Dean Geoffrey Garrett
Diversity, Equity and Inclusion
Teaching + Innovation
Experiential Learning Center
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BS Business Administration (BUAD)
BS Accounting (ACCT)
World Bachelor in Business (WBB)
BS Business of Cinematic Arts (BCA)
BS Artificial Intelligence for Business (BUAI)
Full-Time MBA (FTMBA)
Executive MBA (EMBA)
Part-Time MBA (MBA.PM)
International MBA (IBEAR)
Online MBA (OMBA)
MS Business Administration (MSBUSAD)
MS Business Analytics (MSBA)
MS Entrepreneurship + Innovation (MSEI)
MS Finance (MSF)
MS Global Supply Chain Management (MSGSCM)
MS Marketing (MSMKT)
MS Social Entrepreneurship (MSSE)
Master of Business for Veterans (MBV)
Master of Management Studies (MMS)
Master of Accounting (MAcc)
Master of Business Taxation (MBT)
Master of Business Taxation for Working Professionals (MBT.WP)
Data Sciences + Operations
Management + Organization
GC in Business Analytics
GC in Financial Analysis + Valuation
GC in Management Studies
GC in Marketing
GC in Optimization + Supply Chain Management
GC in Strategy + Management Consulting
GC in Sustainability + Business
GC in Technology Commercialization
GC in Library and Information Management – Online
Executive Education Redirect
Business Communication (BUCO)
Data Sciences and Operations (DSO)
Finance + Business Economics (FBE)
Leventhal School of Accounting (ACCT)
Lloyd Greif Center for Entrepreneurial Studies (BAEP)
Management and Organization (MOR)
Institutes + Centers
Peter Arkley Institute for Risk Management
Brittingham Social Enterprise Lab
Center for Investment Studies
Initiative on Digital Competition
Randall R. Kendrick Global Supply Chain Institute
Center for Effective Organizations
Lloyd Greif Center for Entrepreneurial Studies
VanEck Digital Assets Initiative
Institute for Outlier Research in Business
Center for Global Innovation
Neely Center for Ethical Leadership and Decision Making
Giving + Support
Alumni Engagement + Resources
USC Marshall Professor Jill Kickul Receives Highest Recognition at United States Association for Small Business and Entrepreneurship Conference
The Justin G. Longenecker Award recognizes outstanding contributions to small and medium businesses.
Jill Kickul, Professor at USC LLOYD GREIF CENTER FOR ENTREPRENEURIAL STUDIES, received the Justin G. Longenecker Fellows Award. Sponsored by the UNITED STATES ASSOCIATION FOR SMALL BUSINESS AND ENTREPRENEURSHIP (USASBE), Kickul was honored at the USASBE 2023 conference hosted by Florida State University.
Said Kickul: “I am truly honored to be named a Justin G. Longenecker Fellow by USASBE and join a wonderful community of entrepreneurship scholars that have been an inspiration to so many in our field.”
Kickul, who also holds the Narayan Research Directorship in Social Entrepreneurship at USC Marshall School of Business BRITTINGHAM SOCIAL ENTERPRISE LAB, has published over 100 journal articles and founded the largest annual conference on social entrepreneurship, which is in its 20th year. She’s been recognized by Fortune for her innovation in social entrepreneurship education and is a leader in the field.
The Justin G. Longenecker Fellow designation is the highest recognition that USASBE gives to individuals who have made an outstanding contribution to the development, furtherance, and benefit of small and medium businesses. It recognizes the achievements of individuals whose passion and burning desire for small business and entrepreneurship is reflected in their teaching, writing, training and public service.
Said Julienne Shields, President/CEO of USASBE: "Jill is looked up to by everyone in the field of entrepreneurship education. She not only is a stellar researcher, but she also connects with students in profound and meaningful ways. Furthermore, she was the driving force behind the professionalization of USASBE."
"Jill is looked up to by everyone in the field of entrepreneurship education. She not only is a stellar researcher, but she also connects with students in profound and meaningful ways."
— Julienne Shields
President / CEO, USASBE
Founded in 1981, USASBE is an inclusive community of educators, researchers, and entrepreneurs advancing entrepreneurship education through bold teaching, scholarship, and practice. Since 1986, more than 90 distinguished educators, researchers, government officials, small business advocates, and trade association leaders have been selected as USASBE Fellows.
Additional 2023 recipients included Roland Kidwell from Florida Atlantic University and Doan Winkel from John Carroll University.
“The contributions these scholars have made to entrepreneurship education have been invaluable, and we are excited to welcome them as Justin G. Longenecker Fellows,” said USASBE Longenecker Fellows Director Jeffrey Hornsby, University of Missouri - Kansas City.
2023 USC Marshall Research Fair
Scholars present their latest research on the impacts of new technology — March 10 from 11:30 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. in the USC Hotel Ballroom.
Social Impact in Hollywood Begins with Community
USC Brittingham Social Enterprise Lab’s recent panel focuses on how businesses can partner with Hollywood to combat climate change, increase diversity and more.
New Research Promotes Systems and Design Thinking Frameworks as Key to Social Entrepreneurship Education and Crucial to Social Venture Development Processes
Researchers, including USC Marshall School of Business Professor Jill Kickul, say four mega-themes—innovation, impact, sustainability and scale—form the backbone of entrepreneurship education.
A Picture to Last a Lifetime
USC Marshall students bring senior portraits, housing support and other services to teens from the Antelope Valley through NewColorsProject.
VanEck Digital Assets Initiative Names Co-Directors
Professors Anthony Borquez and James Healy bring deep professional experience and wide networks to the role.