2012 U.S. News Ranking of the Best B-Schools

U.S. NEWS’ 2012 RANKING OF THE TOP 25-50 BUSINESS SCHOOLS

2012 Rank & School2011 Rank    Change
25. Rice (Jones)34+9
25. Notre Dame (Mendoza)37+12
25. Wisconsin-Madison28+3
25. Vanderbilt (Owen)28+3
30. Arizona State (Carey)27-3
30. Minnesota (Carlson)21-9
32. Georgia Institute of Technology28-4
32. Texas A&M (Mays)32
34. Brigham Young (Marriott)32-2
35. Washington (Foster)37+2
36. UC-Davis28-8
37. Boston College (Carroll)34-3
37. Boston University34-3
37. Illinois-Urbana Champaign37
37. Rochester (Simon)45+8
37. Texas-Dallas40-3
42. Purdue (Krannert)49+7
43. Tulane (Freeman)40-3
44. Michigan State (Broad)49+5
44. Penn State (Smeal)40-4
44. Florida (Hough)47+3
44. Maryland (Smith)45+1
44. Wake Forest (Babcock)47+3
49. UC-Irvine (Merage)40-9
49. Iowa (Tippie)40-9

Source: U.S. News’ 2012 Ranking of the Best MBA Programs

(Table of the next 25 top schools on the following page)