Graduate Programs.com Ranks Three of Baruch College's Business Programs
NEW YORK, NY- May 29, 2014 – Graduate Programs.com recently recognized three of Baruch College’s programs in the Zicklin School of Business for academic competitiveness, career support, financial aid, and quality of network.
In the category of Executive MBA Programs, Baruch College ranked #6, with a score of 9.25. In the category of Part-Time MBA Programs, Baruch ranked #12 with a score of 8.20; and in the category of Best Accounting Schools, Baruch ranked #10 with a score of 8.54.
According to its website, Graduateprograms.com reaches current and recent graduate students through scholarship entries as well as social media platforms. These program rankings cover a period from September 1, 2012 to April 15, 2014.
The Spring 2014 Graduate School Rankings cover a variety of student topics, such as academic competitiveness, career support, financial aid, and quality of network. For a given graduate program, rankings are determined by calculating the average score for each program based on the 15 ranking categories. These scores are then compared across all ranked schools for that program and are translated into a final ranking for that graduate program, (i.e., business schools). A given graduate program is not ranked until a minimum threshold of graduate student surveys is completed for that graduate program. Ratings reflect both current and recent students attending graduate programs at more than 1,300 schools.
About Graduate Programs.com:
With the support from the Graduate Programs Foundation, the mission of Graduate Programs.com is to provide helpful information to prospective graduate students through peer-written ratings and reviews. Graduate Programs Foundation is a non-profit entity that dispenses scholarships to students who have been selected at random as winners after participating in Graduate Programs Rate and Review program.
About Baruch College:
Baruch College is a senior college in the City University of New York (CUNY) with a total enrollment of more than 17,000 students, who represent 160 countries and speak more than 100 languages. Ranked among the top 15% of U.S. colleges and the No. 5 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/.