The college serves companies, government agencies, and other organizations as well as its faculty, staff, and students through several specialized agencies.
The Center for Sales and Customer Development (CSCD) serves as a dynamic environment for preparing future leaders in the sales profession by enhancing educational, research, and professional opportunities for students and faculty at the University of Missouri. Housed in the Department of Marketing in the Robert J. Trulaske, Sr. College of Business, the CSCD is built on a solid curriculum with well-established programs for students.
The EBV National Program is a novel, one-of-a-kind initiative designed to leverage the skills, resources and infrastructure of higher education to offer cutting-edge, experiential training in entrepreneurship and small business management to post-9/11 veterans with service-connected disabilities and a passion for entrepreneurship. The aim of the program is to open the door to economic opportunity for our veterans and their families by developing their competencies in creating and sustaining an entrepreneurial venture.
The Financial Research Institute (FRI) was established to promote education, research and service across various areas of finance.
The International Trade Center utilizes the time and talent of student interns and MU faculty, along with cutting-edge trade databases, to conduct customized research to meet your business needs. The information can be used to effectively evaluate global market opportunities in a timely, meaningful and affordable way. Working with the International Trade Center better positions your business to strategically enter or expand in the global marketplace.
The mission of the Smith Institute of Real Estate is to prepare future leaders in commercial real estate development, management, and related financial services areas by providing world-class educational, research, and professional opportunities for students of the University of Missouri-Columbia and the professional real estate and financial services community.