The Yale Daily News reports today on trends at Yale SOM. The highlights:
- Applications rose 4% in Round 1 2008 over Round 1 2007.
- The average GMAT of round 1 applicants rose 2 points to 698.
- “SOM’s participation in The Consortium more than doubled the number of underrepresented minority students — which include African-Americans, Hispanics, and Native Americans — that applied to the school.”
- Yale SOM plans to increase entering class size ever so slightly — from this year’s 193 to 195-200.