Best Business Schools in North America

Following are the best ranked business schools in North America:

University of Pennsylvania (Wharton) - The Wharton School of Business is highly regarded as a top ranked business school in the world. The Financial Times has ranked Wharton first of 100 full-time international MBA programs for the second year in a row. It was also rated first in research and alumni recommendations.

Massachusetts Institute of Technology (Sloan) - MIT Sloan MBA program is rated 5th in the Financial Times MBA Ranking 2010. MIT Sloan's program in management science is consistently ranked as one of the best undergraduate business programs in the nation by U.S. News and World Report.

The University of Texas at Austin (McCombs School of Business) - The Texas Executive MBA Program is ranked 9th in the world according to Poets & Quants for Executives' second annual EMBA ranking. The Department of Accounting has been ranked 1st in undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral programs by the Public Accounting Report.

University of California Berkeley (Haas School of Business) - The Haas School of Business was ranked the 1st business school in the US and 3rd in the world by the Economist Intelligence Unit in a survey of full-time MBA programs. The ranking is based on a survey of MBA students and on data provided by participating business schools.

University of Western Ontario (Richard Ivey School of Business) - Ivey Executive Development Programs consistently rank No. 1 in Canada, based on independent survey conducted by the Financial Times, May 2011. In addition, it is ranked No. 1 in Canada and No. 6 in the World for Custom Programs (2008 Business Week Rankings).