Scott College of Business Honored by U.S. News

Indiana State University’s Scott College of Business was ranked among Best Undergraduate Business programs by U.S. News & World Report’s 2021 Best Colleges.

The publication evaluated the 511 undergraduate business programs accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business. The rankings are “based solely on the judgments of deans and senior faculty members at peer institutions.”

“Our purpose in the Scott College of Business at Indiana State University is to positively impact the lives of our students,” said Terry Daugherty, dean of the college. “This starts in the classroom while combining experiential learning and professional development programming designed to prepare our graduates for career success.  The recognition by U.S. News & World Report reinforces our student focus and reflects the dedication of our outstanding faculty and staff.”

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AFIRM Newsletter

AFIRM Fall 2020 NewsletterThe Department of Accounting, Finance, Insurance, and Risk Management (AFIRM) has produced its Fall 2020 Newsletter. In this issue we welcome Blake Reed who will be teaching Business Law. There's advice for coping in these unprecedented times of uncertainty, and a spotlight on Tyra Dowell, an accounting major and graduating senior. Everyone at Indiana State would like to echo the newsletter's final words, "We are here for you. We also know that if we work together as a Sycamore Family, we can rise to any crisis."

SNC Awarded Research Grant

The Sales Education Foundation have awarded our Sales and Negotiations Center one of their two $5,000 research grants. The grant goes to Allison Crick, David Fleming and J. Ricky Fergurson for their proposal titled, “Dynamics of Global Sales Leadership: An Examination Through Hofstede’s Cultural Dimensions.”

The goal of the SEF research grant program is to recognize sales-specific research with the potential for application by sales executives, sales managers and/or the sales force. Two recipients have been chosen by an independent selection committee to each receive a $5,000 grant. Proposals are evaluated on three key criteria – Innovation, Practicality and Dissemination.

Beta Gamma Sigma Recognized as High Honors Chapter

Beta Gamma Sigma

Congratulations to our chapter of Beta Gamma Sigma! On September 10, we received this from their Global HQ...

Congratulations to you and the entire Beta Gamma Sigma Chapter at Indiana State University!

Your chapter has earned recognition as a High Honors Chapter! Qualifying for this recognition is indicative of a campus where academic excellence is highly valued, and where your chapter officers work diligently to enhance Beta Gamma Sigma’s stature on campus.

Beta Gamma Sigma is the honor society serving business programs accredited by AACSB International - The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business. Membership in Beta Gamma Sigma is the highest recognition a business student anywhere in the world can receive in a business program accredited by AACSB International.

AACSB is the Scott College of Business’ accrediting body and we first accredited in 1980. The Beta Gamma Sigma chapter was formed here in 1981; the chapter president is Gretchen Burkhart and the faculty advisor is Linda Goodwin Ross.

University COVID-19 Links

Back on Track - The guidance in the plans is subject to change as more information becomes available from public health and government officials.

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