The Porter B. Byrum School of Business prepares you for success in today’s global business world.

In the Porter B. Byrum School of Business, we educate our students with programs that combine the focus of a small school with the resources of large institutions. The Accounting-Finance Lab, for example, gives our students hands-on

Education photos on campus at Wingate University in Wingate, NC in various locations throughout the school. Photo by JASON E. MICZEK -

experience using cutting-edge applications specific to their field.

Our faculty approaches each class, project, presentation and seminar with the intention to provide every one of our students with the tools they need for future success.  How do we know? We assess our learning outcomes, and our alumni have told us.  Our students are retained and graduate, and our university’s outcomes can be found on College Navigator.

Programs of Study

The School of Business offers four undergraduate degree programs:

Undergraduate students can choose six minors:

The School of Business also administers the BB&T Scholars Program.

Finance class

The Future of Business

With international and world-class business programs, resources and internships, the Porter B. Byrum School of Business hones the business acumen of those who want to help shape our world economy. To read about recent student success in our program, click here. If you’d like to learn more about the school and your place in it, email Dr. Peter Frank or schedule an on-campus visit.