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Re: need advice [marketing, CB]
For CB most of these schools are pretty similar ranking (except Iowa which is higher ranked than the rest). It looks like you did a good job at making your list so as to give yourself the best shot.
Because of the subjectivity of this, I have to say that this is my opinion and others may disagree. Placement wise all of these schools will put you at mostly similar locations. Probably a balanced or teaching school. I know that UMASS strongly encourages teaching during the program. They explicitly state you will likely end up somewhere with a higher teaching load. The reason that you don't see some of these schools recent placements on Who Went Where is because of self selection. The people who fill out the survey are the people who did well on the market. It will be biased towards those on the higher end. The schools on your list, in particular, aren't sending a lot of students to top research schools. So that is why you see a discrepancy.
Location matters somewhat if you care where you want to be afterwards. People generally place in the same geographic region the school they did their PhD is in. This is just a correlation, many people have many reasons for these placements. But it is a correlation and something to keep in mind. So if you want to be in the midwest Iowa State is the right choice. New England then UConn, Buffalo or UMass would all be fine.
All of that to say this.
1. Iowa is significantly better than the other schools on your list
2. I would place Utah and Tennessee next
3. UConn, Buffalo and Kentucky are all about the same
4. Iowa State and UMass
Good luck and let us know what you decide.