UC San Diego’s Rady School of Management has received accreditation from AACSB International, aka the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business.

The university announced the achievement Aug. 2, noting that the Rady School is among the youngest schools to ever gain such recognition. UCSD’s business school was founded in 2003 and offers undergraduate, MBA and doctoral programs.

The accrediting organization is based in Tampa, Fla.

— Brad Graves