Howard University

School of Business

Introduction
AACSB Accredited

Howard University's School of Business has been a model for higher education since its founding in 1970.

With dynamic academic departments, groundbreaking centers of excellence, esteemed faculty, award-winning programs, and over 8,000 alumni across the globe, the Howard University School of Business continues to be ranked among the top business programs in the nation.

Students and faculty choose the Howard University School of Business because it provides in-depth classroom instruction, real-world experience, expert speakers from a range of backgrounds, access to global industry leaders and a commitment to research and publication.

Departments

Accounting

The Department of Accounting at Howard University has graduated more African American Certified Public Accountants than any other college or university.

Finance, Insurance and International Business

The Department of Finance, Insurance and International Business, the largest department in the School of Business, offers courses in three majors (Finance, International Business, and Insurance).

Information Systems & Supply Chain Management

The Information Systems and Supply Chain Management Department supports the core Business Administration curriculum and offers two-degree programs at the Undergraduate and Graduate level (Computer Information Systems and Supply Chain Management).

Management

Management majors will be immersed in a curriculum focused on developing leadership, decision making, human resource management, and entrepreneurial skills.

Marketing

The Department of Marketing offers a curriculum designed to prepare its undergraduate students for entry-level positions in marketing and its graduate students for mid- and upper-level positions in the management of the marketing function in an organization.

Academic Centers

  • Center for Career Excellence
  • Center for Accounting Education
  • Center of Excellence In Supply Chain Management
  • Center for Financial Services
  • Center for Global Business Studies
  • Center for Insurance Education
  • Center for Cybersecurity Education & Research

Best in class

For the 12th consecutive year, The Princeton Review has ranked the Howard University School of Business #1 in opportunities for minority students

This school offers programs in:
  • English

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Programs

This school also offers:

Master

Master of Accountancy

Campus Full time September 2019 USA Washington

The Howard University Master of Accountancy MAcc program is a specialized advanced graduate-level business program focused on preparing graduates for successful careers in corporate accounting, governmental accounting, non-profit accounting, auditing, and advisory and consulting services. [+]

The Howard University Master of Accountancy MAcc program is a specialized advanced graduate-level business program focused on preparing graduates for successful careers in corporate accounting, governmental accounting, non-profit accounting, auditing, and advisory and consulting services.

The curriculum prepares students, in a significant fashion, for the Certified Public Accounting (CPA) examination through intensive and challenging coursework during the 30-hour program. States demand 150 hours, normally the fifth year of accounting education, to sit for the examination. Our program provides the required additional coursework while allowing students to concurrently earn the prestigious MAcc degree.... [-]


Master of Finance

Campus Full time July 2019 USA Washington

The Master of Science in Finance [MSF] Degree Program will equip students with the knowledge and skills necessary to succeed in business and advance in careers in Finance. [+]

The Master of Science in Finance [MSF] Degree Program will equip students with the knowledge and skills necessary to succeed in business and advance in careers in Finance. In this intensive graduate program, students learn to analyze and solve complex finance and investment problems and practical issues in the areas of corporate finance, financial market and institutions, investment and portfolio management, financial engineering, and financial strategy.

Further, this program will be of great help to students and practitioners who are preparing for professional designations such as CFA (Chartered Financial Analyst) or CFP (Certified Financial Planner).

Admissions Requirements Application for Admission with a $75 non-refundable application fee Official transcript showing the award of a bachelor's degree Two letters of recommendation Essay GMAT test scores The ideal applicant has 1-3 years of experience Preferred undergraduate majors include Finance, Economics, and Accounting. GPA requirement is 3.0 or higher ... [-]