U.S. News Releases 2016 Best Business Schools Rankings


The Graduate School of Business at Stanford University took the No. 1 spot for top business schools, followed by Harvard Business School in second and the Wharton School ​at the University of Pennsylvania in third.

US News Releases MBA Rankings
US News Releases MBA Rankings

Those three schools topped the rankings in a tie for first place last year. But other institutions moved significantly. Mays Business School at Texas A&M University rose 10 spots to No. 27, where it's tied with two other schools. Wake Forest University's business school, which tied for No. 58 in last year's rankings, leaped to a tie for No. 45.

Among part-time MBA programs, the University of California-Berkeley's Haas School of Business again took the No. 1 spot, followed by the Booth School of Business at the University of Chicago in second place and the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University in third. The Fox School of Business and Management at Temple University saw one of the largest changes in the rankings, moving from a tie at No. 53 to a tie for No. 20.

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