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FEature - Business & PA
Department of Business & Public Administration

The Department of Business and Public Administration at Shaw University provides an education that prepares students for the workforce in related business fields or to continue their studies in graduate or professional school. Students who pursue majors in the department acquire an in-depth knowledge of the discipline and develop and strengthen their analytical, cognitive, speaking and writing skills, as well as build an awareness of and commitment business and public values and ethics.  

Main Areas of Study

  • Business Principals
  • Accounting
  • Management 
  • Economics
  • Public Policy
  • Finance

Degrees Offered

  • Bachelor of Science in Business Administration
  • Bachelor of Arts in Public Administration

What Students Can Expect

The programs in the department are designed to prepare students for the workforce upon graduation or for studies in graduate or professional school. Most graduates find work in their fields or related fields, including opportunities in 
banking, human resources, state and federal agencies and law enforcement.