School of Business
Dr. Scott E. Miller
Ms. Dawn Dillen
Through its Department of Business and Economics, the University is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP) to offer the Associate of Science in Business Administration and the Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with concentrations in Accounting and Forensic Accounting, Comprehensive Business Administration, Financial Services, Management Information Systems and Marketing.
The School also offers a Bachelor of Science in Economics degree program that is not accredited by ACBSP.
The mission of the School of Business is to deliver quality undergraduate education in business and economics. Its students are provided opportunities for personal, professional and career advancement through quality instruction, academic advisement, and comprehensive curricula. The School is committed to providing this educational experience through a faculty engaged in scholarship, professional development activities and service that enhance disciplinary and practitioner knowledge and develop pedagogical and advisement skills.
Edinboro’s business programs long have been among the University’s most successful fields of study in terms of student popularity and degrees awarded. The success of the School of Business underscores EU’s continuing commitment to providing a high quality undergraduate business education that will provide direct benefits to students in a number of meaningful ways, including the introduction of new versions of ongoing and highly successful business degree programs that create myriad employment opportunities for our students when they graduate and throughout their careers.
Our vision is to be a leading undergraduate business and economics education institution in the region, fostering student commitment to lifelong intellectual growth and professional development in an increasingly complex world.
The School’s academic programs offer course work leading to an associate degree in business administration, baccalaureate degrees in economics and business administration, and minor programs in economics and business. The overriding goal of all of these programs is to prepare students for a successful professional career in the field they’ve chosen. The department actively participates in the University internship program, assisting students in placement with regional business organizations to gain practical employment experience.
Business students at Edinboro University learn from award-winning faculty who bring real-world experience to the classroom. The excellent instruction they receive translates to consistently excellent scores in the 97-98 percentile on the ETS major field exam, and more importantly, to rewarding careers. The School of Business placement rate is 100 percent.