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2023 Best Colleges for Management Sciences and Quantitative Methods

There are about 66,427 students enrolled in Management Sciences and Quantitative Methods in the USA.

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popularity

Very Popular

Compared to national avg.

Diplomas received last year

39,893

Vs. National Avg.

152%

popularity Rank

#35

cost

Somewhat Expensive

Compared to national avg.

Median degree cost

$32K

Vs. National Avg.

32%

cost Rank

#111

salary

Above Average

Compared to national avg.

Average Salary Two Years Out of School

$47K

Vs. National Avg.

18%

salary Rank

#98

professors

Average

Compared to national avg.

Professor Rating

B-

Vs. National Avg.

11%

professors Rank

#135

students

Average

Compared to national avg.

Diversity Rating

B-

Vs. National Avg.

6%

students Rank

#126

SUMMARY

Studying Management Sciences and Quantitative Methods is a valuable choice and usually a needed first step for scholars wishing to enter a career as a data wrangler, a laboratory manager, or a chief managerial officer. Interestingly, management sciences and quantitative methods is fairly popular coming in at the 59th most popular area of study. Last academic year alone, there were 8,738 management sciences and quantitative methods degrees conferred. In-state tuition for management sciences and quantitative methods at private schools is, on average, 3.5 times more pricey than their public equivalents.

There are 277 colleges which offer management sciences and quantitative methods. 277 schools is on par with other majors offered in the United States. If you're looking to immerse yourself with other management sciences and quantitative methods undergrads, look at universities in Virginia which have the most undergraduates admitted to management sciences and quantitative methods annually. More generally, the best region to study management sciences and quantitative methods is in the Southeast region with University of South Carolina-Columbia, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, and University of Virginia-Main Campus best representing the region. Interestingly, our selection for the best conference to study management sciences and quantitative methods is the Atlantic Coast Conference with Boston College, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, and University of Virginia-Main Campus representing the conference. Based on our extensive list of the best colleges, our belief is that the best school for management sciences and quantitative methods is Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

The objectively best school does not mean it is the best school for every student. There might be tons of factors to weigh when deciding on institution. Stuff like campus amenities, transportation services, and food would affect your choice on where to go to school. Here at Authority, we've weighed the pros and cons for you. If, for example, you are interested in which management sciences and quantitative methods university has the best college campus, the winner is New York University. If, for example, you are very interested in which university has the best campus, we have a whole page dedicated to that. We have carefully pored through professor reviews, government databases, student reviews, and more in order to compare every U.S. major in an unbiased and informative way. Here you can find our well researched list for the schools with the best student life&nbspand, from that list, our choice of the university with the best student life for management sciences and quantitative methods is University of Virginia-Main Campus. Curious why? Keep reading to learn more about Authority's top recommendations. Some of our picks just might surprise you.

If price is a major deciding factor in your decision on where to go to university, you might be cautious about Boston College. Boston College&nbspis the most expensive college for management sciences and quantitative methods, at least for out of state attendance. We have a page for the most expensive&nbspschools that might put the price tag at Boston College&nbspinto perspective. For more context, you could want to know that management sciences and quantitative methods is the 105th most expensive program in America, with an average expense of $38,900. On a broader scale, the most costly state for management sciences and quantitative methods in the nation is District of Columbia with costs at the primary university, George Washington University, of $54,453. To zoom out even further, the most expensive region of the country for management sciences and quantitative methods is the Far West region which is best demonstrated with California Lutheran University with a cost of $43,900, University of Portland with a cost of $47,478, and Seattle University with a cost of $45,765.

Our cheapest region for management sciences and quantitative methods is the Rocky Mountains region which is represented by Brigham Young University-Idaho with a cost of $4,208, Brigham Young University-Provo with a cost of $5,790, and University of Wyoming with a cost of $13,392. On the bright side, the most affordable school for management sciences and quantitative methods is University of Florida. Authority.org's comprehensive list of the most affordable universities can be explored here.

In-state students can expect to pay in the neighborhood of $11,200 for a degree in management sciences and quantitative methods. That cost balloons intensely to a median of $26,000 for an out-of-state public-school undergrad. As such, you might be interested in our selection for the university with the best value for management sciences and quantitative methods: Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Here you can see our comprehensive list on the schools we see as being the best value&nbspoverall. Bear in mind, this section is predicated on out-of-state tuition costs. A discussion of value changes when it comes to in-state tuition, but we do not know in which states any one student has residency.

