About the College

The College of Business and Management offers a select number of programs that prepare students for challenging careers and positions in private and public sector organizations.

Reflecting the historic diversity of the campus community, the college is committed to addressing through its curriculum content and delivery the needs of both traditional and nontraditional learners in the Springfield community and beyond.


Accreditation

The College of Business and Management is accredited by
AACSB International.

  • AACSB International
    777 South Harbour Island Boulevard, Suite 750
    Tampa, FL 33602-5730 USA
    Tel: 813-769-6500
    Fax: 813-769-6559

The university is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission.


Degrees, Minors, and Concentrations

Undergraduate Degrees

  • Accountancy
  • Business Administration Comprehensive
    • Concentration in Finance
    • Concentration in Management
    • Concentration in Marketing
    • Concentration in Sport Management
  • Economics
  • Management Information Systems
    • Concentration in Health Care Informatics

All of these programs share certain core skill-based and knowledge-based goals essential to managerial effectiveness. Skills include communication, ethical understanding and reasoning, analysis, and problem solving. The common knowledge base addresses the following areas: ethical responsibilities in organizations ands society; financial theories, analysis, reporting, and markets; creation of values through integrated production and distribution of goods and services; group and individual dynamics in organizations; domestic and global economic environments; and understanding the multicultural
setting.

Undergraduates may also earn a minor in:

  • Accountancy
  • Business Administration 
  • Finance
  • Economics
  • Management
  • Management Information Systems
  • Marketing
  • Sport Management

Masters Degrees

  • Accountancy
  • Business Administration
  • Management Information Systems

These are advanced professional programs that examine the theory and practice of organizational management in general or in particular areas of organizations.

Graduate students may also earn a certificate in:

  • Applied Finance
  • Business Analytics
  • Business Process Management
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Health Care Management
  • IT Project Management
  • Operations and Supply Chain Management
  • Human Resource Management

Online Degrees:

  • Bachelor of Science: Management Information Systems
    • Concentration in Health Care Informatics
  • Master of Science: Management Information Systems
  • Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA)
    • Concentration in Management

Graduate Certificates offered fully online:

  • Business Analytics
  • Business Process Management
  • Human Resource Management
  • IT Project Management

See our Online Curriculum for more information.