Please find below some information on our student body profile. The number of applications considered for each new cohort fluctuates from year to year as does the composition of the applicant pool. No average percentage that would accurately reflect the chance for admissions for each class of applicants should be deduced from the information below which is provided only to provide a general overview of this year's student body. All figures are for the enrolled class unless otherwise noted.

Number of applications:  430

Incoming Cohort Size: 86

Student Qualifications

QMSS draws its students from a highly qualified pool of applicants each year. Our students come from many of the world's top universities with expertise, both academic and professional, in a broad spectrum of disciplines. 

Median GRE Verbal Percentile: 86

Median GRE Quantitative Percentile: 92

Median GRE Analytic Writing Percentile:  60

Median GPA in Quantitative Courses: 3.6 (4.0 scale)

% Students w/ Previous Advanced Degrees: 13%

% Students w/ Previous Work Experience: 53%

Student Demographic Information

Our students come to us from many different academic and professional backgrounds with many different interests and goals. QMSS seeks to provide an interdisciplinary environment where students can learn valuable lessons from their classmates applying quantitative methods to their varying disciplines, cross-disciplinary barriers while pursuing their interests, and broaden their professional networks both domestically and internationally.  

Nations Represented: 18

% International Students: 74%

  Male:   26%               Female:  73% 

Most of our students enter the program with a variety of quantitative training in several areas.