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applied - GMAT retake? [#permalink] New post 10 Jan 2013, 03:18
Hi,

I applied in Round 2 in Stanford, Harvard, MIT and Columbia. My application is strong, especially in the work experience part. The only problem is I took the GMAT only once and only got a 680 (Q47, V35), and I had to use that score in my application.

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a) how strong chances do you think I have with that lowish score?
b) if I retake the GMAT on January 28th, do you think I could submit my new (higher) score to these schools? Would they accept it? I am sure I would score 700+

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Re: applied - GMAT retake? [#permalink] New post 14 Jan 2013, 01:08
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a) hmmm, can't really tell without seeing the rest of your profile... but with a 680, not very high, unless you have some exceptional aces in your sleeve (Columbia would be the easiest of the bunch though, though I suppose you will find out soon enough)
b) You can retake and it might help... The schools don't have to accept it as an official score, but from what I've seen they will definitely take it into consideration.
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