Best Value MBA Programs

The following business schools offer the best value for their MBA students:

University of Iowa's Tippie School of Management
- BusinessWeek survey ranks Tippie MBA among best values in the world. The survey ranks the Tippie full-time MBA as the second best U.S. school in the category of Return on Investment, which measures how long it takes to earn in additional salary the cost of tuition. BusinessWeek rankings are based largely on the results of surveys sent to students who graduated in the Class of 2008 and to corporate recruiters.

Lancaster University Management School (LUMS)
- In the Financial Times 2008 ranking of the world's top 100 full-time global MBA programmes, the Lancaster MBA stands out as exceptional value for money, it claims to be the best value in the world if the last three years of rankings are taken into account. During those three years the Lancaster MBA has been ranked 2nd, 3rd and 4th in the world for Value for Money.

University of Cape Town, Graduate School of Business
- The UCT Graduate School of Business full-time MBA programme has been ranked as the best value for money MBA in the world in the FT of London's Global MBA Top 100 Ranking released in January 2009.
- In 2009 it was voted by Eduniversal as the top business school in Africa in terms of influence for the second year running (www.eduniversal.com).

University of Virginia's Darden School of Business
- Military MBA has listed the Darden School of Business among 20 MBA programs that offer the best value for veterans using the new G.I. Bill.
- The MBA programs that provide the best value for military veterans, according to Military MBA, include: Dartmouth, Harvard, Duke, Cornell, Michigan, Carnegie Mellon, North Carolina, Vanderbilt, Northwestern, amongst others.

EADA
- EADA's MBA gives best Value for Money in Spain. It is ranked 1st in Spain and 16th in the world in "Value for Money" by Financial Times in 2009.
- EADA was the first business school in Barcelona. It offers several types of MBA (Masters in Business Administration) targeted at professionals with a wide variety of profiles.

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