Published 07/02/14

College of Business ranked among nation's top 10

Bryant University's business program is among the top 10 in the United States, according to College Factual, which provided the list of the top schools to USA Today.

"If you’re looking for a deeply personalized undergraduate degree, Bryant is for you," according to the report. "There are no lecture halls and no teaching assistants at Bryant, so you actually get to know your professors. The business school also offers an MBA program that lets you specialize in a global field of study within business."

College Factual bases college rankings by major on a selection of characteristics, including the quality of the overall school, Focus Coefficient and the starting and mid-career salaries of graduates within the major, among other factors.

The College Factual ranking joins another rating landmark: Earlier this year, Bloomberg Businessweek placed Bryant's College of Business among the nation's top 50, a fact that did not escape entrepreneur Spencer Bratman:

The latest news, posted to USA Today's "Voices from Campus" section July 2, prompted an outpouring of tweets and posts from proud students, alumni, U.S. Sen. Jack Reed, and Trustee Professor of Management Michael A. Roberto:

Recently admitted students are equally proud of the school they will be entering in the fall: