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UCR School of Business lands in the Top 100 rankings nationwide for Best MBA program

By Heather Jackson

The University of California, Riverside School of Business is ranked in the Top 100 Best Business Schools in the nation by the U.S. News & World Report 2018. The MBA program climbed several levels, placing at number 93 for “Best MBA Programs in America”.  

The A. Gary Anderson Graduate School of Management is a leading school for employment in Southern California, with 90% of its MBA graduates employed within three months of graduation. Its alumni have climbed to the highest leadership positions throughout the world at companies such as Visa, T-Mobile, Disney, PwC, Walmart, Morgan Stanley, Sony Pictures Entertainment, Wells Fargo, Warner Bros., Goldman Sachs, Experian, and Coca-Cola.

The School of Business is nationally-ranked and internationally-recognized, with top ranked undergraduate and graduate degree programs. Located in one of the fastest growing regions in California, it is a center of excellence in business education and cutting-edge research, with students from across the nation and around the world who are as diverse as the challenges they face, the workforces they lead, and the enterprises they grow.

The Undergraduate Business Program is the largest in the University of California system, and is ranked in the top 100 programs nationwide. The A. Gary Anderson Graduate School of Management offers top ranked MBA, Masters in Finance, Masters in Professional Accountancy, and Ph.D. programs.

For the U.S. News Best Business Schools 2018 rankings, all 471 MBA programs accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business International were surveyed in fall 2016 and early 2017. Rankings are based on peer assessment, recruiter assessment, placement success, and student selectivity.

Media Contact: Heather Jackson| Heatherd.jackson@ucr.edu| (951)-827-3623 



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