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College of Business

From accounting to an executive MBA, our internationally accredited business programs are a great choice for you to be career-ready from day one.

Kickstart Your Career

Our rigorous programs bring real-world experience to the classroom, building the knowledge you need to succeed.

Undergraduate


Graduate

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When I came to PNW for the very first time on a campus visit, I already knew this was going to be my home. I will be the best that I can be because I am a product of PNW. 

Ahmee’L Taylor, Marketing, ’22

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I could not have picked a better place to prepare for my future than PNW. Amazing faculty, small class sizes and a top-notch degree that opens doors.

Alexander Midence
Accounting, Business Analytics, MIS, BS

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My experience at PNW has been very special, as there has always been somebody there to help me and guide me in the right direction.

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I realized it [the program] was definitely where I wanted to go. It didn’t seem like a place where people got lost.

Service Learning/Civic Engagement Minor

Recognized Impact

In the most recent U.S. News and World Report rankings, PNW’s undergraduate business program was rated among the top programs of those accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB).

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Resources

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Make the Move

Admissions

Discover how you can take the step to success: explore College of Business programs and apply today.

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Career Ready

Center for Career Management

Our Center for Career Management provides students and employers with high-impact services to meet their needs.

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Gain Experience

Professional Selling Lab

Hone your selling skills in our state-of-the-art White Lodging Professional Selling Lab.

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College of Business students build hands-on experience that helps them achieve their goals, both personal and career.

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You will be challenged in our program, but you won't be alone. From dedicated advisors to internship opportunities, we build opportunities to help you succeed.

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Your fellow COB students will be your biggest advocates. Here you'll build connections that will last throughout your careers.

News and Announcements

Purdue University Northwest faculty members promoted

Nineteen Purdue University Northwest faculty members will begin the upcoming academic year with promotions, as approved today (April 9) by the Purdue University Board of Trustees. The promotions are effective Aug. 16.

Purdue University Northwest’s Days of Discovery puts research in the spotlight

Purdue University Northwest (PNW) will hold its fifth annual research symposium Days of Discovery virtually on April 1 and April 2. This event provides faculty members and students an opportunity to present their research and scholarly activities to the PNW community and general public.

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Engaging Students Beyond the Classroom

The business law classes in the College of Business at PNW are interactive and engaging courtesy of the teaching style of Shontrai Irving, clinical associate professor of business law at PNW.

Important Dates

Apr 22

Deadline To Purchase Commencement Cap and Gown

The deadline to purchase your Spring 2021 commencement cap and gown is April 22.

Apr 23

Support Your Immune System with Food During a Pandemic: Now and Beyond

Join Michele Lefebvre, RDN, CDN, MMH, visiting clinical instructor of HTM for a discussion on supporting your immune system.

Apr 28

Purdue Northwest Day of Giving 2021

Save the date for Purdue Northwest Day of Giving 2021! Your support helps PNW students continue to Power Onward and advance toward their dreams.

May 01

Spring 2021 Classes End

Spring 2021 classes end today.

Accreditation

Business programs are accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business, International (AACSB).

Hospitality and Tourism Management programs are accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Programs in Hospitality Administration (ACPHA).