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Male Hispanic with a Big Ten undergrad. What do you all think I need on the GMAT to have a shot at top 10 MBA?

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700. 730 to be really safe

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Lol ^not true. #DontBeADbag

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700 was a fine safety for Hispanics this year. It could also get you in top 3.

600

700 but get a 720 if you want a good shot at MBB. Also make sure you you look at NSHMBA or consortium

Agree w A2. MBB places a lot of weight on GMAT. Wish I knew that 3 years ago.

Thoughts on gre for mbb? Heading into a top 10 program this year and used my gre (338, 790 gmat equivalent). Will that be looked on in the same way by mbb? Didn't take the gmat at all and didn't realize until now they even looked at gmat

Would take the gmat just for recruiting if need be

720+, and then 3-5 years of experience...

Perfect score (for MCKinsey at least)

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