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The Rice Business Plan Competition unveiled 54 startups that will showcase their business ideas at a virtual event next month. The competitors include five student teams from three Texas universities.

March 04

The Faculty Senate recently approved the undergraduate business major, which will start offering courses in fall 2021 according to Jeff Fleming, deputy dean of academic affairs. Undergraduates in the class of 2024 and beyond will be eligible to declare the new business major. 

March 02
School Updates

We're excited to announce that we are launching an Undergraduate Business Major coming this fall! It will provide Rice University students with a robust foundation in leadership and business fundamentals.

March 01
In The Media

“There’s a clear philosophy at Rice that prioritizes quality of relationships and learning,” says Christina Tamayo, who will graduate in 2022. “I’m excited by the diverse concentrations offered, particularly in energy and strategy."

March 01
In The Media

Rice University's undergrad students can currently receive two separate minors in business, but they'll be able to receive a bachelor's for the first time this fall.

March 01
In The Media

Budget cuts caused by coronavirus are (sometimes) making corporate sponsorship scarcer, and scholarships can be hard to find. Here’s some tips on how you can pay for your Online MBA.

February 24
School Updates

The Rice Business Plan Competition — the world’s largest and richest student startup competition — will announce the teams invited to participate in this year’s edition on Friday.

February 24
In The Media

Industry experts are starting to take heed as disruptions from the pandemic and changing technological needs are hastening the demise of commercial real estate developments. “The cycle of changing is becoming shorter,” says Jefferson Duarte, associate professor of real estate finance.

February 23
In The Media

The winter storm will likely cost the country $50 billion in damage and economic loss, but the brunt of the economic impact will be felt by hourly workers. Dean Peter Rodriguez shares his thoughts on the matter.

February 22
In The Media

On Feb. 16, tragedy struck for one of our students, Jackie Nguyen. She lost her mother and three children as they took shelter from the cold next to the fire.

February 21