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College of Business Administration

Mission, Vision, and Core Characteristics

Mission Statement

The College of Business Administration creates a dynamic learning environment for a diverse student population with a broad range of backgrounds, perspectives, and experience, to develop the knowledge and skills needed to become productive contributors to the global business environment.


The College of Business Administration at Tarleton State University will be a regional leader in business education.

Core Characteristics

We are Learner Focused to support and challenge the personal and professional development of each individual.

We foster Meaningful Engagement with dynamic business communities.

We have an Entrepreneurial Mindset to develop innovative and creative decision makers.

We promote a Global Perspective developed to better understand the interconnected nature of the global business environment.

We believe Ethical and Socially Responsible Behavior are essential for success in personal, professional and community relationships.

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COBA Study Abroad

For COBA Study Abroad information, please see the Study Abroad website.

Be a step ahead with our new Master of Accounting Degree

Learn how to earn a Master's while working towards your CPA

Former COBA Dean Awarded for Service

Dr. Steed has received the Texas Health Resources J. Andy Thompson Award

Assistant Professor in the College of Business Administration

Video: Dr. Joanna Shaw shares her teaching style in the classroom

ACBSP's colors are orange and blue.

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