Saunders College of Business cited in ‘Bloomberg Businessweek’ rankings
MBA program among best business schools in the nation
A. Sue Weisler
Rochester Institute of Technology’s Saunders College of Business’ MBA program has been noted for being among the best full-time programs in the nation in Bloomberg Businessweek’s 2019 rankings.
Saunders College ranked No. 93 overall, with an entrepreneurship rating of No. 67, in the annual MBA rankings of graduate business schools. The college also ranked No. 80 in learning, and No. 90 in networking. The data is compiled from more than 26,000 survey responses from MBA students, alumni and recruiters about their goals and experiences, as well as compensation and job-placement data from each school.
“We are very gratified by this acknowledgement from Bloomberg Businessweek as it highlights the degree to which our MBA program is delivering—to students and employers alike—the differentiated skills that are the hallmark of an RIT education,” said Jacqueline Mozrall, dean of RIT’s Saunders College of Business. “As a business school at the center of one of the nation’s leading technical and design universities, Saunders College offers our graduates the tools and experience they need to help drive sustainable businesses in today’s technology-intensive emerging markets.”
Bloomberg Businessweek’s rankings of full-time U.S. MBA programs is based on five components that include an employer survey, alumni survey, student survey, job placement rate and salary. The top 30 full-time U.S. MBA programs are highlighted in the print issue of Bloomberg Businessweek, which out on newsstands this week.