Wharton | Mr. Digi-Transformer
GMAT 680, GPA 4
Chicago Booth | Mr. Private Equity To Ed-Tech
GRE 326, GPA 3.4
Harvard | Mr. Military Banker
GMAT 740, GPA 3.9
Wharton | Mr. Real Estate Investor
GMAT 720, GPA 3.3
Harvard | Mr. Gay Singaporean Strategy Consultant
GMAT 730, GPA 3.3
Chicago Booth | Ms. CS Engineer To Consultant
GMAT 720, GPA 3.31
Ross | Ms. Packaging Manager
GMAT 730, GPA 3.47
Wharton | Mr. New England Hopeful
GMAT 730, GPA 3.65
Cornell Johnson | Mr. Electric Vehicles Product Strategist
GRE 331, GPA 3.8
Columbia | Mr. BB Trading M/O To Hedge Fund
GMAT 710, GPA 3.23
Columbia | Mr. Old Indian Engineer
GRE 333, GPA 67%
Harvard | Mr. Athlete Turned MBB Consultant
GMAT 720, GPA 3.4
Ross | Mr. Civil Rights Lawyer
GMAT 710, GPA 3.62
Stanford GSB | Mr. Co-Founder & Analytics Manager
GMAT 750, GPA 7.4 out of 10.0 - 4th in Class
Cornell Johnson | Ms. Environmental Sustainability
GMAT N/A, GPA 7.08
Cornell Johnson | Mr. Trucking
GMAT 640, GPA 3.82
Ross | Mr. Low GRE Not-For-Profit
GRE 316, GPA 74.04% First Division (No GPA)
Harvard | Mr. Marine Pilot
GMAT 750, GPA 3.98
Harvard | Mr. Climate
GMAT 720, GPA 3.4
Stanford GSB | Mr. Seeking Fellow Program
GMAT 760, GPA 3
Harvard | Mr. Army Intelligence Officer
GRE 334, GPA 3.97
Harvard | Ms. Data Analyst In Logistics
GRE 325, GPA 4
McCombs School of Business | Mr. Comeback Story
GRE 313, GPA 2.9
Cornell Johnson | Ms. Green Financing
GRE 325, GPA 3.82
Berkeley Haas | Mr. Bangladeshi Data Scientist
GMAT 760, GPA 3.33
Columbia | Mr. MD/MBA
GMAT 670, GPA 3.77
MIT Sloan | Mr. Marine Combat Arms Officer
GMAT 710, GPA 3.3

Stanford Again Tops P&Q’s 2020-2021 Ranking Of The Best MBAs


Stanford Graduate School of Business

Stanford Graduate School of Business earned top honors for the second consecutive year in Poets&Quants’ ranking of the best full-time MBA programs in the U.S.

The Definitive List Of The Top 100 U.S. MBA Programs of 2020-2021 — 1 to 25

The 2020-2021 annual Poets&Quants’ MBA ranking takes the five most influential lists from U.S. News, The Financial Times, Bloomberg Businessweek, Forbes and The Economist and combines them together using weights based on the soundness of each publication’s methodology. Bringing them together this way diminishes the anomalies that often crop up in a given year and also gives applicants a better sense of an overall school’s reputation and brand value. This year’s list uses Businessweek and The Economist‘s 2019 rankings due to pandemic disruptions. Ranks in parenthesis are year-earlier positions.

2020

Rank

School Name 2019 Rank Index US

News

Forbes Business

Week

Financial

Times

The Economist
#1 Stanford GSB 1 100.0 1 (2) 2 (2) 1 (1) 3 (1) 7 (5)
#2 Chicago (Booth) 2 99.2 3 (3) 1 (7) 4 (5) 6 (4) 1 (1)
#3 Pennsylvania (Wharton) 4 98.9 1 (1) 5 (1) 6 (2) 2 (3) 4 (4)
#4 Harvard Business School 3 98.3 6 (3) 4 (3) 3 (3) 1 (2) 2 (3)
#5 Northwestern (Kellogg) 5 97.5 3 (6) 3 (4) 10 (8) 7 (9) 3 (2)
#6 MIT (Sloan) 6 95.3 5 (3) 7 (8) 7 (4) 4 (5) 16 (14)
#7 Columbia Business School 7 94.2 8 (6) 7 (6) 9 (7) 5 (6) 12 (9)
#8 UC-Berkeley (Haas) 8 93.9 7 (6) 11 (9) 8 (6) 8 (7) 6 (10)
#9 Dartmouth (Tuck) 9 93.6 12 (12) 6 (5) 2 (19) 10 (10) 10 (10)
#10 Yale SOM 10 90.9 9 (9) 11 (13) 14 (11) 9 (8) 18 (12)
#11 Virginia (Darden) 11 90.3 11 (12) 13 (11) 5 (9) 12 (12) 13 (8)
#12 Cornell (Johnson) 13 89.7 15 (15) 9 (10) 11 (10) 14 (15) 11 (16)
#13 Michigan (Ross) 12 89.6 12 (10) 10 (12) 17 (18) 16 (16) 8 (6)
#14 Duke (Fuqua) 14 88.8 12 (10) 14 (14) 20 (15) 11 (11) 9 (13)
#15 New York (Stern) 16 88.2 10 (12) 20 (21) 13 (13) 13 (13) 14 (15)
#16 UCLA (Anderson) 15 87.9 16 (16) 16 (15) 12 (17) 15 (14) 5 (7)
#17 Carnegie Mellon (Tepper) 17 83.7 19 (17) 17 (18) 15 (12) 18 (18) 24 (26)
#18 Southern California (Marshall) 19 83.0 17 (17) 21 (33) 22 (13) 20 (23) 15 (21)
#19 North Carolina (Kenan-Flagler) 19 82.8 20 (19) 15 (16) 18 (23) 21 (16) 26 (23)
#20 Texas-Austin (McCombs) 18 82.7 18 (19) 18 (17) 21 (22) 22 (19) 20 (19)
#21 Washington (Foster) 21 81.0 20 (21) 23 (30) 16 (16) 27 (25) 17 (18)
#22 Emory (Goizueta) 22 79.3 22 (21) 22 (23) 23 (24) 26 (20) 21 (22)
#23 Indiana (Kelley) 23 79.2 23 (21) 19 (25) 25 (28) 23 (22) 27 (27)
#24 Georgetown (McDonough) 24 76.6 25 (24) 31 (35) 19 (20) 17 (17) 34 (32)
#25 Georgia Institute of Technology (Scheller) 26 75.4 27 (29) 28 (30) 24 (27) 28 (31) 19 (24)

Note: Ranks for both The Financial Times and The Economist surveys are U.S. only, not the overall global ranks.

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