AACSB Accredited

The College of Business (CoB) is one of 5% of business schools with accreditation by AACSB International (The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business).

1 of 5%

of business programs with
AACSB international accreditation.

1 of 2

schools in Virginia which is both AACSB-accredited and a full member of the Consortium for International Business Education.

CUIBE Member

The College of Business (CoB) is one of only two schools in the state of Virginia to be both AACSB-accredited and a member of CUIBE.


Best Colleges for Marketing

University HQ

James Madison University has been ranked #7 for the Best Colleges for Marketing by University HQ, 2022.

Sales Education Foundation

JMU's marketing program was named a Top University Sales Program”  by the Sales Education Foundation.


University Sales Programs
Sales Education Foundation

  • Associate Professor of Marketing Tim Ozcan has been selected for the Wampler-Longacre Professorship in Marketing at JMU. His appointment will begin on Sept. 1, 2024 and he will serve in this capacity for five years, through the end of the 2028-2029 academic year. 
  • Janna Parker, associate professor, earned first place for the 2023 Teaching and Learning Publication Award. 
  • Lecturer and Director of the Center for Professional Sales, Richard Tate, is the 2023 winner of the Dr. Otto C. Brenner Award for Outstanding Teaching.
  • The Center for Professional Sales is housed within the Department of Marketing.

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