Top Undergraduate Business Programs 2009

Looking for an outstanding undergraduate business program? BusinessWeek Magazine annually rates the 100 best business schools in the United States. In 2009, BusinessWeek's top honor went to the University of Virginia's McIntire School of Commerce, which unseated the University of Pennsylvania's Wharton School.

Rising Business Schools

Although most of the schools listed in the rankings moved up only a few points between 2008 and 2009, a few schools made a significant climb upwards. Newcomers to the list include American University (#28), Chapman (#46), Virginia Tech (#54) and Texas Tech (#77). Notable chart climbers were the University of Richmond (from #20 in 2008 to #12 in 2009), Ohio State (from #59 to #42 in 2009), and James Madison (from #54 to #44).

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