Class Profile

Students in Georgetown's MBA Program at the McDonough School of Business come from a variety of educational and professional backgrounds. The Class of 2015 brings academic, professional, and personal diversity, with 34 percent international and 29 percent U.S. minority enrollment.
 
On average, Georgetown MBA students have roughly five years of post-undergraduate, professional work experience. In their professional lives, MBA students have demonstrated strong leadership skills and possess cross-cultural awareness. Additionally, they have a clearly articulated vision of their career path and are driven to affect change in the world of global business.
 

ADMISSIONS

Applications Received1,422
Enrolled270

ACADEMIC BACKGROUND

GMAT GPA 
Mean688Mean3.34
Mid 80% range640-740Mid 80% range2.89-3.77

PERSONAL BACKGROUNDS

AgeMean 28
Range 23-43
GenderFemale 30%
Male 70%
U.S. Citizens and
Permanent Residents
66%
   Northeast31%
   Mid Atlantic44%
   South5%
   Southwest4%
   Midwest6%
   West10%
International34%
U.S. Minority
(African American, Asian American, 
Hispanic American, Native American)
29%

PROFESSIONAL WORK EXPERIENCE

Mean4.9 years
More than 8 years10%
5 < 8 years37%
3 < 5 years33%
< 3 years21%

PRIOR INDUSTRY EXPERIENCE

Financial Services25%
Consulting13%
Not-for-Profit/Social Impact10%
Consumer Products & Retail7%
Technology & New Media7%
Construction, Manufacturing & Transportation6%
Government6%
Healthcare4%
Entertainment & Media3%
Real Estate3%
Law3%
Education2%
Entrepreneurship 2%
Energy & Clean Tech2%
International Development1%
Hospitality & Tourism1%
Other 4%

COUNTRIES REPRESENTED: 38

ArgentinaGuatemalaPakistanVenezuela
AustraliaIndiaPhilippinesItaly
BangladeshIndonesiaMoldovaSpain
BrazilIranRomaniaEthiopia
CanadaJapanRussiaChile
ChinaLebanonSouth AfricaPanama
ColombiaLibyaSouth KoreaTrinidad & Tobago
Costa RicaMexicoTaiwanTurkey

France

New ZealandThailand 
GermanyNigeriaUnited States 

INTERNATIONAL BACKGROUND

Non-Native Language Proficiency54%
Non-Native Business and Academic Residency Experience75%