earns national honor from The Princeton Review
The John L. Grove College of Business at Shippensburg
University was named today by The Princeton Review as one of the top business
schools in the nation in its 2017 edition of “The Best 294 Business Schools.”
The publication does not rank schools numerically or name an
overall best business school.
In September, Grove College’s graduate program was
recognized nationally by U.S. News and World Report, which in its 2017 edition
of “Best Colleges” ranked the college’s online MBA program tied for 97th and part-time
MBA program tied for 130th.
“Being listed among the top business programs by The
Princeton Review again this year really is a validation of our commitment to
provide a high-quality education to our students,” said Dr. John Kooti, dean of
Grove College. “This ranking cannot be accomplished without the dedication of
faculty and staff to provide the best academic and professional experiences to
The Princeton Review surveyed 25,000 students attending the
schools included in the book. The rankings factor in data from surveys
conducted during the 2015-16, 2014-15 and 2013-14 academic years.
The 80-question survey asked students to rate their schools
on several topics, including academics, student body and campus life, as well
as about their own career goals.
All institutional data used to tally the rankings were
collected in 2015-16.
“The schools we selected for this guide all offer academically
outstanding degrees. We recommend them highly,” said Robert Franek, senior
vice president and publisher of The Princeton Review. “Their program
offerings vary considerably, and we salute and highlight those distinctions in
“Our purpose is not to rank schools hierarchically or crown
any school as ‘best’ overall. Our goal is to provide school profiles combined
with multiple rating scores and ranking lists to help applicants choose the
best business school for them,” he added.
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