Collat School of Business

Dean: Dr. Eric P. Jack

The Collat School of Business offers the following graduate programs:

Degree Programs

Certificate Programs

Located in the heart of Alabama's business center, the UAB Collat School of Business offers an engaging learning environment with classrooms extending well beyond the walls of the UAB campus. Our unique location allows our faculty to integrate the practical experiences of the State's leading companies - from Fortune 500 corporations to entrepreneurial start-ups - into the programs we offer. Our students gain valuable, real-world experience through a wide variety of internships and other opportunities in the business community.

The UAB Collat School of Business is accredited at the baccalaureate and master's level by AACSB International and holds separate AACSB International accreditation of the undergraduate and master's programs in accounting. AACSB  International is the largest and longest standing specialized accrediting agency for business and accounting programs in the world and represents the highest standard of achievement. UAB is among only 187 universities worldwide to achieve this seal of excellence in both business and accounting.

Certificate in Technology Commercialization and Entrepreneurship

MBA 673Planning and Pitching a New Business Concept3
MBA 681From Idea to IPO3
MBA 683Leading Innovation3
MBA 691MBA Independent Study3
Total Hours12

Certificate in Social Media

MBA 614Social Media and Virtual Communities in Business3
MBA 616Web Analytics3
MBA 617Data Science for Business3
MBA 690Directed Study3
Total Hours12