Department of Business Administration

Program Overview

Our business programs will provide you with a basic understanding of the nature and purpose of business and its role in society, as well as a general knowledge of the structure and processes of business. You will take courses in accounting, finance, marketing, management and economics, among others. The program focuses on analytical skills and the constantly growing array of software applicable to business. It also addresses the dynamic global, social, political, economic and technical environments in which businesses operate. Communication, leadership and analytical skills and experience working effectively in teams are fundamental elements of the program.


  • 100% of full time faculty are doctoral qualified and have "real world" experience
  • Individual attention due to small class size
  • Courses use an applied approach
  • At Wheeling University, our business and accounting programs will prepare you to enter the work-world armed with value-based, practical and leading edge skills. With your commitment and passion, a leadership position will be well within reach in your chosen profession.

Principles of Accounting
Principles of Economics
Principles Finance
Principles of Management
Principles of Marketing

Bank Trust Departments, Law Firms, Variety of local businesses and businesses in students’ home town.
Future Business Leaders of America
ACCT 201 Principles of Accounting I
ECON 211 Macroeconomics
BUSN 211 Principles of Management
BUSN 212 Principles of Marketing
BUSN 213 Principles of Finance