The School of Business at Meredith College exists to provide an academically-challenging learning environment, where students develop critical thinking skills in all areas of business, with emphasis on teamwork, communication, leadership and ethical decision making.
Excellent teaching is complemented by strong faculty-student relationships, by faculty scholarship that enhances our curriculum, and by service to the College and to the Central North Carolina community.
We aspire to be nationally recognized for exceptional business education, preparing undergraduate women and graduate students to inspire, create, and lead with integrity in the global economy.
In all our relationships, we demonstrate our steadfast commitment to the core values of:
Meredith Undergraduate 4-year graduation rate (2009 cohort): 54.8%
Meredith Undergraduate 5-year graduation rate: 61.6%
Undergraduate employed, interning, or in graduate/professional school one year post graduation (2015 graduates): 91.0%
MBA 2-year graduation rate: 80.0%
An engaged Business Advisory Board provides guidance, advice and assistance to the School of Business in areas including academics and placement of graduates.
The School of Business offers the Leaders of Distinction Speaker Series for our MBA students each fall and spring semester. The purpose of this event is to provide our graduate students with the opportunity to meet outstanding business leaders and to explore pertinent issues affecting business today.