Every day, in Michigan and around the world, the students, faculty, and alumni of the Eli Broad College of Business are making business happen. They are reaching across functions to connect the dots, build relationships, and solve global business problems. As one of the largest business schools in the country, the Broad College is home to more than 7,400 students, including approximately 6,400 undergraduates and 1,000 graduate and doctoral students. Our undergraduate students choose from seven majors offered by five academic departments. In addition to our top-ranked Full-Time MBA and Weekend MBA programs, the college also offers six professional master’s programs and several doctoral programs. The highly regarded The School of Hospitality Business, an independent, industry-specific program within the Broad College, also offers undergraduate and graduate degrees. Accredited by AACSB International, the Broad College is consistently ranked among the top business schools in the country. Our undergraduate and graduate supply chain management programs are currently ranked #1 and #2, respectively, by U.S. News & World Report. In addition, our Full-Time MBA Program is ranked #2 in the U.S. for career placement success by Financial Times and #22 in the U.S. for return on investment by Forbes, which noted that our students are able to pay back the cost of their degree in just 3.3 years, the second shortest time in the county and the shortest in the Big Ten. The college also offers executive development programs and online noncredit certificate programs for business professionals looking to enhance their skills. Programs are held at the James B. Henry Center for Executive Development in Lansing, the Management Education Center in Troy, and other locations in the region. Upon graduation, Broad students join an active alumni network of close to 70,000 business and community leaders in all 50 states and 88 countries.
To create and disseminate knowledge through collaborative relationships
To be the leader in creating knowledge and developing transformational thinkers and doers who make business happen
Broad students and alumni are thinkers and doers who know how to make business happen. Through cutting-edge coursework, access to the latest technology, and participation in case competitions and internships, our students become specialists in their chosen field while gaining a well-rounded understanding of business. They learn to reach across business functions to connect the dots, build relationships, and solve global business problems.
Faculty and Research
The faculty of the Broad College of Business is award-winning teachers and researchers, editors and reviewers of top journals, and former executives applying workplace lessons in the classroom. They devote themselves to expanding their fields’ understanding around the world – and their students’ understanding in the classroom. Their efforts combine in numerous research centers targeting specific topics for focused inquiry and in experiential labs that provide real-world opportunities for students. In their research and scholarship, they find more efficient and effective ways to make business happen.
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