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Shannon Sweeny

Babson Ranked Top Private College for Entrepreneurs

LendEDU ranked the top 50 colleges in the United States in terms of support aspiring entrepreneurs. Babson is listed at number seven overall but is the number one private business college on the list and has the highest score relative to programs offered. “Babson College offers 23 courses related to entrepreneurship. The Arthur M. Blank…

Brianna Radicioni

Poets & Quants Names Babson College the No. 1 Undergraduate Business School in New England; Top 20 Nationwide

Babson College is the top undergraduate business school in New England and No. 18 nationwide in Poets & Quants’ inaugural Best Undergraduate Business Programs of 2016. Babson is also the only college in the top 20 institutions ranked—all others are business schools within larger universities. According to Poets & Quants: Babson College is the only…

Brianna Radicioni

Babson College Named No. 3 for International Students in the Northeast According to The Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education 2017 College Rankings

Babson College has been named No. 3 in the Northeast when it comes to the percentage of international students enrolled—this according to The Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education 2017 College Rankings. With an international student population of approximately 27 percent, Babson places third only to Berklee College of Music and The New School. In another…

Shannon Sweeny

Babson among Top Colleges for Green Curriculum

Babson College has been selected as a top college with a green curriculum, according to the Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education’s (AASHE) 2016 Sustainable Campus Index. Babson has a long commitment to sustainability, including the 2008 signing of the American College and University President’s Climate Commitment setting Babson on a path…

Shannon Sweeny

Babson College listed in Fiske Guide to Colleges 2017

Babson College is listed in the Fiske Guide to Colleges 2017. For more than thirty years, millions of students, parents, and guidance counselors have relied on the Fiske Guide to Colleges to present the best and most interesting schools during their college search. Compiled by former New York Times education editor Edward B. Fiske, the…

Shannon Sweeny

Babson Faculty Featured in “We the People: The Market Basket Effect”

Peter Cohan, lecturer of business strategy and entrepreneurship at Babson, appears in the film, “We the People: The Market Basket Effect.”  The film is the story of the employees of a local grocery chain, Market Basket, who went on strike in 2014 after CEO Arthur T Demoulas was fired by his cousin Arthur S Demoulas.…

Michael Chmura

Babson Among Top Four Best Value Colleges in Massachusetts

Babson College lands at No. 4 for value in Massachusetts on the second annual Best Value Colleges study produced by SmartAsset.  Top performing schools were ranked based on their performance in scholarships provided, starting salary, tuition, living costs, and retention rate. Babson produces impressive numbers on average: Scholarships and Grants: $31,518 Starting Salary: $60,700 Student…

Michael Chmura

Babson Among Top Colleges For Startups

BestColleges.com has named Babson the No. 8th best college for startups. “You’ve built an extraordinary program and that effort does not go unnotices,” writes the publication. Other top schools are UCal – Berkley, MIT, Stanford, USC, Penn, Cornell, and UMichigan – Ann Arbor. “As a general rule, startup cities cluster on the coasts,” writes BestColleges.com. …