Dr. Alan Attaway PhD
Professor of Accountancy
Welcome to the College of Business website.
At the University of Louisville College of Business, we focus on student achievement and work to provide students with skills that build lasting career advantages. We pride ourselves on our involvement in, and positive influence on, Louisville’s community and its economic development. The partnership is reciprocal. Not only does this allow us to provide a pipeline for the next generation of business professionals, but it also serves to prepare our students for growth beyond their professions. Benefits that simultaneously enrich our community as well as their careers.
The UofL College of Business is AACSB Accredited and excels in undergraduate programs specializing in Finance, Economics, Accounting, Computer Information Systems (CIS), Marketing, and our unique Equine Business program. Students may also enhance their education through minors in Entrepreneurship, Management, Finance, Economics, CIS and Marketing.
We have many programs that nurture students’ abilities, encourage them to explore, and help them realize their career goals.
Through study-abroad opportunities, our undergraduate students can live and study abroad while earning academic credit towards their degrees. Our MBA students take an international trip focused on learning the practicalities of doing business in a global environment.
The robust MBA programs provide specialties, in healthcare, finance, analytics, and marketing adding value to their degree. Financial assistance is available through scholarships, internships, and through a limited number of assistantships. Our graduate program in Accountancy (MAC) prepares students to be “profession ready” and is individually accredited by the AACSB.
The Forcht Center for Entrepreneurship fosters the mindset of innovation in addition to teaching the technical details of entrepreneurship. Degree programs include an MBA, Entrepreneurship Minor, and a specialized Ph.D. in Entrepreneurship.
Expert faculty, dedicated staff, active alumni make our work at the College of Business more productive. Our graduate programs are ranked among the top in the nation because we provide programs that teach the critical thinking and innovative reasoning skills needed in business today. Our career services provide support graduates need to help their careers grow. The achievements of our graduates is only one measure of our success. Being ranked #44 in the nation and #1 in our region, for 2016 graduate program student satisfaction, tells us we are on the right track. Visit our rankings [Rankings] page for more details.
Explore our website and learn more about our college and what we offer our students and community alike.
Alan Attaway, PhD
University of Louisville
College of Business