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Are risk consulting backgrounds really a huge negative on MBA applications for M7? Jumped on a call with an admissions consultant today and she ripped me a new one

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What did she say? Your chances are low bc you’re in risk?

That’s a solid profile, congrats E1

That should be less of an issue than working at KPMG though.

Thank you! That’s super helpful. I’ve posted a little bit around here but was wondering since you’ve been through the process and have seen the stories of people who made it vs haven’t made it, do you think I have a shot at T20, T15, or possibly T10? My goal is Haas, Stern, Anderson, and Marshall. I’m also a ORM (male), 3.19 GPA in Math, T10 Public university, started at a smaller firm for 1 yr, moved to KPMG strategy for 1.5 yrs, and now transitioning to tech (like Uber/Lyft equivalent) as a senior associate. I haven’t taken the gmat but with my practice tests I’m shooting for a 740. I plan on applying next year so 4 YOE total at application and 5 YOE at matriculation (let me know if I’m using matriculation right). Assuming recommenders and essays to be standard, what T bucket would you say I fall under?

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