Robinson College of Business
ATLANTA–Three undergraduate specialties offered by Georgia State University’s Robinson College of Business are among the nation’s best, according to the 2020 Best Colleges edition of U.S. News & World Report, released this week.
Robinson’s undergraduate program in risk management and insurance is No. 4; its undergraduate computer information systems program is No. 10; and its undergraduate real estate program is No. 11. The college’s B.B.A. is No. 50 overall and No. 31 among programs offered at public universities.
U.S. News determines its business program rankings by surveying deans and senior faculty at undergraduate business programs accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB).
“It’s enormously gratifying that our peers recognize the excellence of our undergraduate programs,” said Richard Phillips, dean of the Robinson College. “These rankings are a testament to the quality of our curriculum, faculty and students. “
In the new rankings, Georgia State is rated the No. 2 most innovative university in the nation, and No. 3 for “an unusually strong commitment to undergraduate teaching.” The university ranked No. 8 in social mobility, a new category created by U.S. News that measures how well a school advances equity among low-income families and families with stronger financial backgrounds.