Kellogg | Mr. Maximum Impact
GMAT Waiver, GPA 3.77
Harvard | Mr. Finance
GMAT 750, GPA 3.0
Kellogg | Mr. Concrete Angel
GRE 318, GPA 3.33
Chicago Booth | Mr. Healthcare PM
GMAT 730, GPA 2.8
INSEAD | Mr. Product Manager
GMAT 740, GPA 63%
Kellogg | Ms. Sustainable Development
GRE N/A, GPA 3.4
UCLA Anderson | Mr. SME Consulting
GMAT 740, GPA 3.55 (as per WES paid service)
Chicago Booth | Mr. Unilever To MBB
GRE 308, GPA 3.8
Harvard | Mr. Defense Engineer
GMAT 730, GPA 3.6
Wharton | Mr. Future Non-Profit
GMAT 720, GPA 8/10
Harvard | Mr. Military Quant
GMAT 730, GPA 3.6
Harvard | Mr. Healthcare PE
GRE 340, GPA 3.5
Harvard | Ms. Female Sales Leader
GMAT 740 (target), GPA 3.45
Harvard | Mr. Renewables Athlete
GMAT 710 (1st take), GPA 3.63
Kellogg | Ms. Big4 M&A
GMAT 740, GPA 3.7
Duke Fuqua | Mr. Army Aviator
GRE 314, GPA 3.8
Harvard | Ms. Gay Techie
GRE 332, GPA 3.88
INSEAD | Mr. INSEAD Aspirant
GRE 322, GPA 3.5
Chicago Booth | Ms. Indian Banker
GMAT 740, GPA 9.18/10
MIT Sloan | Ms. Rocket Engineer
GMAT 710, GPA 3.9
Stanford GSB | Mr. Army Engineer
GRE 326, GPA 3.89
Duke Fuqua | Mr. Salesman
GMAT 700, GPA 3.0
Tuck | Mr. Liberal Arts Military
GMAT 680, GPA 2.9
Columbia | Mr. Energy Italian
GMAT 700, GPA 3.5
Duke Fuqua | Mr. Quality Assurance
GMAT 770, GPA 3.6
Harvard | Mr. African Energy
GMAT 750, GPA 3.4
NYU Stern | Ms. Luxury Retail
GMAT 730, GPA 2.5

Schools Accepting Lower GRE Scores

GREs vs. GMATs at Top Business School MBA Programs

 

School                       %          Average GRE                              Average GMAT
Duke (Fuqua)4%159 verbal, 156 quant, 4.5 AW690
Yale18%164 verbal, 162 quant, 4.8 AW717
Michigan5%159 verbal, 160 quant, 4.5 AW703
Cornell7%NA694
Texas13%161 verbal, 161 quant, 5.0 AW692
Emory3%NA677
Carnegie Mellon4%161 verbal, 156 quant, 4.0 AW693
UNC (Kenan-Flagler)9%157 verbal, 155 quant, 4.0 AW692
Washington (Olin)31%156 verbal, 153 quant, 4.1 AW698
Georgia Tech14%158 verbal, 158 quant, 4.5 AW678
Notre Dame12%160 verbal, 155 quant, 4.4 AW687
Vanderbilt23%153 verbal, 154 quant, 4.0 AW682
Wisconsin11%NA675

Source: Schools reporting to U.S. News & World Report

Notes: Column with % indicates the percentage of applicants who applied with a GRE score in the 2011-2012 academic year.

Source: Princeton Review

Source: Princeton Review

 

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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.