Dean's Message

Dean Steven McClungChoosing a university and a major are two of the biggest decisions you’re going to make. We here at the College of Business and Industry (CBI) at Jacksonville State University want to let you know that your decision to enroll in the CBI is a great choice. We are going to help you begin a fulfilling career. Our programs in Communication, Business, and Applied Engineering are nationally and internationally accredited and we have dedicated faculty and advisors who are focused on your success.

The CBI faculty will provide you with the instruction and mentorship you’ll need to enter your chosen field. The areas of study in the CBI span a broad range of professional areas including Public Relations, Finance, Accounting, Applied Manufacturing Engineering, Marketing, and Management. Our online MBA provides students access to an AACSB accredited degree that’s affordable and works on your schedule.

We are constantly working with our alumni and friends in industry to form networking opportunities to help you meet people who are looking for new employees. We have on-campus facilities that allow students hands on experience in engineering, financial investing, and media production. Very soon, we will enter a new era for the CBI as we move into a state-of-the-art facility with the latest technology.

We are working hard to provide you with the best opportunity to start and establish your career. We’re glad you’re here, and we’re here to help you.  If you have any questions, please contact us.

Steven McClung, Dean
College of Business and Industry