As a business major at Elizabethtown College, you will enjoy both the advantages of a comprehensive business program and the benefits of a selective, private, highly-ranked comprehensive college.
The Department of Business at Elizabethtown College offers baccalaureate degrees in Accounting, Business Administration, Economics and International Business, all within a strong liberal-arts curriculum.
Students in the Department of Business augment their academic requirements in myriad ways; they
- Participate in internships, both domestically and abroad
- Engage in collaborative research with faculty
- Present papers at student conferences
- Become members of SIFE and Delta Mu Delta
- Spend a semester abroad
- Participate in study tours to Prague, Geneva, Tokyo, and Washington DC
The Department of Business maintains close links with regional businesses and executives. The Sara Lodge Executive-in-Residence program provides for a visiting professor, usually a senior business executive, in the fall semester.
A large number of executives serve on the Accounting, Business and International Business Advisory committees. They meet students on campus, provide mentoring services, and help with generating internships and jobs.
The faculty in the Department of Business have earned the highest academic credentials -- most have attained terminal degrees in their fields. Several also have garnered significant corporate-sector experience. Members of the business faculty are fluent in several languages and have taught or lived in Europe, Asia, the Middle East, the Pacific Rim and Africa.
The Mission statement describes goals and student learning outcomes for each of the four majors in the Department of Business. The Business SPEs (PDF) describe the Standard Professional Expectations of the business faculty.
The programs in Accounting, Business Administration, and International Business are accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP).
For more info
Hoover Center for Business, Elizabethtown College, 1 Alpha Dr, Elizabethtown, PA 17022