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The 25 best business schools for networking

Melissa Stanger and Dylan Roach
Stanford Graduate School of Business

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Stanford's business school ranked no. 1 for networking.

Business school is just as much about making professional connections as it is about getting a business education.

Online grad school guide GraduatePrograms.com surveyed over 13,000 current and former business school students about their programs to find which places offer the strongest networks — schools where students have strong peer, faculty, and alumni networking connections and opportunities, even after graduating.

Students ranked their schools on a scale from 1 to 10, with 10 being a perfect score. The scores for each school were averaged together and then ranked accordingly.

These are the best business schools for networking:

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