Ohio State University tops the list.

The Columbus CEO MBA Programs Leaderboard, which has been running since 2008, this year shows that Ohio State, Franklin University and the Ohio University College of Business are Nos. 1, 2 and 3, respectively, on the list of 9. Ohio State reported 565 Central Ohio MBA students, Franklin reported 250 and Ohio University, 215.

On the bottom of the list, Otterbein University reported an enrollment of 80 students.

Here is the ranking of the region's top MBA programs.

The CEO Leaderboard features selected topics each month. The April Leaderboards will feature Central Ohio family law firms and commercial real estate brokers. The deadline for inclusion in those surveys is Feb. 14. If you want your Central Ohio company to be considered for an upcoming CEO Leaderboard, contact Columbus CEO editor Katy Smith at 614-573-7308 or ksmith@columbusceo.com.

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