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Thank you, Marilyn

The University of Houston-Downtown (UHD) College of Business received a $10 Million Gift from Ms. Marilyn Davies. We'd like to show our appreciation for her generosity... 

​​​​​​​​UHD College of Business Receives Bizzell Award​

The University of Houston-Downtown (UHD) College of Business is the 2016 recipient of the annual Bobby G. Bizzell Innovative Achievement Award, sponsored by Bloomberg BusinessWeek. The official entry, entitled, “Developing a Corporate-Driven, Industry-Focused MBA Program,” was submitted in March to the Southwestern Business Dean’s Association (SWBDA). Read more​

Spring 2016 Capstone students finished in the top 30 in the Business Strategy Game

​Every semester, students in the final stages of their MBA program compete in a strategic management simulation. April 25 through May 1, three teams of University of Houston-Downtown (UHD) MBA students competed against students from the University of Massachusetts, Dartmouth College, University of Virginia, New York University, Rutgers University, and Washington University is St. Louis.​ Read more​

Attend an MBA Information​ Session

Available at our downtown University of Houston-Downtown location or our Northwest Houston location off SH249. Read More

MBA Students Show Their Know-How in Business Strategy Competition

Graduating students in the Master of Business Administration (MBA) program jumped into the “shark tank” at the Startup Idea Competition, held Dec. 2. As the culmination of the MBA capstone course, students generated an idea for a new business, performed a market analysis, and developed a business plan. Each contestant was responsible for ascertaining the financial feasibility and proposing viable implementation strategies. Read More

MBA Program Welcomes New Students with Celebration Dinner

MBA-Willow St EventOn Tuesday, Aug.26, President William Flores welcomed new Master of Business Administration students for a celebration at the Willow Street Pump Station. The MBA Program enrolled over 300 new students for the fall semester.

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MBA Hosts Spring Professional Development Series

Professional SpeakerThe UHD MBA program recently hosted its spring 2014 Professional Development Series (PDS) with speaker Bryan Guido Hassin, founder and CEO of Smart Office Energy Solutions.

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Gary Stading Named 2014 NTW Chair

Gary StadingUHD’s Gary Stading, associate dean of the College of Business Graduate Studies, has been asked by industry transportation leaders in Houston to chair this year’s National Transportation Week (NTW).

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Spring 2014 MBA Information Sessions

mba logoIf you or anyone you know is considering earning an MBA, the Spring 2014 information sessions are a great place to start!

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UHD MBA Featured in Department of Education HSI Bulletin

UHD was featured in the US Department of Education HSI Winter 2014 Bulletin.

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College of Business Offers MBA Concentrations and Graduate Certificate Options

The UHD College of Business is introducing two new innovative educational options unparalleled in the region.

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First MBA Class at UHD Celebrates Graduation at December Commencement

UHD CommencementInaugural MBA students honored at special "hooding" ceremony at Minute Maid Park.

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2013 Capstone-Course-Winning-Team  

MBA Capstone Course Taught by Faiza Khoja Provides Graduates with "Shark Tank" Environment

Course equips students with key entrepreneurial skills.

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Student in the Spotlight: Samir Patel

MBA student Samir PatelThe UHD College of Business congratulates Samir Patel, an MBA student on his accomplishment as the new assistant superintendent for facilities and construction.

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Last updated 11/22/2017 3:54 AM