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Businessweek Publishes Its List of Top Undergraduate Business Schools

gradBusinessweek has released its current list of the top undergraduate business programs in the US.  The top three placeholders held strong from their 2012 ranking:
  1. University of Notre Dame’s Mendoza College of Business
  2. University of Virginia’s McIntire School of Commerce
  3. Cornell University’s Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management


The fourth and fifth place spots went respectively to Washington University St. Louis’ Olin Business School (who moved up four spots since 2012) and University of Pennsylvania’s The Wharton School (who dropped one spot).

After reviewing 169 schools, others who received  top twenty honors include:

6. Boston College’s Carroll School of Management

7. Emory University’s Goizueta Business School

8.  University of Michigan, Ann Arbor’s Ross School of Business

9.  University of Texas, Austin’s McCombs School of Business

10.University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill’s Kenan-Flagler Business School

11.University of California, Berkeley’s Haas School of Business

12.Brigham Young University’s Marriott School of Management

13.Indiana University’s Kelley School of Business

14,New York University’s Stern School of Business

15.Villanova University’s School of Business

16.Georgetown Universit’s yMcDonough School of Business

17.University of Richmond’s Robins School of Business

18.Wake Forest University’s School of Business

19.Massachusetts Institute of Technology’s Sloan School of Management

20.Bentley University’s Undergraduate Business Program


Congratulations to all the schools on their achievement, especially my alma mater, McIntire School of Commerce at UVA.   Wa-hoo-wa!


About the author

Renee Howdeshell

Renee Howdeshell is a founding member of Fulcrum Inquiry, an accounting, finance and economic consulting firm that performs damage analyses for commercial litigation, forensic accountings, royalty & distribution audits, financial investigations, and business valuations. Ms. Howdeshell holds a degree in Finance and Marketing from the University of Virginia's McIntire School of Commerce and is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) and a Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE). She has testified as an expert witness in federal court, CA state court and arbitration regarding the results of her work. She can be reached at (213) 787-4112 and her resume is available at www.fulcrum.com.

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