Jun 24, 2024  
University Catalog 2023-2024 
University Catalog 2023-2024 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

College of Business and Economics

Information about the College of Business and Economics

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Administration Offices

Office of the Dean

Simpson Tower F124
(323) 343-2800
Website: College of Business and Economics

Student Services Center

Salazar Hall 256B
(323) 343-2810
Email: cbestudentservices@calstatela.edu
Website: CBE Undergraduate Advisement

Graduate Resource Center

Simpson Tower F517
(323) 343-2806
Email: jratan@calstatela.edu
Email: Belem.Enciso@calstatela.edu
Website: CBE Graduate Program


Dean:  Tye Jackson,
Interim Associate Dean: Ramon A. Castillo
Director of Student Success and Advising: T. Fox
Resource Manager: Aimee Lim

Our Mission

We develop engaged leaders and foster their professional and social mobility to benefit Greater Los Angeles and the world.

We fulfill our mission by:

  • Creating positive change and innovation through continuous improvements that promote a culture of excellence, particularly in terms of student success and professional development.
  • Generating impact on the professional and social mobility of our students, the scholarly disciplines, the business community, and local organizations through our teaching and research in basic, applied, pedagogical, and other intellectual contributions.
  • Building relationships and engagement with staff, faculty, alumni, and supporters in a collaborative environment.

Our Vision

We aspire to become the top business college within the California State University system in graduation rate, employability and social mobility.


The College of Business and Economics is nationally accredited, at both graduate and undergraduate levels, by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB). The College has been accredited since 1960.

There are six departments:

The College and the six Departments offer 7 graduate and 3 undergraduate degree programs, 15 minors, 17 undergraduate and 9 postbaccalaureate certificate programs. Programs and courses offered by the departments are listed on the department’s page.  The interdisciplinary programs and courses are offered by the College.