WFU School of Business undergraduate business gains in national ranking

9.11.2018 Accounting, General, News Release, Rankings, School News, Undergraduate Business
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U.S. News & World Report releases its 2019 Best Colleges Guide

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C., Sept. 11, 2018 – The Wake Forest University School of Business undergraduate business program rises in the rankings to No. 35 in the nation, according to U.S. News and World Report. This year, the School advanced five places in the survey of 503 accredited business schools. The School has ranked in the top 10 percent of undergraduate business programs for the last 12 years. The publication released its 2019 Best Colleges Guide this week.

In the specialty rankings, the undergraduate accounting program is ranked at No. 19 in the nation. This is the 11th consecutive year the School has ranked in the top 25 in the Accounting category.

U.S. News surveyed deans and senior faculty at programs accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) to determine the undergraduate business school rankings. The publication uses the two most recent years’ responses to calculate the overall undergraduate business school rankings.

U.S. News and World Report ranked Wake Forest 27th among 312 national universities, and 13th for its commitment to undergraduate teaching.

The U.S. News rankings are posted on