Number of Wharton Applications Drop

By Kyle Watkins (last updated: July 30, 2013)

Top-ranked business schools have been seeing an increase in the number of applicants applying to their programs, but BusinessWeek published a story on Wednesday highlighting one interesting outlier:

Percent Change in Number of Applicants

BusinessWeek quotes Wharton’s admissions director as attributing the decline to the school’s team-based admissions interviews. A plausible theory, but I wonder if it really explains the whole gap or if something else might have been at work here.

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