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Brandmeyer Center for Applied Economics
Brandmeyer Center for Applied Economics

The Brandmeyer Center for Applied Economics helps advance the economic development of the state and region by offering economic analysis and economic education relevant for policymakers, community leaders and other interested citizens.

Center for Business Analytics Research
Center for Business Analytics Research

The Center for Business Analytics Research (CBAR) advances the science and practice of business analytics by bringing together corporate executives, faculty and students to promote business analytics research, outreach and teaching.

Center for Banking Excellence
Center for Banking Excellence

The KU Center for Banking Excellence is focused on outreach activities designed to produce and disseminate new learning about performance, practice and regulation in the banking industry.

Center for Entrepreneurship
Center for Entrepreneurship

The Center for Entrepreneurship fosters entrepreneurial mindsets among students and faculty, through education, research and outreach programs, by developing capabilities to create products and services that add social and economic value to society.

Davis Center for Figure Sense

The Davis Center for Figure Sense exists to instill a stronger figure sense into the habits of thinking and communicating.

The school and accounting program are accredited by AACSB International, The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business
Our Finance Scholars travel to Wall Street every year
Students in Applied Portfolio Management class manage a fund valued at $1 million
Business students get hands-on experience valuing and analyzing investments
Top 20 undergraduate accounting program —Bloomberg Businessweek
One of 34 U.S. public institutions in the prestigious Association of American Universities
44 nationally ranked graduate programs.
—U.S. News & World Report
Top 50 nationwide for size of library collection.
5th nationwide for service to veterans —"Best for Vets: Colleges," Military Times
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