Overview (by Hjort)
Penn State (Smeal) is located in the middle of the state and is about 200 miles from Philadelphia and 190 miles from Washington DC.
Although the entire university has more than 40,000 students, fewer than 100 new students enroll in the FT MBA each year.
- FT 2005 ranks Penn State #55 worldwide, ahead of Pittsburgh, Temple, Ohio State, and Queen's but below Case Western and Michigan State.
- FT 2003 ranked Penn State #48 worldwide - just behind Purdue and just ahead of Washington/Olin.
- EIU 2003 placed Penn State #44 worldwide - ahead of Rochester and Purdue.
- FT 2005 ranks Penn State #41 worldwide in Value for Money, below Temple but better than Pittsburgh and Ohio State.