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MBA Programs and Rankings

Business school rankings can sometimes help applicants choose a school. Other times, they leave applicants wondering just how important business school rankings really are. Here you can learn everything you need to know about business school rankings, get lists of top-ranked schools, and more. You'll also find tips and information about MBA programs.
  1. B-School Rankings (30)
  2. Essential Classes (19)
  3. MBA Program Information (29)
  4. Online Degree Programs (34)
  5. Part-Time Programs (12)
  6. Program Comparison (37)
  7. School Profiles (69)

Learn More about the MBA Degree
Find out what an MBA is. Learn more about earning an MBA, choosing an MBA program, MBA specialization options, and MBA careers.

What Is an Executive MBA?
An executive MBA degree is a popular choice for business executives. Learn more about the executive MBA, get tips on choosing an executive MBA program, and find out who else might be earning an executive MBA degree.

Reasons to Get an EMBA
Learn how an EMBA program works and how you can use it to advance your career.

Are You an MBA Candidate?
Not everyone is suited for an MBA program. Find out what most MBAs have in common to determine if you're an MBA candidate.

Guide to MBA Programs
MBA programs can be found at business schools, universities, and colleges. Learn more about different types of MBA programs, applying to MBA programs, and much more.

Accelerated MBA Programs
Accelerated MBA programs allow you to earn your degree at an accelerated pace. Find out where you can find accelerated MBA programs and discover how they differ from traditional MBA programs.

Joint JD/MBA Degree?
A Joint JD/MBA program is the perfect option for some students--and a bad idea for others. Find out what a Joint JD/MBA program is, how quickly you can complete the program, and what you can do with a JD/MBA degree.

Types of MBA Programs
Nowadays, there are many different types of MBA programs. Find out more about full-time MBA programs, part-time MBA programs, two year-MBA programs, one-year MBA programs, executive MBA programs, and online MBA programs.

Free Guide to Business School Rankings
Learn more about business school rankings - how they work, who ranks schools, which schools are top-ranked, and how you can use rankings to choose a business school.

MBA Rankings
See a list of MBA rankings and find out how to use MBA rankings to choose a school.

The Importance of Business School Rankings
Business school rankings can sometimes help applicants choose a school. Other times, they leave applicants wondering just how important business school rankings really are. Find out if business school rankings should influence your decision when choosing a school.

Why Get an MBA?
An MBA degree is considered one of the most prestigious degrees in the business world. Of course, there are several advantages to holding an MBA beyond the prestige. Read on to learn why you should consider getting an MBA degree.

Earning an MBA Degree Online
Earning your MBA degree online has never been easier. There are now many schools that give MBA students the option of earning a degree online. Learn more about the ins and out of earning an MBA degree online in this article.

Should I Get an MBA Degree Online?
Thinking about getting an online MBA degree? Learn more about the types of online MBA degree programs, the pros and cons of online MBA degrees, the cost of online MBA degree programs, and the admissions process.

Finding an Accredited MBA Program
Finding an accredited MBA program is very important. Accreditation ensures a quality education as well as eligibility for grants and scholarships. Employers also prefer applicants with a degree from an accredited MBA program over applicants with a degree from a non-accredited program. Learn more about finding an accredited MBA program here.

Choosing a Business School
Choosing a business school can be difficult. If you need advice, this article can help by providing information on choosing a business school.

How Much Does It Cost to Earn an MBA Degree?
An MBA degree can be a valuable asset for any job seeker. But an MBA degree doesn't come cheap. Find out how much it costs to earn an MBA degree and get tips on how to finance your graduate education.

What Can I Do with an MBA?
An MBA is a popular business degree option. Find out what you can do with an MBA.

MBA Careers
MBA career opportunities are everywhere. Learn more about MBA career options, find out where to look for MBA careers, and get an estimate of how much you can earn with an MBA degree.

