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# Importance of GPA in Admissions to Top MBA Schools

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07 Mar 2007, 15:55
Importance of GPA?

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07 Mar 2007, 23:22
Come on guys...this topic can't be THAT boring- I would realllyy appreciate some advice!

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07 Mar 2007, 23:53
There are several discussions on GPA. One of them can be found here:

http://www.gmatclub.com/phpbb/viewtopic ... highlight=

Search for GPA on this forum you will come across the rest.

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08 Mar 2007, 07:28
Come on guys...this topic can't be THAT boring- I would realllyy appreciate some advice!

ok the following is my opinion only:

those in columbia who get admitted with 2.9 GPAs also probably are/have one of the following:

- The dean's daughter
- an 800 gmat score
- a nobel prize winner

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08 Mar 2007, 09:00
You can average your JC GPA with your University GPA to come up with your 4 year GPA. But most schools (at least the ones I've applied) ask for your 2 year GPA (which would be 2.7)

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08 Mar 2007, 09:17
BossMan wrote:
You can average your JC GPA with your University GPA to come up with your 4 year GPA. But most schools (at least the ones I've applied) ask for your 2 year GPA (which would be 2.7)

Serious? Which schools asked you that?

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08 Mar 2007, 09:33
I would also think that a school would want to know your overall GPA, hence all four years.
Bossman- if you don't mind sharing, which schools did you apply to?
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08 Mar 2007, 10:00
well you can put overall GPA, and average the two or whatever. but they probably will also have a record of your transcript.

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# Importance of GPA in Admissions to Top MBA Schools

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