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Why Analytics and R Continue to Grow

Why Analytics and R Continue to Grow

From economic and political forecasting to picking the next super bowl winner, data analysis continues to help make sense of the world around us. Among data scientists, data analysis software R, a powerful programming language that is both free and open source, continues to gain popularity for its ease of use and seemingly endless applications. Since the software’s original release in 2000, R has continued to gain popularity. In 2009, a New York Time’s article highlighted the software’s popularity among companies…

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Explore Our Programs: MBA

Explore Our Programs: MBA

Three Things to Know About Getting Your MBA at UD   1. Flexible and relevant. The University of Dallas’ MBA program is designed for the working professional, meaning we embrace the educational philosophy that “experience matters” on a school-wide level. Our faculty are experienced, industry professionals and our graduate programs are offered at convenient times and in convenient formats. 2. Real-world business experiences.  A hallmark of the MBA program is the culminating Capstone Consulting Experience in which MBA students work…

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2016 Fall Incoming Class Profile Infographic

2016 Fall Incoming Class Profile Infographic

As you consider graduate business schools, you’re probably thinking about questions like: “Who will my professors be?“, “What should I study?” or even “Do I really need an MBA?” And while all of those questions are important, another question you should ask is: “Can I see myself in this program?” Using statistics for our incoming fall 2016 class, we’ve created an infographic to help you see who they are, what they’re studying and where they come from.

A Day in the Life of a DBA Student

A Day in the Life of a DBA Student

After 18 years in the accounting industry, doctor of business administration student, Gabe Dickey realized his true passion was teaching. “Being in the classroom, working with students and mentoring them to reach their goals is the most rewarding experience I’ve had in my career,” said Dickey, executive professor at the University of Northern Colorado’s Monfort College of Business. Drawing from his nearly two decades of experience as an accounting executive, Dickey discovered that his unique perspective in the academic arena enhanced…

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Gupta College of Business Dean Discusses UD

Gupta College of Business Dean Discusses UD

Following the announcement of his appointment as Dean of the Gupta College of Business Brett J. L. Landry, Ph.D., joined Starlene Stringer on Irving Community News Network (ICTN). Landry and Stringer discussed the UD culture, the history of the college of business and graduate business programs. Check out their conversation below.  

GMAT Optional

GMAT Optional

When prospective students hear the GMAT is optional for applicants to our master of science and MBA degrees, there’s sometimes an air of skepticism. With thousands of business schools around the world relying on the GMAT for over 60 years to prove students have business management aptitude, we can certainly understand why. A New Admissions Approach But in recent years, many schools around the country have begun to eliminate the GMAT while others have placed less of an emphasis on…

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Meet UDallas MBA Professor, Laura Muñoz

Meet UDallas MBA Professor, Laura Muñoz

University of Dallas faculty member, Laura Muñoz, Ph.D, has been promoted to associate professor of marketing at the Satish & Yasmin Gupta College of Business. Muñoz’s research over the last decade has covered matters within professional selling, marketing and entrepreneurship and pedagogy. Throughout her research into professional selling, Muñoz has been a proponent of the theory of neutralizations, taking her findings to businesses looking to proactively create or improve ethical culture within their organization. Business Research Piqued by Curiosity “My…

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Why You Should Consider Our Global Business Degree

Why You Should Consider Our Global Business Degree

This fall the Satish & Yasmin Gupta College of Business will add two new offerings to the current Master of Science and Master of Business Administration degree programs by including a major and concentration in Global Business and Business Analytics. Click here for a post on the benefits of our Business Analytics program. A Changing Global Economy In recent years, the global economy has seen industries in western markets becoming more and more saturated. In the face of stagnant or…

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MS or MBA: Which Business School Degree is Best for You?

MS or MBA: Which Business School Degree is Best for You?

Students apply to graduate business school for a variety of reasons. While many simply want to expand or update their knowledge in a particular field, an overwhelming majority want to increase their job opportunities. If you find yourself in the latter group, you probably fall into one of three categories: you’re looking to enhance on your current work experience and develop your career. you’re interested in changing your career. you are an aspiring entrepreneur. Whichever category you fall into will…

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The UDallas Graduate Business Class of 2015 by the Numbers

The UDallas Graduate Business Class of 2015 by the Numbers

Have you wondered how you would fit into our graduate business program? We’ve got the stats on the 2015 Satish & Yasmin Gupta College of Business summer MBA and MS graduates! This infographic originally premiered in the UDallas summer 2015 edition of Tower Magazine, showcasing business students by the numbers. Check out the interesting numbers below.