Harvard | Mr. MacGruber
GRE 313, GPA 3.7
Kellogg | Mr. Real Estate Finance
GMAT 710, GPA 3.0
Emory Goizueta | Mr. Multimedia
GRE 308, GPA 3.4
Berkeley Haas | Mr. Poet At Heart
GMAT 740, GPA 3.7
Yale | Mr. Ukrainian Biz Man
GRE 310, GPA 4.75 out of 5
Darden | Mr. Former Scientist
GMAT 680, GPA 3.65
Stanford GSB | Mr. Sustainable Business
GRE 331, GPA 3.86
Wharton | Mr. Microsoft Consultant
GMAT N/A, GPA 2.31
Yale | Ms. Impact Investing
GRE 323, GPA 3.8
Cornell Johnson | Ms. Food Waste Warrior
GMAT Not written yet (around 680), GPA 3.27
Stanford GSB | Ms. Future Tech Exec
GMAT 750, GPA 3.4
Georgetown McDonough | Ms. Air Force
GMAT 610, GPA 3.8
Harvard | Mr. Healthcare Fanatic
GMAT 770, GPA 3.46
Kellogg | Mr. Finance To Education
GMAT 730, GPA 3.4
Rice Jones | Mr. Back To School
GRE 315, GPA 3.0
Columbia | Mr. Aussie Military Man
GMAT 710, GPA 3.0 (rough conversion from Weighted Average Mark)
Harvard | Mr. Hopeful Philanthropist
GMAT 710, GPA 3.74
Stanford GSB | Mr. FinTech
GMAT Not Taken Yet, GPA 3.5
UCLA Anderson | Mr. Analytics Man
GMAT 740, GPA 3.1
Cornell Johnson | Mr. FinTech Startup
GMAT 570, GPA 3.4
Darden | Ms. Teaching-To-Tech
GRE 326, GPA 3.47
Chicago Booth | Mr. Future Angel Investor
GMAT 620, GPA 3.1
Wharton | Ms. Software Engineer
GMAT 760, GPA 3.84
Harvard | Mr. PE Strategist
GRE 326, GPA 3.6
Harvard | Mr. FBI To MBB
GMAT 710, GPA 3.85
Harvard | Mr. MBB Consultant
GMAT 730, GPA 3.9
Chicago Booth | Mr. Cal Poly
GRE 317, GPA 3.2

Harvard & Wharton Tie for 2018’s #1 MBA Program

Case Western University’s Weatherhead School of Management is ranked 51st this year, up 14 places from a rank of 16th in 2017

The Definitive List Of The Top 100 U.S. MBA Programs of 2018 — 51 to 75

2018

Rank

School Name2017 RankIndexUS

News

ForbesBusiness

Week

Financial

Times

The Economist
#51Case Western (Weatherhead)6540.155 (77)53 (NR)58 (72)NR (NR)51 (NR)
#52Tennessee-Knoxville (Haslam)5639.344 (54)54 (NR)54 (57)NR (NR)NR (NR)
#52Florida (Hough)4638.240 (37)NR (50)48 (46)NR (NR)16 (27)
#53William & Mary (Mason)5538.055 (57)58 (53)30 (42)NR (NR)NR (NR)
#54Northeastern (D’Amore-McKim)5934.559 (54)66 (56)66 (61)NR (NR)47 (NR)
#55Babson College (Olin)5433.583 (69)57 (NR)56 (62)41 (47)NR (NR)
#56Fordham (Gabelli)6231.963 (73)70 (NR)64 (60)NR (NR)52 (51)
#57Utah (Eccles)6830.144 (57)NR (NR)36 (56)NR (NR)NR (NR)
#58Arizona (Eller)5829.869 (49)64 (59)76 (69)NR (NR)49 (NR)
#59Connecticut-Storrs6330.085 (65)59 (NR)70 (66)44 (NR)NR (NR)
#60Buffalo (SUNY)5729.470 (73)42 (45)78 (46)NR (NR)NR (NR)
#61Missouri (Trulaske)6729.259 (69)56 (51)82 (NR)NR (NR)NR (NR)
#62University of Miami5328.665 (57)62 (NR)62 (58)NR (NR)NR (47)
#63George Washington7228.359 (NR)NR (45)48 (59)NR (46)48 (56)
#64Alabama (Manderson)6028.263 (53)43 (49)NR (NR)NR (NR)NR (NR)
#65Colorado (Leeds)7326.065 (79)69 (62)67 (80)NR (NR)NR (NR)
#66Illinois-Urbana-Champaign5123.748 (40)NR (44)69 (45)NR (43)NR (NR)
#67Baylor (Hankamer)7422.359 (65)NR (NR)52 (67)NR (NR)NR (NR)
#68Univ. of San DiegoNR21.879 (NR)NR (NR)60 (81)50 (NR)NR (NR)
#69American (Kogod)8720.879 (NR)67 (65)72 (NR)NR (NR)NR (NR)
#70Baruch (Zicklin)7519.055 (57)NR (55)83 (NR)NR (NR)NR (NR)
#71Howard9418.578 (NR)NR (NR)33 (63)NR (NR)NR (NR)
#71Tulane (Freeman)7118.5NR (73)61 (57)46 (NR)NR (NR)NR (NR)
#73Pepperdine (Graziadio)6417.372 (65)65 (63)65 (75)NR (NR)NR (NR)
#74NC State (Jenkins)6917.392 (57)NR (NR)47 (70)NR (NR)50 (NR)
#75Massachusetts-Amherst (Isenberg)7516.355 (57)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 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.