Progress on school rankings : The B-School Application
Check GMAT Club App Tracker for the Latest School Decision Releases http://gmatclub.com/AppTrack

 It is currently 08 Dec 2016, 08:24

### GMAT Club Daily Prep

#### Thank you for using the timer - this advanced tool can estimate your performance and suggest more practice questions. We have subscribed you to Daily Prep Questions via email.

Customized
for You

we will pick new questions that match your level based on your Timer History

Track

every week, we’ll send you an estimated GMAT score based on your performance

Practice
Pays

we will pick new questions that match your level based on your Timer History

# Events & Promotions

###### Events & Promotions in June
Open Detailed Calendar

# Progress on school rankings

Author Message
TAGS:

### Hide Tags

Founder
Affiliations: AS - Gold, HH-Diamond
Joined: 04 Dec 2002
Posts: 14235
Location: United States (WA)
GMAT 1: 750 Q49 V42
GPA: 3.5
Followers: 3652

Kudos [?]: 22434 [1] , given: 4450

New Idea: Schools Master Table - Community Project [#permalink]

### Show Tags

30 Jun 2009, 15:08
1
KUDOS
Expert's post
Originally posted here: how-to-attract-more-members-to-the-international-mba-forum-78286-40.html, the idea was to create a single thread that would hold as much info about schools as possible and use it as a reference. Here it is in action or I should say 10 schools out of that list put together as a trial run.

• Any info missing/should be removed?
• Should we continue investing effort into building it up or the current threads and format serve us fine?
• How would you rate this idea?

Schools are arranged in the order based on average of Business Week, The Economist, Financial Times, and US News...

 Global Business Schools Rankings and Comparison # School Name BW* E** FT US % Admtd Average GMAT Intnl % FinAid Class Size Work Exp Mean Age R1 R2 R3 R4 Essays Annual Tuition Annual Budjet School Site 1 Harvard Business School 2 12 3 1 12 720 33 74 901 3.5 26 October 1, 2009 January 19, 2010 April 8, 2010 3 rq $43.K$K Goto 2 Stanford University GSB 6 4 6 2 9 726 43 62 362 3.9 N/A October 7, 2009 January 06, 2010 April 07, 2010 3 rq $48K$76K Goto 3 London Business School 5 9 1 0 694 91 0 315 5.5 29 October 14, 2009 January 06, 2009 March 3, 2010 April 30, 2010 5 rq, 1 op $78K$35K Goto 4 University of Chicago: Booth 1 3 11 5 22 713 35 77 555 5 28 October 14, 2009 January 6, 2010 March 10, 2010 2 rq, 1 op, 1 presentaion $47K$78K Goto 5 IE Business School 2 10 6 29 685 89 29 286 4.5 29 $69K$40K Goto 6 University of Pennsylvania: Wharton 4 17 1 3 16 714 44 87 900 5.8 28 October 1, 2009 January 5, 2010 January 5, 2010 March 9, 2010 4 rq $44K$90K Goto 7 INSEAD 3 19 5 0 700 90 0 919 5.7 29 September 30, 2009 December 2, 2009 February 10, 2010 March 31, 2010 5 rq, 1 op $70K$99K Goto 8 Dartmouth College: Tuck 12 5 13 8 16 712 31 79 255 5.6 29 November 12 2008 January 07, 2009 April 01, 2009 4 rq, 1 op $45K$72K Goto 9 Columbia Business School 7 21 4 9 15 33 57 711 4.8 28 August 17, 2009 January 6, 2010 January 6, 2010 3 rq, 1 op $47K$75K Goto 10 MIT Sloan School of Management 9 18 9 5 15 708 36 71 383 4.8 28 October 27, 2009 January 12, 2010 3 rq $46K$75K Goto 11 Northwestern University: Kellogg 3 16 21 3 19 711 34 64 636 5.1 28 October 15, 2009 January 14, 2010 March 4, 2010 4 rq. $46K$73K Goto 12 HAAS UC Berkley 10 6 31 7 12 685 39 71 240 5.4 28 October 20, 2009 December 10, 2009 February 2, 2010 March 10, 2010 3 rq, 1op $K$64K Goto

* BW has separate rankings for us and non-us schools
** Only 2008 rankings are available at the moment
_________________

Founder of GMAT Club

US News Rankings progression - last 10 years in a snapshot - New!
Just starting out with GMAT? Start here...
Need GMAT Book Recommendations? Best GMAT Books

