Wharton Dislodges Harvard To Top 2017 P&Q MBA Ranking

The Definitive List Of The Top 100 U.S. MBA Programs of 2017 — 51 to 75



School Name2016 RankIndexUS






The Economist
#51Illinois-Urbana-Champaign4139.040 (39)NR (44)45 (34)43 (43)NR (NR)
#52Florida (Hough)4638.240 (37)NR (50)46 (NR)NR (NR)16 (27)
#53University of Miami6637.257 (68)62 (NR)58 (57)NR (NR)47 (49)
#54Babson College (Olin)5836.669 (60)57 (NR)62 (60)47 (42)NR (NR)
#55William & Mary (Mason)5635.257 (71)58 (53)42 (51)NR (NR)NR (NR)
#56Tennessee-Knoxville (Haslam)7935.054 (63)54 (NR)57 (NR)NR (NR)NR (NR)
#57Buffalo (SUNY)5933.073 (81)42 (45)46 (47)NR (NR)NR (NR)
#58Arizona (Eller)5732.449 (60)64 (59)69 (67)NR (NR)NR (NR)
#59Northeastern (D’Amore-McKim)5431.354 (57)66 (56)61 (64)NR (NR)NR (NR)
#60Alabama (Manderson)6031.154 (53)43 (49)NR (NR)NR (NR)NR (NR)
#61UC-Davis5230.342 (45)63 (61)NR (NR)NR (NR)NR (44)
#62Fordham (Gabelli)8328.973 (83)70 (NR)60 (59)NR (NR)51 (NR)
#63Connecticut-Storrs6328.465 (63)59 (NR)66 (70)NR (NR)NR (NR)
#64Pepperdine (Graziadio)7225.765 (83)65 (63)75 (84)NR (NR)NR (NR)
#65Case Western (Weatherhead)7124.977 (71)53 (NR)72 (74)NR (NR)NR (51)
#66Texas Christian (Neeley)6423.071 (63)NR (NR)55 (56)NR (NR)46 (46)
#67Missouri (Trulaske)5522.669 (59)56 (51)NR (79)NR (NR)NR (NR)
#68Utah (Eccles)8122.357 (79)NR (NR)56 (66)NR (NR)NR (NR)
#69NC State (Jenkins)6120.257 (52)NR (NR)70 (69)NR (NR)NR (50)
#70South Carolina (Moore)7620.171 (71)NR (62)NR (NR)38 (NR)NR (NR)
#71Tulane (Freeman)6219.973 (68)61 (57)NR (73)NR (NR)NR (NR)
#72George Washington4919.2NR (51)NR (45)59 (NR)46 (38)56 (47)
#73Colorado (Leeds)6919.079 (77)69 (62)80 (81)NR (NR)NR (NR)
#74Baylor (Hankamer)6817.865 (57)NR (NR)67 (60)NR (NR)NR (NR)
#75Baruch (Zicklin)7815.557 (85)NR (55)NR (NR)NR (NR)NR (NR)
#75Massachusetts-Amherst (Isenberg)9015.557 (75)NR (NR)NR (NR)NR (NR)NR (NR)

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

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.