The University of Tennessee, Knoxville, MBA supply chain management concentration is once again a Top-5 program, according to U.S. News and World Report‘s 2013 rankings.
It is ranked fifth among public universities and ninth nationally, up from 10th place last year.
“Supply chain management is our most popular concentration,” says Amy Cathey, executive director of the full-time MBA program. “Forty-four percent of all our Class of 2011 graduates accepted positions in the area of supply chain management, many with Fortune 500 firms.”
The annual rankings compare the programs of more than 1,200 public and private colleges and universities.
The MBA program in UT’s College of Business Administration ranks 33rd among all public universities and 64th place nationally.
“We are committed to the challenge of becoming a Top 25 public research university, and part of that is achieving and maintaining excellence within our graduate education programs,” said Chancellor Jimmy G. Cheek. “These rankings are just one indication that our focus and commitment are making a difference.”
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U.S. News and World Report also will feature the material in its annual America’s Best Graduate Schools guidebook.
Please visit http://mba.utk.edu/prospective/concentrations/logistics.htm for more information about the MBA supply chain management concentration.