Start Your Journey

Applying to business school can be complicated. This guide outlines what to expect as you make your way from prospective student to alumnus.

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    Kate Krug
    I always knew I would like to pursue an MBA but after meeting the Ross team and realizing that I had an opportunity to have the full-time experience on the weekends while continuing to work, I knew...
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    A SCHEDULE THAT WORKS

    You can earn a world-class Michigan Ross MBA on weekends in two years

    Prepare
    Your Application

     

    You'll need to:

     

    Create an account

    Read the directions and start your application

    Take the required standardized tests, get a letter of recommendation, answer the required essay questions, request transcripts, and prepare your resume
     

     

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    REGULAR APPLICATION

    Deadline: Jan. 25, 2016

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    TEST SCORES

    Ross' GMAT/GRE/TOEFL reporting code: 1839

    Choose Michigan Ross

    Ross ranks in the top 10 part-time MBA programs as determined by both Bloomberg Businessweek and U.S. News & World Report.

    David Hein
    After serving in the Air Force as an acquisition officer, I relocated back to the Midwest and transitioned into a career in private wealth management. I work on a team that manages investments and...
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    CLASS PROFILE

    Our students have an average 5.9 years work experience; 25% are from out of state

    Learn with
    the Best

    At Ross, you benefit from a world-class faculty, extensive hands-on learning experiences, and opportunities to focus on your particular interests.
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    MAKE CONNECTIONS

    You and your fellow students take classes together as a cohort, forging lasting bonds

    Go Beyond the Classroom

    Ross offers more than a formal education. Engage in extracurricular activities, make an impact in the community, and have some fun.

    Joseph McCarty
    I attended Ross as an undergrad and graduated with a BBA in 2013. Ross courses and extracurricular opportunities gave me fundamental business knowledge and also made me appreciate the positive role...
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    70-PLUS CLUBS

    Weekend students can fully participate

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    STAY IN SHAPE

    On-site Och Fitness Center available

    Graduation
    & Careers

    Gear Up for Success
    When you Go Blue, you can go anywhere. Recruit on campus with top companies. Join the University of Michigan alumni network of 540,000 strong and counting.
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    FULL SUPPORT

    Unlike many other part-time MBA programs, Ross Weekend students enjoy the full access to Ross Career Services