Earnings for management sciences and quantitative methods majors vary widely, but within two-years of finishing the degree students will often earn around $65,300. While there can be much variation in salary; top positions can make up to $108,500. Even right out of school, the lowest end jobs within the management sciences and quantitative methods space earn $39,000, which isn't that bad. The top earning grads for management sciences and quantitative methods graduated from Massachusetts Institute of Technology&nbspand if you are looking for schools with all of the highest earning graduates, Authority has that too.

The general diversity of management sciences and quantitative methods ranks pretty high, coming within the 91st percentile of all programs. The university with the highest composite diversity for management sciences and quantitative methods is Massachusetts Institute of Technology&nbspand here you can find our comprehensive list for the universities with the most diversity. The overall financial diversity of the Management Sciences and Quantitative Methods major only stands within the 31st percentile of all majors. Racial diversity is actually above financial diversity, in the 85th percentile. White students make up the largest share, 40%, of scholars majoring in management sciences and quantitative methods. Additionally, 57% of undergrads seeking a management sciences and quantitative methods degree are men.

The median ranking for management sciences and quantitative methods professors is 3.8 stars, a ranking that is 5% less than the median for every major; this is a subpar ranking. If you want the most popular management sciences and quantitative methods professor nationally, look no further than Constance Cutchins from University of Central Florida. This might come as a shock, but the top rated instructors for management sciences and quantitative methods according to students are found at Georgia State University. As we incorporate data beyond simply rankings we find that the university possessing the best instructors for management sciences and quantitative methods is Massachusetts Institute of Technology. One can find an explanation of our ever evolving ranking methodology of the best overall professors here, along with some of the top examples of instructors in the U.S.

Finally, the hardest university to get into for management sciences and quantitative methods is Massachusetts Institute of Technology. While we think of this list more as a novelty, we do have a comprehensive page for the hardest colleges to get into. That being said, here at Authority we hope you understand that considering university from context primarily derived from superlatives can cause problems. We at Authority encourage you to explore our other pages on different universities and peruse a couple of our background 'blog posts' on essential things to look for as your university search continues.

