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Vanderbilt University: Owen
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Global MBA Rankings 2001

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Rankings at a glance
Current rank324
Rank in 200027
Total score53.1
Faculty with doctorates (%)397
Alumni career progress
Salary today (US$)11,223107,686
Weighted salary (US$)11,057106,984
Salary percentage increase32189
Value for money ratio2.8
Value for money rank50
Career progress index39
Career progress rank63
Aims achieved rank15
Aims achieved (%)82
Placement success index82
Placement success rank43
Employed at three months (%)096
Alumni recommend rank33
Women faculty (%)116
Women students (%)028
Women on board (%)28
International faculty (%)211
International students (%)233
International board (%)28
International mobility index23
International mobility rank73
International experience index8
International experience rank74
Idea generation
FT doctoral rating9
FT doctoral rank67
FT research rating43
FT research rank726