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Senior Business Students Achieve Top Ranking on National Exam

Belmont’s College of Business Administration announced that many of its graduating seniors scored at or above the top 10 percent level on the Major Field Test in Business, an exam produced by the Educational Testing Service (ETS) of Princeton, N.J. The ETS exam has been administered to almost 85,000 students at 564 undergraduate business programs across the U.S.
“Many of our students are now demonstrating that they can score very well when compared to their peers at other U.S. business schools” said Susan Taylor, associate dean of the College of Business Administration. “Their performance is a direct reflection of our focus on delivering a high-quality program and the individual attention our students receive from our highly-qualified faculty.”


Undergraduate students from the Spring 2009 cohort who scored in the Top 10 percent or higher nationally include: Ephraim Brown (Birmingham, AL), Joshua Culberson (Naperville, IL), Rachel Dooley (Grand Prairie, TX), Jordan Drake (Dickson, TN), William Evans (Florence, AL), Kate Feikema (Minneapolis, MN), Anders Folger (Nashville, TN), William Forshee (Wichita, KS), Joseph Hofflinger (Franklin, TN), Ephriam Hoover, IV (Franklin, TN), Brian Hummer (Nashville, TN), Daisy Johnson (Tullahoma, TN), Jeffery Johnson (Nashville, TN), Mark Kamp (Falmouth, MA), Travis Kulp (Brentwood, TN), W. John Lambert (Ashland, OH), Wesley Messamore (Nashville, TN), Hannah Miller (Roanoke, VA), Bradley Minnigan (Brentwood, TN), Joseph Mosby (Jackson, MS), Heidi Oesterreich (Indianapolis, IN), Mark Parker (Atlanta, GA), Allison Pellicciotti (Bartlett, TN), Jamie Rhode (Charleston, SC), Joel Schlichtemier (Shreveport, LA), Tanner Scott (Lakewood, CO), Adam Sheaffer (Philadelphia, PA), Amber Slifer (Nashville, TN), Brian Staverosky (Nashville, TN), Andrew White (Kansas City, KS) and Adam Zinke (Batavia, NY).