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Master of Financial Engineering Program

Class Profile

MFEClass of 2017-18 (graduating in 2018)

Applicant Pool & Class Size
Number of Applications: 509
Number of Admits: 85
Enrolled Students: 68

 

Diversity
Average Age at Enrollment: 26
Women: 25%
Men: 75%
Countries Represented: 15

 

Academic Profile
Average GRE/GMAT Quantitative Score (in percentile) 93.4
Average GRE/GMAT Verbal Score (in percentile) 78.1
Average Undergraduate GPA (US) 3.60
Undergraduate Institutions Represented 53
Graduate Institutions Represented 27

 

Degrees Held
Bachelor's 54%
Master's 39%
PhD 7%

 

Undergraduate Majors
Engineering 29%
Mathematics (including Statistics) 34%
Economics 15%
Finance/Business 10%
Natural Sciences 5%
Computer Science 7%

 

Graduate Majors (number of total graduate degrees is 31; please note that some students hold multiple graduate degrees)
Mathematics/Statistics 23%
Engineering 39%
Business/Finance/MBA 13%
Economics 16%
Natural Sciences 3%
Computer Sciences 6%

 

Locations of Undergraduate Institutions (total: 53 institutions)
US 11
International Schools 57
Argentina 1
Canada 6
China PRC 15
Colombia 1
France 10
Hong Kong 2
India 8
Italy 1
Mexico 1
Netherlands 1
Republic of Korea 1
Singapore 5
Taiwan 1
United Kingdom 3
Venezuela 1

 

Locations of Graduate Institutions (total: 27 institutions)
US 7
International Schools 23
Argentina 1
China-PRC 2
France 8
Hong Kong 1
India 8
United Kingdom 3

 

Previous Job Experience (percentage numbers rounded to nearest whole number)
Finance 35 51%
Research/Development 14 21%
Engineering 7 10%
Information Systems 3 4%
Consulting/Management Services 4 6%
Operations 2 3%
Other 2 3%
Planning/Corporate Strategy 1 2%

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