Additional Rankings

U.S. News & World Report - 2022

Best Part-Time MBA Programs

  • #35 in the Nation

Best Value Schools – 2021

Best Online MBA in Finance

  • #6 in the Nation

Master Programs Guide - 2021

Best Online MBA in Strategy

  • #6 in the Nation

U.S. News & World Report - 2021

Best Part-Time MBA Programs ·

  • #34 in the Nation
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Successful Student - 2020

Best Online Master’s Degrees in Data Analytics

  • #6 in the Nation

 

University HQ - 2020

Best Accounting Colleges and Universities

  • #3 in the Nation

U.S. News & World Report - 2019

Best Undergraduate Business Schools

  • #50 in the Nation
  • #45 Accounting
U.S. News & World Report

U.S. News & World Report - 2018

Best Online Degree Programs: Graduate Business

  • #1 in the Nation
U.S. News & World Report - 2017

U.S. News & World Report - 2017

Best Online Degree Programs: Graduate Business

  • #4 in the Nation
Bloomberg Businessweek - 2016

Bloomberg Businessweek - 2016

Best Undergraduate Business Schools

  • #1 in the Nation
  • #2 for Employer survey rank
  • #10 for Student survey rank
  • #15 for Internship rank

U.S. News & World Report - 2016

Best Online Degree Programs: Graduate Business

  • #10 in the Nation

Bloomberg Businessweek - 2015

The Villanova MBA

  • #12 in the Nation

U.S. News & World Report – 2015

Best Online Degree Programs: Graduate Business

  • #6 in the Nation
  • #4 for Student Services and Technology
  • #8 for Student Engagement

Bloomberg Businessweek - 2014

Best Undergraduate Business Schools

  • #24 in the Nation
  • Overall Academic Quality Rank: #12
  • Student Grade for Teaching Quality: A+
  • Student Grade for Job Placement: A+

Bloomberg Businessweek - 2013

The Villanova MBA

  • #19 in the Nation
  • #13 for Academic Quality
  • Student Grade for Curriculum: A+
  • Student Grade for Caliber of Classmates: A+

Bloomberg Businessweek - 2013

Best Undergraduate Business Schools

  • #15 in the Nation
  • Overall Academic Quality Rank: #2
  • Student Grade for Teaching Quality: A+
  • Student Grade for Job Placement: A+

Specialty Rankings

  • #3 in Internships
  • #10 in Macroeconomics
  • #11 in International Business
  • #12 in Finance
  • #15 in Microeconomics

Financial Times - 2012

Executive MBA

  • Ranked #17 in “Three-Year Average” of U.S.-based programs and #66 worldwide
  • #2 in the Aims Achieved category among U.S.-based programs and #17 worldwide
  • #9 in the International Course Experience category among U.S.-based programs
  • Ranked #11 for highest percentage of women students among U.S.-based programs

Bloomberg Businessweek - 2012

Best Undergraduate Business Schools

  • #13 in the Nation
  • Overall Academic Quality Rank: #2
  • Student Grade for Teaching Quality: A+
  • Student Grade for Job Placement: A+

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

 

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

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

Financial Times - 2010

Executive MBA

  • #34 among US-based programs
  • #11 among US-based programs in career progression

The Wall Street Journal - 2010

Executive MBA

  • #1 for classmates’ contributions to the learning experience

U.S.News and World Reports - 2011

Best Business Programs by Specialty

  • #24 in the nation for accounting

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

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

Princeton Review - 2009

The Villanova MBA

  • #9 in the nation for "Quality of Campus Environment"

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

We are proud of the educational experience we provide to our students, and one way we can share our story is through various external rankings. Below are a few notable publications that have recognized our great work.*

Accounting.com
April 2017

  • #20 Undergraduate

TaxTalent
November 2015

  • #2 in the Master Of Accounting Program
  • #2 in the Master Of Science – Taxation Program
  • #8 in the Undergraduate Accounting Program

The Financial Engineer
October 2015

  • #8 Master of Analytics
  • #13 Master of Finance

College Factual:
January 2018

By Field of Study:

  • #8 for Business Administration & Management

College Factual:
September 2016
By Field of Study:

  • #7 for Business, Management and Marketing

By Major:

  • #2 for International Business
  • #7 for Business/Managerial Economics
  • #2 for MIS
  • #10 for Marketing
  • #9 for Finance & Financial Management
  • #8 for Accounting
  • #8 for Business Administration and Management
  • #8 for Most Popular Real Estate Major; #3 for Most Focused Real Estate Major

College Factual is a web tool to help students find colleges and majors that match their natural strengths, interests and other factors.

Poets & Quants: The Best ROI for Undergrad Business Programs
August 2015

  • Ranked #17 for Best ROI for Undergraduate Business Programs

Forbes
July 2015

  • Villanova University #45 on Forbes Most Entrepreneurial Colleges

OnlineU.org
July 2015

  • #9 Online MBA Program

Accounting.com
June 2015

  • #34 Bachelor’s in Accounting Program
  • #33 Master’s in Accounting Program

LinkedIn
Fall 2014

  • #1 for Accounting Professionals (PwC, KPMG, EY, Deloitte, McGladrey, State Street
  • #13 for Finance Professionals

*Please note that these publications derived their rankings through publicly available information.