College of Business Accreditation


Central State University’s College of Business received 10-year accreditation from the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP) http://www.acbsp.org/


Established in 1988, ACBSP is the only organization offering specialized business accreditation for all degree levels, from associate to baccalaureate to doctoral degree programs. ACBSP accreditation certifies that the teaching and learning processes within the College of Business at Central State University meets the rigorous educational standards established by ACBSP.


The accreditation covers the two degree programs offered in the College – The BS in Accounting and the BS in Business Administration degrees. The BS in Business Administration degree program currently has eight concentrations. Of the eight concentration areas, the following seven concentration areas are accredited by ACBSP: Entrepreneurship, Finance, Hospitality Management, International Business, Management, Management Information Systems, and Marketing.


The new concentration in Agribusiness which has yet to graduate a student is not accredited by ACBSP at this time.


The accreditation acknowledges the University’s commitment to teaching excellence and quality improvement.


Assessment Report AY2014-15 (PDF)


Assessment Report AY2015-16 (PDF)


Assessment Report AY2016-17 (PDF)


Graduate Placement 2017 (PDF)


Graduate Placement 2018 (PDF)