About the Jindal School of Management


About the Naveen Jindal School of Management (JSOM)

The University of Texas at Dallas Naveen Jindal School of Management is the largest of UT Dallas’ seven schools, with a fall 2014 enrollment of more than 7,500, about half of whom are graduate students. The school provides outstanding tuition value, a wide variety of classes on campus and online, flexible scheduling and a convenient location easily accessed from U.S. Highway 75 (Central Expressway), the President George Bush Turnpike and Dallas North Tollway.

The Jindal School of Management keeps abreast of corporate and industry needs as an essential component in providing students with rigorous training and relevant skills for professional success. Programs are offered at the bachelor’s, master’s, PhD and Executive levels. Programs focus on five areas of business specialization:

A broad array of internship and scholarship opportunities is made available to the Jindal School students each academic year. The school operates its own Career Management Center, which students may use in addition to the campus-wide . At least 40 student organizations are based in the school. Most of these focus on career development in specific fields and build networking, internship and employment opportunities.

The school’s faculty has an excellent reputation based on members’ teaching, research and business expertise. Based on faculty publications in 24 leading business journals spanning all areas of business over the last four years, the Jindal School of Management ranks No. 11 in North America in research productivity and No. 12 globally, according to The UTD Top 100 Business School Research Rankings™ (2015). In 2013, Financial Times ranked the school at No. 18 in the world for faculty research productivity.

U.S. News & World Report ranks the school’s Full-Time MBA at No. 37 (tied) in the nation and tied for No. 16 among public university programs in the United States. In the same ranking, the publication places the Part-Time Professional MBA (PMBA) at No. 22 (tied) in the nation and tied for No.12 among public university programs in the U.S. The school’s ranked No. 2 and its ranked No. 6 in U.S. New & World Report’s 2015 Best Online Programs rankings. Bloomberg Businessweek has ranked the Executive MBA program No. 14 among public U.S.–based university Executive MBA Programs and No. 38 overall.

Mission Statement

The Jindal School of Management’s mission is to meet the challenges of a rapidly changing, technology-driven, global society by partnering with the business community to:

  • Conduct research enhancing management knowledge
  • Deliver high-quality management education to a diverse group of undergraduate and graduate students and practicing executives
  • Develop, innovate and continuously improve programs advancing management education and practice.