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SBA recognized in CEO Magazine's 2024 Global MBA rankings

MBA program ranked as a Global MBA Tier One; Executive MBA program ranked #37; Online MBA ranked #49.

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CEO Magazine ranks OU MBA programs among the best
CEO Magazine's rankings reaffirm OU's position as a leading provider of MBA education, both domestically and internationally.
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The Oakland University School of Business Administration has been named among the top institutions in CEO Magazine's 2024 Global MBA Rankings. Oakland’s MBA was ranked as a Global MBA Tier One program, the Executive MBA program was ranked #37, and the Online MBA program was ranked #49.

CEO Magazine has been showcasing top business schools from around the globe since it first launched in 2008. The comprehensive assessment evaluates MBA, Executive MBA and Online MBA programs based on a fact-based ranking system. Factors such as quality of faculty, international diversity, class size, accreditation, faculty-to-student ratio and various other criteria are taken into consideration. The rankings provide prospective students with valuable insights to aid in their decision-making process.

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"We are thrilled to be recognized by CEO Magazine for our commitment to excellence in business education," said Dr. Chuck Pierce, Dean of the School of Business Administration. "This acknowledgment is a testament to the dedication of our faculty and staff in providing a transformative learning experience for our students."

Oakland University School of Business prides itself on its innovative curriculum, distinguished faculty, and emphasis on experiential learning. The institution's inclusion in CEO Magazine's rankings reaffirms it as a leading provider of MBA education, both domestically and internationally.

This year’s rankings are CEO Magazine’s largest since its inception, with a 13% rise in the number of schools reviewed. Notably, there was a surge in online MBA programs offered, underscoring the evolving landscape of business education.

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The complete CEO Magazine 2024 Global MBA Rankings, including detailed insights into the ranked programs, can be accessed in the latest edition of CEO Magazine and on the publication's website.

To learn more about OU's MBA program options, visit

About Oakland University School of Business Administration

Oakland University's School of Business Administration provides students with a comprehensive business education that emphasizes experiential learning and practical application, preparing students to succeed in a rapidly evolving business landscape. Learn more at

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