Dr. Thomas W. Miller, Jr. Appointed as a 2016 Visiting Scholar for George Mason University's Mercatus Center!
Congratulations to Dr. Thomas W. Miller, Jr., Professor of Finance and holder of the Jack R. Lee Chair in Financial Institutions and Consumer Finance, as he has been named a 2016 visiting scholar at The Mercatus Center at George Mason University.
The College of Business Centennial Celebration Site is Here!
Our 100th Anniversary Celebration site is now LIVE, providing you with access to all things Centennial! On wemeanbusiness.msstate.edu, you will find historical photos, centennial videos, event information, limited edition merchandise, a place to share YOUR stories and photos with us, as well as vote for the Top 100 College of Business Alumni! We will be updating this site throughout 2015, so be sure to check back often for the latest COB Centennial news and information!
COB Student Represents MSU at Beijing Student Exchange Conference
Feifei Zeng, an international student majoring in international business, supply chain management and Spanish, will join other delegates selected for the Initiating Mutual Understanding through Student Exchange (IMUSE) conference in Beijing. Founded in 2008 by Harvard, Peking and Tsinghua universities, IMUSE is a non-profit organization that brings together promising university students from the U.S. and China to facilitate mutual curiosity, respect and understanding through cross-cultural communication and friendship.
Startup founded by Mississippi State students gets $100,000 boost!
CampusKnot, a startup business created by a team of students at Mississippi State, is getting a $100k investment from a private investor, bringing its value to $1 million! CampusKnot is a free social media website with about 150 current users. It connects students to MSU academic and campus-life resources.
COB Hosts First-Ever Accounting Summer Camp for Rising High School Seniors!
Kaitlin Moore of Brookhaven is among a group of rising high school seniors attending Accelerating Students into the Accounting Profession Camp (ASAP) July 12-15, 2015 at Mississippi State. The interactive three-day camp, sponsored by the Adkerson School of Accountancy, is designed to create an interest in accounting and provide an overview of the various career opportunities within the accounting profession.
Distance MBA program once again ranked #16 among Best Online MBA Programs for Veterans by U.S. News
Congratulations to Mississippi State's Distance MBA program, as it is ranked #16 for the second consecutive year in U.S. News & World Report's list of Best Online MBA Programs for Veterans! Additionally, the Distance M.S. in Information Systems program is ranked #33 for Best Online Graduate Business Programs for Veterans (excluding MBA) by U.S. News! To ensure academic quality, all schools included in these rankings first had to be numerically ranked in U.S. News & World Report's 2015 Best Online Programs rankings.