The Charlotte Advantage

UNC Charlotte’s Belk College of Business is an economic power player in this city. Add up all the Belk College business degrees, and more than 19,000 Belk College of Business alumni are actively employed in Charlotte, in addition to thousands more around the world. It’s a vast network that puts your resume just one email away from the top of a recruiter’s pile. Of course, all Belk College of Business alumni know that you have to put in the hard work. That’s why our graduates have secured their place in one of the fastest-growing cities in America.

M.S. in Management students benefit from the Belk College’s deep-rooted connection to a major business center. With more than 90 full-time faculty and more than 29,000 alumni worldwide, the Belk College of Business is a vital intellectual resource to the business community. Our partnerships with business leaders in the Charlotte area shape our industry-relevant curriculum, and inform our applied research. 

The Belk College of Business has long been a driving force and partner in the economic growth of the greater Charlotte region. UNC Charlotte has fueled the growth of the region, serving as a research partner, helping to address major business challenges and developing top-tier talent through its academic programs. 

Belk College was the first in the Charlotte region to offer an MBA program, the first to attain the prestigious AACSB accreditation, and the first to offer courses in the heart of Uptown Charlotte to serve the needs of working professionals. The Belk College also offers the only Doctorate in Business Administration program in the Carolinas, and now the only M.S. in Management in the 17-campus UNC system.