Your  Account:

College of Business Administration

College of Business Administration

Your business education leader in San Diego County

Welcome to the College of Business Administration at California State University San Marcos. CoBA offers leading bachelor's and master's programs, which are shaped by market driven curriculum and world class faculty. We are dedicated to the success of our students and focus on career development with engaging signature programs.

Our Professional Mentoring Program for upperclassmen are improving the professional and soft skill development areas that area employers have identified as a critical need. We have a new mandatory Business Professional Development Program for sophomores and transfer students, guided by our volunteer Executives in Residence. Finally, our Student Success Grant Program helps students meet the costs of attending skills, knowledge-building, and networking events that will enhance their professional development.

Markstein Hall

About CoBA

Our rigorous programs are the perfect blend of theory, real-world application and personal attention from dedicated faculty. If you're looking to make a significant difference in our region's intellectual, economic and social development, CoBA is the clear choice.

More About CoBA

CoBA Alumni Statistics

  • Where They Work
    17Wells Fargo
    11General Atomics Aeronautical Systems
    11Thermo Fischer Scientific
    10LPL Financial
    10Viasat Inc.
    10Northrop Grumman
     7Hunter Industries
     6BAE Systems
     6UC San Diego Health
     6Stone Brewing
     4Axos Bank
  • What They Do
    457Business Development
    169Information Technology
    103Program and Project Management
     86Human Resources
     79Real Estate
  • Where They Live
    1610Greater San Diego Area
     260Greater Los Angeles Area
     117Orange County, CA Area
      67San Francisco Bay Area
      42Dallas/Fort Worth Area
      27Greater Denver Area
      27Phoenix, Arizona Area
      25Greater Seattle Area
      21Las Vegas, Nevada Area
      19Greater New York City Area
      19Sacramento, California Area
      17Greater Salt Lake City Area

More About Alumni


Dean's List Students group shot
October 2021
CoBA was thrilled to host an in-person breakfast for students who achieved the Dean’s List for the Spring 2021 semester!
Vassilis Dalakas
October 2021
As the winner of the 2021 MMA Master Teacher Award Competition, he was selected for his effective teaching, his innovative approach in the classroom, and his tremendous impact on his students.
Paola Ometto
September 2021
The university is proud to share that Dr. Maria Paola Ometto, Assistant Professor of Management, and Dr. Carly Offidani- Bertrand, Assistant Professor of Human Development were recently awarded the National Science Foundation (NSF) Grant for their proposed research project, "Build and Broaden: Growing Capacity in Research Examining Entrepreneurship".

View all CoBA News Articles


Thursday, Dec. 16th 6:00 - 7:00 PM
Senior Experience Trade Show
sample pictures from CoBA social media channels

Follow CoBA


Contact Information

CSUSM College of Business Administration 
College of Business Administration
333 S. Twin Oaks Valley Rd.
San Marcos, CA 92096
P: 760.750.4242

Temecula Campus
P: 951.676.9254

CoBA Advising Office
P: 760.750.4230



WASC logo

The University is accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges

AACSB Educational Member