In the College of Business, students develop their abilities as communicators and problem solvers, examining the world around them and how they fit into it. They also hone the necessary leadership skills that will advance them in their future professions.

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Real-World Experience

The ins and outs of business can’t be explained or experienced solely within the walls of a classroom. 

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The College of Business at Lander University is proud to offer a business program accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB). AACSB accreditation is a valuable asset to business programs and is indicative of our ability to offer a high quality business education in a small-school environment.

AACSB is the premier accrediting body and AACSB Accreditation is known worldwide as the longest standing, most recognized form of professional accreditation an institution and its business program can earn.

  • Worldwide accreditation process
  • Aligns business school strategy to student learning goals
  • Focuses on continuous improvement
  • Establishes faculty standards and student expectations
  • The mark of quality distinction – less than 5 percent worldwide have earned the achievement


The mission of the College of Business is to offer an applied business education so that graduates may embark on successful professional careers or graduate school. We deliver results through a high level of interaction between students and faculty, providing hands-on and innovative learning experiences. We impact the knowledge base of business and the economic health of the region by engaging in professional and scholarly activity.