By Barbara Selmo August 31, I have been blogging about how to embark on the MBA application process as a research project. But a recent conversation I had with a colleague thanks, James inspired me to jump right to an aspect of the application that many of you may not be ready for: the optional essay. Like a lot of other business schools, Babson offers you the opportunity to submit an optional essay, that is, an essay in addition to the three required. Like other schools, we let you decide your topic.
How to Apply to B-School with a Low GPA
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Good grades are a universal differentiator in gaining admission to reputed universities abroad. They ask the student to justify the reasons for the below average grades. If the reasons for the low score are strong and acceptable, then you must clarify the same. While justifying your low score may seem easy, a GPA justification essay is not only about justifying the low grades and attributing reasons for. You need to carry an in-depth analysis of the low scores and also inform the admissions committee of your takeaway or learning from this experience.
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For full details, please click here. Less-than-stellar grades can be overcome as long as you have a plan. Almost all graduate school applications require transcripts. But a large reason for that requirement is to 1 verify that you earned an undergrad degree, and 2 ensure that they have an official record of it. Your transcript is one component of your application, and it is considered together with your statement of purpose, recommendation letters, and usually some samples of past essays or other work.