Two year public universities, such as a community colleges, charge US$3,730 on average for in-state students, but these institutions usually do not offer Bachelors or MBA degrees. Private institutions in the United States all charge tuition, often considerably more than their public counterparts. The first business schools appeared in Europe in the eighteenth century and multiplied from the beginning of the nineteenth century.


With our central ethos of ‘useful learning,’ we aim to engage externally at all stages of learning at Strathclyde Business School. Many organisations have benefited from engaging with our students and there are opportunities to access a wide talent pool. PostgraduateGet information on our full range of postgraduate programmes and scholarship availability. UndergraduateFind out what we offer, how to apply, international exchange, and our innovative Management Development Programme. Access your dedicated alumni website, careers support, networking opportunities, and find out about the WBS Global Mentoring Programme. Our mission is to create ideas that deepen and advance our understanding of management and with those ideas to develop innovative, principled, and insightful leaders who change the world.

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1898 – On the west coast Haas School of Business is established as the College of Commerce of the University of California with Carl Copping Plehn as the Dean in 1898 and became the first public business school. The Booth School of Business The University of Chicago Booth School of Business also traces its beginnings to 1898 when university faculty member James Laurence Laughlin chartered the College of Commerce and Politics. An intellectually rigorous management education that expands your skillset and career opportunities.

  • Our programs empower students to continually practice applying theory to solve real-world business challenges and build the skillset of an exceptional businessperson.
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