College of Business Profile

At The University of Texas at Arlington College of Business, our defining principle is to look beyond the conventional to make great things possible. It’s an attitude that connects us all—faculty, students and alumni. The College of Business enriches both imagination and insight in the heart of one of the nation’s most vital economic centers.

The College of Business is accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (ACCSB) International, the most prestigious accreditation for business colleges since 1969. We have high caliber, quality faculty that deliver meaningful and applicable topics to our students.

We have one of the largest colleges of Business in the Dallas/Fort Worth area enrolling about 5,500 students. With large enrollment comes a large alumni base, and the majority of our alumni live and work in the Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex. We offer one of the widest selections of undergraduate and graduate degree programs at an exceptional value. Our graduates enter the workforce as enlightened practitioners, prepared to succeed by applying their knowledge and technical ability with interpersonal skills, a commitment to ethical practice and a global perspective.

Leadership

Dr. Rachel Croson, Dean
Dr. Greg Frazier, Associate Dean for Faculty and Research
Dr. David Mack, Associate Dean for Communication and Executive Education
Dr. Chandra Subramaniam, Associate Dean for Students and Programs

Fall 2015 Student Profile

5,551 Total Enrollment
57.7% Male
42.3% Female
86% Texas Resident
10.7% International

Faculty Profile

113 Full time Faculty
62% Tenured and Tenure-track Faculty
70% Male, 30% Female
90% hold a PhD or terminal degree

Degree Programs

Bachelor of Business Administration and Bachelor of Science (BBA/BS)
Master of Science in Accounting
Master of Professional Accounting (MPA)
Master of Science in Taxation
Professional MBA (Cohort or Flexible)
Master of Science in Business Analytics
Master of Science in Economic Data Analytics
Master of Science in Human Resource Management
Master of Science in Health Care Management
Master of Science in Information Systems
Master of Science in Marketing Research
Master of Science in Quantitative Finance
Master of Science in Real Estate
Executive MBA (Domestic or Asia)
PhD in Business

Undergraduate Majors

Accounting
Economics
Finance
Information Systems
International Business (French, German, Spanish, Russian)
Management
Marketing
Operations Management
Real Estate

Certificate Programs

Entrepreneurship (Undergraduate and Graduate)
Health Care (Graduate)
Professional Development (Post Graduate)
Real Estate Development (Graduate)
Sales (Undergraduate)
Taxation (Graduate)

Special Programs and Honor Societies

Goolsby Leadership Academy
BNSF Early Leadership Academy
Behavioral Laboratory for Research
Jackie Fouse Study Abroad Opportunities
Beta Gamma Sigma – College of Business Honor Society
Beta Alpha Psi – Accounting Honor Society
Omicron Delta Epsilon – Economics Honor Society
Alpha Iota Delta – Operations Management Honor Society

Alumni Profile

41,958 Total Business Alumni
As of 2015, we have 76 CEOs, 122 CFOs and 71 Vice Presidents among our alumni.
General Tommy Franks and Mr. John Goolsby: 100 Top Influential Leaders for Pioneering Change (AACSB, 2015)

Scholarships

$499,350 awarded in scholarships to 346 recipients for the 2015-2016 year

Research

In the past 5 years, research produced by the College of Business faculty members has included:

391 unique peer-reviewed journal articles
Of those, 11% were published in top-tier elite journals
Over 99,000 citations of our faculty journal articles
44% of our faculty served as editors, associate editors, and members of editorial boards