Kellogg | Mr. Concrete Angel
GRE 318, GPA 3.33
Chicago Booth | Mr. Healthcare PM
GMAT 730, GPA 2.8
INSEAD | Mr. Product Manager
GMAT 740, GPA 63%
Kellogg | Ms. Sustainable Development
GRE N/A, GPA 3.4
UCLA Anderson | Mr. SME Consulting
GMAT 740, GPA 3.55 (as per WES paid service)
Chicago Booth | Mr. Unilever To MBB
GRE 308, GPA 3.8
Harvard | Mr. Finance
GMAT 750, GPA 3.0
Harvard | Mr. Defense Engineer
GMAT 730, GPA 3.6
Wharton | Mr. Future Non-Profit
GMAT 720, GPA 8/10
Harvard | Mr. Military Quant
GMAT 730, GPA 3.6
Harvard | Mr. Healthcare PE
GRE 340, GPA 3.5
Harvard | Ms. Female Sales Leader
GMAT 740 (target), GPA 3.45
Harvard | Mr. Renewables Athlete
GMAT 710 (1st take), GPA 3.63
Kellogg | Ms. Big4 M&A
GMAT 740, GPA 3.7
Duke Fuqua | Mr. Army Aviator
GRE 314, GPA 3.8
Harvard | Ms. Gay Techie
GRE 332, GPA 3.88
INSEAD | Mr. INSEAD Aspirant
GRE 322, GPA 3.5
Chicago Booth | Ms. Indian Banker
GMAT 740, GPA 9.18/10
MIT Sloan | Ms. Rocket Engineer
GMAT 710, GPA 3.9
Stanford GSB | Mr. Army Engineer
GRE 326, GPA 3.89
Duke Fuqua | Mr. Salesman
GMAT 700, GPA 3.0
Tuck | Mr. Liberal Arts Military
GMAT 680, GPA 2.9
Columbia | Mr. Energy Italian
GMAT 700, GPA 3.5
Duke Fuqua | Mr. Quality Assurance
GMAT 770, GPA 3.6
Harvard | Mr. African Energy
GMAT 750, GPA 3.4
NYU Stern | Ms. Luxury Retail
GMAT 730, GPA 2.5
Stanford GSB | Ms. Russland Native
GMAT 700, GPA 3.5

2011 U.S. News Ranking of the Best B-Schools

THE 2011 U.S. NEWS RANKING AND HOW IT COMPARES WITH OTHER RANKINGS

School & RankP&QBWForbesFTEcon
1. Stanford University Stanford, CA25147
2. Harvard Business School Boston, MA12334
3. MIT (Sloan) Cambridge, MA81014813
3. Pennsylvania (Wharton) Philadelphia, PA43528
5. Northwestern (Kellogg) Evanston, IL7482216
5. Chicago (Booth) Chicago, IL31491
7. Dartmouth (Tuck) Hanover, NH6142132
7. California-Berkeley (Haas) Berkeley, CA9812283
9. Columbia Business School New York, NY596612
10. New York University (Stern) New York, NY1218171314
10. Yale School of Management New Haven, CT1421101624
12. Duke (Fuqua) Durham, NC106132028
13. Virginia (Darden) Charlottesville, VA111193111
14. California-Los Angeles (Anderson) Los Angeles, CA1717193337
14. Michigan (Ross) Ann Arbor, MI137182825
16. Cornell (Johnson) Ithaca, NY151373633
17. Texas-Austin (McCombs) Austin, TX1925115243
18. Carnegie-Melon (Tepper) Pittsburgh, PA1615233421
19. North Carolina (Kenan-Flagler) Chapel Hill, NC1816154640
20. Washington University (Olin) St. Louis, MO2640414945
21. Minnesota (Carlson) Minneapolis, MN2428267563
21. Southern California (Marshall) Los Angeles, CA2226325718
23. Emory (Goizueta) Atlanta, GA2022223436
23. Indiana-Bloomington (Kelley) Bloomington, IN2119255735
25. Georgetown (McDonough) Washington, DC2333313850

SOURCE: U.S. News & World Report MBA Ranking

NOTES: Comparisons with the 2011 Poets&Quants ranking, the 2010 BusinessWeek ranking, the 2009 Forbes ranking, the 2010 Financial Times ranking, and the 2010 The Economist ranking.

 

About The Author

John A. Byrne is the founder and editor-in-chief of C-Change Media, publishers of Poets&Quants and four other higher education websites. He has authored or co-authored more than ten books, including two New York Times bestsellers. John is the former executive editor of Businessweek, editor-in-chief of Businessweek. com, editor-in-chief of Fast Company, and the creator of the first regularly published rankings of business schools. As the co-founder of CentreCourt MBA Festivals, he hopes to meet you at the next MBA event in-person or online.