Satish and Yasmin Gupta College of Business – University of Dallas

History

The University of Dallas is a co-educational, Catholic university that was founded in 1956. The Braniff Graduate School was established in 1966, when the school began to offer graduate business management programs. The Graduate School of Management was founded in 1969, due to the rapid growth of the Master of Business Administration.

The University established the College of Business in 2002. It was renamed the Satish & Yasmin Gupta College of Business in the fall of 2013, honoring two alumni for a generous gift.

Locations

The main campus of The University of Dallas is located in Irving, Texas, about 20 minutes from Dallas and about 10 miles from the Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport. The campus sits on 225 acres that overlook both the Las Colinas Urban Center and the center of the Dallas-Ft. Worth Metroplex. The University also has an international campus near Rome, Italy.

Facilities

Plans for the new 45,000-square-foot academic building for the Satish and Yasmin Gupta College of Business are planned for completion in 2016. Groundbreaking for the new building was held in Oct. 2014.

Students at the College of Business have access to the Satish & Yasmin Gupta College of Business Learning Center. The COB Learning Center can be found on the bottom floor of Blakley Library. There is also a Virtual Learning Center available to students online. Coaching is available for students that are in need of help with writing, finance or accounting and statistics.

Students can also get career help and guidance from the Office of Personal Career Development and the Center for Professional Development. The Office of Personal Career Development provides alumni and current students with career counseling and career development services and resources. The Center for Professional Development provides training and continuous learning for working professionals that are enrolled in the MBA program.

Faculty

There are 32 faculty members at the College of Business. The student-faculty ratio is 11:1, and the school has 62.6 percent of its classes with fewer than 20 students.

Student Body

There are 105 full-time students enrolled at the college of business, 999 students enrolled on a part-time basis and 345 students who are enrolled in the program online.

MBA Program Offerings

The Satish and Yasmin Gupta College of Business offers a flexible MBA and a flexible MBA with a Concentration.