Krannert grad-level majors ranked in top 25

February 20, 2012

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Twelve graduate-level majors offered by Purdue University's Krannert School of Management were ranked in the top 25 in the United States and Canada by Eduniversal.

The programs are MBA in manufacturing/technology management, seventh; MBA in management information systems, seventh; master's in human resource management, eighth; international master's in management/executive MBA, eighth; MBA in marketing, 10th; full-time MBA, 11th; MBA in international management, 12th; MBA in global supply chain management/supply chain and logistics, 15th; MBA in technology innovation and entrepreneurship, 17th; MBA in accounting, 22nd; master's in economics, 24th; master's in finance, 25th.

Eduniversal is a European-based online higher education selection tool. Its business school rankings are based on program reputation, graduates' beginning salary and student satisfaction.

Last fall, Eduniversal released its overall ranking of U.S. business schools with a major international influence. Krannert ranked No. 19 and was granted "five palms." Schools could rate from two palms - considered a good business school with regional influence - to five palms - universal business schools with major international influence.

Writer: Judith Barra Austin, 765-494-2432,  

Source: Tim Newton, Krannert director of external relations and communications, 765-496-7271,