Historical Rankings

Businessweek - 2011

The Villanova MBA

  • #12 in the Nation, #2 in the Region
  • #9 for Academic Quality
  • Student Grade for Curriculum: A+
  • Student Grade for Teaching Quality: A
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Financial Times - 2011

Executive MBA

  • #16 among U.S.-Based Executive MBA Programs and #51 in the world
  • #3 in the Aims Achieved category among U.S.-based programs and #18 worldwide
  • #8 in the International Course Experience category among U.S.-based programs
  • #12 in the Work Experience category among U.S.-based programs
  • #13 in the Salary Today categories among U.S.-based programs
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Aspen Institute Global 100 - 2011

The Villanova MBA

  • #84 worldwide in the Aspen Institute's prestigious Global 100 list of business schools, which recognizes schools that have demonstrated significant leadership in integrating social, environmental, and ethical issues into their MBA programs
  • #14 worldwide in the Faculty Research category

Bloomberg Businessweek - 2011

Best Undergraduate Business Schools

  • #7 in the nation
  • Student Grade for Teaching Quality: A+
  • Job Placement: A
  • #2 in the Nation for Academic Quality
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Financial Times - 2010

Executive MBA

  • #34 among US-based programs
  • #11 among US-based programs in career progression
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The Wall Street Journal - 2010

Executive MBA

  • #1 for classmates’ contributions to the learning experience
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U.S.News and World Reports - 2011

Best Business Programs by Specialty

  • #24 in the nation for accounting
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PARADE Magazine - 2010

Best Business and Accounting Programs

  • Among the top 7 in the nation

Businessweek - 2010

Best Business Programs by Specialty

  • #14 in the nation for accounting

Businessweek - 2009

Best Undergraduate Business Schools

  • #11 in the nation
  • #5 in the nation for "Overall Academic Quality"
  • #8 for "Overall Student Satisfaction"
  • A+ in the Teaching Quality and Job Placement categories
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Financial Times - 2009

Executive MBA

  • #18 among U.S.-based Executive MBA Programs and #55 in the world
  • #5 in the Work Experience category among U.S.-based programs
  • #14 in the Salary Today and Career Programs categories
  • #11 in the International Course Experience category among U.S.-based programs
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Princeton Review - 2009

The Villanova MBA

  • #9 in the nation for "Quality of Campus Environment"
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Aspen Institute Global 100 - 2009

The Villanova MBA

  • #55 worldwide in the Aspen Institute's prestigious Global 100 list of business schools, which recognizes schools that have demonstrated significant leadership in integrating social, environmental, and ethical issues into their MBA programs
  • #13 worldwide in the Faculty Research category
  • #19 in the Student Exposure category

Businessweek - 2009

The Villanova MBA

  • Top 10 in academic quality
  • 3rd highest completion rate in the nation
  • A+ in caliber of classmates