Baruch College Advances in Poets & Quants Ranking of Full-Time MBA Programs
NEW YORK, NY - November 23, 2015 - For the sixth consecutive year, Baruch College’s Full-Time MBA Program in the Zicklin School of Business is ranked among the Poets & Quants Top 100 U.S. MBA Programs, receiving an overall score of 20.1 and jumping from #80 in 2014 to #69 this year.
Compared with local competitors, Baruch is ahead of Fordham (99), Syracuse (89), Hofstra (88), Rutgers (73), and UConn (73).
See Baruch’s prior Poets & Quants rankings below:
- 2014: #80
- 2013: #75
- 2012: #77
- 2011: #69
- 2010: #100
For the ranking, Poets & Quants took a composite score based on other MBA rankings presented by U.S. News & World Report, Forbes, Bloomberg, BusinessWeek, Financial Times, and The Economist. Instead of averaging the five, each ranking is separately weighted to account Poets & Quants’ view of their authority and credibility. (U.S. News is given a weight of 35%, Forbes, 25%, while both Financial Times and Businessweek are given a 15% weight, and The Economist, 10% weight.)
About Baruch College:
Baruch College is a senior college in the City University of New York (CUNY) with a total enrollment of more than 18,000 students, who represent 160 countries and speak more than 100 languages. Ranked among the top 15% of U.S. colleges and the No. 4 public regional university, Baruch College is regularly recognized as among the most ethnically diverse colleges in the country. As a public institution with a tradition of academic excellence, Baruch College offers accessibility and opportunity for students from every corner of New York City and from around the world. For more about Baruch College, go to http://www.baruch.cuny.edu/.
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