Yale: What is a good GMAT score to get into Yale School of Management?

May 6, 2012 in GMAT Scores, GMAT vs. GRE, School Profiles

Yale UniversityYale School of Management

“Our mission is to educate leaders for business and society…The intentions of our students to engage in a broad-minded business school community and to connect to a thriving university greatly influence the Yale MBA experience..” - Yale School of Management

Quick Facts:

Business School Rank:#10
Location:  New Haven, Connecticut
Size
: 475 enrolled
Average Age of New Entrants
: 28
Tuition
: $52,750 per year (full-time)
Website:
http://mba.yale.edu
Contact
: 203-432-5932 (phone); mba.admissions@yale.edu (email)

FAQs:

What is the average GMAT score for applicants accepted to the Yale School of Management?
The average GMAT score of applicants accepted to the Yale School of Management in 2011 was 719.  The GMAT range (10th-90th percentile) was 680-760.

Does the Yale School of Management accept the GMAT and the GRE?
Yes, the Yale School of Management accepts both the GMAT and the GRE for admission.

What is the average undergraduate GPA of applicants accepted to the Yale School of Management?
The average undergraduate GPA of applicants admitted to the Yale School of Management in 2011 was 3.52.  The undergraduate GPA range (10th-90th percentile) was 3.1-3.87.

What is the average starting salary and bonuses for graduates from the Yale School of Management?
The average base salary is $105,643.  On average, approximately 70 % of full-time graduates are employed at the time of graduation.  Approximately 91 % of full-time graduates of the class of 2011 were employed three months after graduation.

What programs are offered in addition to the traditional MBA?
Joint Degree Programs:

  • MBA/JD w/ Yale Law School
  • MBA/MEM or MBA/MF w/ Yale School of Forestry and Environmental studies
  • MBA/MPH w/ Yale School of Public Health
  • MBA/MD w/ Yale School of Medicine
  • MBA/MARCH w/ Yale School of Architecture
  • MBA/MFA w/ Yale School of Drama
  • MBA/MDIV or MBA/MAR w/ Yale Divinity School
  • MBa/MA in International Relations w/ Yale Graduate School of Arts and Sciences
  • MBA/PhD w/ Yale Graduate School of Arts and Sciences

For a full list of programs, including Ph.D and executive education, please visit the Yale School of Management website at http://mba.yale.edu/.

Is work experience expected? How much?
Full-time work experience is strongly encouraged, however, it is not a requirement for admission.  Incoming students have an average of three to five years of work experience before applying to business school.  There is a selective program for rising college seniors who want to apply directly to the Yale School of Management called the Silver Scholars Program that allows a handful of graduating seniors without any work experience to enroll immediately following graduation.

Sources: US News & World Report 2012 School Rankings –www.usnews.com; Yale School of Management – http://mba.yale.edu/