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Welcome to the College of Business

We prepare students to be work-ready. Our faculty, staff, academic programs and extracurricular activities all contribute to developing students to have the skills, knowledge, and dispositions for success. We offer a variety of excellent programs, student organizations, and faculty and staff. We give students the opportunity to learn the skills and knowledge that will help them be work-ready and be positive contributors to their community. Here you will learn the knowledge, skills, persistence, and resilience that are required to obtain a great career. We offer excellent support; approachable faculty, peer mentors and tutors, and helpful staff. So join us and bring your curiosity, energy, and the intention to give it your very best. We are eager to work with you.

What Students Will Find Here

An Outstanding Business Program One of seven colleges and home to the largest major on the Chico State campus, the College of Business is one of just 15 percent of all business schools worldwide that meet the high accreditation standards set by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB International). We are recognized as a leader in teaching excellence, practical research, and student job readiness. Incredible Signature Programs Our signature programs stand out from the competition and are widely recognized as some of the best. They offer students the chance to develop their skillsets personally and professionally while being challenged through local, regional, and national competitions, work on community projects, internships, research projects with professors, and more. Involved and Dedicated Alumni Our students love the College of Business, and as alumni, their dedication shows through events like Executives on Campus, by serving on our Business Advisory Board, and becoming Tower Society members to support us and give back. A Safe and Supportive Learning Environment Personal attention from faculty, personalized academic advising, and active student clubs ensure personal contact between students and faculty. International Students are supported by a caring staff that is dedicated to making their Chico experience one that they will cherish for a lifetime.

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California State University, Chico - College of Business

The CSU, Chico MBA program welcomes applications from both domestic and International students who are motivated to learn the skills and knowledge they need to become suc ... [+]

The College of Business at California State University, Chico offers graduate level business courses to aspiring and working business professionals. Students cite the school's strong regional reputation, an emphasis on the development of team skills, and a curriculum that focuses on developing practical skills as their reasons for choosing to pursue a graduate business degree from Chico State.

The CSU, Chico MBA program welcomes applications from both domestic and International students who are motivated to learn the skills and knowledge they need to become successful managers. Although some business experience is suggested, it is not required and students do not need an undergraduate business degree. Students that do not have an undergraduate business degree will need to take a series of courses to prepare for their graduate business program.... [-]

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