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 Principles
- Public Policy
- 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.
Advantages/Highlights of Studying in
The degree programs in the
Department are designed to prepare students for the world of work upon
graduation or for studies in graduate or professional school. Most of our
graduates find work in their fields or related fields, and a significant number
goes on to pursue graduate or professional studies. Students are strongly
encouraged to participate in internship programs.
Shaw University has a Strategic
Alliance Memorandum (SAM) with Small Business Administration (SBA) in
Washington, DC which leads to the establishment of a Small Business Resource
Center (SBRC) on Shaw campus. The purpose of the strategic Alliance Memorandum
is to develop and foster mutual understanding and working relationship between
SBA and Shaw University in order to strengthen and expand small business development
in the local area. The center is operated by the Department of Business and
Public Administration. For more information on SBRC please contact Mr. Beckwith
at 919 546 8498.