Loyola Marymount University Rankings

Founded in 1911, Loyola Marymount University (LMU) is a leading comprehensive co-educational private Roman Catholic Jesuit university located in Los Angeles, California (USA).

The university has the following Colleges and Schools:
- Bellarmine College of Liberal Arts
- College of Business Administration
- College of Communication and Fine Arts
- Loyola Law School
- School of Education
- School of Film and Television
- Seaver College of Science and Engineering

The University is accredited by Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC). The College of Business Administration, including the MBA Program, is fully accredited by the AACSB-International.


- Ranked 4th (at Tier 1) in “Best Universities With Master’s Program in the West” U.S. News & World Report 2010.

- The part-time MBA Program was placed 12th in the rankings published by U.S. News & World Report’s 2010 edition.

- 4th in the West among institutions that offer a full range of masters and undergraduate programs (USNWR "Best Colleges 2009").

- The part-time M.B.A. program moved up nine places to 14th in the U.S. News & World Report magazine (2009 edition).

- Included in “Best 366 Colleges”, “Best Colleges in the West”, "Happiest Students" and “10 Most Beautiful Campuses”, according to The Princeton Review 2008 Best 366 Colleges Rankings. It is placed 7th among the Most Beautiful Campus and 18th for Happiest Students.

- Placed as one of the “25 cutting-edge schools with an eye toward the future” in Kaplan’s 2008 edition of “You Are Here: A Guide to Over 380 Colleges & Unlimited Paths to Your Future”.

- Placed among "Top 100 Colleges for Hispanics" in the Hispanic Outlook in Higher Education (2008).

- The Entrepreneurship program was placed in the top 20 in the country (The Princeton Review/Entrepreneur Magazine 2008).

- Ranked 4th among universities in the West with master’s degrees, and 25th for its undergraduate engineering program (USNWR 2008).

- According to The Princeton Review's 2008 "Best 170 Law Schools", it is rated 1st in the nation for "Best Classroom Experience", 4th in "Professors Rock (Legally Speaking)", and 9th in "Most Diverse Faculty".

- Recognized as “Hottest for Hispanics” in “America’s 25 Hot Schools” by the 2006 Kaplan/ Newsweek “How to Get into College” guide.

- Named a “top producer” of Fulbright awardees, 2006–07 Institute of International Education.

- The part-time MBA program is rated 4th in the nation according to Business Week 2007.

- Listed in The Princeton Review’s “Best 237 Business Schools”. The MBA Program was ranked 9th for Best Campus Environment and 8th for Greatest Opportunity for Minority Students.

- The Entrepreneurship program in the College of Business Administration is recognized as one of the strongest business programs in the nation. The Entrepreneurship Program was rated 13th in the nation, top on the West Coast, and 3rd among the five schools west of the Mississippi that were ranked in the top 25 nationally (Entrepreneur Magazine and Princeton Review 2007).

- The Princeton Review and Forbes Magazine ranked LMU 19th in 2004.

- The Entrepreneurship Program was ranked 15th in the nation among Entrepreneurship Program (Success Magazine 2001).

- In 1998 Success Magazine ranked LMU's entrepreneurship program at "the head of the class".

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