Ranking Business School Reputations

Overperformers In U.S. News’ 2015 Ranking of The Best Business Schools

2014 Overall Rank 2015 Overall Rank 2014 Peer Assessment Rank 2015 Peer Assessment Rank Institution 2014 Peer Assess-ment Score 2015 Peer Assess-ment Score 2014  Rank Discrep-ancy 2015 Rank Discrep-ancy
37 37 67 87 University of Texas-Dallas 2.9 2.7 30 50
61 60 81 87 Rutgers 2.8 2.7 20 27
30 27 50 51 BYU (Marriott) 3.2 3.1 20 24
88 65 93 87 North Carolina State (Jenkins) 2.7 2.7 5 22
58 74 93 96 Alabama (Manderson) 2.7 2.6 35 22
79 76 108 98 Binghamton SUNY 2.5 2.5 29 22
52 58 81 76 Missouri (Trulaske) 2.8 2.8 29 18
58 48 67 65 Temple (Fox) 2.9 2.9 9 17
99 60 102 76 Cincinnati (Lindner) 2.6 2.8 3 16
70 73 102 87 Iowa State 2.6 2.7 32 14
58 52 81 65 University of Connecticut 2.8 2.9 23 13
61 52 67 65 Northeastern 2.9 2.9 6 13
75 74 93 87 Buffalo SUNY 2.7 2.7 18 13
86 87 115 99 U. of Albany SUNY 2.4 2.4 29 12
67 65 81 76 Oklahoma (Price) 2.8 2.8 14 11
79 76 93 87 Texas Christian (Neeley) 2.7 2.7 14 11
23 25 34 34 Washington (Foster) 3.4 3.4 11 9
NA 87 NA 96 Texas Tech (Rawls) 2.6 2.6 NA 9
27 27 34 34 Georgia Tech (Scheller) 3.4 3.4 7 7
NA 80 NA 87 Delaware (Lerner) NA 2.7 NA 7
104 92 115 99 West Virginia 2.4 2.4 11 7

(Source: U.S. News and World Report)

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