AACSB 2017

Naveen Jindal School of Management Rankings


The Jindal School of Management’s world-renowned faculty, innovative curriculum and outstanding students have led it to national and international recognition. The Jindal School of Management is the largest of UT Dallas’ eight schools. The most recent business school rankings are included below.

Full–Time MBA

  • No. 13 among public university programs and No. 31 (tied) overall, Best Graduate Business Schools, U.S. News & World Report (2022)
    • No. 6 MBA Specialties – Project Management, Best Graduate Business Schools, U.S. News & World Report (2022)
    • No. 13 MBA Specialties – Information Systems, Best Graduate Business Schools, U.S. News & World Report (2022)
    • No. 21 (tied) MBA Specialties – Supply Chain Management, Best Graduate Business Schools, U.S. News & World Report (2022)
    • No. 24 MBA Specialties – Production/Operations, Best Graduate Business Schools, U.S. News & World Report (2022)
    • No. 28 (tied) MBA Specialties – Business Analytics, Best Graduate Business Schools, U.S. News & World Report (2022)
  • No. 7 among the Best MBA for Operations programs, The Princeton Review (2021)
  • No. 17 among U.S. public university programs, No. 40 among all U.S. university programs and No. 73 overall, Top 100 Full-Time Global MBA Programs, Financial Times (2021)
  • No. 17 among public university programs and No. 40 overall, Poets & Quants Top 100 U.S. MBA Programs (2020-2021)
  • No. 17 among U.S. public programs and No. 38 of 109 U.S. programs, Global MBA Rankings, QS World University Rankings: U.S. MBA Rankings (2020)
  • No. 26 among U.S. full-time MBA programs, Best MBA Program Rankings, TFE Times (2021)
  • No. 79 of 240 programs worldwide, Global MBA Rankings, QS World University Rankings: Global MBA Rankings (2020)
  • No. 15 among U.S. public university programs and No. 36 overall among U.S. schools, Best Business Schools 2019, Bloomberg Businessweek
  • No. 22 among U.S. public universities and No. 46 overall, The Best U.S. Business Schools, Forbes (2019)
  • No. 1 in U.S. News & World Report Top 10 Short List comparing salary-to-debt ratios of MBA graduates at ranked business schools (2017)

Professional MBA

  • No. 11 (tied) among public university programs and No. 22 (tied) overall, Best Graduate Business Schools, U.S. News & World Report (2022)
  • No. 7 Best Online MBA Programs, U.S. News & World Report (2021)
    • No. 5 Best Online MBA Program Specialties — General Management, U.S. News & World Report (2021)
    • No. 6 Best Online MBA Program Specialties — Finance, U.S. News & World Report (2021)
    • No. 6 (tied) Best Online MBA Specialties – Business Analytics, U.S. News & World Report (2021)
    • No. 10 (tied) Best Online MBA Program Specialties — Marketing , U.S. News & World Report (2021)
  • No. 9 among public MBA programs and No. 26 overall, Best MBA Program Rankings, TFE (2021)
  • No. 10 among public programs and No. 18 overall, Best Online MBA Programs, Poets & Quants (2021)
  • No. 20 among Top 50 Online MBA Programs, The Princeton Review (2021)
  • No. 2 Online MBA with a Healthcare Leadership and Management Concentration, 15 Best Online Health Care Management MBA Degrees for 2021, BestHealthDegrees.com

Executive MBA

  • No. 18 among The Top 30 Best Online Executive MBA Programs of 2018, BestMastersDegrees.com, 2018
  • No. 18 among The Top 50 Overall MBA Programs, GraduatePrograms.com, 2014

Online Graduate Business Programs

  • No. 5 among U.S. programs and No. 16 overall, QS Online MBA Rankings 2021
  • No. 6 (tied) among Best Online Master’s in Business Programs, U.S. News & World Report (2021)
  • No. 7 among Best Online MBA Programs, U.S. News & World Report (2021)
    • No. 5, Best Online MBA Program Specialties — General Management, U.S. News & World Report (2021)
    • No. 6, Best Online MBA Program Specialties — Finance, U.S. News & World Report (2021)
    • No. 6 (tied) Best Online MBA Specialties – Business Analytics, U.S. News & World Report (2021)
    • No. 10 (tied) Best Online MBA Program Specialties — Marketing , U.S. News & World Report (2021)
  • No. 10 among public programs and No. 18 overall, Best Online MBA Programs, Poets & Quants (2021)
  • No. 20 among public programs and No. 36 overall, Fortune Best Online MBA Programs (2021)
  • No. 20 among Top 25 Online MBA Programs, The Princeton Review (2021)
  • No. 2 Online MBA with a Healthcare Leadership and Management Concentration, 15 Best Online Health Care Management MBA Degrees for 2021, BestHealthDegrees.com
  • No. 5 among U.S. programs in Best MBA Online Degrees in Entrepreneurship, Bestcolleges.com (2018)
  • No. 22 among online MBA programs worldwide, QS World University Rankings: Distance Online MBA (2018)

