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has anybody taken the GRE instead of the GMAT for an MBA program? recently I've been looking into this more because I'm less confident in my math skills

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every top school I've looked into (such as HBS, Wharton, and many others) accepts the GRE and even states that they don't give preferential treatment to one over the other but I'm curious if this is actually becoming a common trend for people to not take the GMAT and if there are any drawbacks to not doing so

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Take the GRE so you can do something more useful than an MBA

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Sorry but the GRE also has math

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What top schools accept it in leu of the GMAT?

Got into a tech school MBA program (top 25) off my GRE.

You're not the first to have done this dodge. GRE is widely recognized by adcomms as a signal for scared of numbers.

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