Chapman University’s Argyros School of Business and Economics has jumped to No. 72 in the latest Best Business Schools ranking by US News & World Report, announced Tuesday, March 29. This is the school’s highest-ever position in the prestigious ranking of business schools with full-time MBA programs.
Since Thomas Turk took over the role of dean five years ago, the Argyros School has soared 26 places in the national rankings.
“This 2023 ranking validates our position among the best private business schools on the West Coast as well as our overall position among all California schools,” said Turk, Ph.D., who holds the Robert J. and Carolyn A. Waltos Endowed Deanship at the School. Argyros. “This achievement reflects the quality of our faculty, staff and students, and it demonstrates the impact our school has on the communities we serve.”
It should be noted that the Chapman MBA program is now ranked No. 3 among private universities and colleges on the West Coast. Included in the key metric accounting for Argyros School advancement, 91% of full-time Argyros MBAs get a job offer within 90 days of graduation.
“Our personal approach to education continues to provide a competitive advantage, attracting highly qualified students to pursue their MBA and establish themselves in their careers,” said Turk.
US News’ rankings for schools with full-time MBA programs are based on a variety of indicators, including career placement success, student excellence and qualitative assessment by experts.
Founded in 2005, Chapman’s full-time MBA program connects talented students with renowned faculty and influential business leaders. The faculty, curriculum and programs equip professionals to think strategically, analyze carefully, and act on entrepreneurial ideas.