Yale | Mr. Army Infantry Officer
GMAT 730, GPA 2.83
MIT Sloan | Mr. Refinery Engineer
GMAT 700- will retake, GPA 3.87
Berkeley Haas | Ms. 10 Years Experience
GMAT To be taken, GPA 3.1
Stanford GSB | Mr. Singing Banking Lawyer
GMAT 720, GPA 110-point scale. Got 110/110 with honors
Yale | Ms. Social Impact AKS
GRE 315, GPA 7.56
Harvard | Mr. Political Consultant
GRE 337, GPA 3.85
Kellogg | Mr. Chief Product Officer
GMAT 740, GPA 77.53% (First Class with Distinction, Dean's List Candidate)
Said Business School | Mr. Across The Pond
GMAT 680, GPA 2.8
Wharton | Mr. Army & Consulting
GMAT 760, GPA 4.0
Berkeley Haas | Mr. 360 Consultant
GMAT 720, GPA 3.4
N U Singapore | Ms. Biomanager
GMAT 520, GPA 2.8
MIT Sloan | Mr. Low GPA Over Achiever
GMAT 700, GPA 2.5
Stanford GSB | Mr. Corp Finance
GMAT 740, GPA 3.75
Harvard | Mr. Improve Healthcare
GMAT 730, GPA 2.8
Berkeley Haas | Mr. Wake Up & Grind
GMAT 700, GPA 3.5
Darden | Mr. Fintech Nerd
GMAT 740, GPA 7.7/10
Stanford GSB | Mr. Minority Champ
GMAT 740, GPA 3.7
Darden | Mr. Senior Energy Engineer
GMAT 710, GPA 2.5
Harvard | Mr. Merchant Of Debt
GMAT 760, GPA 3.5 / 4.0 in Master 1 / 4.0 in Master 2
Stanford GSB | Mr. Indian Telecom ENG
GRE 340, GPA 3.56
Stanford GSB | Ms. East Africa Specialist
GMAT 690, GPA 3.34
Berkeley Haas | Mr. Hanging By A Thread
GMAT 710, GPA 3.8
Harvard | Mr. Nonprofit Social Entrepreneur
GMAT 740, GPA 3.7
Chicago Booth | Ms. Start-Up Entrepreneur
GRE 318 current; 324 intended, GPA 3.4
Duke Fuqua | Ms. Health Care Executive
GMAT 690, GPA 3.3
Harvard | Mr. Professional Boy Scout
GMAT 660, GPA 3.83
IU Kelley | Mr. Construction Manager
GRE 680, GPA 3.02

Why 53 Countries Beat The U.S. On The GMAT

Average GMAT Scores By Country & Number of 2012-2013 Exams Taken

 

Country                        Average GMAT     Exams Taken
  1. New Zealand608152
  2. Singapore605929
  3. Argentina591363
  3. Austria591326
  3. Belgium591359
  6. Australia590802
  6. United Kingdom5901,560
  8. Uruguay58748
  9. China58253.005
10. South Korea5814,527
11. Hungary580216
11. Switzerland580499
13. Spain5781,021
14. India57725,268
15. Romania576302
16. Belarus575110
17. Chile574476
18. Bulgaria572455
19. Czech Republic57184
20. Germany5704,018
21. Canada5656,500
21. Poland565295
23. Estonia56439
24. Honduras56281
25. Latvia56267
25. Ireland562257
27. Italy5611,919
28. Brazil5601,613
29. France5593,603
29. Portugal559575
31. Bermuda5588
31. Luxembourg55825
31. Macedonia55813
34. Mauritius55745
34. Slovenia55739
36. Liechtenstein5565
37. Armenia55467
38. Russian Federation5532,038
39. Serbia551154
40. Denmark550107
40. Lithuania55076
40. Turkey5501,340
43. Malaysia549381
44. Taiwan5483,183
45. Malta54710
46. Peru543539
47. Japan5422,710
47. Ukraine542436
47. Vietnam5421,310
50. Norway540284
51. Netherlands536965
51. Kyrgyzstan53641
53. Mali53318
54. United States53290,541

Source: GMAC 2013 Profile of GMAT Candidates

(See following page for average GMAT scores by country)

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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.