Chicago Booth | Mr. Bank AVP
GRE 322, GPA 3.22
UCLA Anderson | Ms. Apparel Entrepreneur
GMAT 690, GPA 3.2
INSEAD | Ms. Spaniard Consultant
GMAT 710, GPA 8.5/10.00
McCombs School of Business | Mr. Ernst & Young
GMAT 600 (hopeful estimate), GPA 3.86
Harvard | Ms. Developing Markets
GMAT 780, GPA 3.63
NYU Stern | Mr. Army Prop Trader
GRE 313, GPA 2.31
Chicago Booth | Mr. Unilever To MBB
GRE 308, GPA 3.8
Stanford GSB | Ms. Healthtech Venture
GMAT 720, GPA 3.5
Columbia | Mr. Senior Research Analyst
GMAT 720, GPA 3.58
Stanford GSB | Mr. Doctor Who
GRE 322, GPA 4.0
Rice Jones | Mr. Carbon-Free Future
GMAT 710, GPA 4.0
Duke Fuqua | Mr. Salesman
GMAT 700, GPA 3.0
Chicago Booth | Mr. Healthcare PM
GMAT 730, GPA 2.8
Harvard | Mr. Healthcare PE
GRE 340, GPA 3.5
INSEAD | Mr. Data Savvy Engineer
GRE 316, GPA 2.92
Harvard | Mr. Policy Player
GMAT 750, GPA 3.4
London Business School | Mr. FANG Strategy
GMAT 740, GPA 2.9
Stanford GSB | Mr. Infantry Officer
GRE 320, GPA 3.7
Chicago Booth | Mr. Community Uplift
GMAT 780, GPA 2.6
MIT Sloan | Mr. Healthtech Consultant
GMAT 750, GPA 3.44
Harvard | Mr. Software PE
GMAT 760, GPA 3.45
Kellogg | Mr. Social Impact Initiative
GMAT 710, GPA 3.1
London Business School | Ms. Private Equity Angel
GMAT 660, GPA 3.4
Harvard | Mr. Navy Nuke
GMAT 710, GPA 3.66
NYU Stern | Ms. Entertainment Strategist
GMAT Have not taken, GPA 2.92
Wharton | Mr. Future Non-Profit
GMAT 720, GPA 8/10
Chicago Booth | Ms. Indian Banker
GMAT 740, GPA 9.18/10

Top Feeder Colleges to Harvard B-School

Top 25 Feeder Colleges to Harvard Business School

Harvard Business School’s Top Feeder CollegesEstimated % ofClass of 2013Estimated Number inClass of 2012Number Found in Facebook
1. Harvard University Boston, MA9.4%8660
2. Stanford University Stanford, CA5.3%4934
3. UPenn Philadelphia, PA4.9%4531
4. Yale University New Haven, CT4.1%3726
5. Columbia University New York, NY3.0%2719
6. Princeton University Princeton, NJ2.8%2618
7. Dartmouth College Hanover, NH2.7%2417
8. Duke Durham, NC2.5%2316
8. UC-Berkeley Berkeley, CA2.5%2316
10. MIT Cambridge, MA2.2%2014
11. Georgetown Washington, DC1.7%1611
11. Indian Institute of Tech India1.7%1611
13. Cornell University Ithaca, NY1.6%1410
13. Brown University Providence, RI1.6%1410
15. New York University New York, NY1.4%139
15. U.S. Military Academy West Point, NY1.4%139
17. Brigham Young Provo, UT1.3%128
18. Northwestern University Evanston, IL1.1%107
18. University of Virgina Charlottesville, VA1.1%107
20. University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, IL1.0%96
20. University of Texas Austin, TX1.0%96
20. University of Michigan Ann Arbor, MI1.0%96
20. Carnegie Mellon Pittsburgh, PA1.0%96
20. Cambridge University Cambridge, U.K.1.0%96
20. UCLA Los Angeles, CA1.0%96
20. Oxford University Oxford, U.K.1.0%96

Source: These numbers are calculated from Harvard Business School’s Class of 2013 Facebook page. The educational backgrounds of 638 members of the incoming class of 918 could be verified by Poets&Quants. The estimate of students from a specific undergraduate institution are based on the percentage of the confirmed sample who have graduated from that school. Data compiled by Liza Rodler.






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.