College of Business and Economics

Willie A. Deese College of Business and Economics

The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of BusinessAs a student in the Willie A. Deese College of Business and Economics (Deese COBE) at North Carolina A&T State University, you will acquire the business acumen to compete and advance in the global economy. Our graduates are known as innovative thinkers and ethical leaders, with strong analytical, technological, team building, and communication skills. Our student-focused environment offers outstanding faculty and emphasizes the importance of leadership, critical thinking, and continuous learning.

Our graduates are recruited by top regional, national, and international corporations and other organizations. Many also continue their education at prestigious graduate and professional schools.

The Deese College of Business and Economics offers a range of undergraduate degrees, a Master of Business Administration in four areas of focus, and a Master of Accountancy. Our programs are accredited by AACSB International — The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business. Of the estimated 15,679 schools offering business programs globally, we are one of about 876 that hold this prestigious accreditation. We are also one of 190 schools world-wide with separate AACSB accreditation of its Accounting program.

 

Vision

Our vision is to be a national leader in global business education that transforms students' lives.

 

Mission

Our mission is to develop agile, culturally competent and diverse leaders who use analytical skills to meet the challenges of the future.
We accomplish our mission through evidence-based instruction, professional and community engagement, and high-quality impactful research.

 

 

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