H1. What qualities of yourself were you trying to convey to the admissions committee?
There's a wide range of answers to this question. Most people were trying to convey some set of qualities, but there wasn't much consensus about which qualities were most valuable.
Almost everyone chose multiple qualities to convey to the admissions committee. They selected those qualities based on their background, experience, and personal belief about what was valuable and useful.
Leadership was my strongest asset; wanted to differentiate from other military applicants
I know why I want an MBA
Wanted to convey that I was thougthful and knew why an MBA was good for me; and that I could contribute to the MBA community
Passion for a cause
Not afraid to get my hands dirty and do the work; Sloan is all about that; be passionate about something, deep in your soul