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Babson Ranked Third Among Top MBA Programs For Entrepreneurship By Bloomberg Businessweek

Bloomberg Businessweek has ranked the Babson MBA  a top entrepreneurship program, according to an online survey of members of the Class of 2012.

Bloomberg Businessweek has ranked the Babson MBA a top entrepreneurship program, according to an online survey of members of the Class of 2012.
 
According to Bloomberg, “The ranking is based on student responses to the question asking them to rank their program’s entrepreneurship offerings. Points are awarded for each response—one point for “poor” through six points for “outstanding”—and then averaged for each school. The average entrepreneurship score for all 82 U.S. and international schools in the ranking was 4.49.”

Top MBA Programs by Specialty: Entrepreneurship

1. Stanford 5.95

2. MIT (Sloan) 5.87

3. Babson 5.85

4. UC Berkeley (Haas) 5.61

5. Chicago (Booth) 5.59

6. Carnegie Mellon (Tepper) 5.58

7. Imperial College 5.57

8. UCLA (Anderson) 5.56

9. IE Business School 5.53

10. Texas (McCombs) 5.48

"Babson has always been at the forefront of entrepreneurship education, and this ranking confirms that our students see great value in what we do. We're delighted to be near the top of this list of very impressive international universities,” said Dennis Hanno, Vice Provost and Murata Dean of the Graduate School.

View the ranking story at the Bloomberg BusinessWeek MBA rankings: Top Schools for Entrepreneurship Web page.

Babson College is the educator, convener, and thought leader for Entrepreneurship of All Kinds™. The College is a dynamic living and learning laboratory, where students, faculty, and staff work together to address the real-world problems of business and society -- while at the same time evolving our methods and advancing our programs. We shape the leaders our world needs most: those with strong functional knowledge and the skills and vision to navigate change, accommodate ambiguity, surmount complexity, and motivate teams in a common purpose to create economic and social value. As we have for nearly a half-century, Babson continues to advance Entrepreneurial Thought and Action® as the most positive force on the planet for generating sustainable economic and social value. For information, visit www.babson.edu.

By Barbara Spies Blair, 781-239-4621; blairb@babson.edu | 1/15/2013 12:00 AM