Based on three data points, publisher and student reviews, total annual costs and salaries garnered in early career, we thank Value Colleges for sending over their list of the best 2019 undergraduate business schools.

Included in the top three are University of California, Berkeley, University of Pennsylvania and University of Virginia.

For a complete list see below.

Graduate success is quite often based on the connections you make in college.

As the Value Colleges editors explain, “When you’re getting your undergraduate degree, residential programs have something that online just can’t deliver: people.”

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The real key to making a return on investment in a business degree is the connections made, and the support the programs can give in job placement.

“A residential program at a respected, well-connected school,” the editors go on, “means more access to quality internships, facilities for research and idea development, and chances to build relationships with mentors, partners, and future employers.”

A great business school doesn’t just provide a degree: it provides “a lifetime of colleagues and peers you can turn to when you need partners, employees, and employers.”

Value Colleges has a mission to help future students – whether they are working professionals, new graduates, minority and first-generation students, or others – to find residential and online degree programs that will help them make their goals a reality.

Value Colleges independently rank degree programs, and provides guides for the complex financial and professional questions of college students. They offer facts about the potential and pitfalls of a college education.

Here is the list of the Best 2019 Undergraduate Business Schools

University of California, Berkeley – Berkeley, Haas School of Business
University of Pennsylvania, The Wharton School
University of Virginia, McIntire School of Commerce
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Ross School of Business
Cornell University, Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management
University of Notre Dame, Mendoza College of Business
University of North Carolina, Chapel hill, Kenan-Flagler Business School
University of Washington, Foster School of Business
Georgetown University, McDonough School of Business
Georgia Institute of Technology, Scheller College of Business
The College of William and Mary, Raymond A. Mason School of Business
Washington University in St. Louis, Olin Business School
University of Texas, Austin, McCombs School of Business
University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin School of Business
University of Georgia, Terry College of Business
University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, Gies College of Business
Texas A&M, College Station, Mays Business School
University of Southern California, Marshall School of Business
Wake Forest University School of Business
Michigan State University, Eli Broad College of Business
Santa Clara University, Leavey School of Business
Purdue University, Krannert School of Management
University of Florida, Warrington College of Business Administration
City University of New York, Baruch, Zicklin School of Business
Indiana University- Bloomington, Kelley School of Business
Virginia Tech, Pamplin College of Business
Babson College – Wellesley, MA
University of Maryland, College Park, Robert H. Smith School of Business
Ohio State University, Fisher School of Business
University of Iowa, Tippie College of Business
University of Connecticut School of Business
University of Minnesota, Carlson School of Management
New York University, Stern School of Business
Bentley University Undergraduate Business School
Florida State University College of Business
Villanova University School of Business
Boston College, Carroll School of Management
Miami University, Farmer School of Business
University of Oregon, Lundquist College of Business
Arizona State University, W.P. Carey School of Business
University of Oklahoma, Price College of Business
University of Arizona, Eller College of Management
University of Colorado Boulder, Leeds School of Business
Syracuse University, Whitman School of Management
The Pennsylvania State University, Smeal College of Business
Boston University, Questrom School of Business
University of Missouri, Trulaske College of Business
Auburn University, Harbert College of Business
University of Arkansas, Walton College of Business
George Washington University School of Business

Huge thanks to Value Colleges for sending over this very helpful list!

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