Katy and several current students, but I still have several questions after I submitted my application.
1. Do you have any ideas about the application timeline? I have already submitted my application by Oct.15 which meet the first round deadline. I completed my application by Nov.4 after submitting supplemental documents that required by the application office. I didn't hear back from UMICH since then. I think my GMAT score and my work experiences are definitely not my strengths, so I probably will be waitlisted or rejected (Hope not!!!!!!). Do you have any insights about if anyone has already been admitted or get interviews?

2. Will the waitlisted applicants get interviews?

3. Can I update my GMAT score after my application?

Thank you so much for your help:) It's really a great tradition to keep helping new applicants!

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New post 29 Nov 2017, 22:56
Hey Alums and current students,

Could you please throw some light on the nature of questions asked in the interview. How should one go about prepping.

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Hi Rang,

Coming from Accounting background with exposure and understanding of operations, I believe you would definitely add to the diversity of the class.

Since you have submitted the application late in the first round, I wouldn't suggest losing hopes yet. Unfortunately, we don't have the visibility into candidate specific decisions that the school makes. So, can't share any information on that front.

Updating a GMAT score or any other information which you think would add strength to the profile would definitely help. Hope this helps!!

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New post 30 Nov 2017, 19:36
Hi urtripathi,

Congrats on the interview call..!!

For the interviews, make sure to demonstrate your interest in the program and connect your experience with career goals and how Ross would help you achieve them. Also, be prepared to discuss any points on your experience. Hope this helps!!

All the best and do keep us posted.

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New post 06 Dec 2017, 11:28
Hello everyone!

Does anybody know if there is supposed to be only one interview? or two?

Thanks and good luck :)
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New post 08 Dec 2017, 21:06
Hi CarlaStudent,

There will be only one interview.
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New post 14 Dec 2017, 05:57
Hello all are the results out? How are we informed phone or email?


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New post 14 Dec 2017, 13:40
Waiting for the results.

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New post 14 Dec 2017, 15:16
MBA program admitted candidates received calls. I am not sure whether mscm candidates too receive.

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Just received a call!! Admitted!
I think they are calling this morning for the mscm program


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New post 15 Dec 2017, 09:14
Yes. Admitted.

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New post 15 Dec 2017, 11:20
Congrats!
Admitted as well :)
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New post 15 Dec 2017, 19:05
Hi, I have been placed on the wait list and invited for a second round of interview.
Can you tell me what I can expect in the second round of interview and if it is usual to receive another interview call after wait list offer.
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New post 18 Dec 2017, 07:44
Hi,

Thank you for your reply!! And I've been admitted to this program!!! Super excited now!!!!
For other admitted students, please feel to add me on WhatsApp so we can connect:)

Rang





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Hi Rang,

Coming from Accounting background with exposure and understanding of operations, I believe you would definitely add to the diversity of the class.

Since you have submitted the application late in the first round, I wouldn't suggest losing hopes yet. Unfortunately, we don't have the visibility into candidate specific decisions that the school makes. So, can't share any information on that front.

Updating a GMAT score or any other information which you think would add strength to the profile would definitely help. Hope this helps!!

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New post 18 Dec 2017, 20:58
Congrats all on the admits! Shall we start a watsapp grp? I can setup one for all of us. Please pm me ur number


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New post 19 Dec 2017, 20:36
Hello guys,

firstly, congratulations on the admit!!

And sorry for the delayed response. Had been busy wrapping up the end of semester work. Please find my response to the questions asked in the posts above -

1) Hello all are the results out? How are we informed phone or email?

The first round results are out!! All the admits will receive a call from the admissions office and then an e-mail. A welcome package will be posted to your home address in a few weeks.

2) Can you tell me what I can expect in the second round of interview and if it is usual to receive another interview call after wait list offer.

There is usually only one interview in the whole process and no second round for the ones on the waitlist. You will receive a call once you move into the admit list. There is still time in the whole process, so be positive and stay in touch with the school.

Hope the information here was helpful.

A tip for the new applicants - Please keep your essays succinct, to the point and more importantly, to the length prescribed (remember, there are no extra points for the longest essay :-)). Plan ahead and get them reviewed.

Happy holidays to the folks in the US!!
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