LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--In the newly-released 2024 Best Business School rankings by U.S. News & World Report (USNWR), the Pepperdine Graziadio Business School Part-Time MBA program rose 11 spots to #46 in the nation this year.
“Pepperdine Graziadio is proud to once again be named a top business school by U.S. News & World Report,” said Arman Davtyan, assistant dean of enrollment management at Pepperdine Graziadio Business School. “The elevated standing of our Part-Time MBA program is a testament to our sustained commitment to meeting the educational needs of working professionals, especially amid the post-pandemic norms that have emerged.”
Pepperdine Graziadio also received recognition in the Full-Time MBA program rankings, extending its long standing history of inclusion on the prestigious list.
The USNWR 2024 Best Business Schools Rankings surveyed more than 496 institutions with MBA programs in the U.S. accredited by AACSB International, widely considered a gold standard of business school accreditation. Pepperdine Graziadio was among the 136 business schools receiving a ranking.
Student selectivity and peer assessment were the primary drivers of the USNWR Part-Time MBA (PTMBA) ranking. Full-Time MBA (FTMBA) program rankings were informed by three indicators: quality assessment, placement success, and student selectivity. These — along with other recent rankings — are recognition of the high quality academic programs and student outcomes delivered by Pepperdine Graziadio.
Designed to meet the needs of busy working professionals, the Part-Time MBA program at Pepperdine Graziadio aims to create applied knowledge, promote transformational learning, and equip students for purpose-driven leadership in business and beyond. Featuring a hybrid delivery format that combines the benefits of in-person engagement with the flexibility of virtual instruction, the program offers a choice among nine concentration areas and may be completed in as few as two years.
To learn more about our MBA programs, visit bschool.pepperdine.edu/mba-programs/.
About Pepperdine University Graziadio Business School
For more than 50 years, the Pepperdine Graziadio Business School has challenged individuals to think boldly and drive meaningful change within their industries and communities. Dedicated to developing Best for the World Leaders, the Graziadio School offers a comprehensive range of MBA, MS, executive, and doctoral degree programs grounded in integrity, innovation, and entrepreneurship. The Graziadio School advances experiential learning through small classes with distinguished faculty that stimulate critical thinking and meaningful connection, inspiring students and working professionals to realize their greatest potential as values-centered leaders. Follow Pepperdine Graziadio on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and LinkedIn.