Why Mitchell College of Business?

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"Here's why . . ."

Student-centered and Quality focused!

The entire business school strives toward providing student an unparalleled educational experience.  Your education is our priority number ONE.  We accomplish this by:

  • being the only institution in the state with the highly acclaimed Mitchell Scholars Program ($12,500 per year) for high achievers.
  • providing more than 75 scholarships ($500 to $5000) and awards in various programs.
  • developing AACSB accredited programs and curriculum that meet your needs and the needs of the marketplace.
  • providing a learning environment with optimum class sizes in order to generate interaction and discussions.
  • insuring freshman success rate higher than the national average, thanks to Freshman Learning Communities and freshmen advisers.
  • building a first-class facility to provide the right environment conducive to learning.
  • extending the building to include the Mitchell Learning Resource Center, the only business school library in the region.
  • establishing a financial analysis center  with almost real-time Wall Street stock quotes and data.
  • having executive style and technology enabled classrooms.
  • encouraging student organizations in every department that extend your class room learning.
  • maintaining a vibrant internship program the provided real-world experience before graduation.
  • developing partnerships with German and Chinese education institutions for study abroad opportunities.
  • insuring freshman success rate higher than the national average, thanks to Freshman Learning Communities and freshmen advisers.
  • allowing you to continue your educational journey with graduate and doctoral programs.
  • hiring and retaining qualified faculty with over 88% with doctorates in their field.
  • encouraging faculty to maintain a high level of scholarly productivity in order to impart current insights in the field.
  • providing 4 computer labs with high-capacity printing stations.
  • enabling wi-fi thoughout the entire building,  . . .  and more.
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Discover MCOB Programs and Curriculum

Mitchell graduates don’t join the business world – the business world joins them. Look around the Mobile area and beyond, and you’ll find countless examples of our graduates leading and succeeding in the business world.

From fundamentals to advanced theory, we develop skills of analysis and strategic thinking. When applied to real, live business situations, it creates invaluable insight. It is this approach we take that allows unlimited professional development. And that lasts a lifetime.

Mitchell Scholars

Bachelor of Science in Business Administration

Majors & Concentrations

Undergraduate Advising Forms

Student Services Office

Master of Business Administration (Mitchell MBA)

Master of Accounting

Graduate Advising Forms

Doctor of Business Administration (Mitchell DBA)

Jobs and Internships

Student Organizations

Study Abroad

Honors Day

Academic Departments