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Master of Financial Engineering Program

Class Profile

MFEClass of 2016-17 (graduating in 2017)

Applicant Pool & Class Size
Applications Received: 543
Number of Admits: 94
Enrolled Students: 69

 

Diversity
Average Age at Enrollment: 26
Women: 16%
Men: 84%
Countries Represented: 12

 

Academic Profile
Average GRE/GMAT Quantitative Score (in percentile) 93
Average GRE/GMAT Verbal Score (in percentile) 74
Average GRE/GMAT Analytical Score (in percentile) 50
Average Undergraduate GPA (US) 3.80
Undergraduate Institutions Represented 53
Graduate Institutions Represented 36

 

Degrees Held
Bachelor's 46%
Master's 38%
PhD 16%

 

Undergraduate Majors
Engineering 28%
Mathematics (including Statistics) 33%
Economics 13%
Finance/Business 12%
Natural Sciences 10%
Computer Science 4%

 

Graduate Majors (number of total graduate degrees is 36; please note that some students hold multiple graduate degrees)
Mathematics/Statistics 33%
Engineering 19%
Business/Finance/MBA 17%
Economics 14%
Natural Sciences 14%
Computer Sciences 3%

 

Locations of Undergraduate Institutions (total: 53 institutions)
US 16
International Schools 37
Canada 4
Colombia 1
France 9
Hong Kong 3
India 8
Republic of Korea 2
Singapore 4
South Africa 3
Switzerland 1
Thailand 2

 

Locations of Graduate Institutions (total: 34 institutions)
US 15
International Schools 19
Australia 1
Canada 1
China-PRC 1
France 10
India 3
Republic of Korea 1
Singapore 1
Thailand 1

 

Previous Job Experience (percentage numbers rounded to nearest whole number)
Finance 35 51%
Research/Development 17 25%
Engineering 4 6%
Information Systems 4 6%
Consulting/Management Services 3 4%
Operations 2 3%
Entrepreneurship 1 1%
General Management 1 1%
Marketing/Sales 1 1%
Planning/Corporate Strategy 1 1%

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