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.

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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 St. Bonaventure University

St. Bonaventure, NY

$690 per credit (full-time) 72
Unranked Mercer University—​Atlanta (Stetson)

Atlanta, GA

$691 per credit (full-time) 25
Unranked La Salle University

Philadelphia, PA

$20,750 per year (full-time) 83
Unranked University of Wisconsin—​River Falls

River Falls, WI

$692 per credit (in-state, full-time); $692 per credit (out-of-state, full-time) N/A
Unranked Valparaiso University

Valparaiso, IN

$699 per credit (full-time) 12
Unranked Ohio University

Athens, OH

$21,000 per program (in-state, full-time) N/A
Unranked Washington State University

Pullman, WA

$21,000 per program (in-state, full-time); $40,000 per program (out-of-state, full-time) 24
#65 University of Tennessee—​Knoxville

Knoxville, TN

$21,944 per year (in-state, full-time); $40,432 per year (out-of-state, full-time) 148
#48 University of Arizona (Eller)

Tucson, AZ

$22,024 per year (in-state, full-time); $37,898 per year (out-of-state, full-time) 95
Unranked Xavier University (Williams)

Cincinnati, OH

$740 per credit (full-time) N/A
Unranked Meredith College

Raleigh, NC

$22,350 per program (full-time) 6
#40 Purdue University—​West Lafayette (Krannert)

West Lafayette, IN

$22,409 per year (in-state, full-time); $42,174 per year (out-of-state, full-time) 230
#41 Pennsylvania State University—​University Park (Smeal)

University Park, PA

$22,410 per year (in-state, full-time); $35,888 per year (out-of-state, full-time) 155
Unranked Eastern Washington University

Spokane, WA

$22,500 per year (in-state, full-time); $38,370 per year (out-of-state, full-time) N/A
#27 Brigham Young University (Marriott)

Provo, UT

$11,280 per year (LDS member, full-time); $22,560 per year (Non-LDS member, full-time) 320
#92 West Virginia University

Morgantown, WV

$23,040 per program (in-state, full-time); $56,268 per program (out-of-state, full-time) 36
Unranked St. Mary's University (Greehey)

San Antonio, TX

$770 per credit (full-time) 56
#27 Arizona State University (Carey)

Tempe, AZ

$23,300 per year (in-state, full-time); $39,150 per year (out-of-state, full-time) 139
Unranked California State University—​Los Angeles

Los Angeles, CA

$23,300 per program (in-state, full-time); $35,220 per program (out-of-state, full-time) 85
Unranked Pennsylvania State University—​Erie, The Behrend College (Black)

Erie, PA

$792 per credit (in-state, full-time); $1,227 per credit (out-of-state, full-time) 31
Unranked Fairfield University (Dolan)

Fairfield, CT

$795 per credit (full-time) N/A
#96 University of Oregon (Lundquist)

Eugene, OR

$24,033 per year (in-state, full-time); $33,525 per year (out-of-state, full-time) 78
Rank Not Published Clark Atlanta University

Atlanta, GA

$812 per credit (full-time) 62
#65 Louisiana State University—​Baton Rouge (Ourso)

Baton Rouge, LA

$24,525 per program (in-state, full-time); $60,925 per program (out-of-state, full-time) 91
#21 Indiana University—​Bloomington (Kelley)

Bloomington, IN

$24,984 per year (in-state, full-time); $44,460 per year (out-of-state, full-time) 392

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