London Business School | Mr. Green Energy
GMAT 710, GPA 3.1
Kellogg | Mr. Engineer Volunteer
GMAT 710, GPA 3.8
Berkeley Haas | Ms. Midwest Startup
GRE 328, GPA 3.51
Wharton | Mr. Data Scientist
GMAT 740, GPA 7.76/10
Stanford GSB | Mr. 750
GMAT 750, GPA 3.43
Wharton | Mr. Global Perspective
GMAT 750, GPA 3.6
MIT Sloan | Mr. Surgery to MBB
GMAT 750, GPA 3.4
MIT Sloan | Mr. International Impact
GRE 326, GPA 3.5
IU Kelley | Mr. Businessman Engineer
GMAT 690, GPA 7.26/10
McCombs School of Business | Mr. Military 2.0
GRE 310, GPA 2.3
Stanford GSB | Mr. MBA Class of 2023
GMAT 725, GPA 3.5
Duke Fuqua | Mr. Tech Evangelist
GMAT 690, GPA 3.2
Harvard | Mr. Investment Banker
GMAT 750, GPA 4.0
MIT Sloan | Mr. Hopeful CXO
GMAT 750, GPA 3.56
Stanford GSB | Mr. Deferred MBA
GMAT 760, GPA 3.82
Duke Fuqua | Mr. National Security Advisor
GMAT 670, GPA 3.3
Chicago Booth | Mr. Inclusive Consultant
GMAT 650, GPA 6.7
Stanford GSB | Mr. Techie Teacher
GMAT 760, GPA 3.80
Cornell Johnson | Mr. Emporio Armani
GMAT 780, GPA 3.03
McCombs School of Business | Mr. Consulting Analyst
GMAT 700, GPA 7.7/10
Stanford GSB | Mr. FinTech Engineer
GMAT 760, GPA 3.8
Harvard | Mr. Bangladeshi Analyst
GMAT 690, GPA 3.31
Yale | Mr. Fencer
GMAT 740, GPA 3.48
INSEAD | Mr. Indian In Cambodia
GMAT 730, GPA 3.33
Kenan-Flagler | Mr. Top Three
GRE 310, GPA 2.7
Tuck | Mr. South African FinTech
GMAT 730, GPA 3.08
IU Kelley | Ms. Marketing Manager
GRE 294, GPA 2.5

Top Feeder Companies to Columbia B-School

Top Feeder Companies to Columbia Business School Class of 2013

Top Feeder OrganizationsTo Columbia Business SchoolEstimated % ofClass of 2013Estimated Number inClass of 2013Number Found in Facebook
1. Deloitte New York, NY4.9%2720
2. McKinsey & Co. New York, NY2.5%1410
3. Citigroup New York, NY2.0%118
3. JP Morgan/Chase New York, NY2.0%118
5. Booz & Co. New York, NY1.7%97
6. Accenture New York, NY1.5%86
6. Bain & Co. Boston, MA1.5%86
6. U.S. Army Various locations1.5%86
9. Boston Consulting Group Boston, MA1.2%75
9. Corporate Executive Board Washington, DC1.2%75
9. Deutsche Bank Frankfurt, Germany1.2%75
9. Goldman Sachs New York, NY1.2%75
9. Morgan Stanley New York, NY1.2%75
14. Google Mountain View, CA1.0%54
14. PriceWaterhouseCoopers New York, NY1.0%54
16. Cornerstone Research San Francisco, CA0.7%43
16. Ernst & Young New York, NY0.7%43
16. Oliver Wyman Boston, MA0.7%43
19. UBS Zurich, Switzerland0.7%43
20. BlackRock New York, NY0.5%32
20. Capital One McLean, VA0.5%32
20. ConocoPhillips Houston, TX0.5%32
20. EMC Hopkinson, MA0.5%32
20. Gabelli & Co. New York, NY0.5%32
20. Glenview Capital New York, NY0.5%32
20. Huron Consulting Group Chicago, IL0.5%32
20. HSBC London, U.K.0.5%32
20. KPMG New York, NY0.5%32
20. Kraft Foods Northfield, IL0.5%32
20. Lazard New York, NY0.5%32
20. Lehman Brothers New York, NY0.5%32
20. Merrill Lynch New York, NY0.5%32
20. Moodys New York, NY0.5%32
20. Navigant Consulting Chicago, IL0.5%32
20. NERA Economic Consulting White Plains, NY0.5%32
20. Northrup Grumman West Falls Church, VA0.5%32
20. PIMCO Newport Beach, CA0.5%32
20. Royal Bank of Scotland Edinburgh, U.K.0.5%32
20. Travelers New York, NY0.5%32
20. Wells Fargo San Francisco, CA0.5%32

Source: These numbers are calculated from Columbia Business School’s Class of 2013 Facebook page. The work backgrounds of 407 of the 548 enrolled students were confirmed via Facebook, LinkedIn, or other social networks (Columbia will enter nearly 200 more in its January term). The estimate of students with work experience at a specific firm is based on the percentage of the confirmed sample who have worked fo that employer. Data compiled by Liza Rodler.

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