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Babson Named Top 30 Undergraduate Business School by Bloomberg Businessweek

Babson was also ranked in the top 20 by employment recruiters.

Babson Top-Ranked Undergraduate Business School by Bloomberg Businessweek

Babson College is ranked No. 26 in Bloomberg Businessweek’s 2014 Ranking of Best Undergraduate Business Schools released today. This is an improvement of 10 positions from last year’s ranking.

In addition, Babson received the following rankings:

  • A+ in Teaching
  • No. 17 in the Employer Survey

Babson is ranked in the top 20 among private business schools.

“We are pleased to receive the recognition from Bloomberg Businessweek for the quality of our Undergraduate education program,” said Undergraduate Dean Scott Moore. “The Babson community strives to provide the best educational environment for our undergraduate students.”

Bloomberg Businessweek Methodology

To rank the 132 programs that are included on its 2014 list, Bloomberg Businessweek used a methodology that has not changed much since its first ranking of undergrad programs in 2006. The ranking algorithm included five components:

  • Student assessment (30 percent of total score)
  • Academic quality (30 percent of total score)
  • Employer opinion (20 percent of total score)
  • Median salary (10 percent of total score)
  • MBA feeder school (10 percent of total score)

View the complete ranking »

About Babson College

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.

By Michael Chmura, Babson PR | mchmura@babson.edu | 781-239-4549 | 4/4/2014 12:00 PM