Co-author of the GMAT Club tests

GMAT Club Premium Membership - big benefits and savings

Last edited by bb on 30 Jun 2009, 23:18, edited 2 times in total.
 Economist GMAT Tutor Discount Codes Magoosh Discount Codes Optimus Prep Discount Codes
SVP
Status: Burning mid-night oil....daily
Joined: 07 Nov 2008
Posts: 2400
Schools: Yale SOM 2011 Alum, Kellogg, Booth, Tuck
WE 1: IB - Restructuring & Distressed M&A
Followers: 78

Kudos [?]: 733 [0], given: 548

Re: New Idea: Schools Master Table - Community Project [#permalink]

### Show Tags

30 Jun 2009, 15:20
_________________
Founder
Affiliations: AS - Gold, HH-Diamond
Joined: 04 Dec 2002
Posts: 14235
Location: United States (WA)
GMAT 1: 750 Q49 V42
GPA: 3.5
Followers: 3652

Kudos [?]: 22434 [0], given: 4450

Re: New Idea: Schools Master Table - Community Project [#permalink]

### Show Tags

30 Jun 2009, 15:26
nink wrote:

I think i need to make them stand out more or separate - right now the name of the school is the link to that thread.
And if you did not catch it - nobody else will.
_________________

Founder of GMAT Club

US News Rankings progression - last 10 years in a snapshot - New!
Just starting out with GMAT? Start here...
Need GMAT Book Recommendations? Best GMAT Books

Co-author of the GMAT Club tests

GMAT Club Premium Membership - big benefits and savings

Director
Joined: 26 Mar 2008
Posts: 652
Schools: Duke 2012
Followers: 15

Kudos [?]: 126 [0], given: 16

Re: New Idea: Schools Master Table - Community Project [#permalink]

### Show Tags

30 Jun 2009, 16:21
bb - I think you could easily rename the column to say School / Forum link.

It seems useful to me.
_________________

"Egotism is the anesthetic that dulls the pain of stupidity." - Frank Leahy

GMAT Club Premium Membership - big benefits and savings

Senior Manager
Joined: 01 Mar 2009
Posts: 372
Location: PDX
Followers: 6

Kudos [?]: 87 [1] , given: 24

Re: New Idea: Schools Master Table - Community Project [#permalink]

### Show Tags

30 Jun 2009, 17:48
1
KUDOS
Concept - A very helpful 'first glance' about all the schools : Extremely helpful for students looking into all the schools around the world and not just the US.
Implementation - I guess the content is just sufficient. Like others have mentioned - some restructuring might help.

* Any info missing/should be removed?
The finaid column - I presume the number represented is the percentage of students offered financial aid. Might be helpful if this is made explicit.
Another helpful column would be the top 'career path' at each school.

* Should we continue investing effort into building it up or the current threads and format serve us fine?
I think this is an international b-school 'dashboard' - that'll link to further details about each school. So building this list up would mean adding more schools. How many - I donno may be the top 20 ?
_________________

In the land of the night, the chariot of the sun is drawn by the grateful dead

CEO
Joined: 15 Aug 2003
Posts: 3460
Followers: 67

Kudos [?]: 855 [0], given: 781

Re: New Idea: Schools Master Table - Community Project [#permalink]

### Show Tags

30 Jun 2009, 18:04
bb,

we could use both methods - the method you propose is a quick snapshot ( and archive for future generations) and can be linked from the front page.

So my suggestion is to copy paste this as a reply to the pants pooping thread and link it to the front page.
Founder
Affiliations: AS - Gold, HH-Diamond
Joined: 04 Dec 2002
Posts: 14235
Location: United States (WA)
GMAT 1: 750 Q49 V42
GPA: 3.5
Followers: 3652

Kudos [?]: 22434 [0], given: 4450

Re: New Idea: Schools Master Table - Community Project [#permalink]

### Show Tags

30 Jun 2009, 18:22
pleonasm wrote:
Concept - A very helpful 'first glance' about all the schools : Extremely helpful for students looking into all the schools around the world and not just the US.
Implementation - I guess the content is just sufficient. Like others have mentioned - some restructuring might help.

* Any info missing/should be removed?
The finaid column - I presume the number represented is the percentage of students offered financial aid. Might be helpful if this is made explicit.
Another helpful column would be the top 'career path' at each school.

* Should we continue investing effort into building it up or the current threads and format serve us fine?
I think this is an international b-school 'dashboard' - that'll link to further details about each school. So building this list up would mean adding more schools. How many - I donno may be the top 20 ?

