The Harry F. Byrd, Jr. School of Business at Shenandoah University
Welcome to the Harry F. Byrd, Jr. School of Business at Shenandoah University. Success stories start here.
- Accredited business school
- Small classes with individual student attention
- Experienced, caring faculty
- Comprehensive, cutting-edge knowledge
- Class offerings for varying work schedules
The mission of the Harry F. Byrd, Jr. School of Business is to educate its students to become successful, principled leaders with a global perspective.
Students will graduate with confidence in their ability to solve problems, be effective communicators and work successfully as individuals and team members. Our undergraduate curriculum prepares students to operate in a dynamic, ever-changing personal, social and economic environment.
The curriculum provides a solid, general educational foundation requisite for all individuals entering a fast-paced technological and global society. It provides broad-based study in the liberal arts which mark the educated citizen. In addition, working toward the BBA degree will provide students with knowledge in the fields of accounting, financial institutions, information systems and computer technology, global business, economics, management and marketing. This academic preparation linked with communications skills, ethical decision making, entrepreneurship and working in diverse international environments as a team member will make the graduate a valued member of any organization. Students have the opportunity for study-abroad experiences, internships, participation in student organizations and other activities including active management of a student investment fund. The BBA is a part of a life-long learning process for students which will lead to a better society, a better citizen and a better business leader.
The Harry F. Byrd, Jr. School of Business will become recognized as a provider of individualized business education driven by entrepreneurial thinking, global understanding and ethical practice.
The Harry F. Byrd, Jr. School of Business carries out its mission through its commitment to four guiding principles - learning, integrity, recognizing the contributions of others and continuous improvement.
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Historical Context The Harry F. Byrd, Jr. School of Business at Shenandoah University is proud to be named for Senator Harry F. Byrd, Jr., publisher, business man and former United States senator from Virginia, who served the Commonwealth and the nation with great distinction. Senator Byrd’s family tradition of fiscal conservatism, unquestioned integrity and distaste…Read More
The mission of the Executive-in-Residence Program at Shenandoah University is to enhance the academic excellence of the Harry F. Byrd, Jr. School of Business through the practical experience of a veteran business executive. As a faculty, we believe students deserve a school that has built strong relationships with the business community and assists them in…Read More
The Student Advisory Board is composed of undergraduate and graduate students nominated by the faculty of the Byrd School of Business based upon their academic and leadership accomplishments. Regular meetings are held with the administration of the Harry F. Byrd, Jr. School of Business with students being encouraged to share personal experiences and to provide…Read More
Shenandoah University earned initial accreditation of its business programs on April 12, 2007, from AACSB International - The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business, and reaccreditation was earned with flying colors in 2012. Only 655 business schools worldwide hold AACSB accreditation. “AACSB accreditation is one of the major achievements of the university over the past…Read More
To achieve high quality, the Harry F. Byrd, Jr. School of Business assesses and continually improves its performance. Quality improvement is also a requirement of SACS and AACSB International, as well as a component of the school’s Strategic Plan. The school has established a comprehensive approach to assessment at different levels. The overall approach is…Read More
The General Education program is required of all students entering Shenandoah University as a first-year/freshman. This requirement is in addition to the college/school requirements and the major/program of study requirements.
Academic Enrichment Center
The Office of Learning Resources & Services is dedicated to providing students with tools and guidance that enhance their effectiveness as independent learners.
Welcome to Shenandoah University’s International Programs!
Our Purpose: The International Programs at Shenandoah University facilitates successful connections for learning between the university community and the world.
Michael Crea ’05 and Jeremy Blaustein ’06 were among the staff members honored when “The Gershwins’ Porgy and Bess” garnered the Tony Award for best revival of a musical at this year’s ceremony. Shenandoah alumni Michael Crea ’05 and Jeremy… Read More
Shenandoah Conservatory Dean Michael Stepniak has announced four new faculty members who will join Shenandoah University for the upcoming semester. “It is with great pleasure that I introduce the distinguished scholars and artists who will be joining our Conservatory faculty,”… Read More
For the past 27 years, the Children’s Literature Conference at Shenandoah University has been striving to share with teachers and librarians the best in children’s literature. This year, the conference will be held Monday, June 25 through Friday, June 29… Read More
Office of the Dean Miles K. Davis, Dean Harry F. Byrd, Jr. School of Business Shenandoah University 1460 University Drive Winchester, VA 22601 Phone: (540) 665-4572 E-mail: email@example.com RT Good, Associate Dean Harry F. Byrd School of Business Shenandoah University 1460 University Drive Winchester, VA 22601 Phone: (540) 665-1290 E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org Donna Fazio, Administrative Assistant…Read More