Vault Rating: 4.5 out of 5


  • Excellent reputation
  • Highly ranked teachers
  • Student satisfaction is high


  • High tuition and fees
  • Hard to get in

The Bottom Line

  • At the University of Virginia‚Äôs Darden Graduate School of Business, students will get a great business education and an opportunity to get a good, high-paying job after they graduate.


Established in 1954, Darden receives about 2,700 applications per year and accepts about 680 students (roughly 25 percent). Of those, about half attend.

The average grade point average of students who are admitted is 3.38 out of four, and the average GMAT score is 699. The...  

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