Message from the Dean

A Message from the Dean

Dr. Donald AndrewsSince its inception in 1937, the College of Business has evolved into one of the largest senior colleges on the SUBR campus, graduating approximately 150 students a year. The College of Business is accredited by AACSB-International, the Association to Advance Collegiate School of Business and maintains high standards of teaching, research and services. More than 70 percent of the faculty members have terminal degrees; faculty members regularly publish in national journals and present papers at conferences.

The College is committed to providing outreach activities for pre-college students to develop an awareness of the benefits of higher education and business careers. In a rapidly changing world environment, success does not come by chance. The mission of the College of Business is to provide a quality business program that prepares students of diverse backgrounds for global career challenges and makes a positive contribution to the public and private sectors through effective instruction, impactful research, and innovative community engagement.  

Our courses of study deliver the skills needed by emerging business leaders. Undergraduate degree offerings in the College of Business are Bachelor of Science in Accounting, Bachelor of Science in Finance, Bachelor of Science in Management and Bachelor of Science in Marketing. The College of Business also offers a Master of Business Administration (MBA) degree.

Lastly, let the faculty in the College of Business show you how to analyze and develop solutions; communicate clearly, concisely, and persuasively; and create your own opportunities.

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Dr. Donald R. Andrews, Dean
College of Business
P.O. Box 9723
Southern University
Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70813
Work (225) 771-5640
Skype ID: jazandrews 



The College of Business undergraduate and graduate programs are accredited by AACSB International -- the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business, the premier accrediting agency for degree programs in business.