Best Executive M.B.A. Programs
The Wall Street Journal's annual list of the Best Executive M.B.A. Programs lists the U.S. schools with the best such programs based on three elements: how a school scored in a survey of recent E.M.B.A. graduates, how it fared in a survey of companies familiar with E.M.B.A. programs; and how well it imparted management and leadership skills identified as crucial in the surveys of recent graduates and companies Overall rank is based on a weighted combination of alumni score, corporate score and management-skills score, and each of those three categories is then broken down into other elements. Among the top 25 programs are University of Pennsylvania (Wharton), Northwestern University (Kellogg), University of Notre Dame (Mendoza) and University of Michigan (Ross).