This group blog is a forum for prospective MBAs to learn about the quantitative demands of the first-year MBA curriculum at a variety of top MBA programs.

The Professor:

Peter Regan

Peter teaches a five-day pre-orientation quantitative skills course and a second-year decision consulting course at Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth College.  He also teaches a three-day version of the quantitative skills course at Johnson Graduate School of Management at Cornell University and a second-year decision consulting course at Fuqua School of Business at Duke University.  He created an online quantitative skills course at to allow applicants and admitted students to improve the quantitative skills most relevant to the MBA first-year curriculum.  You can learn more about him at

The Students:

We've had new input first appearing here and we've excerpted relevant input appearing elsewhere from applicants, first years, and second years from a variety of top MBA programs