Columbia vs NYU-Stern - Comparison of class profile, statistics and rankings
Columbia Class Profile NYU Stern Class Profile
MBA program rankings
Financial Times (FT.com) MBA rankings 5 17
USNews MBA rankings 8 11
Business Week Rankings 14 16
The Economist MBA Rankings 5 11
Class profile
Average GMAT score 715 720
GMAT score range 680-760 (mid 80%)
GMAT score range (Middle 80%) 680-760
Average GPA 3.5 3.51
GPA range 3.1-3.8
Average work experience 5 years 4.8 years
Work experience range 3-7 (middle 80%) 0-15 years
Total applications 5409 3907
Final enrollments 741 389
Female students 38% 35%
Average age of students 28 28
International students in class 38%
Pre-MBA industry background
Technology / Communications 5%
Consulting 20% 11%
Venture capital / Private equity 5%
Financial services 29% 23%
Investment Banking 10%
Manufacturing 2%
Non-profit 11% (incl 6% non-profit) 8%
Healthcare / Pharmaceuticals / Biotech 4% 3%
Consumer / Retail 8% 4%
Undergraduate majors
Humanities / Arts 39% (incl humanities 8%) 14%
Business / Economics 30%
Business 26%
Economics 22%
Engineering / Computer 21% (STEM)
Engineering 12%
Computer Science 2%
Science / Math 8%