Florida State University, The College of Business

Introduction

The College of Business at Florida State University is more than a college.  We are a community of students, teachers, scholars, alumni and friends all committed to advancing global business practices. We are committed to creating a nationally preeminent business school that chooses integrity, respect, innovation, leadership, and excellence.  You will find highly motivated students in your classes.  World renowned professors are ready to prepare you for your future.  Committed alumni and friends, passionate about the College, are always willing to lend a helping hand.  You, our student, are the focus of our shared vision. 

 

Our Vision


To be a preeminent College of Business in the areas of teaching, research, and service.

Our Mission


To provide high quality, innovative instruction that prepares, challenges, and inspires students to shape the future of business; to be an international thought leader by producing high quality scholarly research and publishing in top tier journals; to establish and foster relationships with our alumni, the business community and our other stakeholders; to help the University fulfill its mission and achieve its vision.

Our Core Values

  • We Choose Integrity
  • We Choose Respect
  • We Choose Innovation
  • We Choose Leadership
  • We Choose Excellence

History

The Florida State University College of Business was founded in 1950. Although one of the youngest business schools in the nation, it is one of the ten largest in the U.S.


Location

The College of Business at Florida State University is located in Tallahassee, Florida, the state capital.


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Programs

This school also offers:

Master

Master of Accounting (MAcc)

Campus Full time 1 year September 2016 USA Tallahassee

You will receive high-quality and rigorous instruction focused on a more thorough understanding of accounting functions in the workplace being a student of this program. [+]

Equip yourself with the critical thinking skills needed to excel

 

As a Master of Accounting student at Florida State University's College of Business, you will receive high-quality and rigorous instruction focused on a more thorough understanding of accounting functions in the workplace. As an FSU MAcc student, you will build the quantitative, analytical and research skills every accountant needs to make sound business decisions. Here's the bottom line: Our students graduate prepared to succeed.

 

The Master of Accounting program provides students with exposure to advanced theories and topics in the field of accounting. It provides you with an opportunity to pursue specialized interests and to broaden your knowledge of the accounting discipline in general. Completion of the program fulfills all necessary requirements to sit for the CPA examination in the state of Florida. FSU graduates rank fourth in passing rates on the Financial Accounting and Reporting section of the CPA exam and sixth in the Auditing section. ... [-]


MBA/JD

Campus Full time 4 years May 2017 USA Tallahassee

The JD/MBA joint degree program provides the opportunity to study intensively how the law governs such matters as the financing of business ventures, the responsibility of a firm's managers to its owners and the management of financial and business risk. [+]

We're creating the perfect mix of business and law for those who want to do it all.

 

The Juris Doctor / Master of Business Administration joint degree program provides the opportunity to study intensively how the law governs such matters as the financing of business ventures, the responsibility of a firm's managers to its owners and the management of financial and business risk. Students in this degree program complete graduate courses from the College of Law and the College of Business at Florida State University. Graduates of the program become business leaders or corporate counsel in cities throughout Florida and the nation. The JD/MBA has been incorporated into the law school's new focus on law, economics and business, and scholarships are available from the law school to select students interested in pursuing this joint degree.... [-]


MSW/MBA Joint Degree

Campus Full time 24 months September 2016 USA Tallahassee

The joint graduate degree is designed for students in both programs who wish to expand their understanding of the connection between these two fields of study and gain expertise working in social services agencies. [+]

We're collaborating to increase your business know-how

 

The M.S.W. /M.B.A is a joint collaboration between the College of Social Work and the College of Business. The joint graduate degree is designed for students in both programs who wish to expand their understanding of the connection between these two fields of study and gain expertise working in social services agencies.

 

The credit hours for Advanced Standing social policy and administration (SPA) social work students would total 33 and for business administration students, there would be 36 hours for a total of 69 hours. Normally the number of credit hours for the MSW is 39 and the MBA is 42 for a total of 81 hours. Those SPA students who are in the Traditional MSW program (61 credit hours) or the clinical concentration may be eligible for this joint degree, but will be evaluated on a case-by-case basis. ... [-]


MSc

MS in Management Information Systems

Online Part time 2 years September 2016 USA Tallahassee

Designed with the input of IT professionals like you, the online MS in MIS will update your skills and business knowledge. [+]

We're educating our students to distribute their IT management skills worldwide

 

As an IT professional, you work in a fast-paced, dynamic business environment. You've probably already experienced the feeling that the technology skills that once set you apart from other business professionals are no longer unique. They may even be outdated.

 

Or, maybe you've climbed the technical career ladder and now manage teams of IT professionals. Your technical background allows you to direct and lead these teams, but your supervisors are expecting ever greater business-oriented justification for your decisions. Your analysis, design and implementation skills are little help in preparing a presentation to the executive board of your organization.... [-]


MS in Risk Management & Insurance

Online Part time 5 semesters May 2017 USA Tallahassee

Our program hones a student's ability to analyze these issues from different perspectives, fosters critical thinking and engenders the discipline needed to become a successful manager. [+]

Today's insurance professionals face difficult financial, ethical, legal and global concerns. Our program hones a student's ability to analyze these issues from different perspectives, fosters critical thinking and engenders the discipline needed to become a successful manager. Determine your future. Choose FSU today.

 

 

Personal benefits:

Pursue a quality Master of Science degree at your convenience Complete degree's 9 courses in less than 2 years Network and connect with classmates worldwide Thrive in program designed for you, the working professional

 

Reasons to choose FSU:

Recognized as one of the nation's oldest and largest insurance programs Ranked in Top 10 nationwide by U.S. News & World Report Online courses taught by outstanding faculty, including an eminent scholar and endowed professors Faculty known for enthusiastic teaching, notable research, consulting expertise Alumni range from chief risk officers of major corporations to insurance agents and brokers ... [-]