UMD’s Robert H. Smith School of Business Executive MBA
Program Ranked #17 in World by Bloomberg Businessweek
The executive MBA program at the University of Maryland’s
Robert H. Smith School of Business is ranked #17 in the world by Bloomberg
Businessweek. The Businessweek rankings are based on
surveys completed by recent alumni and EMBA program directors across the world.
The Smith School received the following grades: Entrepreneurship A; Finance A;
International Business C; Marketing A+; Strategy A+; and Sustainability A.
To see the full rankings, click here.
“We are honored to be recognized in this influential ranking,” said Greg
Hanifee, assistant dean of executive programs at the Smith School. "The Smith
School boasts the highest ranked program in the Baltimore-Washington region and
the ranking is a true testament to the design of our program and the strength of
the school’s faculty in delivering real-world leadership development, and their
ability to translate research into practical application in the classroom.”
Earlier this year, Financial Times ranked the Smith EMBA program #23
in the U.S. and #5 for faculty research, an area of strength for which the
school is consistently recognized as a leader. The latest Wall Street
Journal ranking has the Smith School #22 in the world and #15 for how well
it imparts management skills to students; it places Smith #16 by alumni score.
The Smith EMBA program is a 19-month-long executive development experience.
With an emphasis on action learning and entrepreneurial problem solving, Smith
EMBA students emerge as leaders and innovators in their organizations. The
University of Maryland's Smith School of Business is accredited by AACSB
International – The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business, the
premier accrediting agency for bachelor's, master's and doctoral degree programs
in business administration and accounting.