Best Full-Time MBA Program 2018

Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania moved up three places to tie with Harvard University at No. 1 in the U.S. News & World Report's full-time MBA rankings. The Booth School of Business at the University of Chicago follows at No. 3, while Stanford University, the Sloan School of Business at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University tie at No. 4.

The McCombs School of Business Texas MBA Full-Time Program was ranked 17th in the 2018 edition of U.S. News & World Report's survey of the nation's best graduate schools of business. For the third year in a row, Texas took 5th place among public schools, behind the University of California, Berkeley (7th), University of Michigan (11th), University of Virginia (14th), and UCLA (15th).

The Fox School of Business' flagship full-time MBA program, the Global MBA, vaulted to an all-time high rank of No. 32 in the 2018 edition, up from No. 41 in the 2017 edition. Fox’s full-time MBA program also earned a No. 1 national rank for the highest job-placement rates for its students: 100 percent within three months of graduation and 91.9 percent at graduation.

The Carroll School of Management at Boston College rose six places among full-time MBA programs to 44th overall. Its Finance program was ranked 18th.