Students must complete a semester-long capstone consulting project that examines a problem in an external company and comes up with a solution. The school’s MBA Venture Challenge puts students in front of judges for two-minute elevator pitches on their business plans, plus a 15-minute follow-up, with $6,000 in prize money on the line.

Location: College Station, Texas


Established: 1968

Affiliation: Texas A&M University

Median GMAT: 640