Smeal College Of Business - Pennsylvania State University

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DEFINITION of 'Smeal College Of Business - Pennsylvania State University'

The business school of Pennsylvania State University. The school offers business programs at the undergraduate, graduate and doctoral levels. There are six departments in the school, including accounting, finance, insurance and real estate, management and organization, marketing, supply chain and information systems. The school also provides an executive MBA program as well as a Ph.D curriculum, and its faculty members are noted for their top-quality research papers.

BREAKING DOWN 'Smeal College Of Business - Pennsylvania State University'

The Smeal College of Business was founded in 1953, and was named after Frank and Mary Smeal. The school is AACSB accredited and boasts a current enrollment of about 5,500 plus 65,000 alumni. The College is located in the Big Business Building on Penn State University's Park Campus. The school also has 19 satellite campuses located across the state to better accommodate its students.

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