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A Message from Dean James R. Lumpkin
Dean James R. LumpkinWelcome to the College of Business at Louisiana Tech University. I hope that you will share my excitement when you see what the College has to offer you as a potential student.

With an outstanding faculty and opportunities created through our various partnerships with business professionals, economic development engines and the local, state, and national business communities, I believe the College of Business provides you with hands-on opportunities for an exceptional college experience. The Center for Entrepreneurship and Information Technology (CEnIT), which is a collaborative project between the College of Business and the College of Engineering and Science, is a unique way to explore business ideas. The interdisciplinary courses have created a culture of entrepreneurial thinking which is essential to success in today's business environments.

The College offers a comprehensive array of business programs at both the undergraduate and graduate levels:

  • Bachelor of Science
    • Accounting
    • Business Administration
    • Computer Information Systems
    • Economics
    • Finance
    • Management - Business Management and Entrepreneurship
    • Management - Human Resource Management
    • Management - Sustainable Supply Chain Management
    • Marketing
  • Master of Business Administration (MBA)
  • Master of Professional Accountancy (MPA)
  • Executive Master of Business Administration (EMBA)
  • Doctor of Business Administration (DBA)

Our graduate and undergraduate programs at the College are fully accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS) and additionally by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB International). The College also offers the only doctoral program in the north Louisiana.

I hope you will take time to explore our comprehensive web site and visit our campus to learn more about the College of Business. If I can be of any assistance in your college selection process, please contact me at

Contact Information:

Dr. James R. Lumpkin, Dean
Chase Professor of Business
(318) 257-4526