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Accounting Symposium Fall 2015 LogoRefreshments will be available beginning 5:30PM. The event is FREE, but online registration is required.

Dr. Ferran Wins Excellence Award!

Dr. Ferran Wins Excellence Award!

Dr. Carlos Ferran (pictured right), Associate Professor of Management Information Systems won one of three University Faculty Excellence Awards in 2015.

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The College of Business is on Facebook. Like our page to stay updated on College events and news.

@ProfessorFraud is Top Twitter Professor

@ProfessorFraud is Top Twitter Professor

 The Accounting Path has named Assistant Professor Bill Kresse the #2 accounting professor on Twitter.

Advisory Board Member Named Top Executive

Advisory Board Member Named Top Executive

DiversityMBA Magazine named COB Advisory Board Member, Kristen Beal of Wintrust Wealth Management, a 2015 Top 100 Under 50 Executive Leader

ACBSP Accreditation Reaffirmed Through 2025

ACBSP Accreditation Reaffirmed Through 2025

Jun Zhao, center, Division Chair, Management Marketing & Entrepreneurship, accepts the ACBSP accreditation certificate on behalf of the College of Business.   

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Crain's Chicago Business Highlights GSU MBA

GSU's MBA program program was highlighted in Crain's Chicago Business publication as the most affordable MBA the Chicago area and boasts one of the most diverse student bodies.

Professor Fraud to Speak at Chicago Southland Chamber Luncheon

Professor Fraud to Speak at Chicago Southland Cham

Bill Kresse (aka Professor Fraud) is the invited keynote speaker at the Chicago Southland Chamber of Commerce Regional Consensus Lunch on Business Fraud in Orland Park.

Hongxia (Mary) Ma, Director of the Illinois International Trade Center at GSU, discussed the impact of the Chinese yuan currency devaluation on Illinois manufacturers' exports in a Daily Herald article.

Students Visit Brazil

Students Visit Brazil

College of Business students visited Brazil, June 7 - 18, as part of an educational study abroad trip highlighting emerging economies. Learn more about other international business opportunities.

CBS2 Chicago Features Accounting Professor

CBS2 Chicago Features Accounting Professor

Accounting Faculty member, Bill Kresse, discussed the recent IRS data breach on CBS 2 Chicago.

Faculty Research Published in Top Journal

Faculty Research Published in Top Journal

Dr. Chelsea Vanderpool, Assistant Professor of Management, published an article in the May 2015 issue of Journal of Applied Psychology, one of the top journals in her field. Dr. Vanderpool will also be presenting the research the Academy of Management annual meeting Best Paper award in August 2015.

College Hosts Int

College Hosts Int'l Business Workshops

The College of Business (COB) at Governors State University (GSU) hosted Faculty Development in International Business (FDIB) workshops on June 10-11,  2015 for faculty at area community colleges and four year institutions. Learn more about College of Business international business programs and activities.

International Business Research Grants Awarded

International Business Research Grants Awarded

Dr. Evelina Mengova and Dr. Olu Ijose were awarded international business research grants from Indiana University CIBER. The $1500 and $3000 grants will support research on natural resources in Eastern Europe and Nigerian natural gas export growth. Learn more about GSU's partnership with IU CIBER.

Millennials and Personal Data Fraud

Millennials and Personal Data Fraud

GSU Assistant Professor of Accounting, Bill Kresse, was interviewed for an article, Millennials and Personal Data Fraud Risk: Upbringing, Attitudes Make Younger People Vulnerable, published in the International Business Times.

2015 Accounting Alumni Hall of Achievement

2015 Accounting Alumni Hall of Achievement

On April 20, 2015, two GSU accounting alumnae, Sharon Dunlop [BS,2001; MS,2007] and Angela Hickey [BS,1996], were inducted into CBPA's Accounting Hall of Achievement.

Fall 2015 Priority Registration Now Open

Fall 2015 Priority Registration Now Open

Registration for Fall 2015 classes is now open. View the full schedule. Register now in the MyGSU Portal to secure your seat.

Doing Business in Latin America

Doing Business in Latin America

Doing Business in Latin America workshop was held on March 27, 2015, the first in a series of workshops on doing business in emerging world economic regions. Presentation slides and videos from presenters are now available online.

Career and Internship Fair - April 16, 2015

Career and Internship Fair - April 16, 2015

Spring 2015 Career and Internship Fair (April 16, 2015).  See the list of registered organizations.

International Trade Center on Chinese TV

International Trade Center on Chinese TV

Mary Ma, Director of the Illinois International Trade Center at GSU was interviewed on Sinovision, a Chinese TV program discussing how Illinois set a new record for exports in 2014. See the interview and transcript in English.

Accounting Professor Discusses Tax Return Identity Theft

Accounting Professor Discusses Tax Return Identity

Assistant Professor of Accounting William Kresse discusses identity theft of tax returns on CBS 2 Chicago.

Accounting Professor Featured in CPA Publication

Accounting Professor Featured in CPA Publication

Associate Professor of Accounting Brian McKenna wrote the lead article on the case for the February edition of the American Institute of CPA's The Tax Adviser publication. Read more >>

Two CBPA Faculty Members Featured on ABC7 News

Two CBPA Faculty Members Featured on ABC7 News

Bill Kresse, Assistant Professor of Accounting, and  David Green, Associate Professor of MIS, were recently featured in an ABC7 Chicago story on the security and use of fingerprint scanning in a business-to-consumer setting. Read more and view the video >>

Academic Programs

Academic Programs

Explore the variety of programs we offer for both undergraduate and graduate students. Learn more about College of Business's high quality graduate programs including the MBA and MS programs in Accounting and Management Information Systems.

COB News & Events

COB News & Events

COB News and Events. Learn more about our impact. Review upcoming and past events, media appearances and Faculty publications.  Stay connected.

Special Programs and Services

Special Programs and Services

We partner with various organizations to offer services and programs to the surrounding communities including the Illinois Small Business Development Center, the International Trade Center and the Office of Economic Education.

Faculty & Staff Directories

Faculty & Staff Directories

COB faculty members are dedicated to assisting you throughout your educational journey.

Learn more about academic programs by contacting an Academic Advisor, by email, or by phone:

  • Stacy Amedeo (A-L) 708-534-4395
  • Jennifer Taylor (M-Z) 708-534-4931