College Profile: Facts & Figures
Fall 2013 Enrollment
- 1727 undergraduate students
- from 34 states, Puerto Rico and countries such as Canada, China, Korea, Philippines
- 518 graduate students
- 306 MBA
- 38 EMBA
- 172 MS students in Accounting, Applied Economics, and Human Resources programs
- 2 in other MS and certificate programs
- 69 full-time faculty
- 83% with terminal degrees (PhD, DBA or JD)
- 150+ journal articles in print or in press in 46 different journals since January 2010
- All course instructors are full-time or adjunct faculty, no courses taught by graduate assistants
- Over 20,000 worldwide
- MBA - on campus and in Waukesha (among nation’s largest 35 part-time programs, ranked in US News & World Report as top 50 Part-time program); joint programs with Law, Political Science and Nursing
- Executive MBA – a hybrid online / in person program; students typically meet every other Saturday over the 17-month program (recently ranked in US News & World Report as 24th best EMBA program)
- MS programs in Accounting, Applied Economics, and Human Resources
- Masters in Leadership Studies
Accounting, Business Economics, Entrepreneurship, Finance, Human Resources, Information Technology, International Business, Marketing, Operations and Supply Chain Management, and Real Estate
- Joint Degree Programs
BS/MS in Applied Economics, Accounting and Human Resources (5 year programs); BS/JD (6 year program)
- Student Organizations
Professional student organizations include Beta Alpha Psi (Accounting); Marquette Economic Association, Family Enterprise Network (Entrepreneurship), Financial Management Association, HR Management Association, Information Technology Student Organization, International Business Student Association, The Marquette-ing Club, Operations and Supply Chain Management Student Chapter, Real Estate Club of Marquette as well as Delta Sigma Pi and the Go-Getters (the latter two for business students of any major)
- 5 Academic Departments: Accounting, Economics, Finance, Management, Marketing plus an in-house International Business Studies program
- 4 Centers (Global Economics Studies, Real Estate, Supply Chain Management, and the Kohler Center for Entrepreneurship)
- Business Career Center
- 6 Endowed Chairs (Bell Chair in Real Estate, Coleman Chair in Entrepreneurship, Brennan and Kellstadt Chairs in Marketing, Flynn and Horngren Chairs in Accounting)
- The Applied Investment Management (AIM) and International Applied Investment Management (IAIM) programs in Finance. The AIM program was the first undergraduate business program selected as a Program Partner by the CFA Institute.
- The College of Business Administration is in the David A. Straz, Jr. Hall.
- 21 classrooms and all faculty offices are in the building; all classrooms are equipped with high-tech facilities.
- There is one general computer lab with 32 work stations including one Bloomberg terminal and one research lab with 26 workstations including one Bloomberg terminal for the AIM/IAIM programs.
- 1910 – School of Economics founded
- 1917 – Separating from Journalism, the Robert A. Johnston College of Economics is founded.
- 1923 – The college is renamed to the College of Business Administration, the name it bears today.
- 1928 – The college is admitted as the 40th and only Catholic member of the American Association of Collegiate Schools of Business, ranking it with the best in the nation.
- 1953 – First year of graduate program in business
- 2006 – Graduate School of Management founded to oversee all graduate programs
- 2008 – Over 20,000 graduates
- 2010-2011 – College of Business Administration celebrates its centennial