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. 2 FOR ROI
On average, Penn State Smeal graduates earn back more than half of what they spend on business school within a year of graduation.
- Bloomberg Businessweek, 2014

Bloomberg Businessweek

Overall: 33
U.S Public Institutions: 12

(Updated November 2019)

The Economist

Globally: 43
U.S. Schools: 33
Faculty Quality (Globally): 3
Increase in Salary (Globally): 4

(Updated November 2019)

Financial Times

Globally: 63
U.S. Schools: 33
Value for Money (Globally): 8

(Updated January 2019)

Forbes

Overall: 34
U.S. Public Institutions: 12

(Updated September 2019)

U.S. News & World Report

Overall: 33
Public Institutions: 13
Production/Operations: 16
Supply Chain Management: 3

(Updated March 2019)