A2. How many schools did you get in to?
We analyzed the answers to this question on two dimensions: absolute number of acceptances and the ratio of acceptances to applications submitted. Both charts are below. The majority of people get into 1 or 2 schools only, even if they applied to 10.
Numbers of acceptance letters
Ratio of acceptance letters to applications submitted
David Adams talks about getting in, rescinding a few applications, and that getting waitlisted is pretty normal.
Victor Calanog was thankful that the acceptance letter came before all the rejection letters.