Management & Business students at the start of an IBI Global Marketing class


Messiah College’s Department of Management & Business offers six rigorous majors in addition to several uniquely excellent academic programs:



  • Messiah alums can be found in all of the Big Four accounting firms
  • Messiah’s accounting program has one of the highest rates in Pennsylvania for passage of all four parts of the CPA exam.
  • Messiah program grads enjoy an extremely high rate of job placement in their field

Business Administration:

  • Provides the broadest perspective on business practice
  • Concentrations available in:

Human Resource Management
Technology and Operations Management

Business administration

Economic Development:

  • Messiah College has strong connections with many economic development organizations such as World Vision, Mennonite Economic Development Associates, and Hope International
  • Economic Development majors participate in a unique J-term cross-cultural trip to Loreto, Mexico
Economic Development


  • An important foundation for all of business
  • Messiah Economics alums are often accepted into the nation’s top graduate school programs
  • Graduates with strong economics backgrounds find career opportunities in private and public sectors

International Business:

  • Messiah International Business graduates are prepared to work in an increasingly interconnected global economy
  • Messiah College owns and operates the International Business Institute (IBI)—the premier undergraduate business experience. IBI participants travel and take classes for 10 weeks through Europe, India, and China.
International business


  • Messiah College Marketing graduates work for organizations that include Microsoft, JPMorgan Chase, UPS, Pfizer, and PayPal.
  • Many Messiah Marketing classes involve experiential learning projects in which students do hands-on work, such as developing marketing plans and creating ads for real organizations.


For those majoring in other departments, the Department of Management & Business offers several useful minors:


Partnership Programs

The Department of Management & Business supports other departments in offering a variety of business-related majors:

Partnership programs

Some Relevant Minors Outside the Management & Business Department