UC Davis Full-Time MBA Program Ranks among Top 40 in U.S.
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UC Davis Full-Time MBA Program Ranks among Top 40 in U.S.
QS World University Rankings: Global MBA Rankings 2018

The UC Davis Graduate School of Management’s Full-Time MBA program is ranked 38th in the U.S. and 80th globally in the QS World University Rankings: Global MBA Rankings 2018 released on November 28, 2017.

The UC Davis Full-Time MBA program also ranked among the top 50 in the U.S. (No. 44) for return on investment on the degree.

The Global MBA Rankings 2018 highlight the 232 best MBA programs across the world from the 250 analyzed this year. Data was collected in early 2017, using three surveys; the QS Global Employer Survey, the QS Global Academic Survey and a survey completed by the business schools.

The survey completed by schools covered quantitative indicators such as the salary of graduates, class profile etc. For the purpose of the QS Global MBA Rankings 2018, QS did not ask schools to survey their alumni. Instead, schools provided career progression information on their alumni using MBACSEA compliant standards.

A total of 13 criteria form the basis of five key indicators that programs were ranked on:  

  • Employability
  • Entrepreneurship and Alumni Outcomes
  • Return on Investment
  • Thought Leadership
  • Class & Faculty Diversity

See the QS rankings of full-time MBA programs in the U.S. >