The College of Business Administration (CBA) helps students get ready to make a difference through rigorous coursework and developmental opportunities that range from classroom consulting projects, internships, and professional networking, to leadership and business communication training.

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CBA Student Awarded International Leadership Scholarship

CBA Student Awarded International Leadership Scholarship

Angela DeBord, student president of the UA chapter of Beta Gamma Sigma (BGS), an international honor society with more than 500 collegiate chapters in all 50 U.S. states and 22 countries, has been selected as the first recipient of the international society’s James A. Viehland Scholarship.

Finance Student Wins Award in American Statistics Association Contest

Sabrina Grolimund, a senior majoring in corporate financial management in The University of Akron’s College of Business Administration, has received an honorable mention in the global American Statistical Association Undergraduate Statistics Class Project Competition.

Get to Know the New Marketing Department Chair

Get to Know the New Marketing Department Chair

Get to know the new Chair of the Marketing Department, Associate Professor, and consumer behavior expert Dr. Terry Daugherty. Listen to his far-ranging interview on UA to Z radio show.

CBA Alumna Named a Top CFO

CBA Alumna Named a Top CFO

Business Insider Indonesia ranked the top 50 female Chief Financial Officers (CFOs) in America based on the rank their company holds on the 2015 Fortune 500 list, which is an annual ranking based on organizations’ gross revenues. CBA alumna (a two-time CBA graduate) Laura Thompson, CFO at Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co., is listed at number 22.

One course in business puts student on new career path

When Tatiana Granger decided to shift careers, from teaching to business, she says it was her Akron Experience that helped her bridge the divide and succeed.



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