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Indiana State's MBA program is among the nation's best

December 11, 2020

Indiana State University's Scott College of Business is one of the nation's most outstanding business schools, according to The Princeton Review. The education services company chose ISU's on campus Master of Business Administration (MBA) program for its list, "Best Business Schools for 2021," released Dec. 8 and posted at

"We are proud that the Scott College of Business has been recognized by Princeton Review to be one of the best business schools in the U.S. for 15 consecutive years," said Dean Terry Daugherty. "This consistency of excellence is truly a testament to the dedication of our faculty and staff who support our graduate students."

The annual recognition is based on data from The Princeton Review's surveys of administrators and students. "We recommend Indiana State University as an excellent choice for an aspiring MBA," said Rob Franek, The Princeton Review's Editor-in-Chief.

The Scott MBA provides graduate-level education to students seeking advanced business knowledge and skills as well as increased responsibility as a manager or business professional. The program includes courses like finance, operations, and human resources in order to develop skills in problem solving, strategic thinking, and data-driven decision-making.

Students in the Scott MBA come from a variety of different academic, professional, and cultural backgrounds, which allows for rich classroom discussion and learning. Students have the flexibility to attend full-time or part-time in order to suit their lifestyle and responsibilities. With a rolling admission deadline, there is always an upcoming term in which students may begin and applications are accepted year-round.