With 7,000+ graduates, it’s easy to see why Manderson matters

The Manderson Graduate School of Business houses eleven distinct master’s degree programs, seven of which offer Ph.D. tracks. Within each cohort, students gain real world experience, acquire quantitative and qualitative skills, and hone their business acumen. Our curriculum offers recent graduates a significant return on investment and competitive edge in the business world. Maintain momentum and join Manderson, today.


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Our Story

Culverhouse Dean Lee Bidgood recognized a need to expand graduate program opportunities for business students in 1944. He seized the opportunity to found an MBA program that was both ahead of its time and one of the first offerings in the southeast. In 1987, Culverhouse named its graduate division The Manderson Graduate School of Business in recognition of Lewis Manderson’s exemplary record, generosity, and foresight.

The graduate school of business continues to provide Specialized Master’s, MBA, EMBA, and Ph.D. programs for its students.

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