College of Business and Public Affairs
624 South High Street
West Chester, PA 19383
Name: Dr. Jeffery L. Osgood, Jr.
Position: Dean (Interim)
Name: Dr. Lori Fuller
Position: Associate Dean (Interim)
Name: Kathy Koval
Position: Assistant Dean, Director of Business and Public Management Programs
Name: Cindy Cheyney
Position: Assistant Dean
Name: Erika Hineman
Position: Director of Marketing and Communications
Name: Laurie Christie
Position: Administrative Assistant
Name: Paige Carey
Position: Dean's Office Secretary
The School of Business at West Chester University, which is part of the College of Business and Public Management (CBPM), helps students prepare for a career in business. The School is AACSB accredited and offers a wide array of undergraduate and graduate programs in four academic departments - Accounting, Economics and Finance, Management, and Marketing - with top faculty, impactful research, driven students, and the highest standards of quality. The MBA Program is #55 in U.S. News & World Report's rankings of the Best Online MBA Programs for 2016.
Total Enrollment by Degree (Fall 2015)
FACULTY SCHOLARSHIP IS MISSION CENTRIC AND IMPACTFUL AS EVIDENCED BY THE WIDE RANGE OF APPLICATION BASED AND PEDAGOGICAL RESEARCH.
Percent of faculty actively review articles for over 87 peer reviewed journals.
Faculty have been invited to present or publish their research and/or serve on a research panel.
Faculty have received best paper awards.
Faculty have received teaching awards.
Faculty have received advising awards.
Faculty serve the community as an association officer or director.
Faculty maintain current professional licensures.
Faculty mentor student research.
FROM FALL 2011 THROUGH SPRING 2016, 3,480 HOURS OF SERVICE LEARNING AND GREATER THAN 1,900 HOURS OF COMMUNITY SERVICE WAS PERFORMED BY BUSINESS STUDENTS.
Total Number of Students in Internships by Year:
The Mission of the West Chester University School of Business is to prepare students to be successful within the evolving regional and global economies. As a comprehensive public institution in southeastern Pennsylvania, the School will: provide high-value business programs at the undergraduate and graduate level; foster student development through multidisciplinary education, scholarship and experiential learning; work with regional businesses and nonprofits to develop innovative approaches to business education; and continuously improve pedagogy and business practices through relevant research and other professional activities.