Eligibility & Profile


The MBA Early Admission application process is open to all applicants who fit within the requirements listed below. If you have any questions about eligibility, you may email us at earlymbaadmissions.mitsloan@mit.edu for more guidance. Eligible applicants include: 

Undergraduate students who:

  • Are in their final year of undergraduate studies; and 
  • Graduate between August 2022 and September 2023; and 
  • Will not enroll in an MD, JD, or PhD program immediately after completing an undergraduate program; and 
  • Have not had any prior full-time work experience with the exception of internships or co-op experiences 

Graduate students who :

  • Are in their final year of a graduate program; and 
  • Graduate between August 2022 and September 2023; and 
  • Started graduate school immediately after obtaining their undergraduate degree; and 
  • Have not had any prior full-time work experience with the exception of internships or co-op experiences; or
  • Are currently enrolled in their final semester of either the MIT Sloan MFin or MBAn program

Those who are not eligible for the MBA Early Admission are encouraged to apply to the traditional MBA program in the year they wish to matriculate. 

2021-2022 Admit Profile

We welcome applicants from all academic backgrounds and countries through MIT Sloan MBA Early Admission. This profile reflects the pool of candidates who were admitted in the 2021–22 admission cycle.

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Committed Admits

By the Numbers

*As a percent of students who are U.S. citizens or permanent residents. Includes U.S. citizens or permanent residents who self-identify as one of the following: Black/African-American; Hispanic/Latinx; Native American or Alaska Native; Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander. 


  • 3.88

    Median GPA*

  • 710-770

    GMAT Range (middle 80%)**

  • 750

    Median GMAT**

  • 161-169

    GRE Quant Range (middle 80%)**

  • 157-167

    GRE Verbal Range (middle 80%)**

*Based on schools that use a 4.0 grading system.

**As a result of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, the test requirement was relaxed for the 2021-22 admission cycle; applicants were allowed to apply, and some were admitted without a test score. This data represents only those students who applied and were admitted with a test score.

Undergraduate Majors

U.S. Race/Ethnicity*