MBA CLASS OF 2021

MBA Class of 2021 
Class Size147
Average Age28
Age Range21-36

Academic Stats 
Median Undergraduate GPA3.36
GMAT Median Score680
GMAT Range (middle 80%)630-730
Average TOEFL101

Demographic Background 
Women30%
Minorities as Percent of U.S. Citizens17%
International Students14%*
Military12%
Married/Engaged27%
Mean Years of Work Experience5.3
*Includes dual citizenship and permanent residents.

Countries Represented 
BoliviaPhilippines
BrazilRomania
CanadaSingapore
ChileSouth Korea
ChinaSpain
GermanySweden
GhanaThe Bahamas
HondurasUnited Arab Emirates
IcelandUnited Kingdom
IndiaUnited States
JapanUruguay
MoroccoVietnam
Nigeria

Top Undergraduate Institutions Represented 
Vanderbilt UniversityUniversity of North Carolina
United States Military Academy at West PointUniversity of Tennessee
University of TexasAuburn University
University of FloridaDenison University
University of MississippiUniversity of Miami
99 Undergraduate Institutions Represented in the MBA Student Body

Geographic Representation (U.S. Specific)
Northeast16%
Mid-Atlantic10%
South43%
Southwest13%
Midwest9%
West9%

Companies Represented 
Students came from 129 different companies, of which top companies represented are:
Deloitte ConsultingNovartis Pharmaceuticals
Ernst & YoungOracle
HCA HealthcareProcter & Gamble
Morgan StanleyUnited States Army
NikeVanderbilt University Medical Center

By the numbers

9of10

The number of top 10 metro areas within a two-hour flight from Nashville. (New York. Chicago. Dallas-Fort Worth. Philadelphia. Houston. Washington, D.C. Miami. Atlanta. Boston.)

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