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Executive MBA Celebrates 20th Anniversary with First Graduating Class

In a year of significant milestones at UTSA, the College of Business Executive MBA (EMBA) program celebrated the 20th anniversary of its first graduating class. Hosted by the college’s Center for Professional Excellence (CPE) and in collaboration with the newly-formed Executive MBA Alumni Council, graduates from the first class spent the morning with peers and… Read more »

Cyber Security Major Will Smith Finds Success at Mastercard

Will Smith’s passion for technology began in the first grade when he received his first computer. By the time he was in fourth grade he had formed his own technology company helping individuals and businesses with their technology problems. Now as a senior in the UTSA College of Business, Smith will graduate this spring in… Read more »

50th Anniversary Alumni: Kathleen Martinez, ’94

Making connections and bringing people together have been the hallmark characteristics that have led to Kathleen Martinez’s success in her 25-year career in marketing and community relations. “Changing my major to the College of Business and marketing was the best decision for me professionally,” said Martinez. “It is the foundation for everything that I’ve done… Read more »

Business Students Participate in Dell Innovation Lab

Four business students from The University of Texas at San Antonio participated in the BE SMART Dell Innovation Lab this fall in Austin. Participants were Bryce Hudson, Shakera Flores, Bhavjett Sachdeva and Natalie Torresdey. The event was organized to bring more diverse young talent into the tech pipeline. During the two-day event students from 14… Read more »

College Receives Over $750,000 from Department of Defense

Glenn Dietrich, professor of information systems and cyber security in the UTSA College of Business, was awarded $771,220 from the Department of Defense to fund three cyber security scholarship programs within the College of Business. The first program will provide six scholarships for undergraduate and graduate students studying cyber security at UTSA. Recipients receive tuition,… Read more »

50th Anniversary Alumni: Jerry Deitchle, MBA ’75

Jerry Deitchle’s, MBA ’75,  memories of his time at UTSA include reminiscing about the Koger Center, not the Main Campus which opened the semester he graduated. Looking for a program close to home and to Randolph Air Force Base, where he was stationed, UTSA fit the bill. “The quality of education at UTSA was very… Read more »

Faculty Use Data Analytics to Predict Waiting Times

Looking to avoid standing in line at Disney World? You might want to check out the research by College of Business faculty members Wenbo Wu and Mark Leung in the UTSA Department of Management Science and Statistics and undergraduate Dayanira Mendoza. They studied theme park lines and different approaches to reduce standard waiting times. “This… Read more »

College Announces Leadership Changes

In an effort to better align the college’s administrative team with the college’s strategic goals, Dean Gerry Sanders has announced two changes within his leadership team. Pamela Smith, associate dean of graduate studies, has been named associate dean of administration and faculty. Smith has successfully led the college’s Graduate Studies Office since 2016, and during… Read more »

Rao Inducted into UTSA Academy of Distinguished Researchers

H. Raghav Rao, the AT&T Distinguished Chair in Infrastructure Assurance and Security in the UTSA College of Business, was one of three faculty members inducted into the UTSA Academy of Distinguished Researchers. A member of the UTSA faculty since 2016, Rao’s research interests are in the areas of management information systems, decision support systems, e-business,… Read more »

College Partners with Engineering to Offer New Master of Science Degree in Biomedical Technology Commercialization

The UTSA College of Business and College of Engineering are collaborating to offer a joint Master of Science degree program in Biomedical Technology Commercialization, beginning in the Spring 2020 semester. “With advances in biomedical technologies and the need to have diverse and interdisciplinary knowledge for commercialization of developed technologies and devices, this program is highly… Read more »