St. Bonaventure's School of Business has taken its rightful place as one of the world's premier business schools.
We're proud of our accreditation by the Association for the Advancement of Collegiate Schools of Business, a prestigious designation shared by only 5% of the world's business schools. We're one of the smallest institutions with AACSB accreditation.
Not only do we offer top-rated programs, but we deliver them within the personalized, small-school environment that has always characterized St. Bonaventure.
Our academic programs are uniquely linked to the university's Franciscan mission. We incorporate service learning into our curriculum and embrace the values of compassion, wisdom and integrity. We strive to shape future business leaders who measure success by how their work betters the lives of others.
4+1 BBA/MBA early assurance program
Qualifying freshmen may enter our 150-hour 4+1 MBA in professional accountancy program in which they first earn a Bachelor of Business Administration in accounting, then their MBA, all in 5 years or less. CLICK HERE TO LEARN MORE
Early assurance in business analytics
Qualifying students begin their freshman year assured of a seat in our Master of Science in business analytics program upon successful completion of their bachelor's degree program. CLICK HERE TO LEARN MORE
Early assurance in sport administration
Qualifying high school seniors who enroll in a bachelor's degree program at St. Bonaventure are guaranteed placement in our Master of Science in Business in sport administration program upon satisfactory completion of undergraduate requirements. CLICK HERE TO LEARN MORE.
The School of Business Internship Program provides students with a practical business world working environment, which is essential for a more complete understanding of the application of business theories and procedures.
Through mentored intern hours, students gain vital insight into the day-to-day operations of a business. They hone both hard and soft skills, learn the importance of networking and improve their post-graduation job prospects.
Learn more at School of Business Internships
The dean of the School of Business is Dr. Matrecia S.L. James.
James has had vast experience in higher education and leadership development. Prior to coming to St. Bonaventure in 2016, she was the associate dean of Jacksonville University's Davis College of Business, Jacksonville, Fla., and director of its graduate business program.
She is the founder of Multi-level Sustainable Leadership Consulting, which advises individuals and organizations on developing sustainable leadership skills.