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The School of Business offers a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration and a Master of Business Administration degree.  Concentrations are available to students in the following disciplines:
•    Accounting
•    Economics and Finance
•    Management/MIS/International Business
•    Marketing


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The School of Business serves approximately 1,200 graduate and undergraduate students, most of who work while pursuing their education. The School offers an undergraduate Bachelor of Science (BS) degree in Business Administration with specializations in Accounting, Business Economics, Management, MIS, and Marketing.

The undergraduate business program, with 42full-time faculty, builds upon a strong foundation in the liberal arts and provides students with in-depth knowledge and professional training in a particular business area. Southern students are well prepared for further study in economics, business administration, or law, as well as entry-level professional positions in business, industry, and government.

At the graduate level, the School offers a Master of Business Administration (MBA) in both traditional and accelerated formats. The MBA prepares individuals for leadership positions in business, nonprofit, or governmental organizations. The MBA program at Southern follows a multidisciplinary, systems approach to organizational development. It is designed for students with professional experience who are seeking to enhance their administrative skills and grow within their organizations without interruption to their career.

School of Business facilities include a high-tech stock trading room, conference rooms, classrooms, and offices.  The SCSU Foundation provides $100,000 annually for a student-managed portfolio team to invest in the market.  SCSU’s Business School is committed to hands-on learning facilities include a high-tech stock trading room, conference rooms, classrooms, and offices.  In addition to the portfolio team, the School offers students the opportunity to participate in a cash management scholarship program, marketing case competitions, international accounting conferences, internships, and projects to enhance organizational sustainability.  Our programs are enriched by the active involvement of a Business Advisory Council, and students enjoy a comprehensive professional development program that provides the necessary skills to succeed in their chosen careers.

The School of Business is committed to teaching and extending best practices—in business, business education, management, and organizational behavior. We seek to graduate individuals who ethically apply state-of-the art professional competencies; individuals who embrace the principle of continuous quality improvement in the management of complex organizations in a global environment; and individuals who achieve superior value for their stakeholders and superior satisfaction for their employees.