Our Alumni

 

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As of September 2014, the Stanford Graduate School of Business has 28,190 living alumni and has awarded a total of 31,917 degrees.

 

 

Program Degrees Awarded Since the School's Founding Living Alumni by Program* % Living Alumni
MBA 20,498 18,142 64.4%
PhD     862     803   2.8%
Sloan   2,358   2,151   7.6%
SEP   8,199   7,094 25.2%
Total 31,917 28,190 100.0%

*Even though a number of our alumni hold multiple GSB degrees, individuals are counted once, according to the degree hierarchy listed above. These figures include degree and certificate holders and those who were enrolled in a program for three or more quarters but did not graduate.

NOTE to GSB Staff and Faculty - for additional alumni stats for business analysis, email the GSB Alumni Relations office.

Reported Geographic Distribution** Total % Total Alumni
U.S.A. 19268 68.4%
    - Bay Area 7,547 26.8%
    - Elsewhere in the U.S.A. 11,778 41.8%
Outside U.S.A.   6,637 23.5%
Unknown Address   2,262   8.0%

**Based on addresses of living alumni reported in the Alumni Directory as of September 2014.
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Largest Chapters

Chapter Total % Total Alumni   Chapters Total % Total Alumni
Bay Area 7,547 26.8%   Boston 670 2.4%
New York 1,945   6.9%   Puget Sound 657 2.3%
Los Angeles 1,164   4.1%   Japan 604 2.1%
United Kingdom    830   2.9%   Portland 442 1.6%
Washington D.C. 790 2.8%   Chicago 441 1.6%

Gender - MBA Living Alumni

Class Decade Women % Decade Men % Decade Grand Total
1930s       1   14.3%     6 85.7%     7
1940s      9   3.4%    252 96.6%    261
1950s      15   1.5%  974 98.5%  989
1960s      17   0.9%  1,829 99.1%  1,846
1970s    373 12.8%  2,538 87.2%  2,911
1980s    788 25.8%  2,271 74.2%  3,059
1990s 1,003 28.8%  2,479 71.2%  3,482
2000s 1,276 34.7%  2,405 65.3%  3,681
2010s    671 35.2%     1233 64.8%     1,904
Grand Total 4,153 22.9% 13,987 77.1% 18,140

Alumni Participation : Fiscal Year 2014

  • 12.14% (3,422) of all GSB alumni provided volunteer support for GSB programs.
  • 18.4% (5,187) of all GSB alumni attended GSB-sponsored events here and around the world.
  • 24.16% (6,811) of all GSB alumni showed their support to the GSB through volunteering and attendance at GSB activities.
  • 40.22% of our MBA alumni made a gift to the GSB.
  • 37.65% (10,614) of of all GSB alumni supported the GSB by volunteering, attending events, or donating to the GSB.

Degrees - Living Alumni

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NOTE to GSB Staff and Faculty - for additional alumni stats for business analysis, email the GSB Alumni Relations office.