Class Profile

MBA candidates come to us with widely diverse experience.

In addition to consultants, financial analysts, and marketers, at Tuck you will find engineers, military officers, artists, program officers, community advisers, entrepreneurs, and teachers. But each of our students brings two qualities: exceptional accomplishment and the potential to be a great leader.

Class of 2016




Average age at matriculation 28
Age range 23-35
Students with partners 32%
Students with children 5%
Women 32%
U.S. minorities 14%
International students 35%
Nationalities represented 26

Undergraduate experience

Undergraduate majors:
  Humanities, social science, economics 43%
  Engineering, math, science 32%
  Business, finance 25%
Average GPA 
(students from US schools w/ 4.0 scale)

Professional work experience

Average years of work experience 5
Previous industry experience 100%
  Consulting 26%
  Other financial services, real estate 23%
  Government, military, nonprofit 13%
  Investment banking, private equity 13%
  Consumer goods, retail 7%
  Technology 7%
  Healthcare 4%
  Manufacturing 2%
  Other 5%


U.S.A. and U.S. permanent residents 65%
Asia 17%
Latin America 8%
Europe 5%
Canada 3%
Middle East and Africa 2%


Average score 716
Middle-80% range 670-750

Results as of September 2014