NYU EMBA Essays 2023-2024

NYU EMBA Essays 2023-2024


Applicants are required to respond to essay prompts 1 and 2. The essay questions give you the opportunity to more fully present yourself to the Admissions Committee and to provide insight into your experiences, goals, and thought processes. Your essays should be written entirely by you. There is an optional essay if you wish to provide additional information.

All essays have a 500-word limit, double-spaced. Word limits apply to the total essay question. For example, your response to Essay 2 should answer all parts.

Essay 1

Describe your short- and long-term career goals and how the Stern Executive MBA program will help you accomplish them.

Essay 2

Stern is committed to helping students develop a deeper set of professional skills, and a broader perspective of the role of business in the world.

a) What is a significant contemporary issue on which you, as a business leader, would like to have an impact?

b) Why is it important to you?

c) How could you leverage your skills and resources to address the issue?

Essay 3 Additional Information (Optional)

Provide any additional information for the Admissions Committee. This may include additional details on your academic/quantitative preparation for MBA coursework through educational or professional experience, further explanation of academic history, current or past gaps in employment, or any other information relevant to your application.

Please check the online application form for this school to ensure the accuracy of the above questions and word limits.