U.S. News & World Report Ranks University of San Diego’s Online Graduate Business Program 9th in Nation

U.S. News & World Report today released its 2016 best online graduate business rankings and the supply chain management program offered by the University of San Diego School of Business is once again ranked 9th in the nation. The supply chain management program was also ranked 9th in 2015 by U.S. News & World Report.

“We are proud to receive this recognition for our high-quality supply chain management program,” says said Jaime Alonso Gómez, USD School of Business dean. “Our ranking in the top ten for the second year in a row is a testament to our alumni and committed faculty and staff as well as to our excellent supply chain management students who are pursuing graduate education in a vibrant, innovative and rigorous environment.”

The supply chain management program in the School of Business is also ranked 23rd in the nation by Gartner Research for best graduate supply chain management programs, and is the only program on the west coast to be included in the Gartner ranking. The USD School of Business offers graduate business programs in global leadership, real estate, executive leadership, taxation and accountancy as well as full- and part-time MBA programs.

U.S. News & World Report assessed 130 programs using methodology including student engagement, admissions selectivity, peer reputation, faculty credentials and training and student services and technology.

For more information go to www.sandiego.edu/business.

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The University of San Diego sets the standard for an engaged, contemporary Catholic university where innovative Changemakers confront humanity’s urgent challenges. With more than 8,000 students from 75 countries and 44 states, USD is the youngest independent institution on the U.S. News & World Report list of top 100 universities in the United States. USD’s eight academic divisions include the College of Arts and Sciences, the School of Business, the Shiley-Marcos School of Engineering, the School of Law, the School of Leadership and Education Sciences, the Hahn School of Nursing and Health Science, the Joan B. Kroc School of Peace Studies, and the Division of Professional and Continuing Education. USD recently concluded our successful $317M Leading Change: The Campaign for USD, which represented the most ambitious fundraising effort in the history of the university. In September 2016, USD introduced Envisioning 2024, a strategic plan that capitalizes on the university’s recent progress and aligns new strategic goals with current strengths to help shape a vision for the future as the university looks ahead to its 75th anniversary in the year 2024.