University of San Diego Undergraduate Business Program Ranked #3 in California and in Nation’s Top 50

Tuesday, December 12, 2017

The University of San Diego School of Business undergraduate program is one of the top 50 programs in the nation, according to the 2017 ranking by Poets&Quants for Undergrads, a leading news site for business education.

The USD School of Business undergraduate program ranks 45th out of 82 on the list, the third-highest ranked school in California and the only school in San Diego to make the list. USD School of Business and competing schools represent the top 16% of accredited undergraduate business schools in the U.S. 

USD’s program scored especially well in career outcomes with 91 percent of undergraduates finding jobs within 90 days of graduation. The ranking also equally weighs admission standards and alumni satisfaction.

“We are honored to receive this recognition, which reflects our commitment to providing our students the knowledge and skills to be successful in today’s global economy,” said USD School of Business Associate Dean for Undergraduate Programs, Stephen Conroy. “Our rigorous, relevant program is based on small classes and personalized instruction led by engaged professors that offer students the best in career-building, networking and study-abroad opportunities.”

USD School of Business’ accounting program was also recognized this month. The program was ranked 19 out of 607 programs nationwide by  

Poets & Quants is led by former BusinessWeek Executive Editor John A. Byrne. Click here to the see the complete list and its methodology. For more information on USD’s business programs, visit:


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