INSEAD | Ms. Social Business
GMAT 750, GPA 4.0
Stanford GSB | Mr. Healthcare AI
GRE 366, GPA 3.91
Harvard | Ms. Risk-Taker
GRE 310 (to retake), GPA 3 (recalculated)
HEC Paris | Ms. Freelancer
GMAT 710, GPA 5.3
Harvard | Mr. Hedge Funder
GMAT 790, GPA 3.82
Chicago Booth | Mr. Non-Profit Latino
GMAT 710, GPA 3.06
Harvard | Mr. Fresh Perspective
GRE 318, GPA 3.0
USC Marshall | Mr. Supply Chain Guru
GMAT GMAT Waiver, GPA 2.6
Kellogg | Mr. Danish Raised, US Based
GMAT 710, GPA 10.6 out of 12
Harvard | Mr. Green Energy Revolution
GMAT 740, GPA 3.4
Harvard | Mr. MPP/MBA
GRE 325, GPA 3.6
Harvard | Ms. Analytical Leader
GMAT 760, GPA 3.9
Stanford GSB | Mr. MBB to PM
GRE 338, GPA 4.0
Stanford GSB | Mr. Technopreneur
GRE 328, GPA 3.2
Berkeley Haas | Mr. Hanging By A Thread
GMAT 710, GPA 3.8
London Business School | Mr. College Dropout
GMAT 690, GPA NA
Harvard | Mr. MBB Latino Engineer
GMAT 710, GPA 3.75
Stanford GSB | Ms. Top Firm Consulting
GMAT 710, GPA 3.7
INSEAD | Mr. Truth
GMAT 670, GPA 3.2
INSEAD | Mr. Powerlifting President
GMAT 750, GPA 8.1/10
Harvard | Mr. Mojo
GMAT 720, GPA 3.3
Ross | Mr. Law To MBA
GRE 321, GPA 3.77
Stanford GSB | Mr. Failed Startup Founder
GMAT 740, GPA 4
Wharton | Mr. African Impact
GMAT 720, GPA 3.8
Harvard | Mr. Sommelier
GMAT 710, GPA 3.62
Wharton | Mr. MBA When Ready
GMAT 700 (expected), GPA 2.1
Kellogg | Mr. AVP Healthcare
GRE 332, GPA 3.3

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.