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Candidate:

Mr. Aero Software ENG

About Me:

I started in aerospace and worked in different engineering disciplines. I became interested in software development and gained programming skills by teaching myself. I am now a senior software developer. I have experience leading engineering teams and have led technology innovation projects.

Details:

Undergrad School: University of Washington

Undergrad Major: Aerospace Engineering

GPA: 3.3

GRE: 312

Age: 30,  Ethnicity: White

Other Degree/Certification: Master of Science in Aeronautics & Astronautics (3.4 gpa)

School Name: University of Washington

Extracurriculars:

Work History:

Title: Various Aero/Mechanical Engineering Positions

Industry: Aerospace

Company: Fortune 500

Length of Employment: 7 yrs

Title: Senior Software Developer

Industry: Aerospace

Company: Fortune 500

Length of Employment: 2 yrs

Post MBA Goal:

Pursue a management path at a top technology company.

Schools:

Target School: Harvard

Status: Open

Considering: Columbia, Chicago Booth

Odds:

The Experts Rate The Odds At: 5%

  • John A. Byrne, P&Q Founder & Editor-In-Chief | Odds Assessment: 5%

    A self-taught software developer? I’m super impressed. Heck, I am challenged in taking full advantage of idiot-proof software programs. As much as I like what you have accomplished, I also have to say you are aiming very high with HBS on the basis of this profile. Let me explain why. Your 3.3 GPA is below the class average of 3.7 for HBS. What’s more, it is from a non-selective public university which accepts 49% of its applicants (by the way, I think the University of Washington is a superb place to get an education, but in Harvard’s MBA Class of 2020 there was not a single graduate with a U-Dub degree). Your 312 GRE score is well below the 326 class average (which you can …

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