business analytics with our annual national
Business Analytics Symposium. And new
for 2015, the College began offering an
online master’s degree in marketing with a
specialization in marketing analytics.
The Culverhouse School of Accountancy
achieved its highest rankings in history with
its undergraduate and master’s programs
listed at No. 8 in the nation in the 2014
Public Accounting Report. The programs are
ranked No. 2 in the nation when compared
to schools with the same number of full–
time faculty ( 16-21). The doctoral program
is ranked No. 12 in the nation.
The management information systems
program is ranked No. 8 in the country
among all institutions and No. 4 among
public universities. Culverhouse has a 58th
overall ranking, 36th public ranking by
U.S. News & World Report in 2013.
Culverhouse is ranked as the No. 5 best
online graduate program for veterans (U.S.
News & World Report).
U.S. News and World Report ranks UA’s
Manderson Graduate School of Business’s
online business master’s programs No. 12
in the nation.
The Manderson MBA program at The
University of Alabama’s Culverhouse College
of Commerce ranked as the No. 1 overperforming program. The review by on-line
business school website Poets & Quants
reveals that the MBA program may not be
ranked as high as it should be and is being
Manderson MBA was named the 56th top
MBA program in the U.S. by Forbes.
Also making history in the Culverhouse
School of Accountancy is a $1.5 million
endowed chair from retired Coca-Cola
executive and UA alumnus Gary Fayard and
his wife, Nancy.