College of Business
College of Business

About the College of Business

Welcome to the College of Business. As a school with its roots in technology, ECPI University is uniquely qualified to educate Business professionals. Like so many career fields, both now require tremendous amounts of technological support in order to function effectively. That’s why ECPI University has designed its programs to blend modern theory with real-world applications, while providing special emphasis on emerging technology. The objective is to develop professionals who are able to strategically manage and utilize technology while implementing changes essential to today's environment.

About the College of Business

The business department has its roots in technology and delivers competency-based curriculum. The coursework blends modern theory with real-world applications, while providing special emphasis on emerging technologies. The objective is to develop professionals who are able to strategically manage and utilize advanced technology while implementing the appropriate business pillars essential in today's global environment. The College serves approximately 750 undergraduate and 40 graduate students in its MBA programs. The university’s online program is ranked in the top 10% by U.S. News & World Report.

About the Faculty

The College is led by experienced experts and thought leaders. Utilizing the latest on campus and online learning platforms, virtual classroom technology and faculty-led “available anytime” discussion boards to ensure the ideal learning experience. Students are equipped to master the content to acquire the skills and certifications that are most relevant for their success.

Curriculum for the Real World

ECPI University faculty members are dedicated to providing you with curriculum that is relevant to today’s work environment. Program directors and faculty members meet with technology professionals on a regular basis to ensure that our programs continue to meet the needs of employers.

Moreover, classes are led by faculty members who have worked extensively in the fields in which they now teach. Combine that with classrooms furnished with industry-standard equipment and you can really roll up your sleeves and learn in a truly hands-on environment.

Accelerated Education

The sooner you finish your degree, the sooner you can begin collecting a professional’s paycheck. At ECPI University, we offer a year-round schedule that allows you the opportunity to earn a Bachelor’s Degree in 2.5 years or their Associates Degree in 1.5 years.

Help When You Need It

Student support services are essential to success. At ECPI University, classes are small so there’s plenty of time to ask questions and faculty members are always available to provide additional help before and after class. In the College of Technology, math plays a big role. For those who might get stumped on occasion, we provide free one-on-one tutoring at the Math Assistance Center, known by many on campus as the MAC.

Externships

Before you graduate, you’ll get a taste of the real world. ECPI University has forged strong relationships with major technology employers that offer externships that allow you to reinforce what you’ve learned and can help prepare for your first job.

Certifications

In a competitive job market, certifications are an excellent way to stand out among the competition. That’s why ECPI University works closely with students to help them gain as many industry-standard certifications as possible. We provide preparation assistance and you can take the tests right on campus. What’s more, we offer these tests at dramatic discounts, just $15 compared to the hundreds of dollars others pay to take the same test.

Career Services

Career services begin at orientation. You begin learning how to write a resume and cover letter, how to conduct yourself in an interview, and how to develop a job search strategy. When graduation draws near and its time to put that hard work into practice, career advisors are always available to coach you and help hone your skills so you can put your best foot forward.