2009 BusinessWeek Ranking of EMBA Programs

BUSINESSWEEK’S RANKINGS OF EMBA PROGRAMS OVER THE YEARS

2009 Ranking & School 2007 2005 2003 2001 1991
1. Northwestern (Kellogg) Evanston, IL 1 1 1 1 1
2. Chicago (Booth) Chicago, IL, London & Singapore 3 3 2 2 2
3. Pennsylvania (Wharton) Philadelphia, PA & San Francisco, CA 2 2 3 2 3
4. Columbia Business School New York, NY 6 NR 15 18 7
5. Southern California (Marshall) Los Angeles, CA 5 8 12 6 8
6. IE Business School  Madrid, Spain 15 NR NR NR NR
7. Michigan (Ross) Ann Arbor, MI 4 4 NR NR NR
8. UCLA (Anderson) Los Angeles, CA 8 14 7 10 5
9. Southern Methodist (Cox) Dallas, TX 11 16 18 19 19
10. Duke (Fuqua)  Durham, NC 9 9* 4 4 4
11. North Carolina (Kenan-Flagler)  Chapel Hill, NC 10 5 5 5 NR
12. Emory (Goizueta) Atlanta, GA 7 6 9 8 15
13. IESE Business School  Barcelona, Spain 17 15 NR NR NR
14. New York (Stern) New York, NY 19 19 13 7 11
15. Ohio State (Fisher) Columbus, OH 14 13 NR NR NR
16. IMD  Lausanne, Switzerland 16 7 6 13 NR
17. ESADE  Barcelona, Spain 21 NR NR NR NR
18. Georgetown (McDonough) Washington, DC 12 10 11 9 NR
19. INSEAD  Fontainebleu, France & Singapore 18 NR NR NR NR
20. Notre Dame (Mendoza) Notre Dame, IN NR 20 NR NR NR
21. Case Western (Weatherhead)  Cleveland, OH NR NR 21 NR 10
22. Texas-Dallas  Dallas, TX NR NR NR NR NR
23. Boston University Boston, MA NR NR NR 22 NR
24. London Business School  London, UK 20 25 23 23 NR
25. Queen’s University  Kingston, Canada 23 21 NR 24 NR

Source: BusinessWeek

* Duke’s Global EMBA program was ranked ninth, while its Weekend EMBA program was ranked 11th by BusinessWeek in 2005.

NR — Not ranked. Many schools were unranked in earlier years because they didn’t yet have EMBA programs or they simply didn’t make the BusinessWeek list.