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Source:
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Kaplan Business School Admissions Ofcer Survey, August 2009.
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USNews.com Best Business Schools Rankings, 2010.
wharton 714
london business school 697
harvard 720
insead 700
nyu (stern) 717
columbia 709
ie business school 680
stanford 726
School
Average
GMAT Score
What Score Do You Need?
44% of admissions ofcers say that a low GMAT score is
an application killer.
1
The top 25 business schools only accept 22% of applicants.
2
The average GMAT score is around 540. The latest U.S. News
& World Report guide notes that the top 30 programs have an
average GMAT score of at least 660 (82
nd
percentile).
2
Every 10-point increase in your GMAT score can mean another
$
5,000 in your starting salary out of business school.
2
Lets consider the facts:
A high GMAT score
is critical to your future.
Heres why: Business schools use the GMAT
to measure applicants in a standard way.
Admissions committees use your score as
a predictor of your success in the rst year
of their M.B.A. program.
Analytical Writing
Assessment (AWA) Section
Quantitative Section
60 minutes
Two 30-minute essays
Tests analysis of an issue
and analysis of an argument
A score ranging from 0-6 in
increments of 0.5. Its separate
from the overall score.
75 minutes
37 multiple choice
questions
Tests data sufciency
and problem solving
What is it?
75 minutes
41 questions
Tests reading comprehension,
critical reasoning, and sentence
correction
A subscore ranging from
0-60, part of the overall
score of 200-800.
How is it
scored?
Verbal Section
A subscore ranging from
0-60, part of the overall
score of 200-800.
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