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Learn more about how the UND Nistler College of Business & Public Administration (CoBPA) impacts North Dakota, the region, the country, and the globe as we accomplish our mission.

$5 million gift made to UND School of Entrepreneurship & Management

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School to be named for Tom and Konnie Middleton, a first for the Nistler College of Business & Public Administration Tom and Konnie Middleton. Image courtesy of Tom and Konnie Middleton. The North Dakota State Board of Higher Education voted on Jan. 28 to name the University of North Dakota School of Entrepreneurship & Management […]

NCoBPA Students Rose to the Challenge at GM/WSU Supply Chain Case Competition

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In a year of COVID-19 challenges, four undergraduate Operations and Supply Chain Management students at UND rose to the challenge of analyzing a case based on real/realistic challenges faced by GM in evaluating their potential and actual suppliers’ engagement and improvement in Sustainability and Social Responsibility. The student team was tasked with developing and delivering (in […]

ND SBDC HAS TIES TO SEVERAL GOVERNOR’S CHOICE AWARD WINNERS

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ND SBDC HAS TIES TO SEVERAL GOVERNOR’S CHOICE AWARD WINNERS As part of the Economic Development Association of North Dakota fall conference, Gov. Doug Burgum announced the recipients of the 2020 Governor’s Choice Economic Development Awards. The ND SBDC is excited to have a connections with three of the winners as well as a finalist […]

Coming Soon! Boots to Business Reboot Webinar

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Boots to Business Reboot is a training program that provides participants an overview of business ownership. During this webinar, community members will share their best advice about business ownership, what it takes to run a business, along with the most important key components to running a business such as market analysis, financial projections, business planning […]

A Tribute to Tom DiLorenzo from the Nistler College

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As the UND Nistler College of Business & Public Administration continues to reflect on this very tragic time with the recent passing of Former Provost Tom DiLorenzo we will continue to remember the dedication, the kindness, and the leadership that Provost DiLorenzo continually shared with the Nistler College, the University, and all that he interacted […]

ND SBDC Network Staff Receive Certified Value Growth Advisor (CVGA) Designation

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ND SBDC Center Directors Keith Olson (Williston) and Paul Smith (Fargo) have achieved the designation of Certified Value Growth Advisor (CVGA) after successfully meeting the rigorous requirements of Corporate Value Metrics. The certification process included a 5-day program with 40 hours of classroom instruction by subject matter experts, successful completion of a case study assignment, […]

UND Nistler College of Business & Public Administration appoints Tiffany Ford as State Director for the North Dakota Small Business Development Network.

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The University of North Dakota Nistler College of Business & Public Administration is pleased to announce the recent appointment of Tiffany Ford as the State Director for the North Dakota Small Business Development Network. The UND Center for Business Engagement & Development is an internal ‘umbrella’ department for UND for the North Dakota Small Business […]

UND Nistler College of Business & Public Administration Ranks #7 for Best Online Business Degrees

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UND Nistler College of Business & Public Administration Ranks #7 for Best Online Business Degrees The University of North Dakota Nistler College of Business & Public Administration (NCoBPA) was recently ranked #7 for Best Online Business Degree Programs by the Best Value Schools Organization https://www.bestvalueschools.org/online-business-degree/. All of the Nistler College’s online programs and certificates below were […]

VETERANS BUSINESS OUTREACH CENTER OF THE DAKOTAS RECEIVES YEAR-THREE GRANT FUNDING

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The Veterans Business Outreach Center of the Dakotas, funded through the U.S. Small Business Administration, has been awarded $290,000 for year-three of their grand program, hosted through the University of North Dakota. VBOC, operated out of the Center for Innovation on the UND campus, serves both North and South Dakota. The VBOC program is a […]

Innovative Practices: Accountancy Students Take Part in Virtual Field Trip

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The UND Department of Accountancy within the Nistler College of Business & Public Administration is using innovative strategies to connect with employers and continue providing outstanding experiential learning opportunities for their students. For decades, the Department of Accountancy has hosted an annual field trip to Minneapolis, MN providing accounting students the opportunity to network with […]