Harvard | Mr. Croda International
GMAT 710, GPA 3.8
Chicago Booth | Mr. High GRE Low GPA
GRE 332, GPA 3.2
Harvard | Mr. French In Japan
GMAT 720, GPA 14,3/20 (French Scale), Top 10%
Harvard | Mr. Healthcare IT
GMAT 730, GPA 3.4
MIT Sloan | Mr. Auto Engineer
GRE 323, GPA 8.08/10
Harvard | Mr. Government Entrepreneur
GMAT 770, GPA 8.06/10
Cornell Johnson | Mr. Startup Experience
GMAT 700, GPA 8.1/10
Harvard | Mr. Strategy Consultant Middle East
GMAT 760, GPA 3.4
Wharton | Mr. MedTech PM
GMAT 770, GPA 3.58
MIT Sloan | Ms. Technology And Tax
GMAT Waiver at MIT, GPA 3.42
Kellogg | Mr. Sick To Fit
GMAT 730, GPA 3.5
NYU Stern | Ms. Indian PC
GRE 328, GPA 3.2
Wharton | Mr. Chemical Engineering Dad
GMAT 710, GPA 3.50
Kellogg | Mr. Energy Strategy Consultant
GMAT 740, GPA 2.4 undergrad, 3.7 Masters of Science
Harvard | Mr. Low GPA Ex-MBB
GMAT 750, GPA 3.0
Tuck | Mr. Energy Saver
GMAT 760, GPA 8.98/10.0
Chicago Booth | Mr. Sustainable Minimalist
GMAT 712, GPA 7.3
Wharton | Mr. Non-Profit Researcher
GMAT 730, GPA 3.6
Kellogg | Mr. Another Strategy Consultant
GMAT 720, GPA 5.5/10
Harvard | Mr. Med Device Manufacturing
GRE 326, GPA 2.9
Columbia | Mr. Consultant Transitioning To Family Venture
GMAT 740, GPA 3.6
Wharton | Mr. First Generation College Graduate
GRE 324, GPA Low
Berkeley Haas | Ms. Want To Make An Impact
GMAT 710, GPA 3.7
Columbia | Mr. Pharmacy District Manager
GMAT 610, GPA 3.2
Ross | Mr. Military To Corporate
GRE 326, GPA 7.47/10
Harvard | Mr Big 4 To IB
GRE 317, GPA 4.04/5.00
Kellogg | Mr. Tech Consultant
GMAT 720, GPA 3.9

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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