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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

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

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.

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

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 Northwest Hosts Second Annual Digital Marketing Competition

Purdue University Northwest’s (PNW) College of Business is pleased to host the second annual Digital Marketing Competition (DMC). The international student competition challenges collegiate teams of two to four students to create and present a digital marketing campaign based on a case study supplied by the competition sponsor.

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Extension of Pass/No Pass Option and Course Withdraw Deadlines

PNW is announcing two changes in policies for Fall 2020 to assist our students and to support their efforts to end the semester successfully.

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Society of Innovators at PNW Announces 2020 Innovators Awards Winners

The Society of Innovators at Purdue Northwest has announced the 2020 winners of its Innovators Awards. Recipients will be inducted during a virtual event on Thursday, Nov. 19.

Important Dates

Dec 04

Graduate Celebration Event (Westville)

PNW graduates of spring, summer and fall 2020, join us to celebrate your achievements with special photo opportunities on PNW’s Westville campus, including on stage.

Dec 05

Graduate Celebration Event (Westville)

PNW graduates of spring, summer and fall 2020, join us to celebrate your achievements with special photo opportunities on PNW’s Westville campus, including on stage.

Dec 11

Graduate Celebration Event (Hammond)

PNW graduates of spring, summer and fall 2020, join us to celebrate your achievements with special photo opportunities on PNW’s Hammond campus, including on stage.

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).