Culverhouse Jumps Forward in U.S. News and World Report Rankings for 2022-2023


According to U.S. News and World Report, the Culverhouse College of Business at The University of Alabama has bettered its position as one of the leading programs in the country.

The publication’s “Best Undergraduate Business Programs” rankings for 2022-2023 lists Culverhouse as 26th among public institutions and 39th overall.

This is a significant leap forward from the previous year’s rankings, which listed the College at 49th overall and 30th among public programs.

Culverhouse is now tied with the Pamplin College of Business at Virginia Tech, the Haslam College of Business at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, the Darla Moore School of Business at the University of South Carolina, and the Sam M. Walton College of Business at the University of Arkansas.

Dean Kay Palan said, “To put it simply, we are thrilled. Getting to this point resulted from a strategic effort from the bottom to the top of our organization, and I am grateful to all involved.”

“Now is a great time to look at Culverhouse — we offer a tremendous value for a high-quality business education.”

The Culverhouse undergraduate accounting program also moved up substantially to 22nd among public programs and 50th overall.

U.S. News & World Report’s undergraduate business programs rankings are based on surveys of deans and senior faculty members at peer institutions from 516 AACSB-accredited business programs.


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