US News Best Business Schools 2012

U.S. News has just released its 2012 rankings of Best Business Schools, with the Stanford University Graduate School of Business rated No. 1 nationally and ahead of Harvard Business School (2nd). The University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School is tied for third position with Massachusetts Institute of Technology (Sloan).

The University of Florida (UF) is placed in the top 25 among public business schools for the seventh consecutive year in the USNWR "Best Graduate Schools" 2012 Edition. UF Hough Graduate School of Business offers a broad range of graduate degree programs such as the MBA for Professionals, Internet MBA, Master of Science in Management, Master of Arts in International Business, Ph.D. in Information Systems & Operations Management, Ph.D. in Finance and Real Estate, and more.

The Jones Graduate School of Business at Rice University is one of the world’s leading business schools. It is rated 34th in U.S. News Media Group’s 2012 Ranking of Best Graduate Schools. The Jones School is distinguished by its strong foundation in accounting, finance, marketing, and management with areas of excellence in entrepreneurship, energy, and health care.

Ranking of Best Business Schools:
1. Stanford GSB
2. Harvard Business School
3. MIT Sloan
3. Pennsylvania Wharton
5. Northwestern Kellogg
5. Chicago Booth
7. Dartmouth Tuck
7. UC Berkeley Haas
9. Columbia
10. NYU Stern
10. Yale SOM
12. Duke Fuqua
13. UVA Darden
14. UCLA Anderson
14. Michigan Ross
16. Cornell Johnson
17. Texas McCombs
18. CMU Tepper
19. UNC Kenan-Flagler
20. Washington Olin

Source: US News & World Report 2012

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