Harvard | Mr. Google Tech
GMAT 770, GPA 2.2
Stanford GSB | Mr. Blockchain
GMAT 760, GPA 3.9
Kenan-Flagler | Mr. Healthcare Provider
GMAT COVID19 Exemption, GPA 3.68
Kellogg | Ms. MBA For Social Impact
GMAT 720, GPA 3.9
Harvard | Mr. Low GPA Product Manager
GMAT 780, GPA 3.1
Chicago Booth | Mr. Controller & Critic
GMAT 750, GPA 6.61 / 7.00 (equivalent to 3.78 / 4.00)
Kellogg | Mr. PE Social Impact
GMAT Waived, GPA 3.51
MIT Sloan | Mr. International Impact
GRE 326, GPA 3.5
MIT Sloan | Mr. Energy Enthusiast
GMAT 730, GPA 8.39
Chicago Booth | Ms. Future CMO
GMAT Have Not Taken, GPA 2.99
Said Business School | Mr. Global Sales Guy
GMAT 630, GPA 3.5
N U Singapore | Mr. Just And Right
GMAT 700, GPA 4.0
Georgetown McDonough | Mr. International Youngster
GMAT 720, GPA 3.55
Columbia | Mr. Chartered Accountant
GMAT 730, GPA 2.7
Harvard | Mr. Spanish Army Officer
GMAT 710, GPA 3
Kellogg | Mr. Cancer Engineer
GRE 326, GPA 3.3
Chicago Booth | Mr. Financial Analyst
GMAT 750, GPA 3.78
Kellogg | Mr. CPA To MBA
GMAT Waived, GPA 3.2
Stanford GSB | Ms. Sustainable Finance
GMAT Not yet taken- 730 (expected), GPA 3.0 (Equivalent of UK’s 2.1)
MIT Sloan | Ms. International Technologist
GMAT 740, GPA 3.5
UCLA Anderson | Ms. Art Historian
GRE 332, GPA 3.6
Harvard | Mr. Harvard Hopeful
GMAT 740, GPA 3.8
Yale | Mr. Philanthropy Chair
GMAT Awaiting Scores (expect 700-720), GPA 3.3
Columbia | Mr. Startup Musician
GRE Applying Without a Score, GPA First Class
Chicago Booth | Ms. Entrepreneur
GMAT 690, GPA 3.5
Columbia | Mr. MGMT Consulting
GMAT 700, GPA 3.56
Harvard | Mr. Future Family Legacy
GMAT Not Yet Taken (Expected 700-750), GPA 3.0

Ranking Business School Reputations

Underperformers in U.S. News’ 2015 Business School Ranking

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
79805048Colorado (Leeds)3.23.2-29-32
84966765Bentley University (McCallum)2.92.9-17-31
91966765Oregon (Lundquist)2.92.9-24-31
101875058Claremont Graduate (Drucker)3.23-51-29
79926765Fordham2.92.9-12-27
88853158Thunderbird3.53-57-27
931006776Kentucky (Gatton)2.92.8-26-24
1041009376American U. (Kogod)2.72.8-11-24
56654142Babson (Olin)3.33.3-15-23
91966776University of Miami (FL)2.92.8-24-20
96766158Pepperdine (Graziadio)33-35-18
52654148Case Western (Weatherhead)3.33.2-11-17
70826765William & Mary (Mason)2.92.9-3-17
NA928176Illinois-Chicago (Liautaud)2.82.8NA-16
37413128Maryland College Park (Smith)3.53.5-6-13
44483434Arizona (Eller)3.43.4-10-14
52484134Georgia (Terry)3.33.4-11-14
79796765Syracuse (Whitman)2.92.9-12-14
44403428Purdue (Krannert)3.43.5-10-12
47352625Illinois3.63.6-21-10
86879376San Diego State2.72.87-11

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

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