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July 10, 2013

BALTIMORE—The information systems program at Loyola University Maryland’s Sellinger School of Business and Management ranked seventh nationally among 123 undergraduate business schools on Bloomberg Businessweek’sBest Undergraduate Business Schools 2013” list. The Sellinger School is the only Maryland institution and only Jesuit institution on the list. 

“The Sellinger School’s information system’s program represents the cutting-edge experience we offer our students that, through the leadership of our outstanding faculty, sticks with students from graduation into their careers,” said Karyl B. Leggio, dean of the Sellinger School. “We’re honored to earn a high ranking against impressive competition.” 

The Sellinger School offers students both undergraduate and graduate degrees with specialties in information systems. Courses prepare students with both business and technical knowledge and cover topics including applications development, networks and security, business intelligence and data management. 

Businessweek released the information systems ranking as the latest in a series of specialty rankings released over a period of weeks. In addition, Businessweek ranked the Sellinger School’s business law program secondmarketing program fifth, and ethics program 13th with an overall Sellinger School ranking of 53. The Sellinger School is the only ranked undergraduate program in Maryland on the list.

Among the Sellinger School’s other recent distinctions, U.S. News and World Report ranked the school’s accounting and finance MBA programs within the top 30 nationally, and The Princeton Review ranked the school among its “Best 296 Business Schools: 2013 Edition,” the fourth consecutive year the Sellinger School has made the list. 

Loyola University Maryland’s Sellinger School of Business and Management provides business education rooted in Jesuit traditions emphasizing strong ethical leadership, commitment to social responsibility and a global perspective. With more than 100 faculty members and 2,000 students, the Sellinger School offers undergraduate studies and graduate part-time, weekend and full-time MBA, finance and certificate programs on campuses in Baltimore, Columbia and Timonium, Md. (

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