US News ranks W. P. Carey School in top 30 again

students sitting and walking near W. P. Carey School of Business building

U.S. News & World Report has announced its highly anticipated annual rankings for undergraduate business schools. Once again, the W. P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University is honored among the nation’s top 30. This is the ninth time in 10 years the school has made the prestigious top 30.

“We’re proud to strive for and achieve excellence year after year, thanks to our dedicated faculty, staff, students and alumni,” says Amy Hillman, dean of the W. P. Carey School of Business. “This ranking is determined by deans and senior faculty members at peer schools, who understand what it takes to create and maintain a fantastic business program.”

In addition to the No. 29 ranking overall, the undergraduate business program is also among the top 10 in the West. The school’s acclaimed supply chain management program ranks No. 3 nationwide in the specialty category for its field. The school also has several other programs in the Top 30 in their specialties – entrepreneurship at No. 19, management at No. 20, management information systems at No. 15 and marketing at No. 23. Accounting is ranked No. 31.

The W. P. Carey School and its programs have achieved many other recent top 30 rankings, as well, including:

• U.S. News & World Report ranks the school’s full-time MBA program No. 27 in the nation.

• U.S. News ranks the school’s online MBA No. 2 nationwide and the school’s evening MBA No. 18 among part-time MBA programs.

• Britain’s Financial Times ranks the school’s online MBA program top 10 worldwide.

• The Financial Times ranks the school’s China-based executive MBA program No. 28 worldwide.

• The University of Texas at Dallas ranks the W. P. Carey School Top 30 worldwide for business-school research productivity.

• The Center for World-Class Universities at Shanghai Jiao Tong University ranks the W. P. Carey School No. 22 in the world for economics/business.

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