School of Business

The School of Business places a strong emphasis on innovation, ethical leadership, and cultivating a diverse and inclusive environment.

Welcome to the School of Business

Through comprehensive and rigorous academic programs, cutting-edge research opportunities, and a focus on practical application, the School of Business equips students with the skills, knowledge, and mindset needed to excel in a global marketplace. 

Top 15%

Management Programs in the USA 


Among the Nation’s 25 Best Online Bachelor’s Degrees in Hospitality Management by College Choice (Online Hospitality and Tourism Administration Program)


Job Placement Rate (Online Hospitality and Tourism Administration Program)

About the School of Business

The NCCU School of Business prepares students for lifelong success and a commitment to community service. Learn more about our vision, mission, accreditation, history, organizations, metrics and board of visitors.

AACSB Accredited

Reserved by less than 6% of leading business schools, the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) ensures the highest standards of excellence are met. The NCCU School of Business has been accredited by AACSB since 2007 and has successfully maintained this recognition. 

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Explore Our Dynamic Undergraduate Degrees

NCCU's School of Business offers four majors: Accounting, Business Administration (including concentrations in Entrepreneurship, Financial Analytics, Human Resource Management, Marketing, and Management), an interdisciplinary degree in Information Technology, and Hospitality and Tourism Administration.

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M.B.A. Programs at the Forefront of Success

The Master of Business Administration degree includes a general concentration alongside the following concentrations: Data Analytics, Marketing, Hospitality Management, Real Estate, Wealth Management, and Cybersecurity; we also offer two joint degrees (a J.D./M.B.A. and an M.I.S./M.B.A.).

A Message from Dean Anthony C. Nelson

The School of Business has a profound sense of community and collaboration.  We are surrounded by faculty, staff, alumni, and administrators who are immensely involved in the well-being of students, passionate about community service, and supremely dedicated to our mission and vision.

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Hear Directly from Our Students

Our students are the cornerstone of the School of Business. They play a vital role in shaping our program, creating a substantial impact and growing into accomplished alumni. Take a look at their guide on the features of the new business building.

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Career Promise Program for Incoming Freshman

The Career Promise Program at NCCU's School of Business offers incoming freshmen who earn their business degree a guaranteed job within six months of graduating.

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Summer Camps for High School Students

Our camps are designed to give teens the opportunity to explore careers in accounting, entrepreneurship, cybersecurity, wealth management, and real estate through hands-on experiences and interactive learning.

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Center for Entrepreneurship and Economic Development

Designed for all NCCU faculty, staff and the local community, the Center for Entrepreneurship and Economic Development (CEED)  fosters and contributes to the long legacy of the entrepreneurial spirit of NCCU by leveraging programs to support entrepreneurs with diverse businesses in varying stages such as conception, launch and growth.

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Peggy Ward Financial Education Center

Named in honor of distinguished 1974 School of Business Alumni, Peggy Ward, the Peggy Ward Financial Education Center (PWFEC) at NCCU is a significant step towards driving economic change and bridging the wealth gap. This groundbreaking initiative is dedicated to empowering individuals to make informed financial decisions through certification programs, workshops, and boot camps tailored for high school students, college students, and community residents. 

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Faculty and Staff

View the NCCU School of Business faculty and staff contact information.

Professional Development and Career Management

We prepare new students to achieve success, professionally and academically, through co-curricular and experiential engagements.


The School of Business offers a Joint SAS Certificate on Statistical Analysis with SAS and a Hotel Industry Analytics certificate.

Building on a Legacy

The North Carolina Central University School of Business is now open, and you have the perfect chance to leave a lasting impact by naming a meaningful part of our campus.

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