Forté MBALaunch On Demand

Build your best MBA application on your schedule.

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Planning to submit your MBA application this year? Forté MBALaunch On Demand can help you build your best application on your schedule!

This online program provides a clear plan to help you navigate the MBA application process at your own pace — and save on application costs along the way. Stay on track with expert-led virtual sessions and resources that will help you put together a business school application that reflects your best self.

MBALaunch On Demand could be your ticket to getting into your dream school. Get started today!

ENROLL NOW

Round 4 Deadline: Aug. 1
Enrollment Fee: $450

This enrollment fee is highly subsidized by our partners and is non-refundable.

Have questions? Join us July 26 for our Ask Me Anything webinar with MBALaunch On Demand alumni. Past participants will discuss their MBALaunch On Demand experience, share where they are now, and answer your questions live.

 WHAT YOU GET WHEN YOU ENROLL IN MBALAUNCH ON DEMAND

  1. On-demand access to 25+ hours of application and admissions insights from experts.
  2. Exclusive discounts from MBA insiders.
  3. Application fee waivers from 40+ Forté partner business schools. Apply to just two schools and the program pays for itself!
  4. Accountability using our learning management system designed to help you track your progress.
  5. Supportive network of fellow MBALaunch On Demand participants — some may be future classmates.

 MBALAUNCH ON DEMAND FEATURED EXPERTS

  • Personal MBA Coach
  • Career Protocol
  • Applicant Lab
  • Stratus Admissions
  • Stacy Blackman Consulting
  • Vantage Point MBA
  • Her Story Coaching
  • Target Test Prep
  • GMAT
  • Juno
  • Manhattan Prep

 DON'T JUST TAKE OUR WORD FOR IT

Karen "Forté has provided the biggest ROI of my life so far."

— Karen Rocha Verboski
2024 MBA Candidate and Forté Fellow
Rice University (Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business)
Learn more about Karen's MBALaunch On Demand experience.


Contessa "There are ways to connect with women who can hold you accountable throughout the process, and who are also sensitive to what you’re going through, either because they’re going through the same thing or because they have successfully completed it and can give you advice."

— Contessa Mwedzi
2023 MBA Graduate
Northwestern University (Kellogg School of Management)
Learn more about Contessa's MBALaunch On Demand experience.


Emily "Forté helps women figure out what they need to do to put their best foot forward in the MBA application process."

— Emily LeStrange
2019 MBA Graduate and Forté Fellow
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (Sloan)
Learn more about Emily's MBALaunch On Demand experience.

 FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

  1. Who should participate in MBALaunch On Demand?
    MBALaunch On Demand is designed for women interested in applying to an MBA program in fall 2024 or spring 2025.
  2. What is the cost to participate in MBALaunch On Demand?
    Participants must pay $450 to enroll in MBALaunch On Demand. This enrollment fee is highly subsidized by our partners and is non-refundable.
  3. How do I make the most of the MBALaunch On Demand program?
    The program is designed to help you build your best application to business school. We recommend you dedicate time to each learning item, just like you would for an online class. Modules cover specific application components, personal and professional development, and content from alumni and students. The more time you invest, the better your experience will be.
  4. Will I be in a community with other future MBA women?
    The program is designed to be completed independently. There are some opportunities to engage with other women in the program, as well as some optional live virtual events in the summer and fall.
  5. How much time per week do I need to dedicate to the program?
    MBALaunch On Demand is self-paced so you can complete the program on your timeline. If you want to finish the program in eight weeks, we recommend dedicating three to four hours per week to MBALaunch On Demand. You may also need to allocate significant time to studying for the GMAT or other standardized test. We do require participants to spend a minimum of three weeks from enrollment date to complete all modules.
  6. How does MBALaunch On Demand differ from the live MBALaunch cohort program?
    MBALaunch On Demand includes select recorded content from our comprehensive cohort program. The cohort option includes synchronous programming, educational and networking events, peer networking groups, and formalized advising. Applications for the next cohort will open in late summer. For women applying to business school in 2024, we recommend MBALaunch On Demand.
  7. When will I have access to the MBALaunch On Demand curriculum and program partner discounts?
    Within one week of enrollment, we will email you access information for the Learning Management System (LMS), an exclusive intranet site for MBALaunch On Demand participants.
  8. How can I receive the application fee waivers?
    To be eligible to receive the application fee waivers for the 2024-2025 application cycle, participants need to complete all required content and surveys. All participants must also submit an official GMAT, GRE, or EA score prior to completion of the program. Please note: We require participants to spend a minimum of three weeks from enrollment date to complete all modules.

Have more questions? Email us!

 2023 MBA APPLICATION FEE WAIVERS

Arizona State University (W.P. Carey School of Business) • Carnegie Mellon University (Tepper School of Business) • Cornell University (Johnson School of Management) • Dartmouth College (Tuck School of Business) • Duke University (The Fuqua School of Business) • Emory University (Goizueta Business School) • ESADE Business School • George Washington University (School of Business) • Georgetown University (McDonough School of Business) • Georgia Tech (Scheller College of Business) • HEC Paris • IE University • IESE Business School • IMD Business School • Imperial College Business School • Indiana University - Bloomington (Kelley School of Business) • INSEAD • Johns Hopkins University (Carey Business School) • London Business School • Massachusetts Institute of Technology (Sloan) • Michigan State University (Broad College of Business) • New York University (Stern School of Business) • Northwestern University (Kellogg School of Management) • Ohio State University (Fisher College of Business) • Rice University (Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business) • Southern Methodist University (Cox School of Business) • University of Cambridge (Judge Business School) • University of Chicago (Booth School of Business) • University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign (Gies College of Business) • University of Maryland (Smith School of Business) • University of Minnesota - Twin Cities (Carlson School of Management) • University of North Carolina (Kenan-Flagler Business School) • University of Notre Dame (Mendoza College of Business) • University of Oxford (Sa?d Business School) • University of Rochester (Simon Business School) • University of Southern California (Marshall School of Business) • University of Texas at Austin (McCombs School of Business) • University of Toronto (Rotman School of Management) • University of Virginia (Darden School of Business) • University of Wisconsin - Madison (Wisconsin School of Business) • Vanderbilt University (Owen Graduate School of Management) • Washington University in St. Louis (Olin Business School) • Western University (Ivey Business School) • Yale School of Management • York University (Schulich School of Business)

A group of our partner business schools offer fee waivers to candidates who successfully complete the MBALaunch program. This group may change slightly for the 2024 MBALaunch program.

Upon completion of the program, you will be eligible to receive application fee waivers for the fall 2024 - spring 2025 application cycle.