School and Ranking Information
The majority of the schools offering programs in business administration within 15 miles of Fort Worth are 4-year non-profit schools, while other options include a 4-year for-profit and 2-year public school. Due to its school type, program offerings and student services, the following institution is regarded as a top school in the area for studying business administration:
- Winner: University of Texas at Arlington is a 4-year public school with educational offerings in the field of study. This institution has undergraduate and graduate degrees in business administration.
School Info Chart
|Category||University of Texas at Arlington|
|Rankings||Tied at #133 for national undergraduate business programs (2014)*|
|School Type||4-year, public|
|Undergraduate Tuition & Fees (2013-2014)||$8,878 (in-state), $17,374 (out-of-state)**|
|Business Administration Degrees Offered||Bachelor's, Master's, Ph.D.|
|Business Administration Degrees Awarded (all levels) in 2013||659**|
|Most Popular Business Administration Degree Level in 2013||Master's (423 awarded)**|
|Undergraduate Graduation Rate (in 150% of normal degree time) for 2007 Entering Class||40%**|
|Noteworthy||Business college students can get involed with many clubs, including the Entrepreneur Society***|
Sources: *U.S. News & World Report, **NCES College Navigator, ***UT Arlington website
The University of Texas at Arlington
- The business college is accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business
- The College of Business features the annual Business Week, allowing for networking with leaders in the field
- The Leadership Academy engages students in critical thinking and hones their leading skills
Students from more than 100 different countries attend University of Texas at Arlington, contributing to the overall student enrollment of around 35,000. The institution's most offered degree level is the bachelor's, closely followed by master's offerings. The College of Business offers a Bachelor of Business Administration, multiple MBA options and a Ph.D. program in business administration.
The BBA features several discipline options, such as international business, marketing, real estate and accounting. The BBA's major requirements cover courses on accounting, business communication and business finance. MBA options include a professional MBA, executive MBA and flexible MBA. The flexible MBA may be completed on a full-time or part-time schedule, and it offers concentrations that include marketing, economics and management. The Ph.D. in Business Administration program also offers numerous concentrations for students to select from, with information systems and management sciences being among them.