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MFE Class of 2009

Applicant Pool & Class Size
Students Applications Received: 474
Number of Admits: 90
Enrolled Students: 65

 

Diversity
Average Age at Enrollment: 28
Women: 15%
Men: 85%
Countries Represented: 20

 

Academic Profile
Quantitative Scores in Percentiles*
(Average Quant: 93rd Percentile)
 
99th Percentile 5%
97-98th Percentile 5%
94-96th Percentile 51%
90-93 Percentile 28%
Under 90th Percentile 12%
Average Undergraduate GPA: 3.60
Undergraduate Institutions Represented: 46
Graduate Institutions Represented: 36

*71% of students (22/31) who took the GRE earned a perfect score.

 

Degrees Held
Bachelor's 41%
Master's 34%
PhD 25%

 

Majors
Engineering 27%
Mathematics 20%
Natural Sciences 17%
Economics 14%
Finance 6%
Computer Science 5%
Humanities 3%
MBA 3%
Business 2%
Other 5%

 

Locations of Undergraduate Institutions
Domestic Schools 30
International Schools 35
Asia 19
India/South Asia 11
Europe 9
Latin America 2
Middle East 2
Africa 1
Russia 1
North America 0
Breakdown of Asia:  
India 10
PR China 10
Japan 3
Hong Kong 2
Singapore 2
Korea 1
Indonesia 1
Thailand 1

 

Previous Job Experience
Average Years of Post-University Experience: 4.01
Finance 43%
Research & Development 20%
Engineering 8%
Information Systems 8%
Consulting/Management Services 3%
Marketing/Sales 2%
Project Management 2%
Other 16%

 

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First Person
Peter Chromiak
Peter Chromiak
MFE 09

Quant Strategist
Gelber Group
San Diego, CA

"I've gained confidence in myself and my understanding of the industry. I feel like I can hold my own in a conversation with seasoned professionals."