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Encyclopedia > Florida State University College of Business

The Florida State University College of Business is one of sixteen colleges comprising the Florida State University (FSU). The College has consistently been ranked one of the Top 40 undergraduate business schools by U.S. News & World Report.[citation needed] In the 2007 edition of US News & World Report the undergraduate business program is ranked 25th among all public universities in the United States and has grown to be one of the nation's ten largest. Additionally, The Risk Management/Insurance program ranked 7th, and the Real Estate program is 10th among public universities.[1] Most recently, the faculty of the Marketing department were ranked 5th in the nation in terms of scholarly research productivity.[2] In the 2007 edition of BusinessWeek business school rankings Florida State's College of Business ranked 15th nationally among public universities for placement of graduates. FSU ranked higher than any other university business school in Florida.[3] It has been suggested that this article be split into multiple articles accessible from a disambiguation page. ... Florida State University (commonly referred to as Florida State or FSU)[5] is a public research university located in Tallahassee, the capital city of Florida. ... U.S. News & World Report is a weekly newsmagazine. ... Risk management is the human activity which integrates recognition of risk, risk assessment, developing strategies to manage it, and mitigation of risk using managerial resources. ... Insurance, in law and economics, is a form of risk management primarily used to hedge against the risk of a contingent loss. ... Real estate is a legal term that encompasses land along with anything permanently affixed to the land, such as buildings. ... Wikibooks has more about this subject: Marketing Look up marketing in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. ... BusinessWeek is a business magazine published by McGraw-Hill. ...

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Student Placement

The college is a recognized leader in graduating minority doctoral candidates. The college earned a fourth-place spot in the Black Issues' Top 100 for its success in awarding the doctorate in business to African Americans. In the Academy of Management Journal, the college's program in Management Information Systems was ranked 15th nationally and is the highest ranked MIS program in the State of Florida.[4] The graduate Accounting program is ranked 24th nationally while the undergraduate Accounting program ranked 25th in the nation according to Public Accounting Report's annual ratings.[5] The definition of a minority group can vary, depending on specific context, but generally refers to either a sociological sub-group that does not form either a majority or a plurality of the total population, or a group that, while not necessarily a numerical minority, is disadvantaged or otherwise has... African Americans, also known as Afro-Americans or black Americans, are an ethnic group in the United States of America whose ancestors, usually in predominant part, were indigenous to Sub-Saharan and West Africa. ... Management Information Systems (MIS), are information systems, typically computer based, that are used within an organization. ... It has been suggested that Accounting scholarship be merged into this article or section. ...

A greenspace near Landis and Gilchrist residence halls, on the main campus

Dedman School of Hospitality

The Dedman School of Hospitality in the College of Business is located at University Center B in the south endzone of Doak Campbell Stadium. Based on input from industry representatives, the hospitality management major's business component is what attracts companies to FSU students; as a result the school boasts a consistent 100% job placement record. The Dedman School of Hospitality also offers a major in Professional Golf Management, one of seventeen programs nationwide accredited by The Professional Golfers' Association of America (PGA), to prepare students to meet the challenges found in the world of professional golf. The state of Florida has more golf courses than any other state in the country and is the headquarters for the PGA, LPGA, PGA Tour, and National Golf Foundation and FSU has a long, distinguished history of graduating professional golfers and educating students for business and hospitality operations.[6] This article is not written in the formal tone expected of an encyclopedia article. ... Doak Campbell Stadium and the Heritage Tower fountain at Florida State University Doak Campbell Stadium is the football stadium on the campus of Florida State University in Tallahassee, Florida. ... Hospitality management is the name given to the collegiate academic major in which students are taught the business of running hotels, restaurants, and travel and tourism-related business. ... Founded in 1916, the Professional Golfers Association of America is headquartered in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida, United States and claims to be the largest working sports organization in the world with more than 28,000 members. ... Golf is a sport in which individual players or teams of players strike a ball into a hole using several types of clubs. ... Founded in 1916, the Professional Golfers Association of America is headquartered in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida, United States and claims to be the largest working sports organization in the world with more than 27,000 members. ... LPGA stands for Ladies Professional Golf Association. ... The PGA Tour is an organization that operates the USAs main professional golf tours. ... The National Golf Foundation provides golf-business research and consulting services. ...


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  1. ^ [1] Florida State University College of Business, Fast Facts & Rankings Retrieved on 5-03-2007.
  2. ^ [2] Florida State University College of Business, Marketing Faculty Ranking Retrieved on 5-03-2007.
  3. ^ [3] BusinessWeek - Undergraduate Rankings, Sorted by Placement Performance (Copyright 2000-2007 by The McGraw-Hill Companies Inc. All rights reserved.) Retrieved on 5-03-2007.
  4. ^ [4] Business School Research Productivity Rankings 1986-1997, Alan R. Dennis, Professor and John T. Chambers Chair of Internet Systems, Department of Information Systems, Kelley School of Business, Indiana University, Bloomington IN 47405 Retrieved on 5-03-2007.
  5. ^ [5] Florida State University College of Business, Accounting Rankings Retrieved on 5-03-2007.
  6. ^ [6] Florida State University College of Business, Dedman School of Hospitality Retrieved on 5-04-2007.

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