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?
Question 1: How is a Columbia MBA going to help you?
(250 words maximum) Question 2: What has been your favorite class, and why?
Please note that Columbia Business School and several of our peer institutions use similar, if not identical, recommendation questions.
This is an effort on our part to make the process easier for your recommenders.
Short Answer Question: What is your immediate post-MBA professional goal?
(50 characters maximum) Examples of possible responses: “Work in business development for a media company.” “Join a strategy consulting firm.” “Launch a data-management start-up.” Essay 1: Through your resume and recommendations, we have a clear sense of your professional path to date.
Reapplicants are required to submit one new recommendation.
If you have been working full-time for at least six months, one recommendation should be from your current supervisor.