Kellogg | Mr. Defense Engineer
GMAT 760, GPA 3.15
Cornell Johnson | Mr. Indian Dreamer
GRE 331, GPA 8.5/10
McCombs School of Business | Mr. Ernst & Young
GMAT 600 (hopeful estimate), GPA 3.86
Kellogg | Mr. Innovator
GRE 300, GPA 3.75
London Business School | Ms. Private Equity Angel
GMAT 660, GPA 3.4
Harvard | Mr. Defense Engineer
GMAT 730, GPA 3.6
Chicago Booth | Ms. Indian Banker
GMAT 740, GPA 9.18/10
Harvard | Ms. Developing Markets
GMAT 780, GPA 3.63
Yale | Ms. Biotech
GMAT 740, GPA 3.29
McCombs School of Business | Mr. Marine Executive Officer
GRE 322, GPA 3.28
Kellogg | Mr. Engineer Volunteer
GMAT 710, GPA 3.8
Stanford GSB | Ms. Global Empowerment
GMAT 740, GPA 3.66
Chicago Booth | Mr. Bank AVP
GRE 322, GPA 3.22
Harvard | Mr. Renewables Athlete
GMAT 710 (1st take), GPA 3.63
Stanford GSB | Mr. Infantry Officer
GRE 320, GPA 3.7
UCLA Anderson | Ms. Apparel Entrepreneur
GMAT 690, GPA 3.2
Harvard | Mr. Armenian Geneticist
GRE 331, GPA 3.7
Berkeley Haas | Mr. 1st Gen Grad
GMAT 740, GPA 3.1
Ross | Mr. Travelpreneur
GMAT 730, GPA 2.68
London Business School | Ms. Numbers
GMAT 730, GPA 3.5
IU Kelley | Mr. Fortune 500
GMAT N/A, GPA 2.2
N U Singapore | Mr. Naval Officer
GMAT 710, GPA 3.2
NYU Stern | Ms. Entertainment Strategist
GMAT Have not taken, GPA 2.92
INSEAD | Ms. Spaniard Consultant
GMAT 710, GPA 8.5/10.00
NYU Stern | Mr. Army Prop Trader
GRE 313, GPA 2.31
Chicago Booth | Mr. Unilever To MBB
GRE 308, GPA 3.8
Stanford GSB | Ms. Healthtech Venture
GMAT 720, GPA 3.5

Duke Tops 2014 Businessweek Ranking

2014 Bloomberg Businessweek MBA Ranking

There will be some very disappointed people on the list below. Two schools dropped 22 places each, Northeastern University’s D’Amore-Kim and Iowa University’s Tippie School, now respectively 73rd and 75th. Both Boston University and Arizona State University’s Carey School each plunged 18 spots to 57th and 67th, respectively.

2014 Rank & SchoolIndex Score2012 RankChange
51. UC-San Diego (Rady)55.43NR——-
52. Boston College (Carroll)54.3448-4
53. George Washington53.2454+1
54. North Carolina State (Poole)52.5863+9
55. Tennessee (Haslam)52.4759+4
56. Florida International51.98NR——-
57. Boston University51.0039-18
58. Babson50.6042-16
59. William & Mary (Mason)50.27NR——-
60. UC-Davis49.64NR——-
61. Utah (Eccles)49.49NR——-
62. Thunderbird49.0645-17
63. Pepperdine (Graziadio)49.06NR——-
64. Tulane (Freeman)48.47NR——-
65. Rutgers47.9161-4
66. Connecticut47.35NR——-
67. Arizona State (Carey)45.7449-18
68. Arizona (Eller)44.40NR——-
69. Syracuse (Whitman)44.2855-14
70. Missouri (Trulaske)44.1856-14
71. South Carolina (Moore)42.5462-9
72. Miami41.98NR——-
73. Northeastern (D’Amore-Kim)41.1451-22
74. Texas Tech (Rawls)41.12NR——-
75. Iowa (Tippie)41.0653-22

Source: Bloomberg Businessweek 2014 MBA ranking

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About The Author

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.