Rankings & Recognitions

The School of Management is accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business. AACSB International accreditation represents the highest standard of achievement for business schools worldwide. Institutions that earn accreditation confirm their commitment to quality and continuous improvement through a rigorous and comprehensive peer review. AACSB International accreditation is the hallmark of excellence in management education.

AACSB International accreditation assures stakeholders that business schools:

  • Manage resources to achieve a vibrant and relevant mission.
  • Advance business and management knowledge through faculty scholarship.
  • Provide high-caliber teaching of quality and current curricula.
  • Cultivate meaningful interaction between students and a qualified faculty.
  • Produce graduates who have achieved specific learning goals.
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Rankings & Recognition

In 2021, 2022, and 2023 University HQ has ranked many of UM-Flint’s School of Management undergraduate business majors. UM-Flint ranks top 30s for the best online bachelor’s degree in finance, top 25 for being the best affordable entrepreneurship degree, its online international business program 14th, and top 40s for the best affordable supply chain management degree.

CEO Magazine has ranked UM-Flint’s Master of Business program as a Tier One institution in both its Global MBA rankings (No. 58) and North America rankings (No. 35) for 2024.

Best Online Programs U.S. News Bachelors Business 2024

UM-Flint’s Online BBA degree was ranked #1 in Michigan for 2021, 2022, 2023 and 2024 and top 60 in the country for online bachelor’s business programs by U.S. News & World Report.

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University of Michigan–Flint is ranked 180th in the country in Part-time MBA.

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SOM was recognized in the top 15 best business schools in Michigan by Best Value Schools in 2020.

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SOM was recognized by The Best School’s Top 50 Most Affordable Online Business Degrees in 2019.

UM-Flint’s BBA with a major in accounting program is recognized as one of the 30 Best Online Programs.

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The TFE Times ranks UM-Flint’s MSA program 106th on its list for the Best Master of Accounting Programs in 2023.

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Named one of the top military-friendly schools by GI Jobs, which ranks UM-Flint in the top 15% of all colleges, universities, and trade schools nationwide.

Study.com Top Ranked School 2021

Study.com has ranked the University of Michigan-Flint #47 on our list 2021 Best Bachelor’s Degrees in Human Resources.


Eduniversal ranked UM-Flint’s MS in Leadership and Organizational Dynamics degree #30 globally for being one of the best master’s in leadership.

USASBE, the largest and oldest association devoted to University Entrepreneurship Education, selected the Hagerman Center as the best co-curricular entrepreneurship program worldwide.