Business Administration

Major, Minor

Take the lead with broad and customized business curriculum at Pacific University.

In a rich, hands-on environment, students develop skills in critical thinking, problem-solving and writing, as well as technical competency, oral communication, quantitative reasoning, ethics, and library and information literacy.

Students may choose concentrations in accounting, finance, international business and marketing. Highly-motivated students can apply to the accelerated business scholars program to earn a business degree in three years.


You’ve reached adulthood — perhaps long ago — but are you a financial adult? Becoming a financial adult isn’t just about earning enough to support yourself, although that’s certainly a good start. It’s also about practicing financial habits that will give you greater peace of mind and ideally more choices in life.

College of Business senior, Kiara McGinnis '19, receives inaugural Barrett Business Leadership Award.


The Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education recently elevated the university to a Doctoral/Professional University from its prior designation as a Master's University.