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Yale School of Management

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The Yale School of Management (SOM) is located near the center of Yale University’s campus in New Haven, Connecticut. One of the smaller leading MBA programs in terms of class size, hallmarks of Yale SOM include its close-knit student body and its multidisciplinary approach to business education. In addition, students at the school benefit from a high degree of integration with Yale University as a whole and have the ability to take elective courses across the university. Yale SOM’s MBA program is known for its high placement of graduates into jobs in the nonprofit sector and its finance focus. This is just the introduction!  Learn more about Yale SOM in the FREE Clear Admit School Snapshot, available for immediate download in the Clear Admit Shop.

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Current State

10/23/2014

Round 1 decisions will be released on December 8, 2014. Meanwhile the deadline for Round 2 will be on January 8, 2015. 

Basic Stats

MEAN GMAT717
MEAN GPA3.55
CLASS SIZE249
% FEMALE35%

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