U.S. News & World Report Ranks Georgetown's McDonough MBA Among Nation's Elite

April 05, 2002

Washington, D.C. - In its April 5 Best Graduate Schools issue, U.S. News & World Report ranks Georgetown's McDonough School MBA program at #24. This places Georgetown's MBA program among the top six percent of 352 accredited American MBA programs surveyed. Georgetown continues its representation among the top 25 MBA programs in U.S. News, last year placing at #22."We are pleased to be recognized by U.S. News and World Report as an elite MBA program," says Christopher Puto, dean of the McDonough School. "The U.S. News ranking underscores the significant advancement of Georgetown's MBA program."U.S. News and World Report surveyed all 352 accredited master's programs in business, and calculated rankings based on a weighted average of several quality indicators, including reputation by academic and corporate recruiters, placement success, and student selectivity.The U.S. News and World Report rankings are available at

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