Jones (Rice) Graduate School of Business

Jones is the most expensive business school in Texas, but nearly all students receive aid with scholarship awards that can top $60,000. Rice places its students into real-world projects as soon as they walk into class.

Their Action Learning Project (ALP) is a thirteen-week team-based consultative project, where MBA student teams tackle a company’s tough challenges and critical needs.

Location: Houston, Texas


Affiliation: Rice University

Established: 1974

Jones’ new dean, Peter Rodriguez, began serving in July 2019. He was previously the senior associate dean for degree programs at UVA’s Darden School of Business.