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#1 Graduate Entrepreneurship Program

#1 Graduate Entrepreneurship Program

It's official, we have gone back to back as the #1 graduate entrepreneurship program in the country! Rice Business has been ranked as the number one graduate entrepreneurship program for the second year in a row by Princeton Review and Entrepreneurship Magazine.

Rice Business Task Force on Racial Equity and Social Justice

The Rice Business Task Force on Racial Equity and Social Justice is charged with researching, evaluating and recommending actions to be taken by Rice Business to promote racial equity and social justice. 

Interested in Rice Business?

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Small School. Big Ideas.

You've got goals. Together, we'll get there.

Our Location: Houston

Only in Houston

Welcome to America’s most diverse city. Home to newcomers from around the globe, there’s no better place to live and launch. Think foodie heaven, off the grid culture, wildcatter innovation, sports, arts, culture and 38,394 acres of parks.

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Intentionally Small. Verifiably Great.


Graduate Entrepreneurship Program,

Princeton Review and Entrepreneur Magazine, 2020 & 2021


Full-Time MBA Program with The Most Minority Students in Top 25, Poets & Quants, 2020


Best MBA For Finance,

Princeton Review, 2021

Personally Speaking...

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You’re really encouraged to take leadership positions and you get a lot of support. I decided to run for president of the women’s organization, something I never thought I’d do. But here it's kind of all hands on deck. All of our voices are heard. They matter.

Stacy Fish

Full-Time MBA ‘20

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The Rice MBA program provides a lot of opportunities for you to develop your career. If you decide to change your life, Rice is the best choice for how and where you want to move.

Victoria Philippova

Professional MBA '20


Rice has a growth mindset culture. This is your safe place if you are looking to grow and feel challenged with such great faculty and students.

Marilia Maia

Executive MBA ‘20

Discover Your Inner Entrepreneur

Whether you want to launch your own startup or shake up the company where you work, you’ll need to think like an entrepreneur. Rice Business gives every student the core skills and entrepreneurial mindset needed to adapt to a changing business world. See why we are ranked the No. 1 Graduate Entrepreneurship Program.

Rice Business Wisdom

Investing | Peer-Reviewed Research
Why Investors Are Attracted To The Number Zero.

Based on research by Professor Ajay Kalra

Workplace | Features
Will The Black Lives Matter Era Reshape The Way America Does Business?

Interview with Professor Mikki Hebl by Rice Business Wisdom Contributor Toddré Monier

Workplace | Features
How To Be A Good Friend To Your Black Colleagues During Traumatic Times

By Toddre' Monier

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Kunal Sachdeva Assistant Professor of Finance

At the Forefront in Finance

With research in corporate financial policies, investment issues and more, our professors bring cutting-edge scholarship into the classroom. It’s why Princeton Review ranked us the No. 3 Best MBA Program in Finance.

News & Events

Top 7 Houston innovation interviews of 2020
In The Media

Innovation Map's top interviews of the year include one with Kyle Judah, executive director of the Liu Idea Lab for Innovation and Entrepreneurship. "Houston has these big pillar companies in energy and health care and all these critical areas that the world, the economy, and the society needs."

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In The Media

Full-Time MBA Katie Chung's next column of the Rice Report just dropped for Poets&Quants. Check out her latest advice about networking and how to break through the discomfort to form real relationships.