Harvard | Mr. Tech Risk
GMAT 750, GPA 3.6
Chicago Booth | Mr. Whitecoat Businessman
GMAT 740, GPA Equivalent to 3(Wes) and 3.4(scholaro)
Columbia | Mr. Developing Social Enterprises
GMAT 750, GPA 3.75
IU Kelley | Mr. Advertising Guy
GMAT 650, GPA 3.5
Wharton | Ms. Strategy & Marketing Roles
GMAT 750, GPA 9.66/10
Rice Jones | Mr. Tech Firm Product Manager
GRE 320, GPA 2.7
MIT Sloan | Ms. Digital Manufacturing To Tech Innovator
GMAT 720, GPA 3.4
Cornell Johnson | Mr. Healthcare Corporate Development
GMAT 740, GPA 3.5
Yale | Mr. Education Management
GMAT 730, GPA 7.797/10
Columbia | Mr. Neptune
GMAT 750, GPA 3.65
Darden | Ms. Education Management
GRE 331, GPA 9.284/10
Columbia | Mr. Confused Consultant
GMAT 710, GPA 3.2
Yale | Mr. Lawyer Turned Consultant
GMAT 730, GPA 3.7
Harvard | Ms. 2+2 Trader
GMAT 770, GPA 3.9
Harvard | Mr Big 4 To IB
GRE 317, GPA 4.04/5.00
Stanford GSB | Ms. Engineer In Finance – Deferred MBA
GRE 332, GPA 3.94
Chicago Booth | Mr. Corporate Development
GMAT 740, GPA 3.2
UCLA Anderson | Mr. Second Chance In The US
GMAT 760, GPA 2.3
Harvard | Ms. Big 4 M&A Manager
GMAT 750, GPA 2:1 (Upper second-class honours, UK)
Harvard | Mr. Harvard 2+2, Chances?
GMAT 740, GPA 3.2
Harvard | Mr. Billion Dollar Startup
GRE 309, GPA 6.75/10
Harvard | Mr. Comeback Kid
GMAT 770, GPA 2.8
Wharton | Ms. Negotiator
GMAT 720, GPA 7.9/10
Duke Fuqua | Mr. IB Back Office To Front Office/Consulting
GMAT 640, GPA 2.8
Harvard | Mr. Marine Pilot
GMAT 750, GPA 3.98
MIT Sloan | Ms. Physician
GRE 307, GPA 3.3
Wharton | Ms. Globetrotting Trader
GMAT 720, GPA 3.7

The Top 100 U.S. MBA Programs of 2011

The 2011 Poets&Quants Ranking of the Best MBA Programs in the U.S.

2011 P&Q Rank & School Index 2010 Rank BW Forbes U.S. News FT Econ
1. Harvard Business School Boston, MA 100.0 1 2 1 2 2 4
2. Stanford GSB Stanford, CA 98.8 2 5 2 1 3 7
3. Chicago (Booth) Chicago, IL 98.5 3 1 3 5 6 2
4. UPenn (Wharton) Philadelphia, PA 98.0 4 3 4 4 1 10
5. Columbia New York, NY 95.0 5 9 5 9 4 6
5. MIT (Sloan) Cambridge, MA 95.0 8 10 10 3 5 8
7. Northwestern (Kellogg) Evanston, IL 94.9 7 4 7 5 11 12
8. Dartmouth (Tuck) Hanover, NH 93.6 6 14 6 7 9 1
9. Berkeley (Haas) Berkeley, CA 92.3 9 8 13 7 13 5
10. Duke (Fuqua) Durham, NC 91.6 10 6 12 12 10 13
11. Virginia (Darden) Charlottesville, VA 90.3 11 11 9 13 20 3
12. Michigan (Ross) Ann Arbor, MI 89.2 13 7 14 14 12 19
13. Cornell (Johnson) Ithaca, NY 89.0 15 13 8 16 14 15
14. Yale School of Mgt. New Haven, CT 88.4 14 21 11 10 8 16
15. New York (Stern) New York, NY 88.3 12 18 18 10 7 9
16. UCLA (Anderson) Los Angeles, CA 85.0 17 17 20 14 15 17
17. Carnegie Mellon (Tepper) Pittsburgh, PA 83.8 16 15 23 18 19 11
18. UNC (Kenan-Flagler) Chapel Hill, NC 81.7 18 16 16 19 30 28
19. Texas-Austin (McCombs) Austin, TX 81.3 19 25 17 17 24 20
20. Emory (Goizueta) Atlanta, GA 80.1 20 22 22 23 16 18
21. Indiana (Kelley) Bloomington, IN 76.2 21 19 27 23 38 23
22. USC (Marshall) Los Angeles, CA 73.6 22 26 39 21 34 14
23. Georgetown (McDonough) Washington, DC 73.2 23 33 35 25 17 26
24. Wisconsin-Madison Madison, WI 71.5 30 34 29 28 31 27
25. Vanderbilt (Owen) Nashville, TN 71.1 28 37 33 28 25 21

Notes: The rankings for The Financial Times and The Economist are for U.S. ratings, not those publications’ global or North American regional rankings.

(See next page for schools ranked 26 through 50)