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

(2019-2020)

5,001

TOTAL UNDERGRADUATE ENROLLMENT

1,680

Total Graduate Enrollment

1,419

Total Foreign/International Enrollment

6,681

Total College of Business Enrollment

3,384

Male

2,797

Female

5,146

Texas Resident

1,535

Non-Texas Resident

552

Veterans

Student Demographics

(2019-2020)

23.6

Average Undergraduate Age

32.1

Average Graduate Age

2.78

Average Undergraduate GPA

3.52

Average Graduate GPA

1,706

Hispanic (25.5%)

1,579

White (23.6%)

1,435

Foreign/Other (21.5%)

1,046

Asian (15.7%)

675

Black/African American (10.1%)

200

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

(2019-2020)

101

Full-time Faculty

89%

PhD or terminal degree

11%

Master's degree

74%

Male

26%

Female

About Our Alumni

(2019-2020)

1,794

degrees awarded in 2017-2018

55,000

Total Business Alumni

127

CEOs (as of 2017)

270

CFOs (as of 2017)

365

Vice Presidents (as of 2017)

Top 100

AACSB Top 100 Influential Leaders

including General Tommy Franks and Mr. John Goolsby

Accreditation

AACSB ACCREDITED

The most prestigious accreditation for business colleges since 1969. We have high caliber, quality faculty that deliver meaningful and applicable topics to our students.
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