E. J. Ourso College Dips Slightly in Latest U.S. News Rankings

September 13, 2016

BATON ROUGE – The E. J. Ourso College ranked 59th among public institutions in U.S. News & World Report’s “Best Business Programs” rankings released today.

This year’s ranking is a slight drop from the college’s ranking of 50th the last two years.

Each year, U.S. News ranks undergraduate business programs accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) based solely on surveys of business school deans and senior faculty. Participants were asked to rate the quality of business programs with which they’re familiar on a scale of 1 (marginal) to 5 (distinguished).

The E. J. Ourso College’s score was 2.9 after holding at 3.0 the last four years.

About the E. J. Ourso College of Business
Since its establishment in 1928, the E. J. Ourso College of Business has continuously improved and expanded its offerings for students and alumni. Additionally, the college has made it a priority to provide its faculty with the resources it needs to further research in every aspect of the business world and to produce industry leaders for a global work environment. For more news and information about the E. J. Ourso College, visit our home page.

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Angela McBride
LSU E. J. Ourso College of Business