Institutional Members - University of Texas at San Antonio (UTSA)
The University of Texas at San Antonio College of Business is one of the nation's best business schools, developing transformational leaders with knowledge for a new world. We are uniquely positioned to integrate the new world business issues of emerging markets, security and cultural pluralism. Our unparalleled set of strategic alliances, centers and programs prepares students to assume transformational leadership roles--through experiences and opportunities not available anywhere else.
The UTSA College of Business is one of the 40 largest business schools nationwide. With over 5,800 students, the college is second in the nation, according to a ranking by Hispanic Outlook magazine, in the number of undergraduate business degrees awarded to Hispanics.
The College of Business offers a comprehensive portfolio of programs at the undergraduate, graduate and doctoral level and unique centers of excellence in global entrepreneurship, financial services, information assurance and security and tourism management. Our infrastructure assurance program has been named a Center of Academic Excellence in Information Assurance Education by the National Security Agency. And, a Center for Global Entrepreneurship has been established to meet the educational and career needs of emerging market entrepreneurs and those who support them.
The UTSA College of Business excels in its international programs with Latin America and Asia. The college is leveraging these partnerships to provide global research, study and field experiences for our students and faculty. Due to our close proximity to Mexico, the college has established partnerships with the North American Development Bank, which is housed in San Antonio, and the Free Trade Alliance. We have also formed academic agreements with the Instituto Tecnologico y de Estudios Superiores de Monterrey (ITESM), the Universidad de Anahuac and the Universidad de Guadalajara. In addition, the college sponsors the North American Summer School of Advanced Management exchange program with ITESM in Mexico City and the University of Calgary in Alberta to teach students about NAFTA as they study about business in the three countries. Building on these strengths, a trilateral exchange program is being established with UTSA and universities in Latin America and China.
The College of Business is accredited by AACSB International, the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business, at the undergraduate and graduate level as well as separately accredited for its accounting program. The college is a member of the European Foundation of Management Development and CLADEA. UTSA has more than 26,000 students enrolled in degree programs. Established in 1969, UTSA is the second largest component of the UT System and one of the state's fastest growing public universities.
The UTSA College of Business is dedicated to creating, and sharing knowledge that enhances the translation of theory to practice; combines rigor with relevance; and provides innovative solutions to global business challenges. For more information, visit our Web site at http://business.utsa.edu .