Rankings & Recognition

Corporate Knights

Corporate Knights, an international publication and quarterly insert to the Washington Post, ranked our MBA Sustainability program #8 in the world and #1 in the United States based on coursework, institutional support and student initiatives in 2013. Among small schools, our “sMBA” ranks second in the world.

The Aspen Institute

The Aspen Institute ranked the Donahue Graduate School of Business 7th worldwide among schools of its size and has consistently ranked the school in the top 25 overall for integrating social and environmental stewardship into research and MBA program coursework.

Academy of Management Learning and Education

The Academy of Management Learning and Education named Duquesne, Georgetown and Notre Dame as the three schools scoring in the highest category of ethics content in their academic programs in a recent survey of graduate business schools.

Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business

The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business has accredited the Palumbo Donahue School of Business since 1962, a coveted endorsement claimed by less than 5 percent of business schools worldwide.

Principles for Responsible Management Education (PRME)

The Palumbo Donahue School of Business is among the first 100 endorsers of PRME, a United Nations-backed initiative promoting environmental stewardship, human rights and fair trade practices in business education.