Poets&Quants’ Top 100 U.S. MBA Programs of 2012

Poets&Quants’Top 100 U.S. MBA Programs of 2012

2012 P&Q Rank & SchoolIndex   2011 Rank   BW   Forbes   U.S. News   FT   Econ
51. Thunderbird Glendale, AZ39.64945547547NR
52. George Washington Washington, DC37.25854NR574140
53. Florida (Hough) Gainesville, FL35.053486744NRNR
54. Pittsburgh (Katz) Pittsburgh, PA34.457NR51684446
55. South Carolina (Moore) Columbia, SC33.75562706449NR
56. Missouri (Trulaske) Columbia, MO31.864566354NRNR
57. Case (Weatherhead) Cleveland, OH30.259NR4952NR47
58. UC-Davis Davis, CA29.652NR7236NR37
59. Texas Christian (Neeley) Fort Worth, TX26.99446NR70NR39
60. SUNY-Buffalo Buffalo, NY26.560574889NRNR
61. Tulane (Freeman) New Orleans, LA26.450NR5243NRNR
62. Connecticut Storrs, CT25.561NR3761NRNR
63. Temple (Fox) Philadelphia, PA24.863NR7352NR41
64. Fordham New York, NY24.575585589NRNR
65. William & Mary (Mason) Williamsburg, VA21.151NR4170NRNR
66. Arizona (Eller) Tuscon, AZ20.567NR6057NRNR
67. Tennessee Knoxville, TN19.27860NR64NRNR
67. Syracuse (Whitman) Syracuse, NY19.28555NR68NRNR
69. Rutgers New Brunswick, NJ19.16261NR63NRNR
70. Univ. of Miami Coral Gables, FL17.39761NR63NRNR
71. Alabama (Manderson) Tuscaloosa, AL16.168NR5778NRNR
72. Texas-Dallas Richardson, TX15.371NRNR37NRNR
73. NC State (Jenkins) Raleigh, NC14.69663NR78NRNR
74. Auburn Auburn, AL13.666NR5888NRNR
74. Louisiana State (Ourso) Baton Rouge, LA13.675NR6481NRNR
74. Rollins (Crummer) Winter Park, FL13.673NR46101NRNR

Source: Poets&Quants’ 2012 composite ranking of the best full-time MBA programs in the U.S.

Notes: Rankings for both The Financial Times and The Economist are adjusted to account for the ranks of U.S. schools only for comparable purposes

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John A. Byrne

John A. Byrne is the founder and editor-in-chief of C-Change Media, publishers of Poets&Quants and four other higher education websites. He has authored or co-authored more than ten books, including two New York Times bestsellers. John is the former executive editor of Businessweek, editor-in-chief of Businessweek. com, editor-in-chief of Fast Company, and the creator of the first regularly published rankings of business schools. As the co-founder of CentreCourt MBA Festivals, he hopes to meet you at the next MBA event in-person or online.