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    MBA at Kellogg vs MBA at Wharton

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    Overview Comparison
    Kellogg School of ManagementThe Wharton School
    programsPG Programs -5
    Doctorate Programs -9
    PG Programs -3
    Doctorate Programs -7
    cost to studyAverage Tuition Fees   108918
    [For PG Program]
    Hostel + Meal - 16047 Per Year
    Average Tuition Fees   81378
    [For PG Program]
    Hostel + Meal - 38286 Per Year
    collegedunia reviews8.8/10 Read 8 reviews8.8/10 Read 3 reviews

    Top Courses Comparison

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    ranking# 9 for Business by Academy Ranking of World Universities 2020
    # 13 for Business by US News 2019
    # 25 for Business by Times Higher Education 2019
    # 1 for Business by Academy Ranking of World Universities 2020
    # 7 for Business by US News 2019
    # 12 for Business by Times Higher Education 2019
    application#2795 Applicants
    # 559 Admissions
    # 20 % Acceptance Rate
    #7158 Applicants
    # 916 Admissions
    # 12 % Acceptance Rate
    exam scoresIELTS - 7/9
    TOEFL - 100/120
    GMAT - 720/800
    GRE - 326/340
    GMAT - 730/800
    TOEFL - 100/120
    IELTS - 6.5/9
    GRE - 324/340
    Admission Criteria/Better to Have

    GPA of 3.6 average and preferably 722 GMAT Score. Average Work Experience required around 5 years.


    cost to studyTotal Cost (Tuition + Living) - 74871Total Cost (Tuition + Living) - 81378
    Return on Investment/Average Package#Average Salary 186438#Average Salary 150000
    documents required#Letter of Recommendation + Statement of Purpose#Letter of Recommendation + Statement of Purpose
    application datesSep 16, 2021 (Round 1)
    Jan 6, 2022 (Round 2)
    May 5, 2022 (Round 3)
    Sep 8, 2021 (Round 1)
    Jan 5, 2022 (Round 2)
    Mar 30, 2022 (Round 3)
    Comparison Notes

    Finding out which is better among MBA at Kellogg School of Management and MBA at Wharton, here are certain things you must dive into:

    • Salary Increase: MBA graduates from Wharton were offered a salary increase of 107% while Kellogg graduates were offered 109% salary increase.
    • 94 out of 95 students of the MBA class of Wharton were offered employment within three months of completion of degree while 95 of 100 students of MBA class of Kellogg received placement offers within three months of degree completion.
    • Weighted salaries offered to Wharton Graduates are higher and so is the value for money score of Wharton as compared to MBA at Kellogg School of Management.
    • Applications are open till late for MBA at Wharton as compared to MBA at Kellogg School of Management.

    Most of these factors incline the decision to the Wharton. However, before making the choice a student must look for the aspects that matter the most to them. Exam scores, fees, residence, and placements packages of the business school you choose must align with your future goals and current scores and budget.