Top 25 Best Colleges for Management Sciences and Quantitative Methods

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Rating

#1 2023 Best Colleges for Management Sciences and Quantitative Methods

Harvard University

Cambridge, MA | www.harvard.edu/

5%

Acceptance

41,024

Students

#3

Ranking

$54K

Tuition

A+

Rating

#2 2023 Best Colleges for Management Sciences and Quantitative Methods

Vanderbilt University

Nashville, TN | www.vanderbilt.edu/

12%

Acceptance

13,918

Students

#17

Ranking

$54K

Tuition

A+

Rating

#3 2023 Best Colleges for Management Sciences and Quantitative Methods

Brown University

Providence, RI | www.brown.edu/

8%

Acceptance

10,807

Students

#13

Ranking

$61K

Tuition

A+

Rating

#4 2023 Best Colleges for Management Sciences and Quantitative Methods

University of Pennsylvania

Philadelphia, PA | www.upenn.edu/

9%

Acceptance

30,688

Students

#7

Ranking

$60K

Tuition

A+

Rating

#5 2023 Best Colleges for Management Sciences and Quantitative Methods

Northwestern University

Evanston, IL | www.northwestern.edu/

9%

Acceptance

25,870

Students

#12

Ranking

$59K

Tuition

A+

Rating

#6 2023 Best Colleges for Management Sciences and Quantitative Methods

New York University

New York, NY | www.nyu.edu/

21%

Acceptance

58,361

Students

#23

Ranking

$55K

Tuition

A+

Rating

#7 2023 Best Colleges for Management Sciences and Quantitative Methods

Johns Hopkins University

Baltimore, MD | www.jhu.edu/

11%

Acceptance

34,250

Students

#4

Ranking

$54K

Tuition

A+

Rating

#8 2023 Best Colleges for Management Sciences and Quantitative Methods

University of Michigan-Ann Arbor

Ann Arbor, MI | https://umich.edu/

26%

Acceptance

49,530

Students

#33

Ranking

$52K

Tuition

A+

Rating

#9 2023 Best Colleges for Management Sciences and Quantitative Methods

University of Southern California

Los Angeles, CA | www.usc.edu/

16%

Acceptance

52,376

Students

#28

Ranking

$60K

Tuition

A+

Rating

#10 2023 Best Colleges for Management Sciences and Quantitative Methods

Colgate University

Hamilton, NY | https://www.colgate.edu/

27%

Acceptance

3,112

Students

#51

Ranking

$60K

Tuition

A+

Rating

#11 2023 Best Colleges for Management Sciences and Quantitative Methods

Tulane University of Louisiana

New Orleans, LA | https://tulane.edu/

11%

Acceptance

14,652

Students

#71

Ranking

$59K

Tuition

A+

Rating

#12 2023 Best Colleges for Management Sciences and Quantitative Methods

Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus

University Park, PA |

0%

Acceptance

0

Students

#0

Ranking

$0

Tuition

A+

Rating

#13 2023 Best Colleges for Management Sciences and Quantitative Methods

University of Pittsburgh-Pittsburgh Campus

Pittsburgh, PA | www.pitt.edu/

64%

Acceptance

35,563

Students

#155

Ranking

$34K

Tuition

A+

Rating

#14 2023 Best Colleges for Management Sciences and Quantitative Methods

University of California-Irvine

Irvine, CA | www.uci.edu/

30%

Acceptance

39,059

Students

#77

Ranking

$44K

Tuition

A+

Rating

#15 2023 Best Colleges for Management Sciences and Quantitative Methods

University of Washington-Seattle Campus

Seattle, WA | www.washington.edu/

56%

Acceptance

56,554

Students

#108

Ranking

$39K

Tuition

A+

Rating

#16 2023 Best Colleges for Management Sciences and Quantitative Methods

Southern Methodist University

Dallas, TX | https://www.smu.edu/

53%

Acceptance

12,963

Students

#100

Ranking

$59K

Tuition

A+

Rating

#17 2023 Best Colleges for Management Sciences and Quantitative Methods

Florida State University

Tallahassee, FL | https://www.fsu.edu/

32%

Acceptance

47,836

Students

#138

Ranking

$19K

Tuition

A+

Rating

#18 2023 Best Colleges for Management Sciences and Quantitative Methods

Pitzer College

Claremont, CA | https://www.pitzer.edu/

17%

Acceptance

1,111

Students

#85

Ranking

$56K

Tuition

A

Rating

#19 2023 Best Colleges for Management Sciences and Quantitative Methods

University of South Florida

Tampa, FL | www.usf.edu/

49%

Acceptance

60,343

Students

#220

Ranking

$17K

Tuition

A

Rating

#20 2023 Best Colleges for Management Sciences and Quantitative Methods

University of Central Florida

Orlando, FL | www.ucf.edu/

45%

Acceptance

81,082

Students

#200

Ranking

$22K

Tuition

A

Rating

#21 2023 Best Colleges for Management Sciences and Quantitative Methods

Michigan State University

East Lansing, MI | https://www.msu.edu/

76%

Acceptance

55,406

Students

#178

Ranking

$40K

Tuition

A+

Rating

#22 2023 Best Colleges for Management Sciences and Quantitative Methods

Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

Troy, NY | www.rpi.edu/

57%

Acceptance

8,256

Students

#72

Ranking

$57K

Tuition

F

Rating

#23 2023 Best Colleges for Management Sciences and Quantitative Methods

Union College

Barbourville, KY | www.unionky.edu/

57%

Acceptance

1,343

Students

#2500

Ranking

$28K

Tuition

A

Rating

#24 2023 Best Colleges for Management Sciences and Quantitative Methods

Michigan Technological University

Houghton, MI | https://www.mtu.edu/

70%

Acceptance

7,786

Students

#259

Ranking

$37K

Tuition

A

Rating

#25 2023 Best Colleges for Management Sciences and Quantitative Methods

University of Massachusetts-Amherst

Amherst, MA | www.umass.edu/

65%

Acceptance

35,781

Students

#218

Ranking

$36K

Tuition

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