Rankings

The Pennsylvania State University (PSU) Smeal College of Business Full Time, 2 year Masters of Business Administration (MBA) program rankings. These rankings include Supply Chain and overall MBA rankings from Bloomberg Businessweek, The Economist, Financial Times, Forbes, and U.S. News & World Report. The Smeal MBA is a Top 20 program for public colleges and universities in the United States.

The Penn State Smeal MBA ranks among the top 20 public MBA programs in the nation according to various news outlets including Bloomberg Businessweek, The Economist, Financial Times, Forbes, and US News & World Report. Smeal faculty also rank among the top 10 in the world for academic excellence.

IN FOCUS: NO. 4 FOR VALUE FOR MONEY
Penn State Smeal MBA ranks No. 4 worldwide in the value for money category, which is calculated using alumni salary, course length, fees and other costs, including the opportunity cost of not working during the program. 
The Financial Times, 2021

Bloomberg Businessweek

Overall: 46
U.S Public Institutions: 21

(Updated September 2021)

The Economist

Globally: 41
U.S. Public Institutions: 14
Faculty Quality (Globally): 11
Alumni Salary Increase (Globally): 4
Alumnus Rating of Career Services: 10

(Updated June 2022)

Financial Times

Globally: 60
U.S. Schools: 34
Value for Money (Globally): 5

(Updated February 2022)

Forbes

Overall: 34
U.S. Public Institutions: 12

(Updated September 2019)

U.S. News & World Report

Overall: 33
Public Institutions: 13
Production/Operations: 10
Supply Chain/Logistics: 4

(Updated March 2022)