9/25/2017

The Best Business Schools 2017: Behind The Numbers


The Wharton School tops FORBES ranking of the best business schools, while IMD (1-year MBA) and London Business School (2-year MBA) take the international crowns. Here is a look at the methodology behind our 10th biennial ranking of the best MBA programs.

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The Best One-Year International MBA Programs


One-year MBA programs can offer turbocharged returns on investment thanks to only a single year of forgone salary. Swiss-based IMD offers the best return with a payback time period of just 2.3 years on students' opportunity cost. IMD salaries averaged $215,000 five years out of school.

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Wharton Tops 2017 List Of America's Best Business Schools


An MBA is a huge investment and can top $300,000 in tuition and forgone salary at an elite business school, but a FORBES' survey of 17,500 graduates showed the degree pays off. Wharton is the head of the class with a "5-year MBA gain" of $97,100.

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Government Accountability Goes Unaccountable: Chilling WGU's Innovation Engine


The Department of Education’s Office of the Inspector General spilled cold water on Western Governor University's record of success with a faulty audit that found WGU ineligible to participate in federal student-aid programs. The report is not an innocent exercise in government oversight.

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