5. Duke University’s Fuqua School of Business

Duke University

5. The Fuqua School of Business

100 Fuqua Drive

Durham, NC 27708

Admissions: 919-660-7705

Email: Admissions-info@fuqua.duke.edu

Websitehttp://www.fuqua.duke.edu/programs/duke_mba/daytime/

Apply Onlinehttp://www.fuqua.duke.edu/programs/duke_mba/daytime/apply_daytime/

2013 Rank: 12

Total Program Cost: $118,000

Format: After a one-week orientation, classes are held on alternating weekends on Fridays and Saturdays, with accommodations provided on Friday nights. Final term sessions are held on campus for two weeks with the remainder of the term completed online.

Length of program: 19 months

Enrollment: 503

Average age: 36

Average years of work experience: 11

Latest Up-to-Date Executive MBA Rankings:

2014 Poets&Quants: 5

2013 BusinessWeek: 14

2014 U.S. News & World Report: 4

2013 The Economist: NR

2013 Financial Times: 8

About The Author

John A. Byrne is the founder and editor-in-chief of C-Change Media, publishers of Poets&Quants and four other higher education websites. He has authored or co-authored more than ten books, including two New York Times bestsellers. John is the former executive editor of Businessweek, editor-in-chief of Businessweek. com, editor-in-chief of Fast Company, and the creator of the first regularly published rankings of business schools. As the co-founder of CentreCourt MBA Festivals, he hopes to meet you at the next MBA event in-person or online.