About the College of Business

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.

We have one of the largest colleges of Business in the Dallas/Fort Worth area enrolling about 6,500 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.

Our Mission & Vision

Our Mission

We provide a transformative educational experience accessible to a diverse student population at a top research university. Offering a variety of programs, we prepare students to succeed in their career of choice and become business leaders, impacting lives forever.

Our Vision

To be a top choice for students and employers.

Our Values

  • Integrity: We do the right thing, always being honest, transparent, and accountable.
  • Respect: We treat all people in a way that affirms their individual uniqueness, worth, and dignity.
  • Diversity: We pursue an inclusive environment where individual differences create value.
  • Excellence: We continually strive to achieve the highest levels of performance in all our endeavors.
  • Collaboration: We team with internal and external partners to create and accomplish shared goals.

About Our Students

4,849

TOTAL UNDERGRADUATE ENROLLMENT

1,396

Total Graduate Enrollment

1,139

Total Foreign/International Enrollment

6,245

Total College of Business Enrollment

3,575

Male (60%)

2,670

Female (40%)

4,988

Texas Resident

1,257

Non-Texas Resident

552

Veterans

2,504

First Generation College Students (40%)

3,741

Non-First Generation College Students (60%)

Student Demographics

23.6

Average Undergraduate Age

32.1

Average Graduate Age

2.78

Average Undergraduate GPA

3.52

Average Graduate GPA

1,719

Hispanic (28%)

1,474

White (24%)

1,139

Foreign/Other (18%)

996

Asian (16%)

680

Black/African American (11%)

207

Multiracial (3%)

12

American Indian/Alaska Native (0.2%)

Top Under Graduate Employers

Accenture, Apple, FedEx, Fidelity Investments, Oak Creek Homes, Ryder Logistics, Texas Health Resources, UT Arlington, Wells Fargo

Top Graduate Employers

Baylor Scott & White, Cyxtera Technologies, Exxon Mobil, Fidelity Investments, GM Financial, KPMG, Lockheed Martin, Oncor, Peri Software Solutions, Whitley Penn

$45,700

Average Salary

$63,400

Average Graduate Salary

About Our Faculty

101

Full-time Faculty

89%

PhD or terminal degree

11%

Master's degree

74%

Male

26%

Female

About Our Alumni

1,879

degrees awarded in 2019-2020

57,562

Total Business Alumni

242

CEOs

312

CFOs

1,008

Vice Presidents

Top 100

AACSB Top 100 Influential Leaders

including General Tommy Franks and Mr. John Goolsby