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BusinessWeek Ranks Smith School Part-Time MBA Program Among Nation’s Best

Sep 14, 2009


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.


About the University of Maryland's Robert H. Smith School of Business 

The Robert H. Smith School of Business is an internationally recognized leader in management education and research. One of 12 colleges and schools at the University of Maryland, College Park, the Smith School offers undergraduate, full-time and part-time MBA, executive MBA, online MBA, specialty masters, PhD and executive education programs, as well as outreach services to the corporate community. The school offers its degree, custom and certification programs in learning locations in North America and Asia.