University of San Diego Ranks Highest in California for Business, Management and Marketing by College Factual

Students planning to earn an undergraduate business degree can attend a top-ranked school in California by choosing the University of San Diego, according to College Factual.

The USD School of Business is ranked 8th nationally in the category of “Best Colleges Offering Business, Management and Marketing Degrees,” and number 1 in California. The ranking includes factors such as salaries after graduation, graduation rates and loan default rates.

“These rankings highlight the outstanding learning environment including small classes, cutting-edge curriculum and opportunities for international study that position our undergraduates for success in the business world,” said USD School of Business Associate Dean for Undergraduate Business Programs, Stephen Conroy.

For students planning to major in accounting, USD’s program is number 1 in San Diego, number 2 in California and 15th in the nation according to College Factual.

USD also ranks number one in the country for real estate.

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About the University of San Diego

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.


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