Business at Berry!
RUN a student enterprise, START a
business, CONDUCT research with a professor, PUBLISH an undergraduate
research journal, STUDY abroad for a semester or a year, MANAGE an
investment portfolio, INTERN with an organization, LEAD a business club,
or PRESENT your research at a national conference.
FIRSTHAND opportunities available to you at Berry’s Campbell School of
Business. As a business major at a liberal arts college, you have the
unique opportunity to combine your interest in business with a solid
foundation in the sciences, humanities, social sciences and fine arts.
Why is this important? Today, more than ever, employers are looking to
hire employees who don’t just know business principles and processes but
employees who can THINK on their feet, ANALYZE a situation or problem
from several angles in order to develop solutions, and COMMUNICATE this
information to a variety of audiences.
As a business major
at Berry, you can PREPARE for the career you want. STUDY accounting,
finance, economics, marketing, and management. ENGAGE in the many
FIRSTHAND experiences available. SET yourself apart. BUILD your dream.
Let BERRY guide you.
BUSINESS SCHOOL NEWS!
Chair and associate professor of Finance, Ken Johnston, was recently featured as an expert on WalletHub’s article entitled 2016’s Cities that Overspend on Cars. Dr. Johnston offers mindful advice on the four common mistakes car buyers make, leasing versus buying, and how to assess whether a car fits into your budget. The article link can be found here for your viewing: https://wallethub.com/car-payment-calculator/#Ken-Johnston
On January 21st, 2016, several
generations of Campbell School of Business students and alumni came together at
the annual Viking Connections. The event was hosted at Invesco in metropolitan Atlanta
where several Berry alumni representing companies such as: AT&T, Coca-Cola,
Chick-fil-a, SunTrust Bank, RaceTrac Petroleum, Inc., Emory Medicine and many
others attended in order to network with the junior and senior business students ready to enter the job
On April 15th, 2016, the Campbell School of Business happily
hosted the 2016 Induction Ceremony for Beta Gamma Sigma, the international
honor society that recognizes the “best in business.” Beta signifies Honor,
Gamma signifies Wisdom while Sigma signifies Earnestness and the students
inducted are CSOB’s prime example for these three concepts.
MBA: Kelly Hill
Seniors: Ivey Herrington and Karina Perez
Juniors: Robert Brown, Brooklyn Culbertson, Lydia West, Davis Wright, and Krista Zalewski
Richard Bettison, Clay Collins, Rhoxie
Ellard, Grace Hopkins, Samuel Jones, Ree Palmer, Anna Smith , Morgan Weigle, and Kayli