About the College

College of Business At a Glance


Georgia Southern University is accredited by the Commission on Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC). The College of Business has undergraduate and graduate accreditation through the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) International. The Accounting program has received the accounting accreditation through AACSB International.

Mission Statement

The College of Business Administration seeks to develop and promote a learning environment of the highest quality, characterized by inspired teaching and informed by meaningful research. Consistent with the traditions and mission of Georgia Southern University, the College of Business Administration offers a broad array of undergraduate programs and select graduate programs. We distinguish ourselves by our willingness to build and maintain strong relationships with and among our students, colleagues, alumni and the global business and nonprofit communities. We leverage these networks to create learning opportunities and new knowledge, both theoretical and practical. We are a diverse community, united in pursuit of our common values: continuous improvement, excellence, integrity, accountability, respect and sustainability.

Academic Offerings

Georgia Southern offers 124 undergraduate and graduate degree programs through the doctoral level in its seven Colleges. The College of Business offers 8 majors with 4 minors and 3 Master’s degrees in 4 fields.


Georgia Southern University was founded in 1906. The College of Business began offering the BBA degree during 1965, the MBA degree during 1969, Online MBA program in 2001, the MAcc degree in 1988 and MSAE degree in 2007. The College of Business has more than 16,000 alumni located throughout the world.


The more than 700-acre campus is located in the historic main street community of Statesboro, Georgia. Statesboro is conveniently located 50 miles northwest of historic Savannah and the beaches of Hilton Head Island and 200 miles southeast of Atlanta.


A residential university serving over 20,500 students, Georgia Southern’s hallmark is a superior undergraduate experience emphasizing academic distinction, excellent teaching, and student success.


Last updated: 8/24/2015

College of Business • P.O. Box 8002 • Statesboro, Georgia • (912) 478-2622