Skills & Experience
A Rollins College education emphasizes strong communication, writing, critical thinking and research skills.
With more than 140 student organizations on campus and hundreds of
service events and immersion activities throughout the year, Rollins
students are active leaders. Students participate in leadership
coaching and Leadership in Action Experiences, attend presentations by distinguished industry
leaders and take interdisciplinary courses in personal and community
Small classes at Rollins College allow all students to work closely with faculty who encourage teamwork to accomplish challenging research projects and presentations. The team-oriented curriculum of the Rollins MBA equips students with Crummer's proven method of Applied Business Thinking, emphasizing local, national & international experience.
- Internship experiences are an integral part of the undergraduate
and graduate experience at Rollins. Our students have completed
internships at such diverse
organizations as the British Parliament, NBC, the United Nations,
Citibank, the Orlando Ballet, Sothebys NYC, Lockheed Martin, Disney, Kellogg's and the Philadelphia
A Rollins College education cultivates intellectual curiosity, a
passion for learning, and a commitment to personal and social
responsibility. The world is changing at an exponential rate, and a
liberal arts education is the best preparation to equip graduates with
the knowledge and skills necessary to successfully navigate changing
career opportunities and become responsible leaders and global
citizens. At Rollins, the undergraduate and graduate liberal arts programs follow a course of study that develops
broad knowledge of the arts, culture, history, language, literature,
philosophy, politics, religion, science, and society. It teaches
students to think critically, communicate effectively, problem-solve,
and blend knowledge from across disciplines.
The Rollins MBA program is a practical MBA that immerses students in
the learning environment and encourages them to think like business
executives. The school has a very low student/professor ratio, and the
case-oriented structure of the Rollins MBA permits a great deal of
interaction between students and instructors. In addition, Rollins MBA
students have many opportunities to engage in hands-on learning
experiences with some of the top business leaders from around the
world. These elements and many others prepare Rollins MBA graduates for
the challenges of the competitive global economy.
Rollins College students come from all 50 states and over 30
countries in Europe, Asia, Africa, the Middle East, the Caribbean and
Undergraduate and graduate alumni pursue careers in Central
Florida and across the United States working in education, marketing,
consulting, non-profit management, finance, business, sales, and many
- Rollins College ranks among the top 10 master’s-granting
institutions in the country for the number of students who study
abroad, with over 50 percent of all students participating in
international experiences around the globe.
Awards and Rankings
Rollins College is regularly recognized as an outstanding liberal
arts college and a prestigious graduate business school. In 2010, for
the sixth consecutive year, Rollins was ranked number one among 118
regional institutions in the South in the annual rankings of "America's
Best Colleges," released by U.S. News & World Report.
Forbes Magazine has ranked the Crummer Graduate School of Business
full-time MBA program number one in Florida and 36th in the nation for
return on investment.