College of Business
Opening Minds, Expanding Opportunities.

College of Business
140 7th Avenue South BAY 111
St. Petersburg Florida 33701
Phone: 727-873-4154
Fax: 727-873-4192

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Greeting from the Dean
Maling Ebrahimpour, Ph.D.
Maling Ebrahimpour, Ph.D. Dean of the College of Business
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I want to take this opportunity to welcome you to the College of Business at the University of South Florida St. Petersburg. The College of Business is an exciting place for students seeking a quality education and striving to be ahead of the competition. Depending upon your interests, our faculty can prepare you in areas such as Entrepreneurship, E-commerce, Corporate Social Responsibility, Financial Investments, Taxation, Cross-Cultural Management, Forensic Accounting, Business Strategy, Health Care, and much more. You will work along side faculty inside and outside the classroom in a collegial environment that is similar to an elite private university.

Regardless of the size and type of organization for which you are employed, our goal is to prepare you for a leadership role in the 21st century. As a result, we have an interdisciplinary focus that will help you develop your communication, technology, decision making, and teamwork skills as you prepare for a career in Accounting, Economics, Entrepreneurship, Global Business, Finance, Marketing, Management, Information Systems, Healthcare Management, or Legal Studies. Our program of distinction in social responsibility and corporate reporting, and our developing program in global business, will further assure that you are ready to face the many challenges and opportunities that lie ahead.

The College of Business at the University of South Florida St. Petersburg College values and encourages a diverse academic environment. The College defines diversity as the active pursuit and utilization of the similarities and differences of individuals, recognizing the inherent worth and dignity of each person. These similarities and differences cover traditional markers such as race, gender, ethnicity, national origin, religion, age, disability, and sexual orientation. Significantly, diversity includes different viewpoints, perspectives and experiences, consistent with traditional notions of academic freedom.

If you have any questions feel free to contact me via e-mail.



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