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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    Michigan Ross Specializations Ranked in the Top Ten - U.S. News & World Report

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    GO BLUE, GO ANYWHERE

    About two-thirds of our MBA graduates accept jobs on the East Coast, West Coast, or Chicago

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    Top 10 graduate programs at the University of Michigan - U.S. News & World Report

    Prepare Your Application

    As you work on your application, here are a few things you’ll need to do and a few things to consider.

    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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    Unique Leadership Opportunities

    MAP projects are sponsored in more than 20 countries and 87% of projects presented to Senior Executives. 

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    Customize your MBA

    Studying abroad, MAP, and up to 10 credits at other U-M graduate schools can all count toward your degree

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    A LEADING UNIVERSITY

    U-M is home to 101 graduate programs ranked in the Top 10 by U.S. News & World Report (2015)

    Go Beyond the Classroom

    Life at Ross is a lot more than your formal education. It’s also extracurricular activities, making an impact in the community, and having some fun.

    leadership opportunities

    You’ll learn and practice leadership in the classroom and beyond:

     

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    What makes Ann Arbor special

    Diversity at Michigan Ross

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    Why partners will feel at home

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    Yangbo Zhu
    Prior to Ross, I worked at P&G as a business manager and enjoyed coming up with creative solutions for challenging situations. Drawing from that experience, I want to pursue a well-rounded MBA...
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    Staying Healthy

    On-site Och Fitness Center available

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    70+ Clubs

    There are more than 70 student clubs at Ross, from career oriented to just for fun

    Alumni Network
    & Careers

    Gear up for success
    When you Go Blue, you can go anywhere. Recruit on campus with top companies. Join an alumni network of 45,000 strong and counting.

     

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    Career Development Office provides specialist support to launch your career search

    MBA Employment Report

    Ross Grads Have the Jobs Everyone Wants
     

    YOU'LL BE ABLE TO

    Join an alumni club and network with our 45,000-strong global alumni network

    Access alumni career services for career-long support

    Take a complimentary Executive Education class

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    Career Switchers

    88% of the Ross MBA Class of 2016 switched industries or function

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    Job Offers

    Over 98% of the Ross MBA Class of 2016 got at least one job offer within three months of graduation

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    On-Site Interviews

    Career Development Office (CDO) organized 4,000+ interviews on campus

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    Peer-to-Peer Support

    CDO hires 70+ successful MBA 2's to provide Industry-specific advice and peer mentoring- the most of any top MBA program