Part-Time MBA Rankings

1 The University of Iowa 9.10
2 Johns Hopkins University 9.03
3 University of California-Berkeley 8.92
4 Georgia Institute of Technology (Georgia Tech) 8.89
5 University of Georgia 8.80
6 University of Maryland, College Park 8.62
7 The University of Texas at Austin 8.60
8 University of San Francisco 8.49
9 Northwestern University 8.44
10 University of Michigan-Ann Arbor 8.43
11 Pepperdine University 8.32
12 Baruch College, City University of New York 8.20
13 Washington State University 8.19
14 University of Massachusetts-Amherst 8.18
15 The University of Chicago 8.08
16 University of California-Los Angeles 8.03
17 Depaul University 7.90
18 University of California-Irvine 7.77
19 University of Minnesota Twin Cities 7.64
20 Seattle University 7.52
21 Northeastern University 7.23
22 New York University 7.18
23 Suffolk University 6.93
24 Boston College 6.90
25 University of Southern California 6.87

In addition to rating their respective programs, student who participated in our part-time mba rankings often post comments regarding their experiences. One Broad Graduate School of Management commented. “MSU provide’s a good structure and set-up of the program. Their is a great diversity of students within established teams and there are no students straight out of undergrad programs.”

Students can continue to review their programs at and qualify to win a $1,000 scholarship, awarded once per semester. Reviews will be incorporated into upcoming program rankings.

METHODOLOGY 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. assigns 15 ranking categories to each graduate program at each 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 and management. A given graduate program is not ranked until a minimum threshold of graduate student surveys is completed for that graduate program.