AACSB International maintains the most comprehensive database on business schools in the world. The tables, charts, and references herein are designed to address frequent data requests, and provide a general overview of global management education.

Frequently Requested Data


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Among AACSB-accredited schools, General Business and Management are the runaway leaders with respect to disciplines offered for MBA degrees, collectively accounting for 51.4 percent of all MBA programs offered.

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Featured Data

Members Only Financial Toolkit 

The Financial Toolkit offers a bevy of tools, information, and resources designed for business school deans, chief financial officers, and others to ensure the financial well-being of their institutions.

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Global Salary Survey

2013-2014 Global Salary Survey is now available.

> 2013-2014 Executive Summary
> Executive Summaries from Previous Years
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2015 Business School Data Guide

Data Trends CoverSelected highlights compiled annually in a downloadable pocket guide.

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> Previous Year Guides

AACSB Data in the News

Getting an MBA at UMD just got a lot cheaper
MN Star Tribune, 07/17/2015

Cracks in finances put business schools at risk
Financial Times, 05/31/2015

Students lose faith in professional disciplines
Financial Times, 03/31/2015 

The shifting landscape of management education
University World News, 03/13/2015

A Historic Gathering of Female B-School Deans Tackles Gender Inequality
Poets & Quants, 02/12/2015

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Stay Current with the Latest Posts from the AACSB Data & Research Blog

A 5 Year Comparison of MBA/Master's Specialist Degree Program Disciplines
by Elliot Davis

I was curious about how the makeup of MBA degree program disciplines had changed over time. Instead of looking at year-over-year change, which results in a smaller sample size, I decided to take two snapshots utilizing a controlled set of 592 schools (disregarding accreditation status) that reported in both 2009-10 and 2013-14 BSQs.
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Decision-Making at Business Schools, Part I: Aspects of Governance
by R. Colin Nelson

As we approach the release of the 2014–15 BSQ Finances Module data, the time seemed ripe to explore some of the preliminary data that were reported by our participating schools this year regarding governance structures. In particular, I was interested to see how decision-making is handled for various aspects of business school governance by our AACSB members across the world.
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