U.S. News & World Report offers one of the world’s most comprehensive school ranking systems available, highlighting hundreds of business schools in the United States. The annually released ranking organizes school programs according to peer and recruiter assessment, career success, and GMAT/GRE scores into a weighted average.
For the first time, Wharton claims first place on its own in the U.S. News ranking.
Stanford GSB also jumped up two places
HBS dropped two places. (HBS had maintained the leading position for three years, having tied for number 1 with Chicago Booth last year.)
HBS and Booth now tie with MIT / Sloan in the third position.
Columbia Business School rose three places. CBS is joined by Northwestern / Kellogg and UC Berkeley / Haas in the sixth spot.
Yale SOM and Duke / Fuqua joined the top 10 together