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Business Schools: Start Here

Online guides to business and other graduate schools - information on admissions, tests, financial aid, etc.


Peterson's Guide to Graduate Programs in Business, Education, Health and Law
Available in the Bruno Library Reserve section, call number L 901 .P459

Peterson's MBA Program

U.S. News & World Report

Print: The top 50 business schools are listed each year in an April issue.
Check Scout to identify the location of a printed version.

Web: America's Best Graduate Schools: Business Ranking, Tools, and Articles

This website provides only a little information for free. Online editions of the list as it appears in the printed magazine are difficult to read. Your best bet is to find a copy of the correct issue of the printed magazine.

WSJ - Education, other sites

Web: Business Degree - A Comprehensive Directory of Business Degree Programs Online - Refer to this site for an easy to use directory for selecting academic business programs.  This site also has great information on starting a small business as well as many other helpful business-related information on the Internet.

Web: Finance -  Here you will a well-organized site listing Finance programs at schools across the nation.  Profiles of schools include such things as tuition cost, number of students, acceptance rates, etc.  Informative articles and links are also included.

Web: The Wall Street Journal - Education

The search engine at this site uses data from Peterson's (listed above). "Welcome to the Poets & Quants social network. The goal here is to create a helpful community of people interested in graduate business school education. It’s a place to give advice and counsel to MBA applicants, share information, and make friends. Create your profile, join a group, engage in a forum topic, and help to make this community a valuable resource for those interested in pursuing an MBA." (From About Poets and Quants)


The purpose of this guide is to provide sources of information on various business schools throughout the US.

Bloomberg Businessweek

Print: Bloomberg Businessweek Guide to the Best Business Schools
Search for this title in Scout to find the latest edition.

Web: Bloomberg BusinessWeek Online

Bloomberg Businessweek profiles about 170 programs.

Princeton Review

Print: Complete Book of Business Schools
Available in the Bruno Library Reserve collection, call number HF 1131 .S88

Web: Research and explore schools on the Princeton Review

Provides great insight to what business school encompasses.  Describes various types of MBA programs.