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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.  First recommendations are due in October.

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Small School. Big Ideas.

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

Interested in Rice Business?

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


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


Best MBA For Finance,

Princeton Review, 2020


Best Classroom Experience,

Princeton Review, 2020

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

Investment Banking | Peer-Reviewed Research
Long-Term Relationships Between Investors And Underwriters Influence Pricing And Trading Behaviors

Based on research by Professor James Weston

La corrupción gubernamental es destructiva para las empresas extranjeras
Corruption | Peer-Reviewed Research
Governmental Corruption Is Poisonous For Foreign Firms

Based on research by Dean Peter Rodriguez

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Institutional Crisis | Expert Opinion
What Questions Should You Ask When A Faith Institution Fails You?

By Professor Anastasiya Zavyalova

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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

Cyndie Fredrick
In The Media

Congratulations to Cyndie Fredrick, Rice MBA '06 and Senior Vice President and General Manager for Merichem Co, who was awarded a Women Who Mean Business Award by Houston Business Journal for her leadership in energy.

Full-Time MBA (Master's of Business Administration) at Rice Business, located in Houston, TX

"The MBA curriculum is designed to provide students a breadth of both functional and foundation knowledge, regardless of industry or position,” said Philip Heavilin II, executive director of the career development office, Rice University Jones Graduate School of Business.