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$1.1 million gift establishes Finley Chair in American Business

Continuing a legacy of support for UTC, a $1.1 million gift from the Finley family has created the W. Max Finley Chair for Excellence in American Business to honor the entrepreneurial energy and career of the late W. Max Finley, former Chairman of the RockTenn Corporation. The W. Max Finley Chair will employ or retain a distinguished faculty member for the UTC College of Business who will focus on

Krystal presents UTC College of Business with artifact collection

Krystal is a fast food icon founded in Chattanooga during the Great Depression that now spans the Southeast. On January 28, the Krystal Company presented the College of Business with a collection of artifacts from Krystal’s history to inform and inspire UTC students. Krystal also endowed two scholarships for UTC business students.

UTC College of Business Online MBA program ranked among the best by U.S. News & World Report

The UTC College of Business made the list of Best Online MBA programs, ranking in the top fifty programs in the country.  Best Online MBA Programs are selected based on factors including admissions selectivity, reputation for excellence among peer institutions and academic and career support services offered to students.  View the U.S. News & World Report ranking. The UTC online MBA offers: The opportunity to earn a respected master’s

Two UTC programs ranked among the best by U.S. News & World Report

When U.S. News & World Report released the 2015-16 Best Online Programs, two programs at UTC made the list. The UTC College of Engineering and Computer Science (CECS) is ranked in the top ten Best Online Graduate Engineering Programs.  CECS offers a fully online Engineering Management graduate program and a variety of graduate online courses in Engineering and Computer Science.  The distinguishing characteristics of the UTC Online Graduate Engineering

Kuwaiti student reenrolls at UTC to pursue MBA online

Mervat Haroun has had a dream of completing her MBA at UTC since the 1990s. Now, thanks to the online MBA program, she has that opportunity. Haroun lived in Kuwait until the Iraqi invasion by Saddam Hussein in 1990. With the help of the U.S. State Department, she and her family fled the country for the safety of daughter, Sarah, who was later born in Martin, Tennessee, and was