Duke Fuqua | Ms. ELS
GRE 318, GPA 3.8
Duke Fuqua | Mr. Musician To Consultant
GMAT 710, GPA 1.6
Wharton | Mr. Investment Banking
GMAT 750, GPA 3.1
MIT Sloan | Mr. International Impact
GRE 326, GPA 3.5
Wharton | Ms. Product Manager
GMAT 730, GPA 3.4
Chicago Booth | Mr. Indian O&G EPC
GMAT 730, GPA 3.75
Chicago Booth | Mr. US Army Veteran
GMAT 710, GPA 3.7
Stanford GSB | Mr. Techie Teacher
GMAT 760, GPA 3.80
Ross | Mr. NCAA to MBB
GMAT 710, GPA 3.2
Ross | Mr. Operational Finance
GMAT 710, taking again, GPA 3
Stanford GSB | Ms. S & H
GMAT 750, GPA 3.47
Columbia | Ms. Cybersecurity
GRE 322, GPA 3.7
Kellogg | Mr. Multinational Strategy
GRE 305, GPA 3.80
Kellogg | Mr. Defense Contractor
GMAT 730, GPA 3.2
Duke Fuqua | Mr. O&G Geoscientist
GRE 327, GPA 2.9
Kenan-Flagler | Ms. Big Pharma
GRE 318, GPA 3.3
INSEAD | Mr. Jumbo GMAT
GMAT 770, GPA 3.7
Duke Fuqua | Mr. 911 System
GMAT 690, GPA 3.02
Duke Fuqua | Mr. Agribusiness
GRE 308, GPA 3.04
Stanford GSB | Mr. 750
GMAT 750, GPA 3.43
Duke Fuqua | Mr. Tech Evangelist
GMAT 690, GPA 3.2
NYU Stern | Mr. Bioinformatics
GMAT 710, GPA 3.7
Harvard | Mr. Investment Banker
GMAT 750, GPA 4.0
Harvard | Mr. Bangladeshi Analyst
GMAT 690, GPA 3.31
INSEAD | Mr. Indian In Cambodia
GMAT 730, GPA 3.33
McCombs School of Business | Mr. Consulting Analyst
GMAT 700, GPA 7.7/10
Cornell Johnson | Mr. Emporio Armani
GMAT 780, GPA 3.03

Wharton Dislodges Harvard To Top 2017 P&Q MBA Ranking

The Definitive List Of The Top 100 U.S. MBA Programs of 2017 — 26 to 50

2017

Rank

School Name2016 RankIndexUS

News

ForbesBusiness

Week

Financial

Times

The Economist
#26Southern California (Marshall)3274.024 (31)33 (38)30 (38)23 (23)28 (41)
#27Georgia Institute of Technology3172.629 (34)30 (33)28 (28)29 (33)26 (35)
#28Washington (Olin)2871.721 (21)35 (31)36 (36)35 (39)30 (31)
#29Michigan State (Broad)2770.637 (35)29 (22)25 (27)27 (29)32 (24)
#30Arizona State (Carey)4468.625 (35)40 (47)47 (49)26 (NR)31 (28)
#31Minnesota (Carlson)2968.232 (27)27 (27)39 (39)48 (34)22 (33)
#32Wisconsin3068.134 (27)24 (40)43 (29)33 (30)40 (38)
#33Vanderbilt (Owen)2667.525 (22)49 (39)34 (32)40 (32)18 (17)
#34Ohio State (Fisher)3366.427 (27)47 (43)37 (41)31 (36)36 (30)
#34Brigham Young (Marriott)3466.434 (31)19 (21)23 (23)33 (39)NR (NR)
#36Penn State (Smeal)3566.236 (41)29 (28)25 (37)49 (41)42 (39)
#37Rochester (Simon)3762.543 (39)37 (44)33 (30)38 (40)39 (34)
#38Purdue (Krannert)4760.950 (47)28 (32)38 (42)36 (NR)49 (48)
#39UC-Irvine (Merage)4359.844 (48)41 (42)51 (54)30 (27)38 (NR)
#40Maryland (Smith)3659.447 (41)46 (46)40 (33)25 (22)43 (32)
#41Boston University (Questrom)3956.844 (41)48 (48)49 (50)42 (35)35 (37)
#42Pittsburgh (Katz)4255.153 (55)39 (35)52 (53)45 (46)34 (36)
#43Texas-Dallas (Jindal)5354.838 (37)44 (NR)31 (29)50 (NR)NR (NR)
#44Texas A&M (Mays)4054.538 (31)20 (24)22 (18)NR (NR)NR (NR)
#45Iowa (Tippie)3853.364 (45)34 (26)41 (35)44 (44)44 (45)
#46Boston College (Carroll)5050.344 (50)51 (NR)44 (48)41 (31)NR (NR)
#47Southern Methodist (Cox)4549.952 (48)38 (37)32 (31)NR (NR)37 (42)
#48Temple (Fox)5147.832 (41)60 (64)NR (NR)51 (NR)45 (43)
#49Rutgers Business School6747.650 (53)52 (NR)50 (52)37 (NR)NR (NR)
#50Georgia (Terry)4844.648 (55)50 (36)54 (65)NR (NR)41 (40)

Note: * Ranks for both The Financial Times and The Economist surveys are U.S. only, not the overall global ranks

(See following page for the next 25 business schools on the list)

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.