The J. Mack Robinson College of Business at Georgia State University is the largest business school in the South and the sixth-largest in the United States. With 200 faculty, 8,000 students, 70,000 alumni and programs on four continents, the Robinson College is both world-class and world-wide.
In the 2010 edition of “America’s Best Colleges,” U.S. News & World Report ranks our undergraduate program 32nd among public universities and 57th overall. Several of our undergraduate programs achieved high rankings as well: Risk Management and Insurance is 6th, Computer Information Systems is 7th and Real Estate is 11th. Undergraduate students enter the Robinson College in their junior year.
|Total number of undergraduate students||6,118|
|Percentage who are international students||4.3%|
Robinson offers 10 undergraduate majors, seven of which also are available as minors.
|Field of Study||Major||Minor|
|Computer Information Systems||•||•|
|Risk Management and Insurance||•||•|
Robinson offers five undergraduate certificate programs. Requirements vary by program.
The RCB Honors Program provides a cohort learning experience for top undergraduate business students. Components include a mentoring program and study abroad scholarships.
In order to help Robinson College undergraduates develop a better understanding of potential careers we have developed the following resource. Click here to review examples of job titles, employers, skill sets, interests and student organizations students for each of Robinson’s undergraduate majors. The data used to develop this information comes from surveys of Robinson College graduates.
Additionally, Robinson provides students with access to assessment and research tools via our online resources.
Robinson offers numerous internship opportunities to students. Organizations post openings through Robinson Career Connection, our online career management system. Below is a sampling of the institutions at which our undergraduates have had internships.
In addition, a number of academic departments within Robinson offer field study opportunities through which students can earn credit for internship experiences.
Our graduates are sought after by a range of organizations – corporations, government entities, and nonprofits -- in a variety of sectors. Some of the organizations that have hired graduates holding a BBA from the Robinson College include:
GSU study abroad opportunities for undergraduates include a number offered through Robinson. 2010 programs include:
|Accounting and Managerial Practices in the Mediterranean||Greece, Turkey|
|Cross-cultural Managerial and Accounting Issues in Transitional Economies||China|
|European Hospitality Experience||France, Germany, Italy, Switzerland|
|Financial and Managerial Issues in the EU||France, Belgium|
|Management in Different World Regions||Argentina, Brazil|
|Management in Transitional Economies||Czech Republic, Hungary|
|Strategic Management of Small to Mid-size Firms in the EU||Italy|
Under a new partnership, Georgia Perimeter graduates can earn their BBA from the Robinson College at GPC’s Alpharetta or Newton campus. Majors in accounting and marketing will be offered at Georgia Perimeter’s Alpharetta campus; managerial sciences and marketing majors will be offered at the Newton campus. All courses will be taught by the same faculty who teach the Robinson College undergraduate program at GSU’s campus in downtown Atlanta.
The Robinson College is known for producing leaders. Among their number are:
|Sandra E. Bergeron||Chairman of the Board||TraceSecurity, Inc.|
|Ahmet C. Bozer||President, Eurasia and Africa Group||The Coca-Cola Company|
|Ann-Marie Campbell||President, Southern Division||The Home-Depot|
|James E. Copeland, Jr.||CEO (retired)||Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu|
|Bradford W. Ferrer||Executive Vice President, Finance and Administration||CNN Worldwide|
|Tony G. Holcombe||President and CEO||Syniverse Technologies|
|Richard H. Lenny||Chairman. President and CEO (retired)||The Hershey Company|
|Deepak Raghavan||Co-founder||Manhattan Associates|
|Julio A. Ramirez||Executive Vice President, Global Operations||Burger King|
|Brent Wouters||President and CEO||Cirrus Aircraft Corporation|