Emory University Goizueta Business School

Last updated on November 27th, 2018

Emory University Goizueta Business School is a B-school of Emory University located in Georgia, U.S.A. It is named after Roberto Goizueta, a former president of The Coca-Cola Company.

  • Facts and Figures

Emory University Goizueta Business School – An Overview

Rank 15
Program Duration 1 Year/2 Years
Class Size 166
Average GMAT Score 678
Program Cost $93,168

Source:  http://poetsandquants.com/2015/10/16/meet-emory-goizuetas-mba-class-of-2017/

  • Recruitment at Emory University Goizueta Business School

Emory’s alumni is placed globally. Take a look at the top companies that hired from Emory last year:

The Home Depot
Hyatt Hotel Corporation
Stion Corporation
Delta Air Lines
Marriott International

Source: http://goizueta.emory.edu/documents/FTMBAEmploymentReport.pdf

  • Apply to Emory Business School

The deadlines for the 2020 admissions have been announced. Mark your calendars for these dates:

Round 1 – October 4th, 2019

Round 2 – November 15th, 2019 (Preferred deadline for one-year program)

Round 3 – January 10th, 2020

Round 4 – March 13th, 2020

  • Essay Topic 2019-20

Complete all required essays, following the word limits indicated for each question. The essays must be answered and submitted for your application to be considered complete. Remember to review each question carefully. We consider essays to be a very important part of the application process, and they are your opportunity to show the Admissions Committee a bit about yourself beyond the application itself. Applicants who apply to more than one MBA program will only complete the essay question requirement related to their first-preference program.


Define your short-term post-MBA career goals. How are your professional strengths, past experience and personal attributes aligned with these goals? (300 word limit)


The business school is named for Roberto C. Goizueta, former Chairman and CEO of The Coca-Cola Company, who led the organization for 16 years, extending its global reach, quadrupling consumption, building brand responsibility, and creating unprecedented shareholder wealth. Mr. Goizueta’s core values guide us in educating Principled Leaders for Global Enterprise. Provide an example of your leadership in a professional setting and explain what you learned about yourself through the experience. (300 word limit)


Please select ONE of the following topics to share with us using the Video Essay feature. Your comments should last 60-90 seconds and you have the option to re-record until you are satisfied, before submitting.

-> Of Goizueta Business School’s Core Values (Courage, Integrity, Accountability, Rigor, Diversity, Team, Community), which one resonates the most with you and why?
-> What is the best advice you have received and how have you used it in your life or career?
-> Outside of family and work, what is something that you are passionate about and why?

Additional Information

If you are applying to a second- and/or third- preference program, please describe your reasoning for applying to the additional program(s). (100 words limit)

Should you feel there is an important part of your story missing from your application (e.g. unexplained gaps in work experience, choice of recommenders, academic probation issues), please use this section to provide a brief explanation. We ask that you limit your response to 100 words; responses in bullet point format are preferred.

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