Ranking Business School Reputations

Underperformers in U.S. News’ 2015 Business School Ranking

2014 Overall Rank2015 Overall Rank2014 Peer Assessment Rank2015 Peer Assessment RankInstitution2014 Peer Assess-ment Score2015 Peer Assess-ment Score2014  Rank Discrep-ancy 2015 Rank Discrep-ancy
79805048Colorado (Leeds)3.23.2-29-32
84966765Bentley University (McCallum)2.92.9-17-31
91966765Oregon (Lundquist)2.92.9-24-31
101875058Claremont Graduate (Drucker)3.23-51-29
79926765Fordham2.92.9-12-27
88853158Thunderbird3.53-57-27
931006776Kentucky (Gatton)2.92.8-26-24
1041009376American U. (Kogod)2.72.8-11-24
56654142Babson (Olin)3.33.3-15-23
91966776University of Miami (FL)2.92.8-24-20
96766158Pepperdine (Graziadio)33-35-18
52654148Case Western (Weatherhead)3.33.2-11-17
70826765William & Mary (Mason)2.92.9-3-17
NA928176Illinois-Chicago (Liautaud)2.82.8NA-16
37413128Maryland College Park (Smith)3.53.5-6-13
44483434Arizona (Eller)3.43.4-10-14
52484134Georgia (Terry)3.33.4-11-14
79796765Syracuse (Whitman)2.92.9-12-14
44403428Purdue (Krannert)3.43.5-10-12
47352625Illinois3.63.6-21-10
86879376San Diego State2.72.87-11

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

(Check out the next page for analysis of the “underperformers”)