Mays Business School - Texas A&M University


DEFINITION of 'Mays Business School - Texas A&M University'

The business school of Texas A&M University. The Mays Business School offers both graduate and undergraduate programs, and also boasts the largest publicly-funded organization for real estate research. The school has over 5,000 students, and is consistently ranked among the best in the country. It is consistently recognized for the academic credentials of its faculty.

BREAKING DOWN 'Mays Business School - Texas A&M University'

Located on the campus of Texas A&M University, the Mays Business School was founded in 1961. It received accreditation from the AACSB in 1972. It was one of the first business schools in America to offer a securities trading center that trains students in commodity trading. Students of the school use the center to manage a $250,000 portfolio of donated funds.

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