COLLEGE OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION
Dr. Adolfo Benavides, Dean
Business Building, Room 173
Through our student-centered teaching, applied and pedagogical research and service to our communities, we transform the lives of those who partner with us in pursuit of their education and career aspirations in Business Administration to succeed in a highly interdependent global economy.
The College of Business Administration offers a baccalaureate program leading to the Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) degree with majors in Accounting, Computer Information Systems, Economics, Finance, Management, Human Resources Management, Marketing, Administrative Systems, Interdisciplinary Business, and International Business. The College works with departments across the University in developing support fields for the Interdisciplinary Business degree. It cooperates with the College of Education in offering a Bachelor of Science (BS) degree in Administrative Systems with Educator Certification. The College also offers a BS degree in Computer Information Systems for specialists not seeking a business degree, a BS degree in Management for those desiring a stronger concentration in the field, a BS degree in Business Administration, a BS degree in Economics, a BS degree in Administrative Systems (without Educator Certification), and BS degrees in Accounting and Finance. The College also offers the Bachelor of Applied Arts and Sciences (BAAS) degree in Business, and Information Technology, and the Bachelor of Science in Applied Science (BSAS) degree in Business Administration. At the Graduate-level, COBA offers the Master of Business Administration (MBA), and Master of Science (MS) degrees in Management and Leadership, Human Resource Management, and Information Systems.
The COBA academic program is organized into the following departments:
Department of Accounting, Finance, and Economics
Department of Computer Information Systems
Department of Management, Marketing, and Administrative Systems
The Small Business Development Center is operated by the College with a special service mission to businesses and communities within the University's service area.
For more information about business programs, see the COBA website at www.tarleton.edu/coba.