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January 24, 2013

Krannert graduate majors listed in global, North American rankings

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Three graduate-level majors offered by Purdue University's Krannert School of Management were ranked in the top 20 in the world and 10 more were ranked in the top 25 in the United States and Canada by Eduniversal.

In world rankings, the MBA in global supply chain management was 10th, MBA in technology innovation and entrepreneurship 20th, and MBA with specialization in computational finance 13th.

In the North American rankings, MBA in accounting was 24th, master's in human resources management seventh, MBA in manufacturing/technology management eighth, MBA in marketing sixth, MBA in management information systems sixth, international master's in management executive MBA eighth, MBA in international management 13th, master's in economics 24th, master's in finance 19th, and full-time MBA 11th.

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 16th, up from 19th a year ago, 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, jbaustin@purdue.edu

Source: Tim Newton, Krannert director of external relations and communications, 765-496-7271, tnewton@purdue.edu

Related website:
Eduniversal Business School Rankings