MS in Business Analytics

  • No. 28 (tied) MBA Specialties – Business Analytics, Best Graduate Business Schools, U.S. News & World Report (2022)
  • No. 17 (tied) for Information Systems programs nationwide, U.S. News & World Report (2020)
  • No. 10 among U.S. public programs, No. 17 of 43 U.S. programs and No. 34 among MS in Business Analytics programs worldwide, QS World University Rankings, Masters in Business Analytics Rankings (2020)
  • No. 13 among similar programs in the U.S., TFE Times (2021)
  • No. 5 among similar programs in the U.S., ValueColleges.com (2016)

MS in Finance

  • No. 11 among graduate business programs in the United States, TFE Times (2019)
  • No. 12 among U.S. public programs, No. 26 of 58 U.S. programs and No. 88 among MS in Finance programs worldwide, QS World University Rankings, Masters in Finance Rankings (2020)

MS in Innovation and Entrepreneurship

  • No. 10 among similar graduate programs in the U.S., The Princeton Review and Entrepreneur (2021)

MS in Information Technology and Management

  • No. 13 MBA Specialties – Information Systems, Best Graduate Business Schools, U.S. News & World Report (2022)

MS in Marketing

  • No. 6 among Best Master’s of Marketing Programs, TFE Times (2020)
  • No. 10 among U.S. public programs, No. 16 of 24 U.S. programs and No. 50 among MS in Marketing programs worldwide, QS World University, Masters in Marketing Rankings (2020)

MS in Supply Chain Management

  • No. 6 MBA Specialties – Project Management, Best Graduate Business Schools, U.S. News & World Report (2022)
  • No. 21 (tied) MBA Specialties – Supply Chain Management, Best Graduate Business Schools, U.S. News & World Report (2022)
  • No. 24 MBA Specialties – Production/Operations, Best Graduate Business Schools, U.S. News & World Report (2022)

Undergraduate Programs

  • No. 15 (tied) for Production/Operations Management in the U.S. News & World Report undergraduate business program rankings (2021)
  • No. 18 for Business Administration Innovation and Entrepreneurship Concentration, The Princeton Review and Entrepreneur (2021)
  • No. 21 (tied) for Management Information Systems in the U.S. News & World Report undergraduate business program rankings (2021)
  • No. 32 among public university undergraduate business programs and No. 71 overall, Poets & Quants Best Undergraduate Business Programs (2021)
  • No. 42 (tied) among public university undergraduate business programs and No. 67 (tied) overall, U.S. News & World Report (2021)
  • No. 19 for Supply Chain Management Programs in North America, Gartner (2020)
  • No. 43 among public university undergraduate business programs and No. 88 overall, Bloomberg Businessweek (2016)

Research

  • No. 3 worldwide and in North America in research contributions 2016-2020 The UTD Top 100 Business School Research Rankings ™ (2021)
  • No. 5 research rank in Top 100 Full-Time Global MBA Programs, Financial Times (2021)
  • No. 1 in information systems research worldwide and in North America based on publications in three information systems journals, Information Systems Research, Journal on Computing and MIS Quarterly, 2016-2020, The UTD Top 100 Business School Research Rankings™ (2021)
  • No. 1 in operations management research worldwide and in North America based on publications in three operations management journals, Journal of Operations Management, Manufacturing and Service Operations Management and Production and Operations Management, 2016-2020, The UTD Top 100 Business School Research Rankings™ (2021)
  • No. 7 in marketing research worldwide and in North America based on publications in three marketing journals, Journal of Marketing, Journal of Marketing Research and Marketing Science, 2016-2020, The UTD Top 100 Business School Research Rankings™ (2021)
  • No. 15 in accounting research worldwide and in North America based on publications in three accounting journals, The Accounting Review, Journal of Accounting and Economics and Journal of Accounting Research, 2016-2020, The UTD Top 100 Business School Research Rankings™ (2021)