College of Business at Pacific University

College

The College of Business at Pacific University is located in the heart of Oregon's Washington County. Established in 2013, the College is built upon a 70-year tradition of excellence in business education.

Programs & Degrees

The College of Business offers undergraduates the opportunity to study accounting, management, finance, international business, marketing and actuarial science as a concentration within Business Administration.

The College of Business offers a Master of Business Administration (MBA) from our Hillsboro, Oregon campus which is designed for working professionals to continue their career while earning their degree. Learn how you can start your MBA program today!

Highlighted Student Resources

Placement Office
You will find resources and programs for professional development, support with formatting and editing resumes, assistance finding internship and job opportunities, and valuable connections from Pacific's close-knit alumni network. If you are a current student or Pacific Business Alumnus, or if you would like to let us know about a position within your company, contact the Placement Services Director, Wanda Frazier, today!

Inspired Ideas Competition
You will compete for thousands of dollars in funds to turn ideas into prototypes. Past innovations include several medical devices, a video game to teach about depression, and several mobile applications.

Travel Course Opportunities
Whether you are perusing your undergraduate education or your MBA with Pacific you will have the opportunity to gain global experiences first-hand through dynamic, location-based learning on travel courses. 

Contact Us

James Goodrich, PhD | Office of the Dean
Business@pacificU.edu | 503-352-2809

Ryan P. Garcia, MBA | Director of Marketing & Admissions
503-352-2187 | garcia@pacificU.edu

Wanda Frazier, MBA | Placement Coordinator
503-352-3117 | wFrazier@pacificU.edu

Headlines

Sitting in her office in Coos Bay, Ore., Pacific MBA alumna, Angila Petris, MBA is employed in her dream job. After completing her Pacific MBA in 2017 she moved with her husband to Coos Bay where, after a stint working as a Staff Accountant at a CPA firm, she began her current role as the Director of Finance for the South Coast Education Service District.

The College of Business is proud to introduce four new faculty members in Fall 2018 across multiple disciplines. These new faculty members will provide students with a mix of academic expertise and professional experience.

The Placement Services Office of the College of Business at Pacific University is focused on providing resources for students to secure internships. “These kinds of informational events are so important…” acknowledged Dean Jim Goodrich, “…many of these summer internships have employer application deadlines this fall, and students need to apply now to be successful.”