Will an MBA Degree Help You Survive the Recession?
With the recession in full swing, many people are considering an MBA or another advanced degree. The big question is will an MBA help you survive the recession. MBA grad and Knewton founder Jose Ferreira weighs in on this question and others in this interview about MBA degrees and the recession.

Most Popular Business Degrees
There are many business degree options for business majors. Here is a list of some of the most popular business degrees.

Will an MBA or Advanced Degree Help You Thrive in the Recession?
Will earning an MBA or another advanced degree help you get the job you want? Is the debt worth it? One potential MBA student answers these questions and others in this illuminating interview.

Will an MBA Degree Make You More Valuable in a Recession?
The recession is sending a growing number of adults back to school. Will an MBA or another advanced degree make you more valuable to employers in a recession? Readers weigh in on the question. See what they had to say and share your own response.

50 Resources for MBA Applicants
Getting ready to apply to an MBA program? Check out this list of 50 resources for MBA applicants.

Should I Earn an MBA in Management?
An MBA in Management program can help you gain the knowledge and leadership skills needed to pursue management positions in the business field. Read more about the MBA in Management degree here.

Should I Earn an Executive MBA Degree?
Considering an executive MBA degree? Find out what an executive MBA degree is, who should apply to an executive MBA degree program, and where you should earn your EMBA degree.

Should I Earn a PhD in Business Administration?
A PhD in Business Administration can prepare business majors to teach future business leaders and may lead to a career as a faculty member in business administration. If you have been thinking about earning a PhD in Business Administration, you may want to check out this article which provides an overview of PhD in Business Administration programs and tips on finding and choosing the right PhD program.

Should I Earn a Doctorate Degree?
Thinking about earning a doctorate degree in business? Check out this article, which provides an overview of doctorate programs, a list of reasons to consider a doctorate degree, and tips on choosing a doctoral program.

Should I Earn a Master's Degree?
Thinking about earning a master's degree in business? Check out this article, which lists reasons to get a master's degree and information about choosing a master's degree program.

Should I Earn an Accounting Degree?
Thinking about earning an accounting degree? Find out what type of accounting degrees are available, what you can do with an accounting degree, and how much you can earn after graduation.

What Are Business School Tiers?
Wondering what the difference is between a first tier business school and a second tier business school? Or maybe you're curious about the difference between a second tier business school and a third tier business school? This article explains.

What Is a First Tier Business School?
First tier is a term frequently applied to business schools. Find out what a first tier business school is here.

What is a Second Tier Business School?
The term second tier is sometimes used to describe certain business schools. Find out what a second tier business school is here.

What Is a Third Tier Business School?
Does the term third tier business school have you confused? This article explains what a third tier business school is.

Best 301 Business Schools
More than 19,000 MBA students speak out about their business schools in The Princeton Review’s Best 301 Business Schools. Learn more about the Best 301 Business Schools.

Best Undergraduate Business Schools
Every year schools receive rankings from various organizations and publications. These rankings are determined by a variety of factors and can be useful when choosing an undergraduate school. Get the top picks from your About Guide to Business Majors.

Best Undergraduate Schools with Free Tuition
It seems unbelievable that there are undergraduate schools with free tuition, but it's true. Of the undergraduate schools that offer a free business education, here are three of the best.

Colleges and Universities with Good Undergraduate Business Programs
Looking for a quality undergraduate business program? Check out this list of colleges and universities with good business programs.

America's Best Value Colleges
America's Best Value Colleges is the best guide I have seen for students who want to get a quality education at a fair price. Read the full book review here.

Best Value Public Colleges
- From AMERICA'S BEST VALUE COLLEGES: 2007 EDITION (Random House/Princeton Review Books, $18.95)

Best Value Private Colleges
- From AMERICA'S BEST VALUE COLLEGES: 2007 EDITION (Random House/Princeton Review Books, $18.95)

Undergraduate School – Choosing a School
Choosing a school for undergraduate study can be difficult because there are many different factors to consider. Find out where you can get information that will help you decide which undergraduate school is right for you.

