School of Business Administration

Dean's Welcome

“If you are going to achieve excellence in big things, you develop the habit in little matters. Excellence is not an exception; it is a prevailing attitude.”

Colin Powell
Four Star General, Retired U.S. Army

At the University of South Carolina Aiken’s School of Business Administration, we agree with General Powell. Today’s world requires professionals with the heart and soul of an entrepreneur while being accountable to society. Inspired by the AACSB goals for engagement, innovation, and impact, the School of Business Administration strives to prepare students for today’s world. We encourage our students to contribute positively to their communities and to embrace engaging opportunities throughout their educational journey.

Our business program is ranked among the best in the world – with the credentials to support that claim to include College of Distinction and AACSB International accreditation. As a comprehensive business school with AACSB accreditation, the USCA School of Business Administration has the gold standard of approval, focusing on providing a value-based education with an emphasis on student growth and success. Our undergraduate and MBA programs provide a unique and transformative experience which takes our students from the classroom to career preparation. Our strong connections to the business community ensure that our courses remain relevant and dynamic to prepare students with new solutions to counter new challenges. The curriculum is current, fast-paced, hands-on, and rigorous. Our students graduate prepared to support the common good and enrich lives in the community with industry training on leading certifications like including Bloomberg, SAS Tier 1 Specialist, and Microsoft and Intuit, among others.

These are exciting times. The USCA School of Business Administration faculty, staff, and I welcome you to our team.

Dr. Nancy Albers
Dr. Nancy Albers, PhD
Dean of the School of Business Administration