• College of Business Ranked 26th Among Best Business Schools for Vets

    The College of Business is listed among the 2016 "Best for Vets" rankings by Military Times.

  • COB Student Emma Jumper Named Top Recipient of the NRF Foundation's 2016 Next Generation Scholarship!

    Corporate finance major Emma Jumper (center) was named top recipient of the 2016 Next Generation Scholarship at the NRF Foundation Gala in NYC.

  • Turner A. Wingo

    1967 Business Administration graduate, Mr. Turner Wingo

  • College of Business Names 2015 Alumni Fellow
  • Dr. Merrill Warkentin wins Outstand

    Dr. Merrill Warkentin (right), recipient of the Outstanding Leadership Award, with UD associate professor John D'Arcy, chair of the 2015 DeWald Roode Workshop.

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  • COB Student Represents MSU at Beijing Student Exchange Conference
  • College of Business Ranked 26th Among Best Business Schools for Vets

    Released this week, the Military Times Best for Vets: Business Schools distinction recognizes the MSU College of Business' complete graduate programs at No. 26 for educating and providing opportunities to America’s veterans. As with all of the Best for Vets rankings, Best for Vets: Business Schools is an editorially independent news project that evaluates the many factors that help make colleges and universities a good fit for service members, military veterans and their families. The selection and rankings focus on veteran culture and curriculum, cost in the context of military and veteran benefits, overall veteran policies, and publicly available outcome measures.Learn More

  • COB Student Emma Jumper Named Top Recipient of the NRF Foundation's 2016 Next Generation Scholarship!

    Congratulations to College of Business student Emma Jumper, who was selected as the top recipient of the 2016 Next Generation Scholarship at the National Retail Federation (NRF) Foundation's Gala in New York City on Sunday, January 17, 2016! Jumper, one of five finalists, was awarded a $25,000 scholarship during the event, which included a crowd of more than 700 retail executives, students and other industry partners at the Gala. Learn More

  • COB Graduate Turner Wingo Named MSU's 2016 National Alumnus of the Year!

    College of Business alumnus Turner A. Wingo of Collierville, TN is Mississippi State’s 2016 national alumnus of the year! The 1967 business administration graduate enjoyed a successful career in retail for a number of years and was a longtime proprietor of Sherry’s Hallmark. Wingo previously was honored by the university as the College of Business’ 2011 alumnus of the year. A member of MSU Foundation’s board of directors, he long has provided support for student scholarships, an endowed professorship, various campus facilities and the athletic program. Wingo will be recognized formally during the MSU Alumni Association 2016 awards banquet on February 12, as well as the 2016 COB Alumnus of the Year, Mr. Haley R. Fisackerly.Learn More

  • College of Business Names 2015 Alumni Fellow

    Kenneth B. “Ken” Robinson was recently selected as 2015 Alumni Fellow for the College of Business. Robinson currently serves as vice president of global diversity and inclusion for Cincinnati-based Procter & Gamble Co., where he leads its global audit, enterprise risk and compliance efforts. He is a 1977 finance graduate and currently serves on the COB Executive Advisory Board. Robinson was recognized at the MSU Alumni Fellows Awards Banquet on Friday, October 23, 2015.Learn More

  • Dr. Merrill Warkentin Awarded for Outstanding Leadership at the 2015 DeWald Roode Information Security Workshop!

    Congratulations to Dr. Merrill Warkentin, Professor of Information Systems and Drew Allen Endowed Fellow, as he was the recipient of the Outstanding Leadership Award during the 2015 Dewald Roode Information Security Workshop, hosted this year by the University of Delaware. Warketin is the founder of the annual workshop and chair of its associated IFIP Information Systems Security working group.Learn More

  • COB Student Athlete Chinwe Okorie Nominated for 2016 Allstate Good Works Team!

    Congratulations to Chinwe Okorie, business administration student and MSU Women's Basketball center, for her nomination to be a member of the 2016 Allstate WBCA Good Works Team! In its fourth year, the Allstate WBCA and NABC Good Works Teams® recognize players at all levels of college basketball who have made outstanding contributions in the areas of volunteerism and civic involvement. From establishing nonprofits that provide youth with the necessary tools to become leaders of tomorrow, to raising awareness around pertinent issues that could save lives, these student-athletes exhibit leadership skills both on and off the court.Learn More

  • COB Student Represents MSU at Beijing Student Exchange Conference

    Feifei Zeng, an international student majoring in international business, supply chain management and Spanish, will join other delegates selected for the Initiating Mutual Understanding through Student Exchange (IMUSE) conference in Beijing. Founded in 2008 by Harvard, Peking and Tsinghua universities, IMUSE is a non-profit organization that brings together promising university students from the U.S. and China to facilitate mutual curiosity, respect and understanding through cross-cultural communication and friendship.Learn More

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News in the College of Business

  • 2-1-16 - COB Dividends Show - February 2016 more >
  • 2-1-16 - Angela Pannell Elected as Vice Chair of the Mississippi State Board of Public Accountancy (MSBPA) more >
  • 1-21-16 - COB Student Emma Jumper Named Top Recipient of the NRF Foundation's 2016 Next Generation Scholarship more >
  • 1-21-16 - MSU’s Center for Entrepreneurship & Innovation featured in Mississippi Business Journal more >
  • 1-15-16 - COB Graduate Kenneth Robinson Appointed to Financial Accounting Foundation Board of Trustees more >
  • 1-13-16 - College of Business Distance MBA program ranked among Top 25 Best Online Graduate MBA Programs by U.S. News & World Report more >
  • 1-11-16 - COB Graduate Turner Wingo Named MSU's 2016 National Alumnus of the Year more >
  • 1-4-16 - COB Dividends Show - Centennial Celebration Recap more >

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