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.

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