University of Arkansas

Walton College

The Sam M. Walton College of Business

About Enterprise Systems

It is our vision for Enterprise Systems to be a premier world-wide source of academic enterprise curriculum and systems.


Enterprise Systems with its world-class curriculum and global reach produces globally competitive students and world-leading faculty for teaching and research. Enterprise systems captures the true meaning of connecting scholarship with practice.

World-Class Faculty

The Walton College's Information Systems Department faculty, through their teaching, cutting-edge research, and leadership in national professional organizations, provide a full range of expertise in information systems.

  • Paul Cronan, M.D. Matthews Chair in Business, Director of Enterprise Systems Detailed Profile
  • Pankaj Setia, Assistant Professor Detailed Profile
  • Viswanath Venkatesh, Executive Director of the Information Systems Ph.D. Program Detailed Profile

Advisory Board Members

The purpose of the Enterprise Computing Steering Committee is to provide strategic direction and ensure the University of Arkansas houses leading-edge hardware/software to support its world-class Enterprise Curriculum.

  • Acxiom Corporation
  • ArcBest
  • Arkansas Blue Cross/Blue Shield
  • Baldor Electric Company
  • Colgate-Palmolive Company
  • Conoco Phillips
  • Dillard's Department Stores
  • J.B. Hunt Transport Services, Inc
  • Phillips 66
  • Teradata
  • Tyson Foods, Inc.
  • Walmart Stores, Inc.