Whitman’s Business Programs Rise in US News and Bloomberg Businessweek Rankings
Business & Economy
The Martin J. Whitman School of Management has received external validation of its upward trajectory among business schools in the form of double-digit jumps in the rankings of their undergraduate and full-time MBA programs.
US news and world report ranked Whitman’s undergraduate business program 51st in the nation, up from 64th last year. US News & World Report undergraduate business rankings are based solely on the judgments of deans and senior faculty members of peer institutions. US News interviewed the deans and key faculty members of each of the 516 AACSB International-accredited undergraduate business programs.
Bloomberg Business Week see you again ranked Whitman’s MBA program as one of the best business schools in its 2022-23 edition, jumping 14 spots to No. 68 on the list. Bloomberg Rankings are based on data from incoming students (including their diversity), internship success at graduation, surveys of last class, 2014-2016 MBA graduates, and recruiters. Recent graduates and alumni have rated Whitman on topics including their learning experience, networking opportunities, and emphasis on entrepreneurial skills in their curriculum. With the help of business schools, Bloomberg Businessweek surveyed 6,422 students, 11,304 alumni and 778 employers for this year’s rankings.
“We are thrilled with this latest evidence of the impact of the exceptional programmatic work that Whitman has done over the past few years,” said Acting Dean Alexander McKelvie. “While the rankings are imperfect measures, the consistent message we get from multiple rankings, which draw on a variety of data sources, is that Whitman is clearly a thriving school. These accomplishments further reflect the great team effort of Whitman’s staff and faculty to raise the school’s stature among its business school peers.