VILLANOVA, Pa., September 12, 2015 - The Villanova School of Business (VSB) was once again recognized in the annual College Factual rankings across several business categories. Most notably, VSB received the sixth spot in the field of study of Business, Management and Marketing. College Factual is a tool for prospective students to find a good match based upon student-centered credentials. They release various rankings annually in cooperation with USA Today. VSB was also recognized for several specific majors:
- #2 for International Business
- #3 for MIS
- #7 for Business/Managerial Economics
- #7 for Finance & Financial Management
- #7 for Accounting
- #8 for Marketing
- #13 for Business Administration and Management
College Factual looks at measures such as early- and mid-career salaries of students who majored in these areas, as well as the size of the major program at the school and accreditation, among other factors. “I am pleased to see all of our majors recognized in this ranking,” says Daniel Wright, PhD, Interim Dean. “VSB provides a powerful student experience that positions them for success in their careers and in life.”
VSB is known for its commitment to teaching excellence, distinguished research, academic rigor, world-class faculty, state-of-the-art learning facilities, and the integration of ethics and service into curricular and extracurricular experiences. The school actively engages its students within a personalized learning environment created to develop and hone business skills.
Villanova’s undergraduate business curriculum emphasizes a global mindset, innovation, ethics, and analytics. This cutting edge curriculum employs a holistic multi-disciplinarily and applied approach that is responsive to the rapidly-changing business environment.
To see the complete ranking, please visit: www.collegefactual.com/rankings/.
The Villanova School of Business (VSB) is ranked #24 in the nation by Bloomberg Businessweek and has been at the forefront of business education since it was founded in 1922. Serving over 2,500 undergraduate and graduate students, VSB is home to six Centers of Excellence (the Daniel M. DiLella Center for Real Estate, the Center for Business Analytics, the Center for Global Leadership, the Center for Marketing & Public Policy Research, the Center for the Study of Church Management & Business Ethics and the Center for Innovation, Creativity, and Entrepreneurship (ICE) Center) with each center designed to foster innovative, cross-disciplinary research and teaching opportunities for business faculty. VSB is known for academic rigor; creativity and innovation; hands-on and service learning opportunities; a firm grounding in ethics; and an applied education that prepares students to become outstanding leaders and global citizens within the ever-changing, complex, and fast-paced world of business. For more, visit bu