AACSB Accredited

The University of Tampa’s Sykes College of Business is a leading private institution focused on the development of tomorrow’s global leaders. Our commitment to excellence is reflected in our AACSB accreditation — a recognition that places us among the top 5 percent of graduate business schools worldwide.

Our innovative programs encompass the latest tools and techniques, equipping students with the advanced problem solving and analytical skills needed to excel in a globally competitive market. The college enjoys a vibrant connection with the business community, and our students benefit from vast experiential learning and networking opportunities. Numerous concentration options are offered within our MBA and M.S. programs, allowing students to explore their talents and personalize their courses of study.

Our faculty members boast an impressive combination of advanced academic credentials and practical business experience. They not only do an outstanding job of teaching and mentoring but are engaged in relevant academic and industry-based research. This research keeps us involved in the development of new theories and helps in our pedagogical mission.

Sykes College of Business

The Sykes College of Business is an integral part of a 100-acre university campus nestled in the heart of Tampa. As a comprehensive institution, The University of Tampa provides a full spectrum of resources, qualified faculty and modern facilities.
The Sykes College of Business is one of the elite private schools in the Southeast accredited at both the graduate and undergraduate levels by AACSB International-The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business. AACSB International is the premier business accrediting organization, promoting excellence and continuous improvement in undergraduate and graduate education.

What Sets Us Apart

In the heart of one of Florida’s most vibrant business communities, The University of Tampa’s Sykes College of Business offers a world-class education with an international reputation for success.

At the Sykes College of Business, we are proud of the features that distinguish us among the world’s top business programs:

  • Highest Accreditation
  • Innovative Curriculum
  • Outstanding Faculty
  • Experiential Learning
  • High-tech Facilities

The Sykes College of Business is where tomorrow’s business leaders – from just around the corner to the far reaches of the globe – come to learn, develop and network. Highly qualified students of diverse ages and backgrounds receive advanced training in an array of disciplines from faculty members with a pulse on the business community.

Programs taught in:
  • English (US)

This school also offers:

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University of Tampa - Sykes College of Business

The University of Tampa Master of Science in Accounting program prepares students for the dynamic nature of a professional career in accounting. Offering both full and pa ... [+]

The University of Tampa Master of Science in Accounting program prepares students for the dynamic nature of a professional career in accounting. Offering both full and part-time schedules, the Master of Science in Accounting graduate curriculum includes courses to help students meet the educational requirements for professional certifications and related exams.

Accounting is often called the language of business. Organizations plan, assess and report the results of operations, financial condition and cash position using accounting principles to prepare financial statements that express business operations to both internal and external users of financial information.

External users assess creditability, performance, risk and investment potential, while internal users assess the efficiency of resource allocation, performance, and achievement of strategic objectives in the daily management of a business. All organizations, whether large or small, rely on accountants to record and report the activities of the business.... [-]

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The University of Tampa's Master of Science degree program in criminology and criminal justice prepares students for both practitioner and management careers in criminal ... [+]

The University of Tampa's Master of Science degree program in criminology and criminal justice prepares students for both practitioner and management careers in criminal justice and public safety. Students interested in learning more about this program should contact the Department of Criminology and Criminal Justice graduate program coordinator, Chris Capsambelis.

Benefits Launch or advance your career in law enforcement, corrections, probation and parole, victim advocacy or criminal justice management. Begin program in fall, spring or summer; graduate within two years. Earn credentials to pursue doctoral studies or to teach at the college level. Choose a thesis or non-thesis option based on educational or career goals. Conduct research with faculty members. Integrated B.S./M.S. option, available for qualified undergraduates. Comprehensive Curriculum ... [-]
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The University of Tampa's Master of Science in Cybersecurity prepares students for careers in the dynamic and growing cybersecurity industry. Rapid technology changes and ... [+]

The University of Tampa's Master of Science in Cybersecurity prepares students for careers in the dynamic and growing cybersecurity industry. Rapid technology changes and the evolving threats that face modern organizations require educated and equipped cybersecurity professionals. With small class sizes and a cutting-edge cybersecurity lab, this specialized graduate program emphasizes hands-on learning using real-world tools and virtual environments.

The curriculum covers critical topics in cybersecurity and gives students the option of taking valuable courses in project management, business analytics, enterprise systems, and SAP certification. The program is also ideal for those wishing to advance in the fields of law enforcement, criminology, criminal justice, forensics, law, and government.... [-]

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Offered by the Sykes College of Business’ nationally acclaimed Lowth Entrepreneurship Center, the Master of Science in Entrepreneurship builds the critical business and e ... [+]

Offered by the Sykes College of Business’ nationally acclaimed Lowth Entrepreneurship Center, the Master of Science in Entrepreneurship builds the critical business and entrepreneurial skills needed to develop and launch new enterprises. The program also appeals to professionals who wish to incorporate innovation and vision into existing companies or to engage in social entrepreneurship. The program emphasizes experiential learning. Students may focus on their own projects throughout the curriculum, or team with companies in UT’s incubator and accelerator programs. When students enter the program, a customized approach to their learning is developed by faculty advisors, with the goal of helping them reach their personal objectives.... [-]

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Finance students are prepared for careers in private industry and government in such areas as banking, brokerage, individual and institutional investments, insurance, fin ... [+]

The University of Tampa Master of Science in Finance prepares students for careers in the ever-changing financial industry. Changes in the investment industry and the financial markets require well-trained financial professionals to make value-enhancing decisions as information becomes available and the business environment changes.

Finance students are prepared for careers in private industry and government in such areas as banking, brokerage, individual and institutional investments, insurance, financial analysis and planning, portfolio management and more. Several courses have integrated the CFA® curriculum as provided by CFA Institute and are based on the Candidate Body of Knowledge (CBOK) from the CFA® Program. Topics in these courses assist students in preparation for the CFA® exam.*... [-]

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The M.S. in Instructional Design and Technology program at The University of Tampa addresses a growing field in learning and human performance and provides a multidiscipl ... [+]

The M.S. in Instructional Design and Technology program at The University of Tampa addresses a growing field in learning and human performance and provides a multidisciplinary area of study that draws students from many disciplines and backgrounds. Instructional designers understand and utilize technologies as both product (e.g., Web-based courses) and process (e.g., iterative and formative approaches to learner assessment).

Given the diverse career tracks in instructional design, this program offers students the flexibility to customize their course of study based on individual goals and interests. Graduates of the program are well prepared to practice their unique, multidisciplinary profession in a variety of settings, including business, K-12 schools, higher education, government, and military, or to pursue doctoral studies.... [-]

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The University of Tampa Master of Science in Marketing integrates cutting-edge theory and application to prepare students for successful careers in the marketing field. T ... [+]

The University of Tampa Master of Science in Marketing integrates cutting-edge theory and application to prepare students for successful careers in the marketing field. The degree provides you with an innovative and specialized academic curriculum and enhances your career skills in marketing management, product and brand management, marketing research or sales management.

Given the diverse career tracks in marketing, this program gives you the flexibility to design your own course of study based on your goals and interests. The curriculum also supports preparation for the Professional Certified Marketer™ exam offered by the American Marketing Association™.

Integrating Brand and Business Strategies ... [-]
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The University of Tampa - Sykes College of Business

The University of Tampa - Sykes College of Business
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401 W. Kennedy Blvd. Fairgrounds Building
33606 Tampa, Florida, USA
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