Villanova

School of Business

DEVELOPING BUSINESS LEADERS
FOR A BETTER WORLD ®

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The Villanova School of Business develops business leaders for a better world through the Augustinian values of truth, community, caring and leading through service.

VSB provides a world-class business education with undergraduate programs, graduate programs and executive education. Renowned faculty blend formal business training with real-world application to deliver an innovative and rigorous curriculum.

By bridging theory and practice, VSB helps students to develop into creative problem solvers who become ethical, influential leaders who know how to grow, analyze and protect business value.

Collaborative. Creative. Entrepreneurial. VSB educates leaders with a desire to effect positive change in their workplaces and their communities, as well as around the globe.

EXPERIENCE VSB

VSB students interacting with Joyce E. A. Russell, PhD, the Helen and William O’Toole Dean of the Villanova School of Business (VSB) 

UNDERGRADUATE PROGRAMS

Villanova School of Business (VSB) faculty and research

FACULTY & RESEARCH

Joyce E. A. Russell, PhD, The Helen and William O’Toole Dean of the Villanova School of Business (VSB)

DEAN'S WELCOME

Villanova School of Business (VSB) graduate business students collaborating

GRADUATE PROGRAMS

Villanova School of Business (VSB) Student at Graduation

ALUMNI & FRIENDS

VSB students celebrate number one ranking

RANKINGS & CAREER SUCCESS

Recruiter shaking hands with job-seeking student

CORPORATIONS & RECRUITERS

LEARN AT VSB

UNDERGRADUATE

Choose from 7 majors, 3 co-majors and 9 minors.
Business minors also are available for
non-business students.

GRADUATE

Learn about VSB’s master's degree programs,
which include the Villanova MBA, the Executive MBA and several specialized options.

ACADEMIC DEPARTMENTS

VSB's 5 academic departments are home
to our undergraduate and graduate degrees and
our more than 120 faculty members.

CENTERS OF EXCELLENCE

VSB’s institutes and centers of excellence drive the school’s pursuit of scholarly achievement, provide an outlet for cutting-edge research and help to guide curricular design.

FAST FACTS

#3

RANKED GRADUATE ONLINE BUSINESS PROGRAM IN THE NATION BY U.S. NEWS & WORLD REPORT

  

97.7%

SUCCESSFUL
UNDERGRADUATE JOB
PLACEMENT RATE

  

$64,714

AVERAGE
UNDERGRADUATE
STARTING SALARY

  

25%

INCREASE IN AVERAGE MBA SALARY UPON PROGRAM COMPLETION

 

  

#9

RANKED BEST ONLINE MBA IN THE NATION BY U.S. NEWS & WORLD REPORT

  

31,550

VSB ALUMNI MAKING A DIFFERENCE AROUND THE WORLD

  

NEWS

Victoria and Justin Gmelich

VSB hosts official dedication of the Victoria and Justin Gmelich ’90 Lab for Financial Markets

VSB recently celebrated the dedication of the new Victoria and Justin Gmelich ’90 Lab for Financial Markets, a state-of-the art facility where students and faculty can study and research in an environment parallel to a Wall Street trading floor with greater exposure to real estate, analytics, management information systems and other fields.VSB received a $3 million commitment from alumnus Justin Gmelich ’90 VSB and his wife, Victoria, making it one of the largest named gifts for a financial markets lab in the country.

FEBRUARY 12, 2020

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Ray Taylor

IN THE MEDIA | Super Bowl Ads Serve up Politics - and an Escape From It

U.S. News and World Report - January 30, 2020

Charles R. Taylor, PhD, John A. Murphy Professor of Marketing, offers his insight on the ads viewers will see during the Super Bowl.

JANUARY 30, 2020

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Joyce E. A. Russell, PhD

IN THE MEDIA So, You Want to be a Great Mentor… Here’s How

Forbes – January 28, 2020

For national mentoring month, Joyce E. A. Russell, PhD, The Helen and William O’Toole Dean, shares her best practices for becoming a great mentor and making the experience rewarding for you and your protégé alike.

 

JANUARY 28, 2020

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Patricia Dorris-Crenny, CPA

IN THE MEDIA | More Workers to Get 401(k) Investment Option

U.S. News and World Report - January 23, 2020

Patricia Dorris-Crenny, CPA, associate professor of the practice, Accounting, explains how the recently passed SECURE Act will help Americans save and invest more for retirement and encourage employers to offer more retirement benefits.

 

JANUARY 23, 2020

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Villanova School of Business Online MBA and Graduate Business Programs Top 10 in U.S. News & World Report

Villanova School of Business Online MBA and Graduate Business Programs Top 10 in U.S. News & World Report

VSB earned top-ten ranks in the annual U.S. News & World Report Best Online Graduate Business Programs, and the Best Online MBA ranking, earning the #3 and #9 spots respectively. VSB has consistently placed highly in the Best Graduate Online Business Programs since the ranking’s inception in 2014, for its Master of Science in Analytics (MSA) and Master of Science in Church Management (MSCM) programs.

JANUARY 14, 2020

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Filene Launches New Center of Excellence and Welcomes New Research Fellow

IN THE MEDIA | Dr. Quinetta Roberson of Villanova University Selected as the Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Research Fellow

PR Newswire - January 13, 2020

Filene Research Institute, an independent cooperative finance think tank, selected Quinetta Roberson, PhD, the Fred J. Springer Endowed Chair in Business Leadership and Professor of Management, as the senior research fellow for its new Center of Excellence for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion.

JANUARY 13, 2020

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