Crash Course MBA
Crash Course MBA is a good book for people who want to learn the basics of management, marketing, and finance without going to business school. Get the full book review here.

Best U.S. Business Schools
Although there are many great U.S. business schools to choose from, there are certain business schools that are considered to be among the best in the world. Here are the ten best business schools in the U.S.

Best Canadian Business Schools
Canada has some of the best business schools in the world. Here is a list of the best Canadian business schools.

Best Non-US Business Schools
There are a number of great business schools outside the United States. Here is a list of the best non-US business schools. Each school offers at least one high-quality program for business students.

Best Full-Time MBA Programs
Every year business schools receive rankings from various organizations and publications. These rankings are determined by a variety of factors and can be very useful when choosing a business school or MBA program.

Best Part-Time MBA Programs
A good part-time MBA program can be hard to find. Here is a list of what I consider to be the best part-time MBA programs in the United States.

Pros and Cons of Part-Time MBA Programs
Weighing the pros and cons of a part-time MBA program prior to making any final decisions is a good idea. Here are few of the most common pros and cons associated with part-time MBA programs.

Interview with a Former Part-Time Student
Wondering what it's like to attend a part-time program? I recently interviewed a student who earned an associate's, bachelor's and master's degree from part-time programs. Read on to find out what she had to say about the part-time program experience.

Best Second Tier Business Schools
The term second tier doesn't have to mean second best. There are plenty of good business schools that fall into the second tier category. Some of them may even be a better fit for your budget and for your career goals than top tier schools.

Best Business Schools – Accounting
Business school rankings can be very useful when choosing a business school or MBA program. Here are the top MBA schools for Accounting.

Best Business Schools - Executive MBA
Looking for a quality Executive MBA program? Here are the top five business schools in the Executive MBA category.

Best Business Schools - Entrepreneurship
Business school rankings can be very useful when choosing a business school or MBA program. Here are the top MBA schools for Entrepreneurship.

Best Business Schools Finance
Business school rankings can be very useful when choosing a business school or MBA program. Here are the top MBA schools for Finance.

Best Business Schools - General Management
Business school rankings are determined by a variety of factors and can be very useful when choosing a business school or MBA program. Here are the top MBA schools for general management.

Best Business Schools: Human Resources Management
If you want to specialize in human resources management, you might want to find a school that has a good reputation in the field. The following business schools all offer excellent MBA programs for human resources majors.

Best Business Schools - Information Technology
Business school rankings can be very useful when choosing a business school or MBA Program. Here are the top MBA schools for information technology.

Best Business Schools - International Business
Good international business programs are hard to find. This list ranks the best International business programs in the Uniterd States.

Best Business Schools - Marketing
Business school rankings are determined by a variety of factors and can be very useful when choosing a business school or MBA Program. Here are the top MBA schools for marketing.

Best Business Schools - Non-Profit Management
The best non-profit management schools offer a challenging curriculum and the chance to gain practical experience. Here are the best graduate business schools for future non-profit managers.

Best Business Schools - Operations Management
Business school rankings can be very useful when choosing a business school or MBA program. Here are the top MBA schools for Operations Management.

Most Selective Business Schools
Some business schools are much more selective than others. If you are wondering which schools are the most difficult to get into, this list of the top 5 most selective business schools should provide the answer.

How to Evaluate a Business School
Not sure which business schools are a good match for your career goals? Learn how to properly evaluate a business school.

Business School - What It Is and Why You Need It
Get the basics of business school here. Find out what it is, why you should attend, and what careers will be available to you after you get your business degree.

Business Majors 101 - Preparing for Business School and Beyond
Wondering what business school is all about? Find out everything you need to know about being a business major here, including how to prepare for business school and beyond.

Former U.S. Ambassador George H. Walker III on Webster's Global MBA Program
U.S. Ambassador George H. Walker III is on Webster University's board of trustees, chairman of the business school's advisory board, and program adviser for Webster's new global MBA. He recently took time to talk about the new MBA program and the importance of global education.

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