Profiles of HBS and Stanford GSB Students

What are typical profiles of Harvard Business School and Stanford Graduate School of Business students? Wonder no more. Poets & Quants has published an outstanding piece in which a team analyzed more than 1,200 LinkedIn profiles to gauge the educational backgrounds and work experiences of Class of 2020 at HBS … 

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A Tragic End to the Life of a Dartmouth Professor

Back in August, we reported that Dartmouth College had settled with several women who sued the school over the sexual harassment they allege they endured in the Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences. Previously, we reported how three Dartmouth professors in this department who were under investigation by the school … 

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Georgetown University Class of 2024 Early Action Statistics

Georgetown University received 7,305 Early Action applications to its Class of 2024. Of these applicants, 856 earned admission. This marks an Early Action admit rate of 11.72%, a record-low (in spite of the fact that applications did fall for the second year in a row at the university). Last year, … 

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Stanford University Class of 2023 Admission Statistics

In September of 2018, Stanford University announced that the school would no longer publicize undergraduate application numbers. And why? As their press release read at the time, “Stanford’s policy shift is intended to help de-emphasize the perceived importance of low admit rates at colleges and universities. The university will continue … 

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Ivy Coach’s Perfection in the Early Round

12/17 Update: 100% of Ivy Coach’s students who completed application packages with us and applied Early Decision / Early Action earned admission to their top choice school this year. With a perfect sweep of the Ivy League — including Harvard, Yale, Princeton, Dartmouth, Columbia, Brown, UPenn, and Cornell — in … 

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Dartmouth Class of 2024 Early Decision Statistics

Dartmouth College, celebrating its 250th year of existence, has released the results of the Early Decision round for the Class of 2024. In all, 2,069 students applied under Dartmouth’s binding Early Decision policy. Of these students, 526 students (in addition to 21 students admitted through QuestBridge) earned admission to the … 

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Early Decision Commitments

The National Association for College Admission Counseling, an organization which we belong to, recently announced some changes that will alter the way some universities choose to do business. The changes by NACAC come in response to a Department of Justice probe, one we’ve reported on extensively, in which the organization … 

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Johns Hopkins Class of 2024 Early Decision Statistics

Johns Hopkins University has released its decisions for the Early Decision round of its Class of 2024. Early Decision applications to Johns Hopkins were up 16% this year — to a record high — as compared to the ED application tally for the Class of 2023. In all, 682 students … 

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MIT Class of 2024 Early Action Statistics

The Massachusetts Institute of Technology has released its admissions statistics for the Early Action round of the Class of 2024. In all, 9,291 students applied Early Action to MIT this fall. Of these 9,291 applicants, 687 earned admission. Additionally, 6,792 applicants were deferred, while 1,622 were denied admission outright. It … 

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Duke University Class of 2024 Early Decision Statistics

Duke University has notified Early Decision applicants to its Class of 2024 of their admissions decisions. In all, 4,300 students applied under Duke’s binding Early Decision policy this cycle. This same figure compared to 4,852 students for the Duke Class of 2023. So, like at the University of Pennsylvania this … 

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