i as per conversion table provided at mba.com, my GPA is 1.9 (68.38%). what should be the GMAT score for top 5 bsc

Prepwise Answersi as per conversion table provided at mba.com, my GPA is 1.9 (68.38%). what should be the GMAT score for top 5 bsc
savyasanchi asked 2 years ago

I have GPA 1.9 in undergraduation as per conversion table on MBA.com. What minimum score is needed for top B-schools loke LSB, HBS, Stanford, Wharton, INSEAD etc? or the chances of admission in top B schools is completely vanished, whatever is the score in GMAT. I have 8 years of experience.

1 Answers
Kate McKeon Staff answered 1 year ago

Given your GPA is well below average for any school in your list, your chances of presenting a strong application are very, very low. HOWEVER!! All is not lost. If you can put up a very strong GMAT and your resume points to your tremendous potential, you may be able to get an interview. 1. GMAT should to be 740+ but 720+ may still get you an interview (if you’re a total rock star). 2. You will need to write the supplemental essay explaining why your GPA is so low and what you've done to prepare for the academic portion of business school. Have you taken a Statistics course? Have you taken Calculus? On average, business schools consider your previous academic experience as strongly as your GMAT score – both of which combine to comprise approximately 50% of the weight of your application

Want my feedback on parts of your application? Add your request here by asking a question. Remember to tag it Ask Kate, MBA so I’ll find it!