Top 50 MBA Programs in the Nation
Find out which are the top-ranked schools in America that offer Master of Business Administration degree programs. Get details about schools, program options and ranking information. Keep reading for a list of well-regarded schools that also offer this program.
The Master of Business Administration (MBA) is a graduate business degree offered by many well-ranked colleges and universities across the nation. MBA programs generally require two years of graduate study and include courses in accounting, finance, marketing, management and information technology. Top schools with MBA programs include Harvard University in Massachusetts and the University of Chicago in Illinois.
Top Fifty U.S. MBA Programs
1. Harvard Business School in Boston, Massachusetts
U.S. News and World Report ranked Harvard University first in the nation among the best business schools in the country in 2009. In 2008, Harvard Business School was ranked second in the nation in Business Week's list of the top business schools in the U.S. The school is over a century old and well-known for offering case-based curriculum and churning out successful graduates. In addition to an intensive 2-year residential MBA program, it also offers more than 60 executive education programs and nine full-time doctoral programs.
2. University of Chicago Booth School of Business in Illinois
In 2008, the Booth School of Business was named the country's top business school by Business Week based on a number of factors, including academic rigor, recruiter relationships and dedication to excellence. In 2009, it also ranked fifth in a list of the best business schools in the country by U.S. News and World Report, which examined 426 MBA programs to compile the results. Founded in 1898, Booth School of Business offers a unrivaled faculty and boasts nearly 43,000 accomplished graduates. The University of Chicago Booth School of Business offers full-time, weekend and evening business program options, as well as an executive MBA.
List of 50 Highly Ranked Schools with MBA Programs in the U.S.
|College/University Name||Student Population||Address||Phone Number|
|Arizona State University||67,082||Tempe, Arizona 85287||(480) 965-9011|
|Ohio State University||53,715||190 N. Oval Mall, Columbus, Ohio 43210||(614) 292-6446|
|University of Florida||51,474||355 Tigert Hall, Gainesville, Florida 32611||(352) 392-3261|
|University of Minnesota - Twin Cities||51,140||100 Church St. SE, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55455||(612) 625-5000|
|University of Texas at Austin||49,984||Austin, Texas 78712||(512) 471-3434|
|Texas A & M University||48,039||College Station, Texas 77843||(979) 845-3211|
|Michigan State University||46,510||East Lansing, Michigan 48824||(517) 355-1855|
|Pennsylvania State University||44,406||201 Old Main, University Park, Pennsylvania 16802||(814) 865-4700|
|University of Illinois at Urbana - Champaign||43,246||601 E. John St., Champaign, Illinois 61820||(217) 333-1000|
|New York University||42,189||70 Washington Sq. S., New York, New York 10012||(212) 998-1212|
|University of Wisconsin - Madison||41,620||500 Lincoln Dr., Madison, Wisconsin 53706||(608) 262-1234|
|Purdue University - Main Campus||41,433||Hovde Hall of Administration, West Lafayette, Indiana 47907||(765) 494-4000|
|University of Michigan - Ann Arbor||41,028||Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109||(734) 764-1817|
|Indiana University - Bloomington||40,354||107 S. Indiana Ave., Bloomington, Indiana 47405||(812) 855-4848|
|University of Washington||39,675||1400 NE Campus Pkwy., Seattle, Washington 98195||(206) 543-2100|
|University of California, Los Angeles||38,220||405 Hilgard Ave., Los Angeles, California 90095||(310) 825-4321|
|University of Maryland - College Park||37,000||College Park, Maryland 20742||(301) 405-1000|
|University of California, Berkeley||35,396||Berkeley, California 94720||(510) 642-6000|
|Brigham Young University||34,244||Provo, Utah 84602||(801) 422-4636|
|University of Southern California||33,747||University Park, Los Angeles, California 90089||(213) 740-2311|
|Boston University||31,766||One Silber Way, Boston, Massachusetts 02215||(617) 353-2000|
|University of California, Davis||30,568||One Shields Ave., Davis, California 95616||(530) 752-1011|
|University of Iowa||29,152||101 Jessup Hall, Iowa City, Iowa 52242||(319) 335-3500|
|University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill||28,567||103 S. Bldg. Cb 9100, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599||(919) 962-2211|
|University of Harvard||26,496||Soldiers Field, Boston, Massachusetts 02163||(617) 495-6000|
|University of Virginia||24,541||Charlottesville, Virginia 22904||(434) 924-0311|
|University of Pennsylvania||24,107||1 College Hall 34th and Spruce Sts., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104||(215) 898-5000|
|Columbia University||23,196||116 St. and Broadway, New York, New York 10027||(212) 854-1754|
|Cornell University||20,273||Ithaca, New York 14853||(607) 255-2000|
|Georgia Institute of Technology||19,413||225 N. Ave., Atlanta, Georgia 30332||(404) 894-2000|
|Northwestern University||19,291||633 Clark St., Evanston, Illinois 60208||(847) 491-3741|
|Stanford University||17,833||Stanford, California 94305||(650) 723-2300|
|Georgetown University||15,318||37th and O St. NW, Washington, District of Columbia 20057||(202) 687-0100|
|Boston College||14,836||140 Commonwealth Ave., Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts 02467||(617) 552-8000|
|University of Chicago||14,788||5807 S. Woodlawn Ave., Chicago, Illinois 60637||(773) 702-7743|
|The University of Texas at Dallas||14,913||800 W. Campbell Rd., Richardson, Texas 75080||(972) 883-2111|
|Duke University||14,060||103 Allen Bldg., Durham, North Carolina 27708||(919) 684-2813|
|Washington University - St. Louis||13,339||One Brookings Dr., St. Louis, Missouri 63130||(314) 935-5000|
|Emory University||12,755||408 Administration Bldg., 201 Dowman Dr., Atlanta, Georgia 30322||(404) 727-6123|
|Vanderbilt University||12,093||2101 W. End Ave., Nashville, Tennessee 37240||(615) 322-7311|
|University of Notre Dame||11,731||Notre Dame, Indiana 46556||(574) 631-5000|
|Southern Methodist University||10,965||6425 Boaz St., Dallas, Texas 75275||(214) 768-2000|
|Carnegie Mellon University||10,875||5000 Forbes Ave., Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213||(412) 268-2000|
|Tulane University||10,737||6823 Saint Charles Ave., New Orleans, Louisiana 70118||(504) 865-5000|
|Massachusetts Institute of Technology||10,299||77 Massachusetts Ave. Cambridge, Massachusetts 02139||(617) 253-1000|
|Yale University||10,192||New Haven, Connecticut 06520||(203) 432-1333|
|University of Rochester||9,735||203 Wallis Hall, Rochester, New York 14627||(585) 275-8063|
|Dartmouth College||5,848||Hanover, New Hampshire 03755||(603) 646-1110|
|Rice University||5,357||6100 S. Main, Houston, Texas 77005||(713) 348-0000|
|Babson College||3,439||231 Forest St., Wellesley, Massachusetts 02457||(781) 235-1200|
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