Weatherhead Rankings

Rankings play an important and challenging role in business education. They provide a useful way of tracking our progress as Weatherhead seeks to improve performance in teaching, research, student placements and reputation. They also provide important information for students, prospective students and alumni.

University-wide Rankings

According to the 2016 U.S. News and World Report rankings, Case Western Reserve University is rated as the best university in the state of Ohio. Learn more about the University's rankings.

Weatherhead Top Rankings

Full-Time MBA in the U.S.
America Economia, 2016
Executive MBA Program in the U.S.
The Economist, 2016
Undergraduate business program in the U.S.
U.S. News & World Report, 2017
Part-Time MBA in the U.S.
U.S. News & World Report, 2017

Additional Rankings by Program

Full-Time MBA

  • #39 in the U.S.
    Expansión [CNN], 2017
  • #46 globally
    America Economia, 2016
  • #58 in the U.S.
    The Economist, 2016
  • #62 globally
    Expansión [CNN], 2017
  • #71 in the U.S.
    Poets and Quants, 2016
  • #74 in the U.S.
    Businessweek, 2016
  • #77 in the U.S.
    U.S. News & World Report, 2017
  • #96 globally
    The Economist, 2016

Executive MBA

  • #34 globally
    The Economist, 2015

Notable Recognition

Among full-time MBA and executive MBA programs globally
CEO Magazine, 2016
Executive MBA in the Midwest, #56 globally
Ivy Exec, 2016
Most Innovative MBA Programs
Inc., 2015
Best Business Administration Undergraduate Degrees
College Choice, 2016
Best Business Schools
The Princeton Review, 2014
Green College
The Princeton Review, 2015

About Rankings

Because Weatherhead is small, and because some rankings do not evaluate a school unless its program is larger than a certain class size, we are occasionally left out of an evaluation; such an omission is not a reflection on the quality of our programs.

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