University of Pennsylvania (Wharton) is ranked top for Finance in the US. Wharton's Finance Department ( has four areas of specialization: Corporate Finance, International Finance, Banking and Financial Institutions, & Financial Instruments and Portfolio Management. The Finance Department offers courses in finance at Undergraduate level, MBA and Doctoral level.

The University of Chicago Booth School of Business is one of the world's leading business schools, consistently ranked among the top finance schools in the US. It had more Nobel Prize winners on its staff than any other business school. Its full-time MBA program was ranked highly by BusinessWeek 2008 (Number One in the world), and by the Financial Times (6th in the US). Science Watch ranked the University of Chicago No. 1 based on the impact of business and economic research. 

New York University (Stern) is among the Top 3 for its finance programs. Stern School of Business is ranked 6th in the US, according to the Global Top MBA ranking by Financial Times 2009. Stern is ranked 8th in the EIU MBA League Table 2008, and ranked among the top 10 American business schools in the 2009 US News Business School Ranking.

Best Business School Specialty Rankings:
- Finance (Top 10 list)

1 University of Pennsylvania (Wharton) Philadelphia, PA

2 University of Chicago (Booth) Chicago, IL

3 New York University (Stern) New York, NY

4 Massachusetts Institute of Technology (Sloan) Cambridge, MA

5 Stanford Univ Stanford, CA

6 Columbia Univ New York, NY

7 Uni of California--Los Angeles (Anderson) Los Angeles, CA

8 Uni of California--Berkeley (Haas) Berkeley, CA

9 Harvard Univ Boston, MA

10 Northwestern Univ (Kellogg) Evanston, IL

Source: US News & World Report 2010

* Next post: Top Information Systems Schools (US)
0 Comment:

World University Ranking Tables

America - US News & World Report, The Princeton Review, BusinessWeek
Canada - Maclean's, Gourman Report Ranking of Canadian Universities
UK - Sunday Times, Guardian, Times Good University Guide, Daily Telegraph
World - Shanghai Jiao Tong ARWU Rankings, Webometrics, Newsweek