Tuck School Of Business

DEFINITION of 'Tuck School Of Business'

This is one of America's most prestigious graduate schools and is located at Dartmouth College in Hanover, New Hampshire. The Amos Tuck School of Business Administration was founded in 1900 and is considered one of the oldest graduate schools of business in the world, and was the first such institution to offer a master's degree in business administration.

BREAKING DOWN 'Tuck School Of Business'

The Tuck School of Business consistently ranks as one of the top business schools in America and held the honor in 2006 of having the highest percentage of alumni donation of any business school in the U.S., with 64% of alumni donating to the schools fund. The Tuck Business School also only offers one degree, a Master of Business Administration (MBA), although dual degrees are offered with other institutions.

RELATED TERMS
  1. Harvard Business School

    This is one of America's top business schools and is located ...
  2. London Business School

    A school of international business in London. The London Business ...
  3. Stephen M. Ross School of Business ...

    The school of business at the University of Michigan. The Stephen ...
  4. The Marshall School Of Business ...

    The business school at the University of Southern California. ...
  5. B-School

    Abbreviation of business school, an educational institution that ...
  6. Stern School Of Business At NYU

    The business school section of New York University. The Stern ...
Related Articles
  1. Economics

    Top European MBA Programs: The Short List

    The London Business School is currently ranked second best in the world right after Harvard Business School. These European business schools also offer outstanding MBA programs.
  2. Personal Finance

    Insider's Guide To The Top U.S. Business Schools

    The best business school for you depends on your skills, career goals and interests. We help future MBA's make a more informed choice.
  3. Investing

    Is Private School for Your Child a Good Value?

    Parents want their kids to get a good education, but whether or not private school is worth it depends on more than just the cost.
  4. Personal Finance

    When Is Grad School Worth It?

    How to figure whether the payback you get from going to grad school – earnings, lifestyle, career opportunities – is worth the cost.
  5. FA

    Learn About the London Business School

    The London Business School is consistently ranked among the top business schools in the world. Students from more than 100 countries attend.
  6. Personal Finance

    Grad School After College: Go Right Away Or Wait?

    Going sooner keeps the education momentum going, but there are times when it pays to wait. Here's how to decide.
  7. Personal Finance

    Which Degree Is Better For A Business Career?

    Business administration and finance degrees can both lead to good jobs. Finance builds more quantitative skills, administration gives broader training.
  8. Professionals

    When Is an MBA Worth It?

    Earning an MBA can enhance one's career path, or help land a high-paying job. It also involves substantial expense and time. Here's when it makes sense.
  9. Fundamental Analysis

    Inside the Hedge Fund Infatuation with Charter Schools

    Find out why the federal tax credits available for investing in charter schools has lured dozens of hedge funds to the lucrative tax benefits available.
  10. Personal Finance

    Master's Degrees: The US vs. The UK

    When deciding whether to pursue a master's degree in the US or UK, consider degree structure, cost, and quality of education.
RELATED FAQS
  1. What are the best MBA programs for corporate finance?

    Read about the best MBA programs for students who want to pursue a career in corporate finance, including those at Harvard, ... Read Answer >>
  2. What factors do schools consider when awarding financial aid?

    Learn how schools award financial aid and student loans for you and your family. Colleges consider many variables, including ... Read Answer >>
  3. What schools did Warren Buffett attend on his way to getting his science and economics ...

    Learn how Warren Buffett became so successful through his attendance at multiple prestigious schools and his real-world experiences. Read Answer >>
  4. When is the best time to start saving for my kid's college?

    I recently started a news business and would like to start saving for my 2 year old's eventual college tuition. When ... Read Answer >>
  5. Does private school tuition figure into our monthly debt when calculating our DTI?

    We spend about $1,000/month on private school for our kids. ... Read Answer >>
  6. How do different economic schools of thought treat the factors of production?

    Read about how different schools of economic thought treat the factors of production, both in terms of ownership and macroeconomic ... Read Answer >>
Hot Definitions
  1. Over-The-Counter - OTC

    Over-The-Counter (or OTC) is a security traded in some context other than on a formal exchange such as the NYSE, TSX, AMEX, ...
  2. Quarter - Q1, Q2, Q3, Q4

    A three-month period on a financial calendar that acts as a basis for the reporting of earnings and the paying of dividends.
  3. Weighted Average Cost Of Capital - WACC

    Weighted average cost of capital (WACC) is a calculation of a firm's cost of capital in which each category of capital is ...
  4. Basis Point (BPS)

    A unit that is equal to 1/100th of 1%, and is used to denote the change in a financial instrument. The basis point is commonly ...
  5. Sharing Economy

    An economic model in which individuals are able to borrow or rent assets owned by someone else.
  6. Unlevered Beta

    A type of metric that compares the risk of an unlevered company to the risk of the market. The unlevered beta is the beta ...
Trading Center