The Carson College’s academic programs in management, information systems, and entrepreneurship prepare you for the challenges of industry and academia.
Faculty members are nationally and internationally recognized researchers and outstanding teachers who bring a great deal of skill, enthusiasm, and commitment to the classroom.
Connections to alumni
A dedicated network of alumni stretches across Washington and beyond. The department’s alumni mentor students, offer internship opportunities, and recruit students into rewarding, full-time positions at companies such as Boeing, Safeco, AT&T Wireless, ChevronTexaco, Accenture, Ernst & Young, and Deloitte Consulting.
An edge for future entrepreneurs
The department hosts the annual Business Plan Competition, which stands among the largest and most rewarding such competitions in the country. It provides students with an extraordinary opportunity to develop and present a business idea. As a contestant, you interact with students, investors, and entrepreneurs from around the world.
The Center for Entrepreneurial Studies involves you in entrepreneurial experiences, so you gain the vision and practical knowledge needed to start a venture of your own.
Programs of study
- One Year Data Analytics MBA
- MBA Online
- Executive MBA Online
- Ph.D. in business administration with a concentration in management
Message from the Chair
Welcome to the Department of Management, Information Systems, and Entrepreneurship (MISE)! Our highly-regarded programs offer excellent preparation for students at the undergraduate, MBA, and Ph.D. levels.
Our faculty are nationally and internationally recognized researchers and dedicated teachers who bring a great deal of skill, enthusiasm, and commitment to the classroom.
We are also fortunate to have a dedicated network of alumni that mentor students, offer internship opportunities, and recruit our students into high quality full-time positions at great companies in Washington and beyond.
We proudly host two of the Carson College’s signature events:
- The Business Plan Competition, which provides students with an extraordinary opportunity to develop and present a business idea and to interact with students, investors, and entrepreneurs from around the world;
- The Business Technology Symposium, where students hear from, network, and exchange ideas with IT industry executives from companies such as ESPN, Visa, Costco, Starbucks, F5, and the Seattle Seahawks.
If you are ready for a fast-paced, challenging, and energizing career with extraordinary opportunities, please explore our programs and come visit us.
Ken Butterfield, Department Chair
Department of Management, Information Systems, and Entrepreneurship
Todd Hall 442
PO Box 644743
Washington State University
Pullman, WA USA 99164-4743
Office hours: M-F, 8:00-12:00 a.m., 1:00-5:00 p.m.
Chair: Ken Butterfield
Administrative assistant: Lael Gatewood