Best Undergraduate Business Programs Rankings

These undergrad business programs were ranked solely on a peer assessment survey conducted in spring 2013. To appear on this survey, the undergraduate business program must be accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business.

Rankings Overall College Data
Rank School Score Tuition and Fees Total enrollment Average freshman retention rate 6-year graduation rate Classes with fewer than 20 students SAT/ACT 25th-75th percentile
#1 University of Pennsylvania

Philadelphia, PA

4.8 $45,890 21,339 98% 96%
#2 Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Cambridge, MA

4.5 $43,498 11,189 97% 93%
#2 University of California—​Berkeley

Berkeley, CA

4.5 in-state: $12,864, out-of-state: $35,742 35,899 97% 91%
#2 University of Michigan—​Ann Arbor

Ann Arbor, MI

4.5 in-state: $13,819, out-of-state: $40,496 43,426 96% 91%
#5 New York University

New York, NY

4.4 $44,848 44,516 92% 85%
#5 University of Virginia

Charlottesville, VA

4.4 in-state: $12,458, out-of-state: $39,844 23,907 97% 93%
#7 University of North Carolina—​Chapel Hill

Chapel Hill, NC

4.3 in-state: $8,340, out-of-state: $30,122 29,278 97% 89%
#8 Carnegie Mellon University

Pittsburgh, PA

4.2 $46,962 12,569 96% 87%
#8 University of Texas—​Austin

Austin, TX

4.2 in-state: $9,790, out-of-state: $33,824 52,186 92% 79%
#10 Cornell University

Ithaca, NY

4.1 $45,359 21,424 96% 93%
#10 Indiana University—​Bloomington

Bloomington, IN

4.1 in-state: $10,209, out-of-state: $32,350 42,133 89% 75%
#10 University of Notre Dame

Notre Dame, IN

4.1 $44,605 12,126 98% 95%