Mario J. Gabelli School of Business

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    Highest Accreditation

    GSB is among the 5% of business schools worldwide accredited by AACSB International, the world's largest and elite business education alliance.

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    Real World Opportunities

    GSB students participate in internships giving them the skills and diverse experiences that are most desirable for employers and graduate school admission.

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Academic Programs

The Mario J. Gabelli School of Business offers a variety of business majors and minors. The School is accredited by AACSB International, which represents the highest standard of achievement for business schools worldwide.

Interested in business, but not sure what major to focus on? Visit Undeclared at GSB for resources on how you can explore your options before making a decision.

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The Gabelli School of Business is accredited by AACSB International, the world’s largest business education alliance. The designation guarantees we meet the highest standards, as only 5% of business schools worldwide have this elite accreditation.

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A Leader in Experiential Education

The Gabelli School emphasizes experiential learning in our mission and in practice, and it has become a distinguishing characteristic of the educational experience Gabelli offers. From regional to national competitions, internship experiences, and on-campus resources including the Stoico Center and Bloomberg Lab, students will be immersed in a variety of learning experiences.

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School of Business Highlights

At GSB, we are constantly innovating to prepare our students for new industries and opportunities in an always evolving global marketplace. 

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Faculty and Staff

Composed of experienced academics and accomplished business professionals, our faculty and staff are experts in merging theory with practice. Both inside and outside the classrooms, they help guide students to successful careers. We do not use teaching assistants or graduate assistants in the classroom. Our talented and dedicated faculty and practitioner faculty, most of whom are drawn from the most senior levels of corporate leadership, provide all classroom instruction.

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Advancing Women in Business

The business world needs more powerful women leaders.  Research has shown that organizations with diverse management and leadership ranks are more successful.  Those of us at the Gabelli School of Business at RWU are keenly aware of this and we are committed and passionate about our role and opportunity to shape these future leaders.

Women in Business at RWU

"The Center for Advanced Financial Education, known as CAFE, is a two-semester credit-based program taught in a Wall Street simulator, equipped with the latest technology and equipment.

For students in CAFE, they gain experiential knowledge of the high-risk world of global investing in preparation for a career in the financial sector. And it’s not a theoretical simulator. The pressure for the students to deliver is real, as hundreds of thousands of dollars in a student-run fund are on the line."

- "These investment funds put students in charge of the money,"Providence Business News, March 4, 2022.

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Supporting the Budget for Space Exploration

Abigail Clermont, RWU Class of 2020
Business Administration (MBA 3+1 or 4+1)

The AACSB-accredited Master of Business Administration program offers convenient and time-efficient ways to earn a bachelor's degree and MBA in just four or five years. A joint JD/MBA program option is also available. Abigail Clermont got ahead of the competition through the 4+1 MBA program at RWU. She achieved her childhood dream of working for NASA and works as a Financial Analyst within the NASA's Human Exploration and Operations Mission Directorate.

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