College of Business Profile

At The University of Texas at Arlington's 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 (AACSB) 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 6,343 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

  • Mr. Harry Dombroski, Dean
  • Dr. Greg Frazier, Senior Associate Dean
  • Dr. David Gray, Interim Associate Dean
  • Dr. Wendy Casper, Associate Dean for Research
  • Dr. Fernando Jaramillo, Associate Dean for Students and Programs
  • Dr. Roger Meiners, Associate Dean for Strategic Initiatives

Fall 2018 Student Profile

  • 6,343 Total College of Business Enrollment
  • 58% Male
  • 42% Female
  • 83% Texas Resident
  • 17% Non-Texas Resident
  • 8.5% Veterans

Faculty Profile

  • 101 Full-time Faculty
  • 89% PhD or terminal degree
  • 11% Master's degree
  • 73% Male, 27% Female

Graduate Educational Offerings

  • MBA (Cohort or Flexible)
  • Online MBA
  • Executive MBA (Domestic and Asian)
  • Eleven Specialty Master of Science Programs:
    • Accounting
    • Professional Accounting
    • Taxation
    • Business Analytics
    • Economic Data Analytics
    • Human Resource Management
    • Health Care Administration
    • Information Systems
    • Marketing Research
    • Quantitative Finance
    • Real Estate
  • PhD in Business Administration

Undergraduate Educational Offerings

  • Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) and/or Bachelor of Science (BS) in:
    • Accounting
    • Economics
    • Finance
    • Information Systems
    • International Business (Chinese, French, German, Korean, Russian or Spanish)
    • Management
    • Marketing
    • Operations and Supply Chain Management
    • Real Estate

Certificates

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

Special Programs and Honor Societies

  • Goolsby Leadership Academy
  • BNSF Early Leadership Program
  • Jack and Doris Fouse Study Abroad
  • Honor Societies:
    • Beta Gamma Sigma – Business
    • Beta Alpha Psi – Accounting, Finance, and Information Systems
    • Omicron Delta Epsilon – Economics

Alumni Profile

  • 1,794 students were awarded degrees in 2017-2018
  • 52,435 Total Business Alumni
  • 127 CEOs, 270 CFOs and 365 Vice Presidents (as of 2017)
  • AACSB Top 100 Influential Leaders
    • General Tommy Franks
    • Mr. John Goolsby

Faculty Achievements (past 5 years)

  • Cited by other scholars 99,000 times
  • Presented over 450 times at conferences and other universities
  • Published 391 unique peer-reviewed journal articles
  • Been quoted in the press over 300 times