Master in Financial Economics

Columbia University  just rolled out their 2 year Masters in Financial Economics program and a helpful reader sent me an update on the program. They have released their admissions profile for their first class and needless to say, it is impressive.

2011 Entering Class

Early Decision Regular Decision Total
Applications Received 357 186 543
Applications Accepted 6 4 10
Acceptance Rate 1.6% 2.1% 1.85%
Class Size 5 3 8
Average Age 21.6 24.3 22.9
Male to Female Ratio 3:2 3:0 6:2
Average GMAT Quantitative % 94.6 N/A 94.6
Average GMAT Verbal % 91% N/A 91%
Average GMAT Total 753 N/A 753
Average GRE Quantitative % 87% 90% 88.50%
Average GRE Verbal % 57.60% 82% 69.80%
Average TOEFL Total 108 101 104.5
Average GPA 3.67 3.52 3.59

 

Here is a link to the Columbia University Master in Financial Economics program