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Back of the EnvelopeThe Cost of an MBA
School Total Cost Tuition
Stanford $225,594 $137,736
NYU $220,948 $138,172
Wharton $218,900 $153,160
Harvard $213,600 $137,584
Columbia $209,424 $144,000
Tuck $208,300 $137,820
Chicago $207,518 $138,400
MIT $201,028 $142,000
Kellogg $200,434 $137,910
UCLA $194,220 $117,176