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MBA Application Requirements: How to Apply | Wharton MBA (upenn.edu)
★English Language Test Score:
Results from one of the following tests is required for non-native English speakers with limited exposure to English:
＊The Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL iBT)
＊Pearson Test of English Academic (PTE)
＊The International English Language Testing System (IELTS)
All international applicants whose native language (language first learned and spoken at home) is not English, or who did not complete a degree from an institution where English was the language of instruction, are required to take the TOEFL, PTE, or IELTS.
How to take a test:
＊The TOEFL iBT is offered at more than 3,000 authorized TOEFL iBT test centers or from the privacy of your own home and monitored online by a human proctor.
＊The PTE is offered at 400+ test centers in 117 countries or at home.
＊The IELTS is offered in test centers or at home.
Wharton only accepts official scores for English language tests.
Round 1: September 6, 2023
Interview Invitations: October 24
Decision December 14, 2023
Round 2: January 4, 2024
Interview: February 16, 2024
Decision: March 26, 2024
Round 3: April 2, 2024
Interview: April 19
May 13, 2024
★Essays for the 2023-2024 Application Cycle
The Admissions Committee wants to get to know you on both a professional and personal level. We encourage you to be introspective, candid and succinct. Most importantly, we suggest you be yourself. For additional essay writing resources, see the essay tips article!
Essay 1: How do you plan to use the Wharton MBA program to help you achieve your future professional goals? You might consider your past experience, short and long-term goals, and resources available at Wharton. (500 words)
Essay 2: Essay 2: Taking into consideration your background – personal, professional, and/or academic – how do you plan to make specific, meaningful contributions to the Wharton community? (400 words)
Required Essay for all Reapplicants: Please use this space to share with the Admissions Committee how you have reflected and grown since your previous application and discuss any relevant updates to your candidacy (e.g., changes in your professional life, additional coursework, and extracurricular/volunteer engagements). (250 words)
Optional Essay: Please use this space to share any additional information about yourself that cannot be found elsewhere in your application and that you would like to share with the Admissions Committee. This space can also be used to address any extenuating circumstances (e.g., unexplained gaps in work experience, choice of recommenders, inconsistent or questionable academic performance, areas of weakness, etc.) that you would like the Admissions Committee to consider. (500 words)
- First-time MBA applicants and re-applicants are required to complete essays 1 and 2.