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How to Write Great UVA Darden Essays

In this post, we share some tips on how to approach each question for the 2020-2021 application season. Make sure that all the answers complement rather than repeat each other. You don’t have that many words – every one should be carefully chosen.

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College Seniors: Is an MBA in your Future? Consider Deferred Admissions!

More and more top MBA programs are offering admission to exceptional students in their senior year of undergraduate studies or students who started a master’s degree directly after college. Although the programs differ, the gist is that if college seniors know an MBA is the degree they need to achieve their goals, they can secure…

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How to get into UVA Darden School of Business

Program Overview The Darden School of Business at the University of Virginia is a top MBA program in Charlottesville, Virginia located about two hours from Washington, D.C. Established in 1955, Darden has always drawn its core values from UVA, which was founded by Thomas Jefferson, who believed students should always pursue the “why.” Dean Scott…

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How to Write Great UVA Darden Essays

(Updated for 2020-2021) Below are some tips on how to approach each question. Make sure that all the answers complement rather than repeat each other. You don’t have that many words – every one should be carefully chosen. Darden strives to identify and cultivate responsible leaders who follow their purpose. Please provide an example of…

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MBAnalysis Blog: Doppelgänger MBA Programs – If You Liked X, You May Like Y

How do you “fit”? Whether it is about you liking a school or a school liking you (to the point that they accept you), the question of fit is one that should always be top-of-mind for any applicant. Do you like a school’s teaching style? The focus of the curriculum? The location? Are these your…

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