For more than 135 years, Sam Houston State University has been preparing students for meaningful lives of achievement. Its motto, "The Measure of a Life is its Service," echoes across SHSU's seven colleges and beyond its Texas campus through student research, creative endeavors, service learning, student engagement, volunteering and more. The College of Business Administration offers challenging classes taught by highly qualified faculty. Small classes encourage an interactive and personal educational environment for our students. The College of Business Administration offers the bachelor of business administration degree at the undergraduate level in 11 major fields of study: accounting, banking and financial institutions, economics, entrepreneurship, finance, general business administration, human resource management, international business, management, management information systems, and marketing. In addition, the college offers a four-and-a-half-year degree program for qualified students leading to a BBA in general business administration with a specialization in PGA golf management. The College offers a variety of out-of-class programs to contribute to its students' professional development. At the graduate level the college offers the Master of Business Administration, the Master of Science in accounting, and the Master of Science in project management. The college also offers an online Executive MBA in Banking and Financial Institutions.