Faye W. Gilbert, Ph.D., Dean
118 College Drive #5096
Hattiesburg, MS 39406-0001
We provide applied and innovative educational experiences as we inspire a competitive spirit for working within this dynamic global economy. Our scholarship focuses on intellectual contributions that advance knowledge in our disciplines, understanding of applications of theory for organizational problems, and practices that influence teaching excellence.
Graduate Degree Programs
The Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.) is available on the Hattiesburg and Gulf Coast campuses. The Master of Professional Accountancy (M.P.A.) is available on the Hattiesburg and Gulf Coast campuses. The M.B.A. and M.P.A. programs are accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB). The following dual degree programs are offered in collaboration with the College of Health; Masters of Public Health (MPH)/M.B.A. and M.B.A./Master of Science in Sport Management (MSM). The M.S. in Economic Development is available on the Hattiesburg campus.
Graduate assistantships are available for all College of Business graduate degrees. Students with good undergraduate records are encouraged to apply at the time they request admission, with a deadline of March 15.