Suffolk University`s Business School Cited by Students as One of Top 15 in Global Management

Thu Apr 2, 2009 5:29pm EDT

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BOSTON--(Business Wire)--
Suffolk University`s Sawyer Business School is one of 15 graduate schools of
business named to The Princeton Review`s "Student Opinion Honors for Business
Schools" in the category "global management." 

The designation appears in the April 2009 issue of Entrepreneur, the nation's
leading publication for and about entrepreneurs, which lists the top 15 schools
in alphabetical order. The lists also are available online at and 

"I am very pleased that the Sawyer Business School`s global management programs
have been highly praised by our MBA students," said William J. O`Neill, Jr.,
dean of the Sawyer Business School. "This honor addressed our commitment to
prepare successful leaders in global business management. We are honored to have
these accolades from our students. It affirms the importance we place on the
study of global business." 

In addition to a global focus in its graduate programs -- including a
specialized Global MBA degree and an MBA concentration -- the Sawyer Business
School offers an undergraduate major and minor in global business. Because
experiential learning is vital to the study of global business, the Business
School regularly hosts global business leaders who speak to students about
pertinent issues. The Business School also offers a worldwide series of
international business seminars. Both the international and American-born
faculty members bring global academic research and global work experiences into
the classroom, enriching the students` overall exposure to issues of global

The "Student Opinion Honors for Business Schools," created and compiled by The
Princeton Review, the education services company, are reported in six
categories: Accounting, Finance, General Management, Global Management,
Marketing, and Operations.. 

The Princeton Review compiled the lists from its national survey of 19,000 MBA
students attending 296 business schools. The Princeton Review tallied the
"Student Opinion Honors" lists based on students' assessments of how well (on a
five-point scale) they felt their business school courses had prepared them to
succeed in each of the six areas. 

Suffolk University
Greg Gatlin, 617-573-8428
Mariellen Norris, 617-573-8450
Teri Malionek, 617-573-8631

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