Kellogg | Mr. Safety Guy
GMAT 720, GPA 3.3
Darden | Mr. Military Communications Officer
GRE Not taken yet, GPA 3.4
Kellogg | Mr. Danish Raised, US Based
GMAT 710, GPA 10.6 out of 12
Georgetown McDonough | Mr. Navy Vet
GRE 310, GPA 2.6
MIT Sloan | Mrs. Company Leader
GMAT 760, GPA 2.92
Yale | Mr. Gay Social Scientist
GMAT 740, GPA 2.75 undergrad, 3.8 in MS
Kellogg | Ms. Retail To Technology
GMAT 670, GPA 3.8
Harvard | Mr. Aspiring FinTech Entrepreneur
GMAT 750, GPA 3.9
Stanford GSB | Mr. Fill In The Gaps
GRE 330, GPA 3.21
INSEAD | Mr. Behavioral Changes
GRE 336, GPA 5.8/10
McCombs School of Business | Mr. Texas Recruiter
GMAT 770, GPA 3.04
USC Marshall | Mr. Strategy Consultant
GMAT 730, GPA 4.0
UCLA Anderson | Ms. Qualcomm Quality
GMAT 660, GPA 3.4
HEC Paris | Mr. Introverted Dancer
GMAT 720, GPA 4.0
Berkeley Haas | Mr. Entertainment Agency
GMAT 750, GPA 3.8
Chicago Booth | Mr. Quant
GMAT 750, GPA 3.7
Ross | Mr. Top 25 Hopeful
GMAT 680, GPA 3.3
Berkeley Haas | Mr. Well-Traveled Nonprofit Star
GRE 322, GPA 3.0
Wharton | Mr. MBA When Ready
GMAT 700 (expected), GPA 3.3
London Business School | Mr. Low Undergrad GPA
GMAT 760, GPA 65/100 (1.0)
Chicago Booth | Ms. Hotel Real Estate
GMAT 730, GPA 3.75
Chicago Booth | Mr. EduTech
GRE 337, GPA 3.9
Columbia | Mr. Infra-Finance
GMAT 710, GPA 3.68
Duke Fuqua | Mr. Vigor
GMAT 740, GPA 3.0
Berkeley Haas | Mr. Hanging By A Thread
GMAT 710, GPA 3.8
Harvard | Ms. Comeback Kid
GMAT 780, GPA 2.6
London Business School | Mr. Family Investment Fund
GMAT 790, GPA 3.0

What The Class of 2012 Made This Year

What MBAs At Leading Business Schools Made This Year

 

School2012 Median SalaryPost-MBA Pay HIke20112010
  1. Stanford GSB$125,00038.9%$125,000$120,000
  2. Harvard$120,00033.3%$120,000$110,000
  2. UPenn (Wharton)$120,00033.3%$120,000$110,000
  4. MIT Sloan$118,50048.1%$119,000$110,000
  5. Chicago (Booth)$115,00053.4%$107,000$102,000
  6. Northwestern (Kellogg)$115,00045.6%$110,000$105,000
  6. Dartmouth (Tuck)$115,00077.7%$110,000$105,000
  8. UC-Berkeley (Haas)$115,00059.7%$111,000$110,000
  9. Duke (Fuqua)$110,00083.3%$101,400$100,000
  9. Michigan (Ross)$110,00080.3%$103,000$100,000
  9. Columbia$110,00037.5%$110,000$100,000
12. Virginia (Darden)$105,00059.1%$100,000$100,000
12. Carnegie Mellon (Tepper)$105,000101.9%$100,000$95,000
14. UCLA (Anderson)$103,50066.9%$100,000$100,000
15. USC (Marshall)$100,00053.8%$96,000$94,000
16. Cornell (Johnson)$100,00066.7%$100,000$96,000
16. Emory (Goizueta)$100,000100%$100,000$90,000
16. UNC (Kenan-Flagler)$100,000122.2%$100,000$95,000
16. Texas-Austin (McCombs)$100,00055.0%$100,000$95,000
16. NYU (Stern)$100,00048.4%$100,000$100,000
16. Yale$100,00060.2%$100,000$100,000
22. Notre Dame (Mendoza)$99,500148.8%$93,500$90,000
23. Indiana (Kelley)$99,500119.6%$95,000$90,000
24. Minnesota (Carlson)$97,505132.2%$95,507$90,000
25. Rice (Jones)$95,00097.9%$95,000$95,000
26. Brigham Young (Marriott)$94,05080.9%$92,000$88,550
27. Georgia Tech (Scheller)$94,00050.0%$90,000$85,020
28. Texas A&M (Mays)$93,50060.6%$85,000$85,000
29. SMU (Cox)$90,00050.0%$82,400$81,000
30. Michigan State (Broad)$86,700268.6%$87,500$86,200

 

Source: Bloomberg BusinessWeek as reported by schools

DON’T MISS: WHAT HARVARD MBAS MADE THIS YEAR or 2011′s HIGHEST PAID MBAS

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.