Davis College of Business at Jacksonville University

About DCOB

Why Davis?




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1. Teacher-Scholars Who Always Place Your Learning First.

With more than 41 full-time fa​culty trained at the world's leading universities, we know what excellent teaching takes... and we're committed to providing that every day.Their active scholarship translates knowledge into practical use inside and outside the classroom.

 

2. First-Rate Programs Benchmarked Against The Very Best.

We continually improve the content and quality of our programs to be sure they remain relevant and at the leading edge of business programs anywhere in the world. We eng​age all our stakeholders in this effort - students, alumni, supporting and hiring organizations, and the larger business community - and the results show.

 

3. Attention to Your Development as a Leader.

Whether you're an undergraduate or graduate student, few business schools will place as much emphasis and invest as many resources in your development as we do. No bu​siness school has gone as far with leadership advancement as Davis!

 

4. Peers That Are Not Just Classmates, but Friends for Life.

Teams are a way of life in the Davis College an​d whether you're working on a team project or as part of a student organization; your classmates are as dedicated as you to great performance. We know that many become friends for life after graduation.

 

5. A Focus on Career Preparation.

Leadership development helps, but we also know that strong mentoring and access to the right resources makes the transition after graduation even smoother. Numerous career-related services and access to faculty and staff exist to make this possible, along with extensive internship and study abroad oppor​tunities.

 

6. A Worldwide Alumni Network.

It doesn't matter where you live, there are very likely JU alumni somewhere nearby. The network is extensive and provides a wonderful resource for you as you develop your career. It p​rovides an opportunity to continue shaping the programs from which you graduated.

 

7. Facilities and Technologies That Support Learning.

The Davis College resides in a modern ​building with classrooms and technologies comparable to the best business schools. Information technologies make learning as easy and efficient as possible.

 

8. Learning Within a Liberal Arts Tradition.

JU is a comprehensive university with several grea​t professional programs, but at its heart are values and learning approaches based in a liberal arts tradition. This tradition emphasizes critical thinking and broad-based inquiry and knowledge.

9. A Location at the World’s Crossroads.

Jacksonville is a major global business center that grows in stature every year. Many companies operate here and the local healthcare, bio/medical, software, logistics and transportation and financial services industries are growing rapidly. At the same time, Jacksonville is a friendly city close to beaches and attractions that ​offer many entertainment options.

 

10. Accreditations That Assure Quality.

JU and the Davis College are regionally and internationally accredited and meet the highest quality standards.​​​​​