Major Field Test Scores Rebound in 2009-10

The Educational Testing Service’s Major Field Test in Business has been administered to 1/C EC-BU majors since 1993. With only a few exceptions, the class average score has been above the 80th percentile. Thirty-seven members of the Class of 2010 took the exam in 2009-10 and significantly improved on the results of the previous year.

Overall, the class scored in the 85th percentile, which is the historic average from 1993 to present. Area scores for Economics and Quantitative Analysis were in the 95th percentile, followed by Marketing, Management and International in the 85th and Finance in the 80th. Individually, three cadets scored in the 90th percentile, and one attained the 95th. The comparison pool for 2009-10 was 618 schools and 132,647 students.