Located in the heart of Alabama's business center, University of Alabama at Birmingham's Collat School of Business offers an engaging learning environment with classrooms extending well beyond the walls of the University of Alabama at Birmingham campus. Our unique location allows our faculty to integrate the practical experiences of the State's leading companies--from Fortune 500 corporations to entrepreneurial startups--into the programs we offer. Our students gain valuable, real-world experience through a wide variety of internships and other opportunities in the business community. We create and disseminate business knowledge that transforms the lives of our students and stakeholders by leveraging our locational advantages for the benefit of our local, national, and global constituents. We strive to be a renowned business school focused on leadership, innovation, and entrepreneurship.