Jared Berlin, a senior in the College of Business, entered Missouri State University his freshman year as a theater major. When COVID-19 hit, he had time to reflect on his true career passions and discovered the entertainment management (EM) program within the department of management. “I decided I wanted to take a different path after graduation,” Berlin said. “I’m … [Read more...] about MSU faculty connects students to industry partners
In October, the Information Technology and Cybersecurity (ITC) department hosted the regional U.S. Information Technology Collegiate Conference (USITCC). Members of Missouri State University’s Association for Business Information Technology (A-BITS) team had the opportunity to showcase their industry knowledge, network and try their hand at event planning. “It was a big … [Read more...] about COB hosts its first USITCC regional conference
Tyler Baldwin was destined to become a Bear. The Springfield, Missouri, native grew up attending Missouri State University sporting events with his parents, who are both MSU alumni. “We went to Bears basketball games, Lady Bears games with Jackie Stiles and football games,” Baldwin said. “I think it instilled a lot of Missouri State pride.” Baldwin is the executive … [Read more...] about Doing his part in the happy business
Lauren Trace Graduated in 2017 with a bachelor’s in Finance and MBA in 2019 Finance Supervisor at Koch Ag and Energy Solutions, LLC. Trace landed an internship at Koch Ag and Energy Solutions during a COB career fair. Now she recruits at the career fair. “That internship turned into my full-time career,” she said. Why is Missouri State a good place … [Read more...] about These Bears now recruit other Bears!
In addition to preparing students for the workforce, the College of Business develops students for PhD programs. They help create the next generation of professors. These former students share their stories. Mentors make a difference Dr. Yaoyi Xi, assistant professor of finance at San Diego State University, started his journey at Missouri State University’s Dalian campus. … [Read more...] about Their PhD journey