_________________

Founder of GMAT Club

US News Rankings progression - last 10 years in a snapshot - New!
Just starting out with GMAT? Start here...
Need GMAT Book Recommendations? Best GMAT Books

Co-author of the GMAT Club tests

GMAT Club Premium Membership - big benefits and savings

Founder
Affiliations: AS - Gold, HH-Diamond
Joined: 04 Dec 2002
Posts: 14235
Location: United States (WA)
GMAT 1: 750 Q49 V42
GPA: 3.5
Followers: 3652

Kudos [?]: 22434 [0], given: 4450

Re: New Idea: Schools Master Table - Community Project [#permalink]

### Show Tags

30 Jun 2009, 18:45
Praetorian wrote:
bb,

we could use both methods - the method you propose is a quick snapshot ( and archive for future generations) and can be linked from the front page.

So my suggestion is to copy paste this as a reply to the pants pooping thread and link it to the front page.

Sure!

You got it. I think the poster in the International MBA forum had an idea to have a "dashboard" page (that forum does not have a pants pooping thread - I believe those pesky europeans use bathrooms).

This provides a reference for the "old guys" to look up deadlines and other information that may not be available on a single page anywhere and also a good starting page for "new guys". Whatever you guys feel is relevant.
_________________

Founder of GMAT Club

US News Rankings progression - last 10 years in a snapshot - New!
Just starting out with GMAT? Start here...
Need GMAT Book Recommendations? Best GMAT Books

Co-author of the GMAT Club tests

GMAT Club Premium Membership - big benefits and savings

GMAT Forum Moderator
Joined: 01 Nov 2007
Posts: 356
Schools: Wharton Class of 2011
Followers: 23

Kudos [?]: 89 [0], given: 14

Re: New Idea: Schools Master Table - Community Project [#permalink]

### Show Tags

01 Jul 2009, 02:40
I like the idea. It would be useful keeping all the linkss and info in one thread.

Anyway, what I want to propose is to exclude "The Economist" from the rankings average. Not just for putting Wharton in the 17th position (although this is the main reason for my proposition ), but also for putting HBS in 12th, INSEAD 19th, MIT 18th, Kellogg 16th and so on... From what I've seen, they can't be considered serious rankings. Although there si no such thing as a flawless rankings, this one is really too much.
_________________
Senior Manager
Joined: 21 Apr 2008
Posts: 497
Schools: Kellogg, MIT, Michigan, Berkeley, Marshall, Mellon
Followers: 9

Kudos [?]: 52 [1] , given: 13

Re: New Idea: Schools Master Table - Community Project [#permalink]

### Show Tags

05 Jul 2009, 07:51
1
KUDOS
HI mates,

I see this idea very, very useful… almost priceless

However, I’d add to the GMAT average, the GMAT rate of the 80% of the people. Something like: “Kellogg has no minimum requirements for the GMAT. The average GMAT for enrolled students is 708, with approximately 70 percent of our enrolled students scoring between 650 and 740.”

Congrats for the idea

Regards

EDITED

My rate to this idea: 5
_________________

http://gmatclub.com/forum/johnlewis1980-s-profile-feedback-is-more-than-welcome-80538.html

I'm not linked to GMAT questions anymore, so, if you need something, please PM me

I'm already focused on my application package

My experience in my second attempt
http://gmatclub.com/forum/p544312#p544312
My experience in my third attempt
http://gmatclub.com/forum/630-q-47-v-28-engineer-non-native-speaker-my-experience-78215.html#p588275

GMAT Club team member
Joined: 16 Mar 2009
Posts: 115
Location: Bologna, Italy
Followers: 47

Kudos [?]: 842 [0], given: 19

### Show Tags

28 Jul 2009, 04:34
Progress so far...
Attachments

File comment: Top 50 US

_________________

My Recent Posts:
All GMAT CAT Practice Tests - links, prices, reviews
Review: GMATPrep (GMAT Prep) & PowerPrep (Power Prep) Tests

Progress on school rankings   [#permalink] 28 Jul 2009, 04:34
Similar topics Replies Last post
Similar
Topics:
1 Indian B schools Ranking 0 17 Jan 2014, 00:20
8 Rank and School Selection 6 15 Mar 2013, 13:04
School rankings for MBA in consultancy 1 24 Sep 2012, 01:23
School rankings by functional area 1 14 Jun 2007, 18:12
Consensus Ranking of Major Business School Rankings 2 28 Feb 2007, 11:57
Display posts from previous: Sort by

# Progress on school rankings

 Powered by phpBB © phpBB Group and phpBB SEO Kindly note that the GMAT® test is a registered trademark of the Graduate Management Admission Council®, and this site has neither been reviewed nor endorsed by GMAC®.