Duke - The Fuqua School of Business

Class Statistics

We're a community of passionate business people. From all walks of life and academic backgrounds, the business leaders of tomorrow come to learn at Fuqua. And our community is as diverse as the business world itself.

A Typical Class Representation

Class Size: 130
Average Age: 23
Work Experience ≤ 6 months: 60%
Women: 49%
Minority: 22%
Underrepresented Minority: 10%
International Citizenship: 43% (representing over 20 countries)
Average Undergraduate GPA: 3.4 (4.0 scale)
GMAT (middle 80%): 570 - 750 (we also accept GRE scores)
Undergraduate Institutions Represented: more than 80
Undergraduate Majors Represented: more than 40

Undergraduate Majors

Who Are MMS: FOB Students?

Students come from a diversity of passions and backgrounds. Our recent student body included:

  • Athletes in basketball, soccer, martial arts, lacrosse, football, cheerleading, volleyball, cross country, swimming, tennis, skiing, surfing, crew, diving, cricket, figure skating and band
  • A leader of a student delegation to the 2007 Kenyan Presidential election
  • People who have lived in Ethiopia, Sierra Leone, Nepal, Philippines, China, Dubai, Australia, Hungary, Cambodia, Lebanon, Egypt, Mauritius, Turkey, South Korea, Canada, Mexico, England, France,Spain, Norway, Grenada, Ghana, Poland, Russia, Singapore, Japan, Argentina, Brazil, and Ecuador
  • A Frisbee champion, Identical Twins doubles USTA National Tennis champions, and a black belt in TaeKwonDo
  • Artists who play the trombone, bass tuba, viola, violin, clarinet, saxophone, piano and Scottish bagpipes
  • Philanthropists who support Tanzanian street children, pediatric brain tumor research, and a golden retriever rescue club
  • People who worked in the US Senate, the Clinton Foundation, Carnegie Hall, Zimbabwean cotton sales, Chilean microfinance, the NBA, and for Nextel Racing, HBO, and Good Morning America

See profiles of recent students.