The Else School of Management's master's of business administration program has been recognized as a Top 10 Rising Star for 2011 by FindyourMBA.com.
The Else School of Management at Millsaps College was listed No. 9 out of 30 business schools. FindyourMBA.com critiques business schools from a student's perspective and considers factors such as improvements and developments which enhance the student experience.
"We are adding new programs, like our Executive MBA, to our already strong academic lineup, and it's wonderful to receive outside recognition that reaffirms the value of what we do here at the Else School," said Howard McMillan, dean of the Else School of Management.
The website praised the Else School for increasing GMAT scores for entering students and the school's 99 percent success rate in graduates finding jobs within three months of graduating. The profile noted that "these positive statistics coincide with the rejuvenation of classrooms and the improvement to the school's technology. We hope that this positive trend continues, as the Else School of Management is on the way up."
The Else School was listed among such prestigious business schools as IE Business School in Madrid, the Charlton College of Business at the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth and the Cass Business School at City University London.