U.S.News & World Report Ranks Babson MBA Number 1 for Entrepreneurship Babson celebrates its 21st consecutive year as number 1
WELLESLEY, Mass., March 11, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- U.S.News & World Report has ranked Babson's MBA Program No. 1 in Entrepreneurship for the 21st consecutive year.
Babson is tied for #1 with Stanford University. Others schools ranked in the top five for Entrepreneurship in the Best Graduate Schools 2015 report include MIT #3, Harvard #4, and University of California – Berkeley #5.
"This continued success reflects the commitment of the Babson community to educate and prepare entrepreneurial leaders who create economic and social value everywhere," said Babson College President Kerry Healey.
Building on Babson's groundbreaking programs and offerings in Entrepreneurial Thought and Action®, Babson is launching new programs and initiatives during this academic year, including:
- Establishing the first incubator program for women. Through Babson's Center for Women's Entrepreneurial Leadership, Babson has established The Women Innovating Now Lab (The WIN Lab), a unique, yearlong program designed to empower women students and alumnae to build their entrepreneurial ventures.
- Offering a Master of Science in Management in Entrepreneurial Leadership beginning in September 2014. It combines business and entrepreneurial leadership skills with two international experiential learning experiences. The nine-month program is designed for those who have just completed or recently earned their bachelor's degree in business or liberal arts and have little or no business experience.
About Babson College
Babson College is the educator, convener, and thought leader for Entrepreneurship of All Kinds™. The College is a dynamic living and learning laboratory, where students, faculty, and staff work together to address the real-world problems of business and society—while at the same time evolving our methods and advancing our programs. We shape the leaders our world needs most: those with strong functional knowledge and the skills and vision to navigate change, accommodate ambiguity, surmount complexity, and motivate teams in a common purpose to create economic and social value. As we have for nearly a half-century, Babson continues to advance Entrepreneurial Thought and Action® as the most positive force on the planet for generating sustainable economic and social value.
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