Study Abroad in with College of Business Faculty
In addition to the study abroad opportunities provided by the University Study Abroad Office, the College of Business offers an annual two-week immersion learning experience for students that is hosted by College of Business faculty and staff. Previous trips have went to Russia (Nizhny, Novgorod and Moscow) in 2008, Russia (Nizhny, Novgorod and Moscow) in 2009, Canada (Vancouver, Vancouver Island, and Whistler) in 2010, England (London) in 2011, Denmark (Copenhagen) & Sweden in 2012, England (London) in 2013, and Germany, Austria, & Swizterland (2014). Travel cost and tuition & fees ranges from $1,800 to $4,000, depending on location. Contact Lynsee Womble for information or to submit an application.
Computer Information Systems (CIS) Technology Trip
The CIS program provides students with an opportunity to visit various information technology companies in an effort to provide an opportunity to explore the on-site work environment and visit with working professionals. The 2008 CIS trip was to Seattle to tour Microsoft and Boeing. The 2009 and 2012 CIS trip was to Houston to tour Hewlett-Packard and Nasa. The 2010, 2011, and 2013 CIS trip was to Dallas to tour Cisco. The majority of the expenses are paid by the College of Business although students pay a nominal fee of approximately $150. Contact Dr. Amjad Abdullat for information or to submit an application.
Mission Summary: To provide representation, services and advocacy for the students of West Texas A&M University.
Omicron Delta Epsilon (ODE)
Mission Summary: To recognize scholastic attainment and the honoring of outstanding achievements in economics.
Mission Summary: To use the power of entrepreneurial action to transform lives and shape a better, more sustainable world.
Student Managed Investment Fund
Mission Summary: To enhance the education of finance students through hands-on experience in security valuation, portfolio management, and team leadership while growing the investment portfolio as a long-term asset.
Mission Summary: To promote best practices in equity research among the next generation of analysts by applying investment theory and corporate governance.