Where Knowledge and Character Matter ®


Dr. Charles W. Richardson Jr., Dean and Professor of Marketing
School of Business
Telephone: (601) 877-6458
Fax: (601) 877-2326

The School of Business offers the undergraduate Bachelor of Science degree in both Accounting and Business Administration. The School also offers the Master of Business Administration (MBA) degree. All programs of the School of Business are accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP). The details of the MBA program are contained in the School of Graduate Studies section of this catalog.

The School of Business strives to prepare graduates who will be well-rounded future leaders of high character who will be competitive in the global marketplace of the 21st century.

Program Goals
Students completing the undergraduate programs will be:
  • Knowledgeable in functional areas of business
  • Effective communicators (oral and written)
  • Critical analytical thinkers
  • Integrative thinkers
Student Activities
Business students with junior standing and an overall GPA above 3.25 are eligible for membership in Delta Mu Delta National Honor Society. Other organizations that students may participate are Entrepreneurial Action in Us (ENACTUS), the National Association of Black Accountants (NABA), and student membership in the Institute of Management Accountants.