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UT Tyler College of Business and Technology

About CBT


The College of Business and Technology (CBT) began as the School of Business in January 1973. In 1998, The University of Texas at Tyler School of Business Administration was approved for accreditation by AACSB. UT Tyler launched an online Master of Business Administration (MBA) in 2000. In 2008, the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board authorized the Ph.D. in Human Resource Development program. The Department of Computer Science and Computer Information Systems was added to the CBT School of Technology in 2014.

CBT Today

The College of Business and Technology (CBT) is comprised of the following departments: Accounting, Finance, Business Law, Management and Marketing and  Human Resource Development. In addition, the CBT houses the School of Technology which includes Industrial Technology, Industrial Management, and Information Technology (Computer Science and Computer Information Systems).

CBT Organizational Chart

To support the academic programs, the College has a Computer Integrated Manufacturing Lab as well as the Brookshire Grocery Company Retail Lab.

To connect the College to the business community, there are six outreach centers:

Who We Are - Fall 2016 

2,629: Total CBT Students
      60: Full-Time Faculty
      15: Full-Time Staff

Undergraduate Programs

Bachelor of Business Administration

Bachelor of Science

Graduate Programs

Ph.D. in Human Resource Development

Student Organizations

The CBT has several student organizations, including: ATMAE, Accounting Society, Beta Alpha Psi, Beta Gamma Sigma, CBT Ambassadors, ENACTUS, Epsilon Pi Tau, Financial Management Association, and SHRM.

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