Excellence in Research
The UTSA College of Business trains the next generation of managers, leaders and wealth creators and transforms business students into career-ready professionals. With more than 5,700 students, it is one of UTSA’s largest colleges. It is also the 27th largest undergraduate business program and 38th largest business school in the nation. Enhancing the College of Business is UTSA’s diverse student population. Forty-five percent of UTSA students will be the first in their families to earn a degree. Sixty-five percent are minorities.
The College of Business offers a comprehensive curriculum at the undergraduate, master’s and doctoral levels and offers unique programming in cybersecurity, data analytics, entrepreneurship, financial services, and real estate finance and development.
The college’s cybersecurity programs were ranked No. 1 by the Ponemon Institute, and the college will launch a new online BBA in cyber security this fall. Hispanic Business and The Princeton Review each rank the UTSA M.B.A. program in the top 10 nationally. Bloomberg Businessweek ranks UTSA among the top 5 undergraduate business schools in Texas and the No. 1 Hispanic Serving Institution in the nation.
The College of Business delivers unparalleled value through educational programs that supply students with business, technical and professional skills that can be implemented immediately in the workplace. Business students are in demand and have received job offers with Big Four accounting firms, investment banks on Wall Street and with top firms such as Amazon, H-E-B, Microsoft, Rackspace, Target and USAA.
As UTSA becomes a premier research university, the UTSA College of Business is a place where opportunities live and dreams are realized. Like the business environment it supports, UTSA is meeting the growing needs of the business community and improving social and economic development, not only for students but for San Antonio, Texas and the nation.
College of Business
Programs by Department
Research Institutes & Centers
- Center for Education and Research in Information and Infrastructure Security (CERI²S)
Houses several educational and research laboratories, including the Kudla Cyber Competitions Lab.
- Center for Global Entrepreneurship (CGE)
Supports practice-oriented business training to emerging market entrepreneurs and groups that support student research.
- Center for Innovation, Technology and Entrepreneurship (CITE)
Fosters innovation and entrepreneurship, and hosts UTSA's annual $100K Student Technology Venture Competition.
- Center for Professional Excellence (CPE)
Offers UTSA's Executive M.B.A program (EMBA) and other customized executive trainings on-site and online.
- Center for Student Professional Development (CSPD)
Prepares career-readiness programs and services for business students seeking an edge in obtaining internships and jobs.
- Financial Studies Center
Features a trading lab modeled after Wall Street that provides students with a real-world, real-time environment for hands-on training.
- UTSA Statistical Consulting Center (SCC)
Provides statistical consulting services to UTSA faculty, staff, students, as well as individuals in the community.
UTSA College of Business in the News
- UTSA to offer online degree program in cybersecurity
- New UTSA study delves into income inequality and inflation
- Overconfident e-mail recipients helping phishing succeed
The South Asian Times
- What sells video games? UTSA researchers find out
- UTSA to study how to stop 'insider hackers' like Edward Snowden
NewsRadio 1200 WOAI
- Cyber resilience critical for public, private sectors
The Rivard Report
- UTSA seniors compete for $100k funding package for business startups
- Want a cybersecurity job? Try ‘Cyber City’ San Antonio
The Rivard Report
One of the top 66 public universities in the nation
One of the top five young universities in the nation
— Times Higher Education
No. 1 undergraduate business school Hispanic Serving Institution
— Bloomberg Businessweek
— Hewlett-Packard / Ponemon Institute
— Hispanic Business
— Princeton Review
— Carnegie Foundation of the Advancement of Teaching
— Hispanic Network Magazine
UTSA at a Glance
Top Quartile Freshmen
Financial Aid Recipients
157 degree programs
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Local Economic Impact
Research and Development Expenditures
The University of Texas at San Antonio is dedicated to the advancement of knowledge through research and discovery, teaching and learning, community engagement and public service. As an institution of access and excellence, UTSA embraces multicultural traditions and serves as a center for intellectual and creative resources as well as a catalyst for socioeconomic development and the commercialization of intellectual property – for Texas, the nation and the world.
- UTSA will be a model for student success
- UTSA will be a great public research university
- UTSA will be an exemplar for strategic growth & innovative excellence
UTSA is a proud Hispanic Serving Institution (HSI) as designated by the U.S. Department of Education.
To be a premier public research university, providing access to educational excellence and preparing citizen leaders for the global environment.
Our Core Values
We encourage an environment of dialogue and discovery, where integrity, excellence, inclusiveness, respect, collaboration and innovation are fostered.
Our Commitment to Inclusivity
The University of Texas at San Antonio, a Hispanic Serving Institution situated in a global city that has been a crossroads of peoples and cultures for centuries, values diversity and inclusion in all aspects of university life. As an institution expressly founded to advance the education of Mexican Americans and other underserved communities, our university is committed to ending generations of discrimination and inequity. UTSA, a premier public research university, fosters academic excellence through a community of dialogue, discovery and innovation that embraces the uniqueness of each voice.