Business Programs

The Business programs provide preparation in the major areas of business enterprise, management, accounting, finance, marketing, legal issues, and planning. Students may also elect to gain specialized knowledge by choosing an area of emphasis in entrepreneurship, finance, international business, management or marketing. Progams are offered at two levels – undergraduate (BS) and graduate (MBA and MA, Public Administration).

Our mission

Our mission is to: Provide quality, market-driven educational programs that foster the development of learners to become technically competent leaders in their respective fields, while nurturing strong spiritual, ethical and moral values within the Seventh-day Adventist Church vision of excellence and service.

Flexibility

Students have the flexibility of completing their programs via the traditional day program, evening program through the School of Graduate and Professional Studies or  overseas at Newbold College in England. Students may complete their program by transferring prior credits earned at other accredited colleges or universities, completing competency exams, personal portfolio development and internships.

View the Department of Business section of the academic bulletin for the traditional program.

View the Business Administration– Graduate Studies section of the academic bulletin for the School of Graduate & Professional Studies program.

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

Career opportunities for graduates of our business programs are available in business organizations, non-profits and government agencies in areas such as accounting, small business administration, logistics & operations management, HR, commercial banking, international finance, corporate finance, management consulting, information management, sales & marketing, marketing management, public relations management, entrepreneurial marketing, international relations, organizational development and corporate management et al.

PROGRAMS OFFERED

Undergraduate

BS Accounting

Business Administration with concentrations in:

  • • Management
  • • Finance
  • • Marketing
  • • Entrepreneurship
  • • International Business

BS Business Administration (Newbold, UK)

BS Health Care Administration

Graduate

Master of Business Administration (MBA)

Master of Arts in Publics Administration (MAPA)

Master of Arts in Health Care Administration (MA)

COURSE DESCRIPTIONS

See current university bulletin – sections on undergraduate and graduate programs

DEPARTMENT PERSONNEL

Andrea Baldwin, MBA, Ph. D, Chair

abaldwn@wau.edu

Phone: 301-891-4070
Fax: 301-891-4067
Morrison Hall, Room, Lower Level Rm#1


Patrick Williams, MBA, Ph. D
pawillia@wau.edu
(301) 891-4070


Jude Edwards, MS, DBA
drjudeedwards@gmail.com
(301) 891-4066

Faculty at Newbold College of Higher Education, UK


John Crissey, MBA, Ph.D
jccrissey@newbold.ac.uk


Marinko Markek, MA
mmarkek@newbold.ac.uk


Vasily Vyunack, MA

vyunack@newbold.ac.uk