Performance Measures

The Dillard College of Business Administration (DCOBA) at MSU was accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) International in April 2010.  Founded in 1916, AACSB International is the longest-serving global accrediting body for business schools that offer undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral degrees in business and accounting. Accreditation represents the highest standard of achievement for business schools worldwide. Institutions that earn accreditation confirm their commitment to quality and continuous improvement through a rigorous and comprehensive peer review.

Statistics from DCOBA:

Fall Retention Rate for DCOBA First-time Students
Fall Cohort DCOBA
Retained
DCOBA % Retained Retained
Other College
Retained
MSU
Retained
Total
Not Retained MSU Not Retained
2011 170 103 60.59% 12 7.06% 67.65% 55 32.35%
2012 161 107 66.46% 7 4.35% 70.81% 47 29.19%
2013 208 127 61.06% 22 10.58% 71.63% 59 28.37%
2014 185 108 58.38% 17 9.19% 67.57% 60 32.43%
2015 220 153 69.55% 9 4.09% 73.64% 58 26.36%
2016 207 115 55.56% 15 7.25% 62.8% 77 37.2%

 

Fall Enrollment by Degree Plan - BBA/MBA
BBA Degree 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
Accounting 216 172 176 193 162
Economics 15 18 23 27 21
Finance 115 103 91 103 132
General Business 142 134 137 134 150
Management 164 175 160 170 197
Management Info. Systems 50 51 53 62 61
Marketing 114 148 150 159 155
TOTAL MAJORS (27 double majors)         878
TOTAL MAJORS Enrollment         851
MBA Degree 47 43 45 53 55

 

Graduates Per Year in DCOBA BBA/MBA
Year BBA MBA
2011-12 194 34
2012-13 180 22
2013-14 169 21
2014-15 160 15
2015-16 162 21

 

6 Year Graduation Rates of First-time, Full-time Students in DCOBA
  Fall 2006 Cohort Fall 2007 Cohort Fall 2008 Cohort Fall 2009 Cohort
First-time, Full-time Cohort 105 -- 119 -- 112 -- 87 --
Graduated in 6 years in DCOBA 34 32.4% 44 37.0% 39 34.8% 24 27.6%
Graduated from MSU in Other College 9 8.6% 21 17.6% 10 8.9% 12 13.8%
Graduated in over 6 Years from MSU 4 3.8% 1 0.8% 4 3.6% 0 0.0%
Did not Graduate from MSU 58 55.2% 52 43.7% 59 52.7% 51 58.6%

 

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