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Ph.D in Marketing [#permalink] New post 09 Apr 2013, 07:08
Hi,

Please suggest me some good universities in US for PhD.

My stats:

* 2.4 GPA on a 4.0
* 4 years of experience(2 yrs as a marketing analyst in Accenture & 2 yrs as a marketing executive in a local firm)
* GMAT- 680


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Re: Ph.D in Marketing [#permalink] New post 09 Apr 2013, 12:27
Ritunjay wrote:
Hi,

Please suggest me some good universities in US for PhD.

My stats:

* 2.4 GPA on a 4.0
* 4 years of experience(2 yrs as a marketing analyst in Accenture & 2 yrs as a marketing executive in a local firm)
* GMAT- 680


Thanks!!


GPA might be a major issue depending on the specific school's metrics..what schools are you targeting?
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Re: Ph.D in Marketing [#permalink] New post 11 Apr 2013, 20:30
I am targeting:
1. Tepper
2. Tippie
3. Michigan State University
4. Texas A&M
5.Univ of Texas Dallas
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Re: Ph.D in Marketing [#permalink] New post 15 Apr 2013, 02:26
Yes, GPA will definitely be an issue here. Could be a show stopper. If you have any reasons for leading to a low'ish GPA, would be important to describe it to the admissions office. I would suggest you consider re-taking the GMAT and get over 700. Also, make sure you put enough effort into your personal statement. That'll give a good balance of credentials. Good luck!
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Re: Ph.D in Marketing [#permalink] New post 16 Apr 2013, 01:31
I do have a major reason for a low gpa.
Thanks for the advice.
By the way how much score will balance my gpa?
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Re: Ph.D in Marketing [#permalink] New post 16 Apr 2013, 02:32
700+ with a good and compelling personal statement and good references would form a nice balance :)
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