The Top 20 Business Schools Most Popular With International Students


15. University of Minnesota, Carlson School of Management

1925 4th St.
Minneapolis, Minnesota

International Students: 19%
Undergraduate Business Enrollment: 2,280
University Acceptance Rate: 31%
SAT Average Score: 1303
Poets&Quants 2014 Rank: 33

Admitted freshmen begin exploring business right away at the Carlson School of Management. Introduction to Contemporary Management and Corporate Responsibility & Ethics give freshman a head start over the competition on their careers. Besides the immediate exposure to business, the Carlson School undergraduate curriculum features an immersion core of four key business courses sophomore year, a choice of 10 majors and 9 minors, an international experience requirement, with programs offered across the globe, as well as an option to integrate public and nonprofit management coursework with your studies

University of Minnesota's Carlson School of Management

University of Minnesota’s Carlson School of Management


15. George Washington University, School of Business

2201 G St NW
Duquès Hall, Suite 455
Washington, District of Columbia

International Students: 19%
Undergraduate Business Enrollment: 1,530
University Acceptance Rate: 34%
SAT Average Score: 1303
Poets&Quants 2014 Rank: 39

GW’s School of Business (GWSB) prepares students for professional management and business careers. The depth and variety of its academic and professional programs provide rich opportunities for undergraduate students. Its academic mission is to deliver an outstanding education, advance knowledge, and provide practical experience in diverse organizational settings, leveraging the unique advantages of our location in the Washington, DC, area thus enhancing the capacities of students, faculty, staff, alumni, and the business community to be productive and principled members of society.

George Washington University's College of Business

George Washington University’s College of Business


18. Case Western Reserve University, Weatherhead School of Management

10900 Euclid Ave.
Cleveland, Ohio

International Students: 18%
Undergraduate Business Enrollment: 330
University Acceptance Rate: 42%
SAT Average Score: 1369
Poets&Quants 2014 Rank: 29

Weatherhead students benefit from early career preparation, including personal, academic, and leadership development, supported by courses in their major, professional advisors and instruction from our world renowned faculty all during their first two years. The school offers students support for entrepreneurship, access to early internships and experiential learning opportunities throughout our program. We are located in the vibrant University Circle, the heart of Cleveland, which is home to many corporate headquarters. Weatherhead offers undergraduate major and minor programs in Accounting, Economics, Finance, Marketing, and Management. Exceptional analytical skills and the ability to communicate ideas effectively set its close-knit community of students apart. Classes are taught by internationally known faculty and industry leaders and prepare students for careers in accounting, banking and finance, consulting, marketing and many more.

Case Western Reserve's Weatherhead School of Management

Case Western Reserve’s Weatherhead School of Management


19. Ohio State University, Fisher College of Business

210 W. Woodruff Avenue
120 Schoenbaum Hall
Columbus, Ohio

International Students: 17%
Undergraduate Business Enrollment: 3,770
University Acceptance Rate: 49%
SAT Average Score: NA
Poets&Quants 2014 Rank: 23

Students in the undergraduate program in business administration develop effective skills of analysis, strategic thinking, and communication, crucial tools for a successful career. Students learn by doing – a mix of practical theory plus real-world experience – which fosters the development of unique leadership qualities. Twelve specializations are offered within a Business Major program interwoven with a comprehensive liberal arts program.

Ohio State University's Fisher College of Business

Ohio State University’s Fisher College of Business


20. Purdue University, Krannert School of Management

403 West State Street
West Lafayette, Indiana

International Students: 16%
Undergraduate Business Enrollment: 2,469
University Acceptance Rate:60%
SAT Average Score: 1278
Poets&Quants 2014 Rank: 38

Purdue University’s Krannert School of Management focuses its strategy and mission on two central themes: STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) and globalization. The school complements classroom learning with programs at the undergraduate and graduate level that arm students with personal and professional development skills that they will be able to utilize throughout their careers. Krannert alunni head some of the world’s largest corporations, and the school consistently produces global leaders with analytical insight.

Purdue University's Krannert School of Management

Purdue University’s Krannert School of Management


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