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Real Numbers of MBA Admissions: Average GMAT Scores at Top U.S. MBA Programs

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See where your GMAT score lands among the top U.S. MBA programs, as we report the average GMAT scores in the chart below. If you have yet to take the GMAT, you can also get a sense of what score you need to target. Business school admissions use the GMAT score as a sign of applicants’ academic abilities and a high score can help you stand out in admissions. Also, average GMAT scores play a role in schools’ rankings.

Review the average GMAT scores for your b-schools in the U.S. below.

U.S. School Avg. GMAT
Arizona State University W.P. School of Business 684
Carnegie Mellon University Tepper School of Business 702
Columbia Business School 729
Cornell University SC Johnson Graduate School of Management (2 Year Program) 710*
Dartmouth College Tuck School of Business 726
Duke University Fuqua School of Business 680-760**
Emory University Goizueta School of Business 700
Georgetown University McDonough School of Business 697
Georgia Tech Scheller College of Business 690
Harvard Business School 730*
The Haslam College of Business at University of Tennessee–Knoxville 680
Indiana University Kelley School of Business 679
MIT Sloan School of Management 730*
Northwestern University Kellogg School of Management 729
NYU Stern School of Business 733
Ohio State University Max M. Fisher College of Business 673
Owen Graduate School of Business of Vanderbilt University 690
Rice University Jones Graduate School of Business 702
Stanford GSB 737
UC Berkeley Haas School of Business 729
UCLA Anderson School of Management 711
University of Chicago Booth School of Business 729
University of Georgia Terry College of Business 672
University of Michigan Stephen M. Ross School of Business 720
University of Minnesota Curtis L. Carlson School of Management 690*
University of North Carolina Kenan-Flagler Business School 706
University of Rochester Simon Business School 610-720**
USC Marshall School of Business 732
UT Austin McCombs School of Business 706
UVA Darden School of Business 720
UW Foster School of Business 710*
Washington University in St. Louis Olin Business School 670
The Wharton School 733
Yale School of Management 725*

*Median GMAT score.
**80% GMAT range reported.

The chart of Real Numbers of MBA Admissions: Average GMAT Scores at Top U.S. MBA Programs represents the scores for the MBA Class of 2024.

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