Class Profile

Contains the class profile for the most recent incoming class of the Pennsylvania State University (PSU) Smeal College of Business Full Time, 2 year Masters of Business Administration (MBA) program. Includes data related to class size, average months of work experience, average GMAT and GRE, and undergraduate major distributions.

Penn State Smeal MBA students benefit from access to a variety of perspectives and experiences that serve to strengthen the culture, community, and learning environment.

Class Profile for the Class of 2023
Number of Students 55
Average Months Prior Work Experience 70 months
Percentage of Women 34%
Percentage of Underrepresented Minorities (African, Hispanic, and Native Americans as a percentage of domestic students) 12%
Percentage of International Students 30%
Citizenships held by members of this class China, India, Nicaragua, Nigeria, Russia, Taiwan, United States
Average GMAT 666
80% GMAT Range 590 - 690
Average GRE 314 (Verbal + Quant)
80% GRE Range 298 - 323
Average Undergraduate GPA 3.41
80% Undergraduate GPA 2.94 - 3.72
Undergraduate Major Distributions
Science and Engineering 40%
Humanities and Social Sciences 28%
Business 32%