Harvard | Mr. Tech Start-Up
GMAT 720, GPA 3.52
Darden | Ms. Inclusive Management
GRE 313, GPA 2.9
Stanford GSB | Mr. Mountaineer
GRE 327, GPA 2.96
Harvard | Mr. MedTech Startup
GMAT 740, GPA 3.80
Stanford GSB | Mr. SpaceX
GMAT 740, GPA 3.65
Harvard | Ms. Comeback Kid
GMAT 780, GPA 2.6
Stanford GSB | Mr. Failed Entrepreneur
GMAT 750, GPA 3.7
Stanford GSB | Mr. Latin American
GMAT 770, GPA 8 of 10
Columbia | Mr. Oil & Gas
GMAT 710, GPA 3.37
Yale | Mr. Yale Hopeful
GMAT 750, GPA 2.9
Stanford GSB | Mr. Nuclear Vet
GMAT 770, GPA 3.86
Harvard | Mr. Deferred Admission
GRE 329, GPA 3.99
NYU Stern | Mr. NYC Consultant
GRE 327, GPA 3.47
NYU Stern | Mr. Brolic Bro
GRE 305, GPA 3.63
Tuck | Mr. Running To The Future
GMAT 720, GPA 3.5
Rice Jones | Mr. Simple Manufacturer
GRE 320, GPA 3.95
Stanford GSB | Mr. JD To MBA
GRE 326, GPA 3.01
Kellogg | Mr. Pro Sports MGMT
GMAT GMAT Waived, GPA 3.78
Berkeley Haas | Mr. Real Estate Developer
GMAT 740, GPA 3.12
Tuck | Mr. Mega Bank
GMAT 720, GPA 3.3
London Business School | Mr. Commercial Lawyer
GMAT 700, GPA 3.7
McCombs School of Business | Mr. Microsoft Consultant
GMAT N/A, GPA 2.31
Columbia | Mr. MD/MBA
GMAT 670, GPA 3.77
Harvard | Ms. Tech Impact
GMAT 730, GPA 3.8
Harvard | Mr. Data & Strategy
GMAT 710 (estimate), GPA 3.4
INSEAD | Mr. Dreaming Civil Servant
GMAT 700, GPA 3.2
Tuck | Mr. Tech PM
GMAT 710, GPA 3.3

Handicapping Your Elite MBA Odds

Our Most Recent Handicapping Episodes

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A 25-Year-Old Woman in Sales & Marketing IT at General Motors

Stats: 165 Quant/165 Verbal, 3.2 GPA, 5 Years Work Experience

Target Schools: Wharton, Yale SOM, Haas, Ross, Darden, Anderson, Fuqua & Johnson

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A 27-Year-Old Indian Male Analyst for a Hedge Fund

Stats: 790 GMAT, 3.2 GPA, 4 Years Work Experience

Target Schools: HBS, Stanford, Wharton, Kellogg, Booth, Sloan, Columbia

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A 33-Year-Old Korean Entrepreneur & Former Venture Capitalist

Stats: 730-760 GMAT, 3.97 GPA, 4 Years Work Experience

Target Schools: HBS, Stanford, Wharton, Sloan, Booth, Haas, Yale SOM

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A 27-Year-Old Asian American Wealth Advisor for Guardian Life

Stats: 680 GMAT, 3.5 GPA, 5 Years Work Experience

Target Schools: Kellogg, Ross, Fuqua, Darden, Stern, Anderson, Johnson

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A White Female Actuarial Analyst for the American Automobile Association

Stats: 166 Quant/167 Verbal GRE, 3.64 GPA, 4 Years Work Experience

Target Schools: Booth, Kellogg, Ross, IE Business School

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A 26-Year-Old Controller for a Rust Belt Manufacturing Company in the Midwest

Stats: 760 GMAT, 3.5 GPA, 5 Years Work Experience

Target Schools: HBS, Stanford, Wharton, Kellogg, Columbia, Haas & Tuck

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An Asian-American Consultant At Deloitte

Stats: 770 GMAT, 3.95 GPA, 4 Years Work Experience

Target Schools: HBS, Wharton, Sloan, Columbia & Haas

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A 30-Year-Old U.S. Army Company Commander

Stats: 750 GMAT, 4.1 GPA, 8 Years Work Experience

Target Schools: HBS, Stanford, Kellogg, Booth & McCombs

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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.