Fast Facts

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As you explore your educational options, consider these key features that distinguish CMU's College of Business Administration:

Recognition and Awards

  • Placed 2nd in the 2017 Association for Corporate Growth  Western Michigan regional competition
  • 6th best online MBA program ranked by US News and World Report
  • Placed 1st in ERPsim International Qualifying Round
  • Nation’s leading SAP University Alliance Program with the most TERP10 Certifications
  • Placed 1st and 2nd in the Pi Sigma Epsilon National Sales Competition for professional sales students
  • Maynard Award for best article in the field of marketing awarded by the American Marketing Association
  • #1 Team in Enactus Regional Championships
  • Ranked #24 Logistics program by top supply chain management publishing institutions
  • Named a top 60 University Sales Program by the Sales Education Foundation
  • Placed 1st at collegiate DECA International Career Development Conference

Value Added

  • More than 90% of business students surveyed are employed within six months of graduation
  • Professional faculty with significant business experience dedicated to advancing your studies and career
  • Hands-on training through the LaBelle Entrepreneurial Center and other organizations
  • Internship opportunities with national businesses and industries​​
  • Scholarships designed specifically for business students
  • Professional development with national business societies and other student organizations
  • Assistance with career planning and professional development
  • Opportunities for interaction with business leaders

Who We Are

  • 4,383 Undergrads
  • 485 Grad students
  • 3 Graduate programs
  • 17 Undergraduate majors
  • 15 Undergraduate minors
  • 1,237 Students pursuing CBA minors
  • 20 Registered student organizations 
  • 164 Faculty
  • 110 CBA students study abroad each year
  • $310,500 Scholarship dollars awarded annually (estimated)

College of Business Administration Placement Rates:

  • 2013-14 Graduates: 96.0% Placement*  (CBA Response Rate: 13.2%)
  • 2014-15 Graduates: 93.4% Placement*  (CBA Response Rate: 17.8%)
  • 2015-16 Graduates: 92.4% Placement*  (CBA Response Rate:  27.2%)
*Placement number includes individuals employed and/or pursuing additional education (2015-16 placement includes “other” category).