Winners & Losers in U.S. News’ Ranking

 BIGGEST WINNERS IN U.S. NEWS’ 2012 RANKING  

School Gain 2012 Rank 2011 Rank
Case Western (Weatherhead) +28 52 80
DePaul (Kellstadt) +19 70 89
Pittsburgh (Katz) +17 68 85
University of Miami +15 70 85
William & Mary (Mason) +13 70 83
Notre Dame (Mendoza) +12 25 37
Temple (Fox) +11 52 63
Texas Christian (Neeley) +10 70 80
Rice (Jones) +9 25 34
Rochester (Simon) +8 37 45
University of Connecticut +8 61 69
Fordham University +8 89 97
University of Kentucky (Gatton) +8 94 102

Source: 2012 U.S. News’ Ranking of the Best Business Schools

BIGGEST LOSERS IN U.S. NEWS’ 2012 RANKING  

School Loss 2012 Rank 2011 Rank
Rochester Institute of Technology -31 94 63
Santa Clara University (Leavey) -26 101 75
Auburn University -25 88 63
University of Buffalo-SUNY -14 89 75
Baruch College (Zicklin) -12 97 85
South Carolina (Moore) -10 64 54
Minnesota (Carlson) -9 30 21
Iowa (Tippie) -9 49 40
UC-Davis -8 36 28

Source: 2012 U.S. News’ Ranking of the Best Business Schools

(See following page for schools that disappeared entirely off the list and those that made it after having been unranked in the previous year)