Illinois Institute of Technology Stuart School of Business maintains its top ranking by Financial Times as one of the world’s best business schools for its pre-experience master’s program in finance. According to the Financial Times Global Masters in Finance 2014 rankings, which were announced yesterday, IIT Stuart’s Master of Science Finance program is ranked 3rd in the nation, 27th in the world, and remains the only ranked program in the Midwest.
IIT Stuart School of Business also placed 7th globally in the careers category. The Financial Times ranking is based on a survey of alumni who graduated three years previously, with criteria that emphasize the salary and career status of these alumni.
“IIT Stuart’s M.S. Finance program is known for its combination of academic rigor and industry relevance, and I am proud to see continued recognition of our unique approach in this ranking,” said Harvey Kahalas, Professor of Management and Economic Development and John and Mae Calamos Stuart School of Business Dean Endowed Chair. “Our program focuses on quantitative, analytical, and technological skill development giving our graduates a strategically competitive edge.”