Fox School of Business’ part-time, full-time MBA programs surge in latest U.S. News & World Report rankings

March 14, 2017 //

#7The Part-Time and Global MBA programs at Temple University’s Fox School of Business continue to reach new heights.

The Fox Part-Time MBA program improved nine places to reach No. 7 nationally, its highest ranking in program history, according to U.S. News & World Report. In the last four years, the Fox Part-Time MBA has soared 46 places in U.S. News’ rankings to reach this year’s top 10. It remains the No. 1-ranked part-time program in the Philadelphia region.

The Fox Global MBA – the school’s flagship, full-time program – also jumped nine spots and achieved its best U.S. News ranking, at No. 32 nationally.

These rankings are part of U.S. News’ 2018 Best Graduate Schools rankings, released March 14. The Fox School is the nation’s only AACSB-accredited business school with a top-5-ranked online MBA program, a top-10-ranked part-time program, and a top-35-ranked full-time program, according to recent U.S. News rankings. (In January, the publication ranked Fox’s Online MBA No. 1 nationally for a third consecutive year.)

What’s more, in the recent U.S. News rankings, Fox’s Global MBA program came in No. 1 nationally with the highest job placement rates: 100-percent job-placement rate within three months of graduation, and 91.9-percent job-placement rate at graduation.

“Here at Fox, the momentum surrounding our collective suite of graduate-degree programs is showing no signs of slowing,” said Dr. M. Moshe Porat, Dean of the Fox School of Business. “The latest U.S. News rankings reflect our commitment to delivering globally recognized business education. That’s why these latest rankings generate such great pride.”

All Fox MBA students provide professional-grade strategic solutions to paying clients in projects coordinated by the Fox Management Consulting Practice (Fox MC), the school’s well-known capstone course. Additionally, all students at Fox have access to its renowned Center for Student Professional Development (CSPD), a comprehensive resource focused on preparing students for entry into the professional business environment. CSPD oversees internship and job placement for both undergraduate- and graduate-level students at Fox.

The Fox Part-Time MBA enrolls students who average more than 11 years of work experience. They earn their graduate degrees while maintaining their careers and completing courses at their pace. Flexibility is integral to the program, which can be completed in 24 months. Students have the opportunity to take online, hybrid, or select Online MBA courses, adding to the convenience of the program. And while Fox Part-Time MBA curriculum does not require international travel, students are granted opportunities to incorporate short-term study abroad trips into their program.

The Fox Global MBA is a two-year program that combines experiential learning, paid internships, and a thorough immersion in the global business environment. Fox MBAs travel to, and participate in, emerging hotspots of social, economic, technological, and organizational innovation and entrepreneurship. The program features two required international experiences.

The 2018 edition of U.S. News’ Best Graduate Schools rankings is available at