College Profile

Founded: 1969
First Classes: 1973

Dean: Wm. Gerard (Gerry) Sanders, Bodenstedt Chair and professor of management


Undergraduates 5,807
Graduates 874
Doctoral 82
Total 6,763

Student Profile:


Female 36%
Hispanic 53%
Minority 71%


Female 44%
Minority 49%
Hispanic 33%

Faculty: 118 full-time faculty, 94 tenured and tenure-track

Graduates: 34,395


  • #3 Executive MBA program in the U.S. and #11 in the world according to CEO Magazine (2019)
  • #4 Hispanic Serving part-time MBA program in Texas and #9 part-time MBA program in Texas according to U.S. News & World Report (2019)
  • Top 100 research business school according to UT Dallas research rankings (2014-2018)
  • Top 5 undergraduate business school in Texas according to Bloomberg Businessweek (2016)
  • #1 undergraduate business school Hispanic Serving Institution according to Bloomberg Businessweek (2016)
  • #1 cyber security program in the nation according to a report by the Ponemon Institute (2014)
  • #10 graduate business school in the nation for Hispanics by Hispanic Business (2014)


Examples of recent job placements of business students: Chevron, Deloitte, EY, ExxonMobil, Goldman Sachs, H-E-B, IBM, JPMorgan Chase, Lilly, PwC, Rackspace, USAA and Valero.
Average salary of undergraduate business students: $53,353
Average salary of MBAs: $64,490
MBAs accepting a job within 3 months of graduation: 70%


AACSB International, the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (business and accounting) (AACSB)