About the Fox School

The Fox School of Business at Temple University has a distinguished tradition of preparing leaders, professionals, and entrepreneurs for successful careers in business. It is the largest, most comprehensive business school in the greater Philadelphia region, and among the largest in the world.

Institutes and Centers

Advanta Center for Research in Financial Institutions

The Advanta Center provides the research necessary for financial service corporations and their customers to keep pace with the changing nature of the market.

Big Data Institute

The Big Data Institute connects multiple disciplinary perspectives, including but not limited to computer science, statistics, engineering, medicine, computational social sciences, biology, genomics, and business to harness the potential of big data.

Biostatistics Research Center

The Biostatistics Research Center promotes relevant research throughout the Greater Philadelphia area. It organizes conferences and helps students with summer fellowships, tuition support and paper presentations.

Business Communication Center

The BCC is an appointment-only business writing center for undergraduate students taking courses in the Fox School of Business and the School of Hospitality and Tourism Management.

Center for Competitive Government

The Center for Government and Technology fosters innovative public-private partnership for local government problems. The Center improves local government management through research, education, and public forums.

Center for Executive Education

The Center for Executive Education bridges industry and theory to provide customized best-in-class education and training to workforces in Greater Philadelphia and beyond. Clients who partner with the Center equip their workforces with cutting-edge business knowledge, fresh perspectives, and just-in-time training to close critical skill gaps.

Center for Healthcare Research and Management

The Center for Healthcare Research and Management (CHRM) is a major resource for health services management in the Greater Philadelphia region. CHRM engages the creative energy and service ethic of the public and private health community to find more cost effective and equitable solutions to the provision of healthcare.

Center for Innovation in Teaching and Learning

The Center for Teaching and Learning Excellence supports effective teaching in all areas of instruction. These range from fostering the development of new teaching skills to better ascertaining the outcomes of student-learning.

Center for Neural Decision Making

The Center for Neural Decision Making (CNDM) is interested in the potential of brain imaging to drive both theory and practice. The Center investigates the neurobiological bases of human behavior, preference formation, and decision making.

Center for Statistical Analysis

The Center for Statistical Analysis provides collaborative support in the planning, design, and management of research projects. The Center offers an integrated, comprehensive statistical consulting service covering all aspects of a quantitative research.

Center for Student Professional Development

The Center for Student Professional Development (CSPD) is a comprehensive Fox School of Business and Management resource focused on preparing students for entry into the professional business environment. This is accomplished through workshops, mentoring and internships that complement the content knowledge/tools taught in the classroom.

Consumer Sensory Innovation Lab

The Consumer Sensory Innovation Lab provides a medium for cross-disciplinary, collaborative research among professors, graduate students, and corporate managers and practitioners interested in issues related to sensory marketing.

Global Center for Big Data in Mobile Analytics

The mission of Global Center for Big Data in Mobile Analytics (GBM) in the Fox school of Business at Temple University is to become an inter-disciplinary leader in big data in mobile analytics.

Innovation and Entrepreneurship Institute

The Innovation and Entrepreneurship Institute (IEI) promotes entrepreneurial spirit throughout all 17 schools and colleges of Temple University. IEI emphasizes applied learning while gathering community members from diverse backgrounds to work on real-time projects.

Institute for Business and Information Technology

The Institute for Business and Information Technology (IBIT) provides cutting-edge knowledge and valuable connections to sustain excellence in information technology. IBIT integrates industry perspectives with academic research to create forums for generating and exchanging business practices.

Institute of Global Management Studies

The Institute of Global Management Studies (IGMS) responds to the needs of the business, academic and governmental communities in the Greater Philadelphia region. IGMS produces quality research of value to regional and international organizations that explores current issues and trends in international business.

Small Business Development Center

The Small Business Development Center (SBDC) understands small businesses and the men and women behind them. The Center is designed to guide small business owners and aspiring entrepreneurs on the path to success.

Sport Industry Research Center

The Sport Industry Research Center (SIRC) at Temple University provides innovative marketing and management strategies to enhance the economic, social and environmental sustainability of sporting events.

Temple Center for International Business Education and Research

Temple’s Center for International Business Education and Research (CIBER) works to implement more than 70 programs to improve U.S. competitiveness in the world marketplace. The center also works produce globally competent students, faculty and staff.