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Chico State to Offer Project Management Minor in Redding in Spring 2019

August 21, 2018

Beginning spring 2019, students enrolled in Chico State's College of Business BS degree in Business Administration (option in management), delivered at the downtown Redding Shasta College University Center can obtain a minor in project management. Read more...


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College of Business Enhances Flexibility of Management Option at Shasta College in Redding

August 8, 2018

The CSU, Chico College of Business is taking steps to enhance the flexibility and community outreach of its management option for business administration majors in the North State at Shasta College in Redding. Read more...


New Center for Entrepreneurship Director Colleen Robb

Chico State Center for Entrepreneurship Welcomes New Director

July 30, 2018

The Chico State Center for Entrepreneurship is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Colleen Robb to the position of director. Read more...


Terence Lau

New Dean Named for College of Business

July 18, 2018

Terence Lau has accepted the position of Dean of the College of Business at Chico State. He will assume his new responsibilities on January 2, 2019. Read more...


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It All Adds Up for Award-Winning Accounting Alumna

July 18, 2018

As Ashley Casey has taken on greater challenges in her career as an accountantmaking a professional name for herself on the state and national levelsshe has also developed a love for giving back. Read more...


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CSU, Chico College of Business Hosts Student Leaders from West Africa for Five-Week Program

June 21, 2018

Twenty university student leaders from five West African countries arrived at CSU, Chico on June 13 for a five-week long study of social entrepreneurship. Read more...


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Newest College of Business Program Offers Free Financial Planning to Chico Community

June 12, 2018

The Chico State College of Business' newest Program of Distinction, the Center for Excellence in Finance, hosted the first-ever Chico Financial Planning Day. Read more...


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SAGE and the City of Henderson to Host National Tournament for Teen Entrepreneurs

May 23, 2018

Teen entrepreneurs from across the nation are traveling to Henderson, NV to compete for prize money, trophies, and the right to represent the USA in Durban, South Africa in a global competition in August. Read more...


Max Dickstein

Standout Student Feature | Max Dickstein 

May 16, 2018

Senior Max Dickstein has proven to be a standout student through his activity with the Seufferlein Sales Program and the American Marketing Association. Read more...


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'It's Important to Know You're Not Alone': A Star Student's Success Through Struggle

May 7, 2018

Elizabeth Konecny has endured repeated personal struggles on the way to being a standout student. One of her greatest challenges was not doing it alone. Read more...


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Growing Demand for Creative Problem Solving and Marketing Skills Produces New MBA Courses

March 6, 2018

Two new MBA courses "Management of Creativity and Innovation" and "Marketing of Entrepreneurial Ventures" were proposed by experienced faculty members Mitch Casselman and Ryne Johnson. Read more...


Tom Tognoli (BS, Business Administration, '88) hiking in the Andes Mountains in Peru.

Founder, President, and CEO of Intero Real Estate Tom Tognoli Selected as 2018 Distinguished Alumnus

February 22, 2018

Every year the College of Business selects one alumnus to celebrate for their professional accomplishments. This year's distinguished alumnus award winner is founder, president, and CEO of Intero Real Estate Services Tom Tognoli ('88). Read more...


Close up photo of rave bracelet worn by PLUR Technologies team member David Chalem at the 2016 Elevator Pitch Contest. Click to read more.

Entrepreneurship Student Becomes Semifinalist in National Competition

February 8, 2018

Entrepreneurship student Kaytlynne Deardorf has created an innovative software program that has the potential to transform the future of the rave and music festival business. Read more...


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College of Business Receives $50,000 Gift to Establish Scholarship for Accounting Students

January 31, 2018

The College of Business has received an endowment of $50,000 to establish the Fred and June Lucchesi Memorial Accounting Scholarship. Read more...


Graduates at the Master's Commencement Ceremony 2017.

College of Business MBA Program Ranked Among the Highest

January 30, 2018

The MBA Program in the College of Business continues to be recognized for its excellence by Money magazine, Washington Monthly, CEO Magazine, EDUniversal, Princeton Review, and The Financial Engineer (TFE) Review. Read more...


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CSU, Chico's College of Business Receives Esteemed Re-Accreditation

January 22, 2018

CSU, Chico's College of Business has received a prestigious, full five-year re-accreditation from the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB). Read more...