SMU Cox of Business is consistently ranked as a top business school in the nation and around the world by publications such as BusinessWeek, The Economist, Financial Times, Forbes, U.S. News & World Report and The Wall Street Journal. The Cox School is dedicated to helping executive and certificate program participants develop the business and interpersonal skills that advance their careers and improve organizational performance.
At Cox, we feel the connection: The tight networks that link our tree-lined campus with corporate giants, the spark of big ideas between boardroom and classroom, and the conviction that for each of us, change is growth and growth is vital.
The Temerlin Advertising Institute for Education and Research (TAI) trains students to search for unique solutions in advertising, preparing them for work in advertising agencies, media firms, corporate marketing departments, design studios and more. TAI is located in a top-five media market that affords many opportunities for industry experience through internships and guest lectures, industry field visits, directed study, and an annual lecture series.
Small classes ensure personal attention from the advertising professors, all of whom are prominent scholars and industry leaders. In-depth projects and internships prepare students for careers as account executives, account planners, media planners, art directors, copywriters and brand managers.
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The mission of Continuing and Professional Education (SMU CAPE) is to provide education and training to enhance careers and transform lives and organizations.
SMU CAPE engages our community through educational opportunities that offer quality, convenience, affordability, and flexibility. Our unique, interdisciplinary course content serves as a gateway to higher education, allowing adults to continue and guide their own learning.
CAPE instructors are as diverse as the courses we offer. They love to share their expertise and passion with adult learners who are eager to learn.
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