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Management professor visits the University of Cambridge to present research from new book
Associate Professor of Management Dr. Leon Prieto was invited by the University of Cambridge in the U.K. to talk about the history and impact of African American business leaders on management featured in his new book.
Clayton State SHRM student chapter receives prestigious HR award
The Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) has awarded a 2018-2019 Superior Merit Award designation to the Clayton State University SHRM student chapter for providing superior growth and development opportunities to its student chapter members.
Newly-released book by Clayton State professor highlights African American management history
Dr. Leon Prieto, associate professor of management, has published a book exploring the history of African American business leaders and their impact on management.
College of Business celebrates MBA graduates with inaugural pinning ceremony
Spring 2019 graduates from the College of Business’s MBA program celebrated their achievements during the first-ever pinning ceremony.
Clayton State ranked among the best business schools in the U.S.
Clayton State University has been ranked as having one of the best business schools in the nation.
MBA students deliver more than 200 books to children in Jamaica as part of study abroad experience
Students in the Business in Jamaica Study Abroad program engaged in community outreach and social responsibility by donating more than 200 books to children in Jamaica.
Clayton State named one of Atlanta’s largest universities with high business school enrollment
Clayton State earned several rankings for being one of Atlanta’s largest universities, as well as having high enrollment in its business school and MBA program.
Get free tax assistance through Clayton State University’s VITA program
Clayton State’s College of Business is offering free tax filing assistance in February and March for individuals earning an income of $55,000 or less.
College of Business Dean Jacob Chacko Joins SBAA Board
College of Business Dean Dr. Jacob Chacko has been appointed to the Board of Directors for the Southern Business Administration Association (SBAA).
Clayton State MBAs partner with Clayton County Public Schools to boost teacher recruitment
Clayton State MBA students collaborated with Clayton County Public Schools to find ways the local school system could increase recruitment of young teachers and retain them for more than three years.
MBA student earns human resources scholarship
Martina Atwua Simmons, a Clayton State MBA in Human Resource Leadership student and vice president of the Clayton State chapter of the Society of Human Resource Management (SHRM), was recently named the 2018 recipient of the National Association of African Americans in Human Resources (NAAAHR) Atlanta chapter’s Excellence in Human...Read more
Clayton State ranks no. 4 for most affordable online marketing, accounting degrees
Clayton State University has been ranked no. 4 in college affordability for both its marketing and accounting online bachelor’s degree programs.
Clayton State ranks no. 2 for most affordable online business degrees
Clayton State University earned the no. 2 spot on the 2019 Most Affordable Online Colleges for Business Degrees list by SR Education Group.Read more
Clayton State University named one of best regional universities in south by U.S. News & World Report rankings
Clayton State University has been once again named one of the best regional universities in the south, according to the U.S. News & World Report 2019 Best Colleges rankings.
Clayton State University launches $12,000 Online MBA
Clayton State University’s College of Business is entering the online MBA market with a new $12,705, fully-online Master of Business Administration program starting in the fall of 2018. Students can earn the degree in as little as 12 months.
Clayton State ranks in top 3 for human resource leadership master’s program
Clayton State University’s MBA program was ranked one of the top 15 master’s programs with an emphasis in human resources at HR.com’s 2018 LEAD Awards held in Salt Lake City, Utah on February 7th and 8th.
Clayton State listed among top 50 most affordable MBA programs
Clayton State University was ranked among the “Top 50 Most Affordable MBA Programs” by topmanagementdegrees.com.
Faculty and Staff Notables: September 2017
Leon Prieto, associate professor of Management in Clayton State University’s College of Business, has been appointed to serve as an associate editor for the Journal of Management History (JMH).
A mother and daughter bond over college and career
It’s impossible not to see that Tasha Oliver and her daughter, Cierra Patterson, are mother and daughter. From their bubbly personality to their dark rimmed glasses, the two are inseparable.
MBA in Human Resource Leadership ranked in top ten for best HR MBA program
Clayton State University’s MBA program was ranked one of the top 10 master’s programs with an emphasis human resources at the 2017 Leadership Excellence and Development (LEAD) Awards.
Clayton State earns high rankings for affordable online business programs
Clayton State University has been named one of the most affordable colleges for online business degrees. The University was ranked #16 of the 2017 Most Affordable Online Colleges for Business by education publisher, SR Education Group. Additionally, Clayton State’s management degree was ranked #6 nationally.
Clayton State University College of Business ranks in top ten for high enrollment in MBA program
Clayton State University’s College of Business ranked seven on the list of the top 15 business schools in metro Atlanta with the highest enrollment in the Masters of Business Administration program, according to The Atlanta Business Chronicle.Read more
GEICO employees can earn a business degree at Clayton State
The University has entered into an agreement with GEICO to give its regional employees the opportunity to earn a business degree.