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          Department of Business and Economics
          Hendricks Hall, Room 215A
          235 Scotland Road
          Edinboro, PA 16444
          Phone: (814) 732-2407

          Dr. W. Timothy Few
          Department Chair
          Phone: (814) 732-2407
          Email: wfew@edinboro.edu

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          Business and Economics


          The Bachelor of Science in Business Administration degree programs in accounting, comprehensive business administration, economics, financial services, forensic accounting and fraud examination, management information systems and marketing, an associate degree in business administration, and minor programs in economics and business administration set the stage for careers in numerous professions throughout the complex and exciting business world.
          Become a Certified Financial Planner

          Become a Certified Financial Planner

          Personal Financial Planning minor earns prestigious national registration with CFP Board.

          2016 Scholar of the Year

          2016 Scholar of the Year

          Congratulations to Dr. Shaun Pfeiffer of the Business and Economics Department on being named EU’s 2016 Scholar of the Year!

          New Career Options

          New Career Options

          New International Business concentration opens door to globalized business careers for Edinboro students.

          Online Business Administration Degree

          Online Business Administration Degree

          Edinboro University offers students new, online route to business success

          Internships put business students at the head of the pack

          Internships put business students at the head of the pack

          Real-world student experience leads to exciting first job for Kelly Byers.

            Through comprehensive curricula, quality instruction and academic advisement, the Department of Business and Economics seeks to foster student commitment to lifelong intellectual growth and professional development in the areas of accounting, business administration, financial services, economics, marketing, information systems management and much more.

            As a leading undergraduate business and economics education institution in the region, the University is committed to providing an educational experience guided by a faculty engaged in scholarship, professional development activities and services that enhance disciplinary and practitioner knowledge and develop pedagogical and advisement skills.

            The Department’s programs are strongly grounded in economics, which adds theoretical depth to the immediacy of the business disciplines. The overriding goal of all of these programs is to fully prepare students for successful professional careers in the field they have chosen or to prepare them to continue on and succeed in advanced study.

            Business Program Accreditations

            The endorsements of two renowned professional organizations attests to the strength of the School of Business’ curriculum and the currency of its faculty. Students benefit from up-to-date programs that meet the highest standards and prepare students well for the challenges of the practitioner arena.

            Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP)

            ACBSP accredited logo

            Edinboro University, through its Department of Business and Economics, is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP) to offer the following business degrees:

            • The Associate of Science in Business Administration
            • The Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with concentrations in Accounting and Forensic Accounting, Comprehensive Business Administration, Financial Services, Management Information Systems and Marketing.

            Our accreditation with ACBSP has recently been reaffirmed through the year 2020. ACBSP is a leading accreditation association for business education. The programs of study at accredited schools have been examined for currency, relevance, comprehensiveness and rigor. The credentials of the faculty teaching at accredited schools has been examined for preparation and professional development currency and relevance. Students attending ACBSP accredited schools can expect programs of study that will prepare them well for the challenges of a career in business in an environment that enhances student learning.

            The School of Business also offers the BS in Economics degree, which is not accredited by ASBSP.

            Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards Inc.

            Edinboro University’s Financial Services Concentration is registered with Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards Inc. Graduates of a registered financial planning program meet the educational requirements to take the CFP® Certification Examination.

            Edinboro University does not certify individuals to use the CFP® and CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER TM, and certification logo marks. CFP certification is granted solely by the Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards Inc. to persons who, in addition to completing an educational requirement such as this CFP-Board-Registered Program, have met its ethics, experience, and examination requirements. Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards Inc. owns the marks CFP® and CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER TM, and CFP certification logo, which it awards to individuals who successfully complete initial and ongoing certification requirements.

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            Majors & Programs

            Associate
            Program
            Curriculum
            Course Sequence
            Description
            Business Administration
            Porreco College Associate of Science
            Program Number: 1502
            Department: Business and Economics
            Description

             

            Bachelor's
            Program
            Curriculum
            Course Sequence
            Description
            Business Administration - Accounting/Forensic Accounting (Limited to currently enrolled students) Please see Accounting/Forensic Accounting & Fraud Examination below
            Bachelor of Science
            Program Number: 0498
            Department: Business and Economics
            Description
            Business Administration - Accounting/Forensic Accounting and Fraud Examination
            Bachelor of Science
            Program Number: 0439
            Department: Business and Economics
            Description
            Description
            Business Administration - Finance
            Bachelor of Science
            Program Number: 0422
            Department: Business and Economics
            Description
            Business Administration - Financial Services (Limited to Currently Enrolled Students) Please see Personal Financial Planning below
            Bachelor of Science
            Program Number: 0496
            Department: Business and Economics
            Description
            Business Administration - International Business
            Bachelor of Science
            Program Number: 0423
            Department: Business and Economics
            Description
            Description
            Description
            Business Administration - Personal Financial Planning
            Bachelor of Science
            Program Number: 0438
            Department: Business and Economics
            Description
            Description

             

            Minors
            Program
            Curriculum
            Business Administration Minor
            Minor
            Program Number: 1077
            Department: Business and Economics
            Description
            Economics Minor
            Minor
            Program Number: 1014
            Department: Business and Economics
            Description
            Personal Financial Planning Minor
            Minor
            Program Number: 1084
            Department: Business and Economics
            Description

             

            Other
            Program
            Curriculum
            Course Sequence
            Business Administration - General
            Other
            Program Number: 0561
            Department: Business and Economics
            Description