Best Business Schools

Ranked in 2014 | Best Business Schools Rankings Methodology

A career in business starts with finding the MBA program that fits your needs. With the U.S. News rankings of the top business schools, narrow your search by location, tuition, school size and test scores.

See online MBA rankings.

For full rankings, GMAT scores and employment data, sign up for the U.S. News Business School Compass!

Rank School name Tuition Enrollment (full-time) Average GMAT score (full-time) Acceptance rate (full-time) Full-time graduates employed at graduation Average starting salary and bonus Average undergraduate GPA (full-time) Full-time graduates employed three months after graduation Peer assessment score (out of 5) Recruiter assessment score (out of 5)
Unranked Kansas State University

Manhattan, KS

$9,453 per year (in-state, full-time); $21,332 per year (out-of-state, full-time) 55
Unranked Drury University

Springfield, MO

$685 per credit (full-time) 56
#73 Iowa State University

Ames, IA

$9,528 per year (in-state, full-time); $21,840 per year (out-of-state, full-time) 56
Unranked McNeese State University

Lake Charles, LA

$5,971 per year (in-state, full-time); $16,872 per year (out-of-state, full-time) 56
#87 Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (Lally)

Troy, NY

$45,100 per year (full-time) 56
Unranked St. Mary's University (Greehey)

San Antonio, TX

$770 per credit (full-time) 56
Unranked University of Mississippi

University, MS

$14,110 per program (in-state, full-time); $32,052 per program (out-of-state, full-time) 56
Unranked Bellarmine University (Rubel)

Louisville, KY

$33,125 per program (full-time) 57
#96 University of Tulsa (Collins)

Tulsa, OK

$1,087 per credit (full-time) 57
Rank Not Published Howard University

Washington, DC

$31,290 per year (full-time) 58
Unranked University of Memphis (Fogelman)

Memphis, TN

$535 per credit (in-state, full-time); $1,156 per credit (out-of-state, full-time) 58
Rank Not Published Coastal Carolina University

Conway, SC

$13,536 per year (in-state, full-time); $21,816 per year (out-of-state, full-time) 59
Unranked Prairie View A&M University

Prairie View, TX

$230 per credit (in-state, full-time); $586 per credit (out-of-state, full-time) 59
Unranked University of South Florida—​St. Petersburg

St. Petersburg, FL

$462 per credit (in-state, full-time); $907 per credit (out-of-state, full-time) 59
Rank Not Published Clark Atlanta University

Atlanta, GA

$812 per credit (full-time) 62
Unranked Auburn University (Harbert)

Auburn, AL

$8,262 per year (in-state, full-time); $24,786 per year (out-of-state, full-time) 63
Unranked Illinois State University

Normal, IL

$345 per credit (in-state, full-time); $716 per credit (out-of-state, full-time) 63
Unranked Appalachian State University (Walker)

Boone, NC

$15,900 per program (in-state, full-time); $34,500 per program (out-of-state, full-time) 65
Unranked San Jose State University (Lucas)

San Jose, CA

$13,181 per year (in-state, full-time); $19,877 per year (out-of-state, full-time) 65
Unranked Southern Illinois University—​Carbondale

Carbondale, IL

$453 per credit (in-state, full-time); $1,044 per credit (out-of-state, full-time) 66
Unranked Chapman University (Argyros)

Orange, CA

$1,355 per credit (full-time) 67
Unranked St. John Fisher College

Rochester, NY

$850 per credit (full-time) 67
#100 University of Kentucky (Gatton)

Lexington, KY

$11,495 per year (in-state, full-time); $23,560 per year (out-of-state, full-time) 67
Unranked Oklahoma State University (Spears)

Stillwater, OK

$178 per credit (in-state, full-time); $728 per credit (out-of-state, full-time) 68
#82 University of Kansas

Lawrence, KS

$346 per credit (in-state, full-time); $810 per credit (out-of-state, full-time) 69

<1 .. 3 4 5 6 7 .. 19>