Accolades and rankings

We're a great business school... but don't just take our word for it!

All Mike Ilitch School of Business programs are fully accredited by AACSB International (Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business). In addition, the Princeton Review and U.S. News & World Report have consistently recognized us as one of the best undergraduate and graduate business schools in the United States, and Wayne State is consistently honored as a top choice for veterans.

All Wayne State business programs are fully accredited by AACSB International (Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business). Less than five percent of the 11,000+ business schools worldwide are AACSB-accredited.

U.S. News & World Report "Best Colleges 2018 Edition" lists Wayne State among the specialty rankings for "Best Undergraduate Business Programs."

The Princeton Review featured Wayne State in this year's edition of, "Best Business Schools 2020."


MVAA Gold      
The Michigan Veterans Affairs Agency ranks Wayne State as a gold level veteran-friendly school, its highest designation. Military Times consistently ranks Wayne State on its "Best for Vets: 4-Year Schools" list, and we also are recognized as a Military Friendly School. Learn more about our veteran support services on the Office of Military and Veterans Academic Excellence (OMVAE) website