INSEAD | Mr. INSEAD Hopeful
GMAT -, GPA 2.9
Columbia | Mr. Global Healthcare
GMAT 740, GPA 4.0
Stanford GSB | Mr. Airline Developer
GMAT 710 (planning a retake), GPA 3.48
HEC Paris | Ms Journalist
GRE -, GPA 3.5
Kellogg | Mr. Innovator
GRE 300, GPA 3.75
Stanford GSB | Ms. Social Impact To Tech
GMAT -, GPA 3.5
Tuck | Mr. First Gen Student
GMAT 740, GPA 3.0
Harvard | Mr. First Gen Consultant
GMAT 710, GPA 4.0 (First Class Honours)
Harvard | Mr. Big 4 Auditor
GMAT 740, GPA 3.55
Stanford GSB | Mr. JD Explorer
GRE 340, GPA 3.5
Georgetown McDonough | Mr. Automotive Project Manager
GMAT 680, GPA 3.5
NYU Stern | Mr. Honor Roll Student
GRE 320, GPA 3.1
Stanford GSB | Ms. Healthtech Venture
GMAT 720, GPA 3.5
Chicago Booth | Mr. Bank AVP
GRE 322, GPA 3.22
UCLA Anderson | Ms. Apparel Entrepreneur
GMAT 690, GPA 3.2
MIT Sloan | Mr. AI & Robotics
GMAT 750, GPA 3.7
Tuck | Mr. Liberal Arts Military
GMAT 680, GPA 2.9
Stanford GSB | Mr. Social Entrepreneur
GRE 328, GPA 3.0
Wharton | Mr. Industry Switch
GMAT 760, GPA 3.95
Stanford GSB | Mr. Irish Consultant
GMAT 710, GPA 3.7
McCombs School of Business | Mr. Marine Executive Officer
GRE 322, GPA 3.28
Harvard | Ms. Developing Markets
GMAT 780, GPA 3.63
Harvard | Mr. Policy Player
GMAT 750, GPA 3.4
Wharton | Mr. Future Non-Profit
GMAT 720, GPA 8/10
Duke Fuqua | Mr. Tough Guy
GMAT 680, GPA 3.3
Harvard | Mr. CPPIB Strategy
GRE 329 (Q169 V160), GPA 3.6
Harvard | Mr. Defense Engineer
GMAT 730, GPA 3.6

Top Feeder Colleges To Stanford B-School

 Top Feeder Colleges for Stanford Graduate School of Business Class of 2013

Stanford GSB Top Feeder CollegesEstimated % of Class of 2013Estimated Number in ClassNumber Found in LinkedIn
  1. Stanford University7.4%3020
  2. UPenn6.3%2517
  3. Yale University5.9%2316
  4. Harvard College5.2%2114
  5. University of Virginia3.0%128
  6. Dartmouth College2.6%107
  6. UC-Berkeley2.6%107
  6. Indian Institute of Tech2.6%107
  9. Duke University2.2%96
  9. Univ. of Texas-Austin2.2%96
11. Princeton1.9%75
11. MIT1.9%75
11. Northwestern University1.9%75
11. UCLA1.9%75
15. Cornell1.5%64
16. Brown1.1%43
16. U.S. Military Academy1.1%43
16. UNC-Chapel Hill1.1%43
16. Peking University1.1%43
16. New Economic School1.1%43
21. Brigham Young0.7%32
21. Cambridge University0.7%32
21. Columbia University0.7%32
21. Haverford0.7%32
21. Rice University0.7%32
21. Wellesley0.7%32
21. Williams0.7%32
21. Univ. of New South Wales0.7%32
21. University of Notre Dame0.7%32

Source: These numbers for Stanford’s Graduate School of Business’ Class of 2013 are calculated from LinkedIn, Facebook and other online sources, including employer websites. The educational backgrounds of 269 of the 397 enrolled students were confirmed by Poets&Quants using Internet searches. The estimate of students with work experience at a specific firm is based on the percentage of the confirmed sample who have worked for that employer.

 

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.