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Master of Financial Engineering Program

Class Profile

MFEClass of 2018-19 (graduating in 2019)

Applicant Pool & Class Size
Number of Applications: 565
Number of Admits: 86
Enrolled Students: 79

 

Diversity
Average Age at Enrollment: 26
Women: 16%
Men: 83%
Countries Represented: 14

 

Academic Profile
Average GRE/GMAT Quantitative Score (in percentile) 93.2
Average GRE/GMAT Verbal Score (in percentile) 77.7
Average Undergraduate GPA (US) 3.75
Undergraduate Institutions Represented 51
Graduate Institutions Represented 26

 

Degrees Held
Bachelor's 66%
Master's 29%
PhD 5%

 

Undergraduate Majors
Engineering 27%
Mathematics (including Statistics) 39%
Economics 11%
Finance/Business 5%
Natural Sciences 7%
Computer Science 10%
Other 1%

 

Graduate Majors (number of total graduate degrees is 31; please note that some students hold multiple graduate degrees)
Mathematics/Statistics 29%
Engineering 18%
Business/Finance/MBA 10%
Economics 21%
Natural Sciences 14%
Computer Sciences 4%
Other 4%

 

Locations of Undergraduate Institutions (total: 53 institutions)
US 20
International Schools 59
Australia 2
Canada 13
Chile 1
China PRC 12
France 8
Hong Kong 1
India 8
Israel 1
Peru 1
Republic of Korea 1
Russia 1
Singapore 4
South Africa 1
Thailand 1
United Kingdom 4

 

Locations of Graduate Institutions (total: 27 institutions)
US 8
International Schools 20
Australia 1
China-PRC 2
France 6
Hong Kong 3
India 2
Israel 1
Russia 1
Spain 1

 

Previous Job Experience (percentage numbers rounded to nearest whole number)
Finance 34 47%
Research/Development 15 21%
Engineering 7 10%
Information Systems 2 3%
Consulting/Management Services 4 6%
Operations 3 4%
Other 3 4%
Commercial Lending 1 1%
Entrepreneurship 1 1%
General Management 1 1%
Venture Capital 1 1%

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