Harvard | Mr. Overrepresented MBB Consultant (2+2)
GMAT 760, GPA 3.95
Stanford GSB | Mr. Startup Guy
GMAT 760, GPA 3.3
Rice Jones | Mr. Tech Firm Product Manager
GRE 320, GPA 2.7
Harvard | Mr. Billion Dollar Startup
GRE 309, GPA 6.75/10
Chicago Booth | Mr. Mexican Central Banker
GMAT 730, GPA 95.8/100 (1st in class)
Harvard | Mr. Comeback Kid
GMAT 770, GPA 2.8
Harvard | Mr. Tech Risk
GMAT 750, GPA 3.6
Chicago Booth | Mr. Corporate Development
GMAT 740, GPA 3.2
Wharton | Ms. Strategy & Marketing Roles
GMAT 750, GPA 9.66/10
Harvard | Mr. Bomb Squad To Business
GMAT 740, GPA 3.36
Harvard | Mr. Big 4 To Healthcare Reformer
GRE 338, GPA 4.0 (1st Class Honours - UK - Deans List)
Foster School of Business | Mr. Corporate Strategy In Tech
GMAT 730, GPA 3.32
IU Kelley | Mr. Advertising Guy
GMAT 650, GPA 3.5
Duke Fuqua | Mr. IB Back Office To Front Office/Consulting
GMAT 640, GPA 2.8
Yale | Mr. Lawyer Turned Consultant
GMAT 730, GPA 3.7
Chicago Booth | Mr. Whitecoat Businessman
GMAT 740, GPA Equivalent to 3(Wes) and 3.4(scholaro)
MIT Sloan | Ms. Digital Manufacturing To Tech Innovator
GMAT 720, GPA 3.4
Cornell Johnson | Mr. Healthcare Corporate Development
GMAT 740, GPA 3.5
Columbia | Mr. Developing Social Enterprises
GMAT 750, GPA 3.75
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
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
UCLA Anderson | Mr. Second Chance In The US
GMAT 760, GPA 2.3

B-Schools That Churn Out Consultants

Leading B-Schools For Applicants Who Want To Go Into Consulting

 

School                                      Percentage of Class of 2011 In   Consulting Conversion To   Consulting* Average Starting   Salary Average Sign-On Bonus
  1, Northwestern (Kellogg) 39.0% 70% $124,262 $24,406
  1, INSEAD 39.0% 50% $115,424 $21,539**
  3. London Business School  36.0% 33% $121,050 $26,044
  4. MIT (Sloan) 33.7% 47% $125,709 $22,304
  5. Dartmouth (Tuck) 33.0% 50% $126,000 $27,000
  6. Emory (Goizueta) 31.0% 68% $115,200 $23,121
  6. Oxford (Said) 31.0% 63% $109,198 NA
  8. Duke (Fuqua) 30.0% NA $124,150 $23,750
  9. Pennsylvania (Wharton) 29.1% 53% $125,000** $20.000**
10. Cornell (Johnson) 28.0% NA $115,100 $21,800
11. Chicago (Booth) 27.8% 62% $125,000** $20,000**
12. Michigan (Ross) 27.6% NA $124,355 $20,000**
13. UC-Berkeley (Haas) 27.1% 4% $126,853 $25,872
14. Stanford GSB 27.0% 59% $123,289 $24,216
15. Carnegie Mellon (Tepper) 24.6% NA $112,215 $20,516
16. Harvard Business School 24.0% 20% $125,000** $20.000**
17. Yale School of Management 23.0% NA $121,189 NA
18. Columbia Business School 22.3% -20% $125,000** $23,608**
19. Virginia (Darden) 20.0% 25% $123,652 $25,745
19. Texas-Austin (McCombs) 20.0% NA $118,900 $23,085
21. New York (Stern) 19.0% 58% $122,996 $26,010
22. Indiana (Kelley) 16.0% NA $102,660 NA
23. UCLA (Anderson) 15.3% 18% NA NA
24. UNC (Kenan-Flagler) 14.0% NA $117,266 $26,724

 

Source: School employment reports for the Class of 2011

Notes: All statistics for consulting industry, not consulting function which tends to be slightly higher. Conversion to consulting shows the percentage increase of students becoming consultants over the students who enter with consulting industry background ** Only median numbers available

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