Stanford: What is a good GMAT score to get into the Stanford Graduate School of Business?

Stanford Graduate School of Business

“Our mission is to create ideas that deepen and advance our understanding of management and with those ideas to develop innovative, principled, and insightful leaders who change the world.” – Stanford Graduate School of Business

Quick Facts:

Business School Rank: #1
Location:  Stanford, California
Size
: 803 enrolled
Tuition
: $55,200 per year (full-time)
Website
: http://www.gsb.stanford.edu/
Contact
: 650.723.2766 (phone)

FAQs:

What is the average GMAT score for applicants accepted to Stanford Graduate School of Business?
The average GMAT score of applicants accepted to the Stanford Graduate School of Business in 2011 was 730.  The GMAT score range (10th – 90th percentile) for applicants in 2011 was 680-770.

Does the Stanford Graduate School of Business accept the GMAT and the GRE?
Yes, the Stanford Graduate School of Business accepts both the GMAT and the GRE for admission.

What is the average undergraduate GPA of applicants accepted to the Stanford Graduate School of Business?
The average undergraduate GPA of applicants admitted to the Stanford Graduate School of Business in 2011 was 3.70.  The GPA range (10th – 90th percentile) was 3.36-3.97.

What is the average starting salary and bonuses for graduates from the Stanford Graduate School of Business?
The average base salary is $127,189.  On average, approximately 76 % of full-time graduates are employed at the time of graduation.  Approximately 93 % of full-time graduates of the class of 2011 were employed three months after graduation.

What programs are offered in addition to the MBA?
Dual MBA Programs:

  • JD/MBA w/ Stanford Law School
  • MA Education / MBA w/ Stanford School of Education
  • MPP/MBA w/ Stanford School of Humanities & Sciences Public Policy Program
  • MS Environment & Resources / MBA w/ Stanford School of Earth Sciences’ Emmett Interdisciplinary Program in Environment and Resources

Stanford Sloan Master’s Program:

  • Sloan fellows, a mix of corporate-sponsored executives and self-funded individuals from a range of industries, complete a 12-month curriculum to obtain a Master of Science in Management degree upon successful completion of the program.

For a full listing of programs,  including Ph.D and executive education, please visit the Stanford Graduate School of Business website at http://www.gsb.stanford.edu/.

Is work experience expected? How much?
There is no minimum work experience required for entry to the MBA Program at the Stanford Graduate School of Business.  College seniors and recent college graduates are encouraged to apply, as are those with more work experience. In most cases, however, prior professional work experience is desirable before applying to business school.  College seniors who apply may also defer their admission for one to three years in order to gain professional work full-time work experience prior to enrolling.

Sources: US News & World Report School Rankings 2012 – www.usnews.com; Standford Graduate School of Business – www.gsb.stanford.edu
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