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National Foundation Awards Merit Scholarships to COB Students

Kameron Kindle and Daa'iyah Ford Two students in Prairie View A&M University’s College of Business (COB) have put the university and its relatively new minor in personal financial planning in the national spotlight. The Association of African American Financial Advisors (AAAA) Foundation selected Kameron Kindle, a senior from Houston, and Daa’iyah Ford, a

COB Ranked Among Top Business Schools for Research Paper Downloads

The Social Sciences Research Network (SSRN) has ranked Prairie View A&M University’s College of Business (COB) 96th among the nation’s top 500 business schools in the United States. This ranking is based upon total new downloads of scholarly articles on the SSRN database during the past 12 months. SSRN is an open-access online pre-print community

COB Ranked #1 in Texas for Online MBA

Prairie View A&M University provides the best online MBA program in Texas through the College of Business. To find the best Online MBA programs in Texas, more than 570 US-based online MBA programs were researched and ranked. After identifying the programs residing within the state of Texas, each program was strictly measured by its affordability, reputation,

COB Student Named 2019 Forbes Under 30 Scholar

Taylor Williams, a senior business management major at Prairie View A&M University, was recently selected to be a “Forbes Under 30” scholar. The global media company chose 1,000 students across the U.S. to be part of the program. The students will travel to Detroit, Michigan October 27-30, 2019, to attend Forbes’ annual “Under 30” conference.

PVAMU Students Partner with NFL Execs for “Experienceship” Program

Prairie View A&M University’s first-place victory earlier this year in the HBCU Battle of the Brains Competition during South by Southwest (SXSW) led to an extended relationship with the National Football League (NFL). Over the summer, PVAMU’s winning team, Dannick Boyogueno, Amber Diehl, Oluseun John, Seif Hediya, and Uchechukwu Uboh, along with faculty and staff

Panther Investment Fund provides College of Business students with real-world experience

Students in Prairie View A&M University’s College of Business are getting real-world experience with the college’s new Panther Investment Fund. “This fund offers students a unique opportunity to manage real money to develop investment skills as financial analysts and portfolio managers,” said COB Associate Professor of Finance Dr. Yi Zhang. “The investment goal is to

COB Student Places 2nd in National Stock Market Competition

Prairie View A&M University senior finance student Brenda Bermudez placed second in the HBCU National Stock Market Challenge. Over 460 students from more than 30 schools participated in the months-long event from October 2018 through March 2019. “It was a tremendous pleasure to be able to represent our university,” said Bermudez. Bermudez’s winnings totaled $1,000

College Hosts Dean’s Book Reading Contest

Prairie View A&M University’s College of Business held its 9th annual Dean’s Book Reading Contest on April 22, 2019. The competition was open to undergraduate students in the COB. This semester, student participants received one of two contest books provided by Dean Munir Quddus, “A World of Three Zeros” by Muhammad Yunus and “The Challenge

Alum-Turned-Professor Gives Back Through Teaching

COB Dean Leads Bangladesh Development Initiative