The part-time MBA program at the University of Maryland’s Robert H. Smith School of Business was ranked No. 30 in the nation by BusinessWeek in the magazine’s 2009 ranking released Nov. 5. Smith’s program for working professionals is offered evenings and weekends at Smith campuses in Washington, D.C., Baltimore and Shady Grove (Rockville, Md.).
Smith’s part-time MBA program placed 15th for “post-graduate outcomes,” with students attributing the achievement of their career goals to their education at Smith, whether their goals were advancing a career with a current employer, or switching jobs or careers.
The BusinessWeek ranking is based on a survey of schools, and a survey of part-time MBA students who have recently graduated or are nearing graduation.