In a new report released on Monday, the U.S. News & World Report ranked the undergraduate program at the UConn School of Business among the Top 50 in the nation. The program received a ranking of No. 47, based on peer assessment by deans and senior faculty members at other highly-regarded colleges. Notably, UConn tied with UMass for the top public undergraduate business education in the New England region.
Professor Nora Madjar, the associate dean for undergraduate programs at the School of Business, expressed her satisfaction with the ranking. She stated that the placement within the top 50 nationwide is a strong testament to the quality of the programs offered at UConn. According to Madjar, the academic offerings at UConn School of Business provide a solid foundation for students, equipping them with critical problem-solving skills and professional development. Additionally, the school’s emphasis on experiential learning engagement opportunities ensures that students are well-prepared to become well-rounded and sought after business professionals. Madjar believes that UConn graduates are ready to tackle real-world problems from their first day on the job.