Harvard | Ms. Analytical Leader
GMAT 760, GPA 3.9
Chicago Booth | Mr. Non-Profit Latino
GMAT 710, GPA 3.06
Darden | Mr. Financial World
GMAT 730, GPA 7.8
Cambridge Judge Business School | Ms. Story-Teller To Data-Cruncher
GMAT 700 (anticipated), GPA 3.5 (converted from Australia)
Kellogg | Mr. Operator
GMAT 740, GPA 4.17/4.3
Duke Fuqua | Mr. Air Force Vet
GRE 311, GPA 3.6
Kellogg | Mr. Engagement Manager
GMAT 700, GPA 3.2
London Business School | Mr. Family Investment Fund
GMAT 790, GPA 3.0
Columbia | Mr. M&A Analyst
GRE 323, GPA 3.4
Cornell Johnson | Mr. Top Performer
GMAT 730, GPA 3.3
Harvard | Mr. STEM Minor
GMAT 740, GPA 3.78
Harvard | Mr. Fresh Perspective
GRE 318, GPA 3.0
USC Marshall | Mr. Supply Chain Guru
GMAT GMAT Waiver, GPA 2.6
Wharton | Mr. MBA When Ready
GMAT 700 (expected), GPA 2.1
HEC Paris | Mr. Productivity Focused
GMAT 700, GPA 3.6
MIT Sloan | Mr. Energy Transition
GMAT 760, GPA 3.95
Harvard | Mr. Sommelier
GMAT 710, GPA 3.62
Kellogg | Ms. Strategic Photographer
GRE 318 (to retake), GPA 3.68
INSEAD | Ms. Social Business
GMAT 750, GPA 4.0
Berkeley Haas | Mr. Hanging By A Thread
GMAT 710, GPA 3.8
Harvard | Ms. Comeback Kid
GMAT 780, GPA 2.6
Harvard | Mr. MBB Latino Engineer
GMAT 710, GPA 3.75
Wharton | Mr. African Impact
GMAT 720, GPA 3.8
Harvard | Mr. Hedge Funder
GMAT 790, GPA 3.82
London Business School | Mr. College Dropout
GMAT 690, GPA NA
HEC Paris | Ms. Freelancer
GMAT 710, GPA 5.3
Stanford GSB | Mr. Healthcare AI
GRE 366, GPA 3.91

2013 U.S. News MBA Ranking

U.S. News & World Report’s 2013 MBA Ranking

2013 Rank & SchoolIndex2012 RankChange
26. USC (Marshall)67.021-5
27. Georgia Tech66.032+5
27. Ohio State (Fisher)66.025-2
27. Notre Dame (Mendoza)66.025-2
30. Arizona State (Carey)65.030
30. Brigham Young (Marriott)65.034+4
30. Rice (Jones)65.025-5
30. Vanderbilt (Owen)65.025-5
34. Wisconsin Business School64.025-9
35. Texas A&M63.032-3
36. Florida (Hough)61.044+8
37. Maryland (Smith)60.044+7
37. Rochester (Simon)60.037
37. Texas-Dallas60.037
40. Boston College (Carroll)58.037-3
40. Boston University58.037-3
40. UC-Davis58.036-4
43. Michigan State (Broad)57.044+1
44. Purdue (Krannert)56.042-2
44. Arizona (Eller)56.057+13
44. Iowa (Tippie)56.049+5
47. Illinois-Urbana-Champaign55.037-10
47. Wake Forest55.044-3
49. Penn State (Smeal)54.044-5
49. UC-Irvine (Merage)54.049

Source: U.S. News & World Report 2013 MBA ranking

(See following page for Schools Ranked 26-49 on U.S. News’ 2013 MBA Ranking)

2013 Rank & School                Index   2012 RankChange
26. USC (Marshall)67.021-5
27. Georgia Tech66.032+5
27. Ohio State (Fisher)66.025-2
27. Notre Dame (Mendoza)66.025-2
30. Arizona State (Carey)65.030
30. Brigham Young (Marriott)65.034+4
30. Rice (Jones)65.025-5
30. Vanderbilt (Owen)65.025-5
34. Wisconsin Business School64.025-9
35. Texas A&M63.032-3
36. Florida (Hough)61.044+8
37. Maryland (Smith)60.044+7
37. Rochester (Simon)60.037
37. Texas-Dallas60.037
40. Boston College (Carroll)58.037-3
40. Boston University58.037-3
40. UC-Davis58.036-4
43. Michigan State (Broad)57.044+1
44. Purdue (Krannert)56.042-2
44. Arizona (Eller)56.057+13
44. Iowa (Tippie)56.049+5
47. Illinois-Urbana-Champaign55.037-10
47. Wake Forest55.044-3
49. Penn State (Smeal)54.044-5
49. UC-Irvine (Merage)54.049

Source: U.S. News & World Report 2013 MBA ranking

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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.