Eller MBA Ranked Sixth in Return on Investment by U.S. News & World Report

Eller MBA Ranked Sixth in Return on Investment by U.S. News & World Report
November 28, 2016
Average starting salary and signing bonus for Eller MBA students tops $100,000 within three months of graduation

TUCSON, Ariz. – November 28, 2016 – Students looking for the highest income return from their tuition investment should consider the University of Arizona Eller College of Management Master of Business Administration (MBA) program, according to the latest rankings from U.S. News and World Report.

The authority on best grad schools has ranked the Eller MBA program sixth in the nation for return on investment.

The average salary and signing bonus for Eller MBA students within three months of graduation was $100,850 in 2015. The average student in the Eller MBA program graduated with just over $32,000 in debt. That’s a 3.1 to 1 salary to debt ratio.

The Eller College of Management MBA program ranked No. 60 overall and No. 29 among public programs in the U.S. News & World Report’s America’s Best Graduate Schools issue.

Eller’s MIS specialty ranked No. 3 among public programs, and the McGuire Center for Entrepreneurship ranked No. 5 among public programs in the same ranking. 

In September, U.S. News and World Report released its 2017 Best Colleges issue, in which Eller’s undergraduate program moved up from No. 22 last year to No. 19 this year among business schools nationwide. The College is ranked No. 9 among public programs, reentering the top 10 for the first time since 2007.

About the Eller College

  
The Eller College of Management at the University of Arizona
is internationally recognized for pioneering research, innovative curriculum, distinguished faculty, excellence in entrepreneurship, and social responsibility. U.S. News & World Report ranks the Eller undergraduate program No. 9 among public business schools and two of its programs are among the top 10 — Entrepreneurship and MISU.S. News & World Report ranks the Eller MBA Full-Time program No. 49 in the U.S. In addition to the Full-Time MBA program, the Eller College offers the Evening MBA program, Eller Executive MBA, and Online MBA. The Eller College of Management supports more than 5,800 undergraduate and 750 graduate students on the UA campus in beautiful Tucson, Arizona, as well as a satellite campus at the Phoenix biomedical campus downtown.

Press Contact:
Sue Kern-Fleischer
602.810.1404, news@eller.arizona.edu