The Innovative STEM Path to The MBA program launched in 2011 and the CREATE Path to the MBA launched in 2016. They are the only programs of their kind in the nation. Students in STEM or Creative fields of study can earn an MBA with just one additional year of study all the while taking business honors courses starting their freshman year.
The Culverhouse College of Commerce offers graduate-level specialization in Business Analytics since 2002. One of the first business schools in the nation to offer such a program.
Business Analytics Lab opened in 2015 with Lockheed Martin, Healthcare Business Solutions and SAS as partners. The Lab provides collaboration among students, faculty and corporate partners to issues facing businesses globally.
Vulcan Value Partners Research Library and Trading Room opens its doors in late fall 2016 where live trades will happen.
7 Centers offering research, opportunities, and professional assistance— Center for Business and Economic Research Alabama Center for Real Estate Alabama Entrepreneur Institute Alabama Entrepreneurial Research Network Alabama Productivity Center Career Services Center Alabama Center for Insurance and Information Research