Aug. 21, 2009
Renee DeGross Valdes, 404-413-1353
ATLANTA - The J. Mack Robinson College of Business is ranked near the top in multiple categories in the 2010 edition of "America's Best Colleges" published annually by U.S. News and World Report.
Robinson's Department of Risk Management and Insurance is ranked 6th in the nation; Computer Information Systems 7th and Real Estate 11th overall. Robinson's undergraduate program is ranked 32nd among U.S. public universities and 57th overall.
Earlier this year, the publication ranked the college's part-time MBA program 7th in the nation and among the top 10 programs for the 14th consecutive year.
"Being among the top undergraduate business programs in the nation is a testament to the quality of our students, faculty and staff," said H. Fenwick Huss, dean of the Robinson College of Business. "The college's top marks in multiple specialty areas further illustrate our strengths and place us among an elite group of business schools nationwide."
The America's Best Colleges guidebook and magazine containing excerpts from the guide are available on newsstands. The expanded online rankings are available at http://colleges.usnews.rankingsandreviews.com/best-colleges.