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  • Wood Family
    Creating Business Leaders
    Reaching New Heights

    The family of Robert M. (“Bob”) Wood announced they are providing a gift of $1 million to create the R.M. “Bob” Wood Sales Leadership Center.

  • Two College of Business Students
    Sales Leadership Program
    Closing Deals, Opening Doors

    The Neil Griffin College of Business opens a new Sales Leadership program. It is a place to not only hone in on sales techniques, but a chance to grow relationship building skills.

  • Jimmy Martin
    Alumni Spotlight: Jimmy Martin
    From Barriers to Opportunities

    Learn why A-State alum Jimmy Martin chose the Neil Griffin College of Business and how the faculty helped him overcome his obstacles of obtaining a career with room to grow.

  • Jodie Cherry
    Alumni Spotlight: Jodie Cherry
    Working for Her Dream Company

    Neil Griffin College of Business graduate Jodie Cherry talks about why she chose the College of Business and the difference her degree in marketing made for her career.

  • Blaise Taylor
    William V. Campbell Trophy
    extraordinary recognition

    Senior cornerback and return specialist Blaise Taylor has been named one of just 13 finalists for the prestigious 2017 William V. Campbell Trophy, announced Wednesday by the National Football Foundation (NFF) & College Hall of Fame.

  • The faculty of the Online MBA program
    Man looking at a laptop
    Two A-State students working on a computer
    US News and World Report & Top 10 Online Colleges
    High-Quality, Affordable Online MBA

    It's the only online graduate program in Arkansas to rank in the top 100 nationally.

  • Dustin Lavender holding his trophy
    Agricultural Innovations Team Holding Their Trophies
    Dr. Erik Chang holding three trophies
    Donald W. Reynolds Governor’s Cup
    Creating Innovative Entrepreneurs

    Our students brought home $35,000 from the Donald W. Reynolds Governor’s Cup.

Neil Griffin College of Business

The recent economic challenges have highlighted the need for a new generation of intelligent, well-trained, ethical business leaders.

Here at A-State, we are providing students with the type of world-class education they will need to meet these challenges and be successful in the global economy. Our curriculum is continuously evolving to help our students stay relevant and reach their full potential.

Making a Global Difference

The Neil Griffin College of Business is proud of its international reputation, as well as the individual attention our faculty gives students who hail from around the world. Our alumni move on to become respected corporate leaders and entrepreneurs who are making their mark on the global marketplace.

R.M. 'Bob' Wood Sales Leadership Center

The Sales Leadership Program at Arkansas State University is dedicated to excellence in sales education, and advancing the personal selling and sales leadership profession.

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Women's Leadership Center

Committed to cultivating confident and capable young girls and women settling and achieving high goals on their paths to college and careers.

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Small Business Technology Development Center

The ASBTDC provides professional assistance to start-up and existing businesses in Northeast and North-Central Arkansas.

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Accredited by AACSB

AACSB LogoArkansas State University is accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business International, which represents the highest standard of achievement for business schools worldwide. Fewer than 20% of the business schools in the world achieve AACSB accreditation and it is the hallmark of excellence in business education.

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The A-State Neil Griffin College of Business Viewbook

COB Viewbook

Business Plan Competition

The elevator pitch and business plan competitions are open to all students enrolled at A-State and invited colleges. All you really need is an innovative idea and the ability to write it down in one page. This year there are more than $1,500 in total prizes.

Business Plan Competition application


Delta Center for Economic Development

ASU's Delta Center for Economic Development
The Delta Center serves as the Neil Griffin College of Business community outreach division. 

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