Stanford GSB | Mr. Big Brother
GRE 329, GPA 3.2
Kenan-Flagler | Ms. Nonprofit Admin
GMAT 620, GPA 3.3
Stanford GSB | Mr. MBB
GMAT 740, GPA 3.95
Wharton | Mr. Swing Big
GRE N/A, GPA 3.1
Kenan-Flagler | Mr. Top Three
GRE 310, GPA 2.7
Kenan-Flagler | Ms. Big Pharma
GRE 318, GPA 3.3
Ross | Mr. NCAA to MBB
GMAT 710, GPA 3.2
Harvard | Mr. Low GPA Product Manager
GMAT 780, GPA 3.1
Kellogg | Mr. 770 Dreamer
GMAT 770, GPA 8.77/10
Tepper | Mr. Tech Strategist
GRE 313, GPA 3.0
Stanford GSB | Mr. JD To MBA
GRE 326, GPA 3.01
Duke Fuqua | Mr. Musician To Consultant
GMAT 710, GPA 1.6
Harvard | Mr. Bangladeshi Analyst
GMAT 690, GPA 3.31
MIT Sloan | Mr. Generic Nerd
GMAT 720, GPA 3.72
Darden | Mr. Military Vet
GMAT 680, GPA 3.5
Duke Fuqua | Ms. ELS
GRE 318, GPA 3.8
Wharton | Mr. Investment Banking
GMAT 750, GPA 3.1
MIT Sloan | Mr. International Impact
GRE 326, GPA 3.5
Wharton | Ms. Product Manager
GMAT 730, GPA 3.4
Chicago Booth | Mr. Indian O&G EPC
GMAT 730, GPA 3.75
Chicago Booth | Mr. US Army Veteran
GMAT 710, GPA 3.7
Stanford GSB | Mr. Techie Teacher
GMAT 760, GPA 3.80
Ross | Mr. Operational Finance
GMAT 710, taking again, GPA 3
Stanford GSB | Ms. S & H
GMAT 750, GPA 3.47
Columbia | Ms. Cybersecurity
GRE 322, GPA 3.7
Kellogg | Mr. Multinational Strategy
GRE 305, GPA 3.80
Kellogg | Mr. Defense Contractor
GMAT 730, GPA 3.2

Stanford Apps Down 8.9%; Fewer Women

Stanford’s Class of 2013 versus Classes of 2012-2010

CharacteristicClass of 2013Class of 2012Class of 2011Class of 2010
Class Size396389385370
Applications6,6187,2047,5366,575
Women35%39%34%36%
International38%37%33%34%
U.S. Minority29%23%21%24%
Work Experience4 years4 years4 years3.9 years
Work Exp. Range0-180-130-210-11
GMAT Average731728730*730*
GMAT Range530-790580-790540-800530-790
TOEFL Average111113112280
TOEFL Range100-119101-119104-120253-287
Countries Represented56535353
Schools Represented154154151148
Undergraduate Majors:
Business20%19%17%19%
Engineering/Math35%31%36%35%
Humanities45%50%47%46%
Pre-MBA Work:
Consulting16%20%20%17%
Finance28%26%30%30%
Non-Profit13%8%9%11%
High Tech10%8%6%9%

Source: Stanford Graduate School of Business School Profiles.

Notes: TOEFL scores and ranges are Internet-based as of the Class of 2011. GMAT average for 2011 and 2010 not readily available. Median scores used for those years. Engineering and Math category for undergraduate majors includes natural sciences, while humanities category includes social sciences. Finance category in pre-MBA work includes private equity and venture capital; non-profit includes military and government.

DON’T MISS: HARVARD CLASS OF 2013 PROFILE or WHARTON CLASS OF 2013 PROFILE

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.