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We are glad you have chosen to explore the world of business. Here at Fayetteville State University (FSU), it doesn’t matter whether your future is local, carries you throughout the region, or even leads you around the globe, we take our role seriously in preparing you to adapt to opportunities and meet the challenges of the business world.
Since Fall 2009 we offer General Business Administration Online Degree Completion (ODC) Program
School of Business and Economics
Fayetteville State University
1200 Murchison Road
Fayetteville, NC 28301
Hours: M-F, 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
Phone: (910) 672-1267
Fax: (910) 672-2046
Dean: Dr. Assad Tavakoli
2013 SBE Organizational Chart
Developing Your Communications and Leadership Skill
Join the Bronco Toastmasters Club
Center for Entrepreneurship
"Bronco Idea Challenge"
On behalf of the School of Business and Economics (SBE), we want to personally welcome you to Fayetteville State University. Our curricular programs and small class sizes will provide you with the opportunity to enhance your communication, technological, and problem-solving skills. You will also have many opportunities to get to know your professors both inside and outside of the classroom, and hone your team-building and leadership skills through our student organizations. More importantly, our accreditation by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB), the premier accrediting agency for business programs around the world, points to the quality of the education that you will receive here within the SBE.
Please feel free to explore our academic programs and review our faculty profiles. Again, we appreciate your interest in the SBE and are always available to address your questions or concerns.
Assad A. Tavakoli, PhD
Dean of School of Business and Economics
VBOC Director Rehder Delivers Testimony to the U.S. Senate Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship
November 19, 2013
Professor Dent Honored with the 2013 Peter Frost Mentoring Award
October 30, 2013
SBTDC Regional Director Receives an Award
October 22, 2013
Union Corrugating VP Offers Career Advice to FSU Students
October 28, 2013
FSU Professor of Finance, Dr. Patrick Larkin Advises Investors
US News and World Report -- Money Personal Finance
August 27, 2013
FSU MBA Students and Faculty Visit the Other Side of the World
May 25, 2013, Beijing, China
Economics and Finance Club Wins
the Bronco Pride Award
April 30, 2013
MBA Students Attends the 23rd Anniversary of
Raleigh, NC, February 16, 2013
October 22, 2013, Fayetteville, NC - The Fayetteville State University Center for Entrepreneurship is pleased to announce the top three winners in its "Bronco Idea Challenge." The contest was started on October 1, 2013 and ended on October 11, 2013. Read more >>>
August 2013 - U.S. Airways magazine writer Nancy Oakley, wrote an article about the uniqueness of curriculum at Fayetteville State University, entitled "Ahead of the Class." The article mentioned "FSU's School of Business and Economics ranks third in North Carolina, and it's easy to see why." Click here to read the article.
July 23, 2013 - The Fayetteville State University Hackley Endowment for the Study of Capitalism and Free Enterprise is pleased to announce the three winners of the 2012-2013 Economics Music Video Contest. The theme of the contest, "Economic value is subjective," encouraged students nationwide to help illustrate economics in an exciting way. Click here to view the list of winners
FSU No. 66 in Latest SSRN Business School Rankings
The Social Science Research Network (SSRN) lists Fayetteville State University's School of Business and Economics at number 66 among its latest rankings of the top 1,000 US Business Schools. The school is also ranked number 15 in the world. Read more >>>
L.V. Hackley Endowed Chair Appears on FOX Business Network "Stossel" Show
January 4, 2013 - Dr. Edward Peter Stringham discussed his research on how the first stock exchanges developed in London in the 1700s, and on how private companies like eBay and PayPal enforced self-regulation to prevent fraud. Click here to watch the interview.
The SBE is accredited by the AACSB - one of the most prestigious and rigorous accrediting programs. Currently, fewer than one-third of US business programs and only 15 percent of the world's business programs have earned AACSB accreditation. >> Read More
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