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Mbap 2010 presentation


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Mbap 2010 presentation

  1. 1. MBA Prep Program Information Session
  2. 2. Agenda  Introduction  MLT’s Vision & Mission  Program Results  Program & Timeline  Partners  Eligibility  Application & Admission  Next Steps
  3. 3. MLT’s Vision & Mission A world where all motivated minorities have the opportunity to realize their full career potential. To increase the presence of minorities in fast track entry-level jobs and major graduate business schools as preparation for leadership positions in corporations, non-profit organizations, and entrepreneurial ventures Vision Mission Management Leadership for Tomorrow (MLT) is a national non-profit that has made ground-breaking progress developing the next generation of African American, Hispanic and Native American leaders in major corporations, non-profit organizations and entrepreneurial ventures.
  4. 4. Program Results Applications for this year’s MBAP class ~700 MLT alumni working in top companies, nonprofits, and entrepreneurial ventures ~220 MBAP Alumni at top 25+ business schools in Fall 2010 ~400 Fellows in this year’s MBAP class 1500+
  5. 5. Program Time Line Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Alumni •Self-assessment •Career road mapping •School research & fit •Passion & goal development •Essay critique •Resume development •Exposure to admissions officers at top 25 b- schools •Early access to corporate partners •Executive leadership presentations •Skill development workshops •Work experience •Industry exposure •Skill development NOTE: Competitive selection process •Strong Alumni Network •Job Support •Opportunities for mentorship •Regional Alumni Mixers •MLT CAP Program _________ _________ _________ _________ _________ _________ _________ _________ _________ _________ _________ _________ 1-on-1 Coaching Sessions Leadership Seminars Pre-MBA Internships Alumni 2011 2012
  6. 6. MLT Business School Partners
  7. 7. MLT Corporate Partners
  8. 8. Eligibility 1. Personal Traits Scrappiness*, Self awareness, Coachability, Resourcefulness, Professionalism, Maturity, Ambition, Initiative, Drive, Strong work ethic, Can-do attitude 2. Analytical Skills Academic Achievement, Demonstrated analytical & problem solving skills 3. Realized Success Evidence of personal and professional accomplishment, Quality of work experience, Strong follow-up and follow-through 4. Leadership Ability to get along with others, Willingness to help others, Strong team contribution and participation, Community involvement, Personal leadership & accountability Our expectation: _________________________________________________________________________ Scrappy - Adj.: Demonstrating an unwavering resolve to do whatever is necessary to achieve the best results for everyone involved, no matter how difficult. ** Note - An official GMAT score is NOT required for admission What is Required: 1. Identify as an under-represented minority Identify as Black/African-American, Latino/a, Native American, or a combination with any of the aforementioned identities. 2. Work Experience Applicants must have at least one year of post-grad work experience by December 31, 2009. 3. Achievement Applicants must have solid academic standing and a bachelor's degree. Applicants must also have demonstrated leadership ability and motivation in their extracurricular activities. 4. Commitment Applicants must be willing to commit significant time and energy to the 16 month program. 5. US Citizenship MBA Prep is open to US Citizens and Permanent Residents.
  9. 9. MBAP Application & Admission Preparation: Self-Reflection Talk to MLTers Budgeting GMAT Preparation (ie classes, tutor, study, practice test) Networking/Relationship Building (for school research, references, etc) MBAP Application: General Information Essays Resume Online Recommendation (current/former mgr, prof’l colleagues, community leaders, professors, MBAP alumni, college student club leaders) Undergraduate Test Scores and Transcript/GPA Application Fee ($75) Permanent Residency Card (if applicable) Essay Question 1: What are your post-MBA short and long term career aspirations and how will an MBA help you achieve them? Why do you feel that now is the right time professionally and personally to begin the process to pursue an MBA? Be sure to address why you believe that MBA Prep to be a good fit for you. (400 words max) Essay Question 2: What are you most passionate about personally and professionally? Include any specific examples of life experiences that have demonstrated that passion. (300 words max) Essay Question 3: Is there anything else that you would like to tell us about yourself? What will be your biggest challenge in meeting the requirements during the program? Is there anything that may affect your performance during the program (e.g. the need for special accommodations, planning a wedding within the next year, extensive travel plans, caring for a parent or child)? (300 words max) Application Release 7/15 Deadline: 9/15
  10. 10. Thank You Ronethea Williams MBA Prep Recruiter 646.810.6109 w w w . m l 4 t . o r g