The W.P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University was ranked 21st in the top business schools in the world by the Center for World-Class Universities at Shanghai Jiao Tong University.
The recognition marks the third consecutive year that the Carey School has placed in the top 25, moving up one space from last year. Better known as the “Academic Rankings of World Universities,” these are widely considered to be one of the two most prominent sets of global university rankings.
Over 1,000 universities are ranked every year. Criteria for the ranking include the number of highly cited researchers, number of alumni and staff who have won Nobel Prizes and Fields Medals and other objective indicators.