U.S. News Ranks Marriott School
PROVO, Utah – Sep 13, 2016 – When it comes to getting a superb education for a reasonable cost, BYU again ranks as one of the best in the country, according to U.S. News & World Report.
BYU is listed at No. 15 on the U.S. News’ Great Schools, Great Prices rank, one of many rankings released by the popular outlet today. BYU follows other best value schools such as Harvard, Princeton, and Yale, while beating out Cornell, Johns Hopkins and Northwestern.
BYU is also ranked No. 4 for “Least Debt,” which recognizes universities with both a low percentage of graduates with debt and a low average amount of debt. According to the U.S. News, roughly a quarter of BYU students graduate with debt.
Overall, BYU was ranked the No. 68 best national university, while the Marriott School of Management ranked No. 32 for best undergraduate business programs. Additionally, BYU’s accounting program held onto its ranking as the No. 3 program in the country. International business came in at No. 17 and entrepreneurship placed at No. 20.
U.S. News ranks undergraduate programs every fall and ranks graduate programs each spring. To read more about the U.S. News rankings and to see a summary of all of BYU’s rankings, click here.
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Writer: Todd Hollingshead