Why do you want an MBA? (Harvard)

What do you want to do—REALLY—and why Stanford? (Stanford)

Why is an MBA a critical next step toward your short- and long-term career goals? Why is Tuck the best MBA program for you? (Tuck)

Why are you pursuing a full-time MBA at this point in your life? Define your short and long term career goals post MBA. What is it about Chicago Booth that is going to help you reach your goals? (Booth)

Most common question asked in virtually all B-School applications. This question generally asks you to present your reasons (mostly too familiar) for an MBA. More >