Current Rankings

Nationally and globally, the Rice MBA continues to be recognized for excellence by major media such as BusinessWeek, U.S. News and World Report, Financial Times, Princeton Review and others. Rankings are based on various criteria including peer, student and recruiter assessment as well as school metrics - admission selectivity, placement success, intellectual capital, and many more.

Program

A+ Caliber of Classmates - Professional MBA, Businessweek, 2013
A+ Curriculum - Professional MBA, Businessweek, 2013
No. 5 Overall - Executive MBA (U.S. only), Financial Times, 2014 (No. 31 Globally)
No. 7 Overall - Professional MBA, Businessweek, 2013
No. 7 Best Administered - Full Time MBA, Princeton Review, 2014
No. 7 Best Professors - Full Time MBA, Princeton Review, 2014
No. 10 Best Classroom Experience - Full Time MBA, Princeton Review, 2014
No. 17 Overall - Executive MBA (U.S. only), Economist, 2013 (No. 33 Globally)
No. 19 Overall - Full Time MBA (U.S. only), Financial Times, 2014 (No. 35 Globally)
No. 24 Overall - Full Time MBA (U.S. only), Economist, 2014 (No. 33 Globally)
No. 25 Overall – Full Time MBA, Businessweek, 2014
No. 33 Overall - Full Time MBA, U.S. News and World Report, 2014

Employment

No. 1 Aims Achieved - Executive MBA (U.S. only), Financial Times, 2014 (No. 14 Globally)
No. 1 Percentage Salary Increase - Executive MBA (U.S. only), Financial Times, 2014 (No. 20 Globally)
No. 1 Salary Today - Executive MBA (U.S. only), Financial Times, 2014 (No. 20 Globally)
No. 2 Percentage Salary Increase - Full Time MBA (U.S. only), Financial Times, 2014 (No. 11 Globally)
No. 6 Percent Earning Raises - Professional MBA, Businessweek, 2013
No. 7 Percent Employed - Full Time MBA, U.S. News and World Report, 2014
No. 8 Most Satisfied MBA Graduates - Full Time MBA, Forbes, 2013 (No. 3 - Most Satisfied with Current Job)
No. 12 Post MBA Outcomes - Professional MBA, Businessweek, 2013
No. 23 Salary Today - Full Time MBA (U.S. only), Financial Times, 2014 (No. 40 Globally)
No. 24 Salary Today - Full Time MBA, Forbes, 2013

Research

No. 12 Intellectual Capital - Full Time MBA, Businessweek, 2014

Specialties
  
No. 3 Best in Finance - Alumni ranking, Full Time MBA (Global), Financial Times, 2014
No. 4 Entrepreneurship - Alumni ranking, Executive MBA (Global), Financial Times, 2014
No. 4 Graduate Entrepreneurship - Princeton Review/Entrepreneur Magazine, 2014 (6 years in Top 10; No. 4 past 3 years)
No 7. Entrepreneurship - Alumni ranking, Full Time MBA (Global), Financial Times, 2014