Kellogg | Mr. Defense Engineer
GMAT 760, GPA 3.15
Cornell Johnson | Mr. Indian Dreamer
GRE 331, GPA 8.5/10
McCombs School of Business | Mr. Ernst & Young
GMAT 600 (hopeful estimate), GPA 3.86
Kellogg | Mr. Innovator
GRE 300, GPA 3.75
London Business School | Ms. Private Equity Angel
GMAT 660, GPA 3.4
Harvard | Mr. Defense Engineer
GMAT 730, GPA 3.6
Chicago Booth | Ms. Indian Banker
GMAT 740, GPA 9.18/10
Harvard | Ms. Developing Markets
GMAT 780, GPA 3.63
Yale | Ms. Biotech
GMAT 740, GPA 3.29
McCombs School of Business | Mr. Marine Executive Officer
GRE 322, GPA 3.28
Kellogg | Mr. Engineer Volunteer
GMAT 710, GPA 3.8
Stanford GSB | Ms. Global Empowerment
GMAT 740, GPA 3.66
Chicago Booth | Mr. Bank AVP
GRE 322, GPA 3.22
Harvard | Mr. Renewables Athlete
GMAT 710 (1st take), GPA 3.63
Stanford GSB | Mr. Infantry Officer
GRE 320, GPA 3.7
UCLA Anderson | Ms. Apparel Entrepreneur
GMAT 690, GPA 3.2
Harvard | Mr. Armenian Geneticist
GRE 331, GPA 3.7
Berkeley Haas | Mr. 1st Gen Grad
GMAT 740, GPA 3.1
Ross | Mr. Travelpreneur
GMAT 730, GPA 2.68
London Business School | Ms. Numbers
GMAT 730, GPA 3.5
IU Kelley | Mr. Fortune 500
GMAT N/A, GPA 2.2
N U Singapore | Mr. Naval Officer
GMAT 710, GPA 3.2
NYU Stern | Ms. Entertainment Strategist
GMAT Have not taken, GPA 2.92
INSEAD | Ms. Spaniard Consultant
GMAT 710, GPA 8.5/10.00
NYU Stern | Mr. Army Prop Trader
GRE 313, GPA 2.31
Chicago Booth | Mr. Unilever To MBB
GRE 308, GPA 3.8
Stanford GSB | Ms. Healthtech Venture
GMAT 720, GPA 3.5

Ranking Business School Reputations

U.S. News’ Top 20 Business Schools & Peer Assessments

2014 Overall Rank2015 Overall Rank2014 Peer Assessment Rank2015 Peer Assessment RankInstitution2014 Peer Assess-ment Score2015 Peer Assess-ment Score2014  Rank Discrep-ancy 2015 Rank Discrep-ancy
1111Harvard4.84.800
1111Stanford4.84.800
3111Penn (Wharton)4.84.8-20
6441Chicago (Booth)4.74.8-2-3
4545MIT (Sloan)4.74.700
4645Northwestern (Kellogg)4.74.70-1
7777California-Berkeley (Haas)4.64.600
8888Columbia4.54.400
99910Dartmouth (Tuck)4.34.301
10101212NYU (Stern)4.24.222
141198Michigan (Ross)4.34.4-5-3
12111212Virginia (Darden)4.24.201
13131212Yale4.24.2-1-1
1114910Duke (Fuqua)4.34.3-2-4
17151717Texas-Austin (McCombs)4402
14161512UCLA (Anderson)4.14.21-4
16171516Cornell (Johnson)4.14.1-1-1
19181817Carnegie Melon (Tepper)3.94-1-1
20191817North Carolina (Kenan Flagler)3.94-2-2
18202117Emory (Goizueta)3.843-3

(Source: U.S. News and World Report)

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