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"Growing up in Houston, Rice was always my dream school. What really makes our program stand out are our small class sizes and the close bonds formed while at the school."

May 08
In The Media

"I chose Rice because they showed the greatest interest and ability in helping me meet my business school and post-MBA goals.  With graduation in sight, I can confirm that choosing Rice was unequivocally the right decision for me."

May 08
In The Media

Consider the 21st century’s most storied CEOs: Steve Jobs, Bill Gates, Jeff Bezos. All have one thing in common – not only did they run their companies, they founded them. An article based on research by professor Yan "Anthea" Zhang and Salim Chahine.

May 06
In The Media

Three veteran-owned businesses were awarded prize money during the 2021 Rice University Veterans Business Battle held in late April. During this year's event, 16 veteran-owned businesses from around the United States pitched their ideas before a panel of investors.

May 03
School Updates

A mobile app to help prevent veteran suicide is one of the products created by three student startups that claimed the top prizes at this year’s edition of Rice University’s H. Albert Napier Rice Launch Challenge (NRLC).

April 30
In The Media

The MBA is a good option for people looking to change from being a functional expert—say, an engineer—to a broader organizational leader, says Janice Kennedy, executive director of recruiting and admissions at Rice Business.

April 24
In The Media

George Andrews, associate dean of degree programs at Rice Business, says applicants should look for which business school and experience fits them best. “It’s the ethos of each school that sets us all apart,” he points out.

April 23
In The Media

It's no secret that Texas has long been a leader in energy production, but it may surprise you to learn that Texas leads the nation in wind-powered generation, producing 28 percent of all US wind-powered electricity in 2019.

April 22
In The Media

Could you incur an unexpected $400 expense if it hit your bank account today? According to Jeff Price '20, founder and CEO of Houston-based Pronto Pay, many hourly workers could not. He's set out to change that.

April 22
In The Media

Ten years after graduating from the Jones Graduate School of Business and starting her photography company, April M. Frazier reflects on her journey into photography — an unconventional path, in which she spent 15 years working in the oil industry.

April 20