Graham School of Management
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Developing business leaders for personal, professional and service excellence
At the Graham School of Management (GSM) at Saint Xavier University, ensuring students achieve academic excellence and social responsibility form the cornerstones of our mission.
In our undergraduate and graduate business programs, students are taught by our experienced faculty who provide a comprehensive, innovative curriculum matched with experiential learning to prepare students to serve as leaders in business.
GSM is accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business International (AACSB), one of the highest standards for business schools worldwide. We are also a signatory of the United Nations-sponsored Principles for Responsible Management Education (PRME) that we partner with to integrate business ethics, corporate social responsibility and sustainability into our curriculum.
We also foster more than 150 business relationships to provide meaningful experiential learning opportunities for students.
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Choose one of six concentrations to earn your BBA.
Master of Business Administration
Choose from one of seven concentrations and earn your MBA in as little as two years!
Map out your road to completion.
MBA at Chicago Police Department
Chicago police officers can conveniently pursue their MBA with classes held at the CPD Education and Training Division.
Graduate Dual Degree Programs
GSM is proud of our business graduates. Our alumni have successfully gone on to work as business professionals regionally, nationally and globally, as many continue to contribute to SXU as mentors to our business students.
Alumni reflect on their experience at the Graham School of Management at Saint Xavier University in the video below:
Listen to Kimberly Kozak as she shares her experience as a transfer student at the Graham School of Management.
Calling All Alumni!
Learn more about our Alumni Loyalty Scholarship that supports the lifelong learning of our SXU graduates.
Graham School of Management Support Centers
|Experiential Learning Center
Experiential Learning Center provides opportunities for undergraduate and graduate students to engage in a hands-on learning experience conducted in field based settings with relevant firms outside the traditional classroom environment.
Center for the Study of Financial Markets and Derivatives
The Center for the Study of Financial Markets and Derivatives is committed to prepare SXU students for today's competitive job market on a national and international level. This involves merging modern finance theories with hands-on practice and real-time data of the world financial markets. The Center provides a state-of-the-art trading floor, 15 high-end configured workstations, real-time data feeds and a variety of analytical and financial software.
Center for the Study of Fraud and Corruption
Through its academic research the Center for the Study of Fraud and Corruption seeks to add to the knowledge base on fraud and corruption. Through its educational programs, training and continuing education courses, and community outreach efforts, CSFC will share this knowledge so as to enhance efforts to detect, prevent and deter fraud and corruption in both the private and the public sector.
Awarding Academic Excellence with Beta Gamma Sigma
GSM belongs to the Beta Gamma Sigma (BGS) Honors Society that recognizes academic excellence in business studies. Each year, students who rank in the top 10% of the undergraduate class and 20% of the graduate class are nominated to join the Beta Gamma Sigma Honors Society at the GSM and are inducted as a BGS lifetime member with exclusive access to educational and professional benefits.
Meet the GSM Dean
Dr. Mark S. Rosenbaum, dean of the Graham School of Management, arrived at Saint Xavier University in 2019 from the University of South Carolina where he served as professor and chair of the Department of Retailing. Prior, he was Kohl's Corporation professor of retailing at Northern Illinois University and assistant professor of marketing at the University of Hawaii.
Dr. Rosenbaum is a three-time Fulbright recipient: a 2009 Fulbright Scholar in Cambodia, a 2015 Senior Fulbright Scholar in Nepal and a 2019 Fulbright Specialist in Uzbekistan. He is currently the co-editor of the Journal of Services Marketing and an associate editor at the Journal of Business Research. Serving as research faculty fellow at the W.P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University, Dr. Rosenbaum has also been a visiting professor at the American Hotel Academy in Brasov, Romania and at Externado University in Bogota, Colombia.
Prior to academia, Dr. Rosenbaum worked in the fine jewelry industry and in luxury retailing. He received his B.S. from Indiana University, MBA from the University of Illinois at Chicago, M.A. from New York University, M.S. from San Diego State University and Ph.D. from Arizona State University. To learn more about Dr. Rosenbaum, please see his LinkedIn page.