Message from the Dean:
Welcome to the School of Business at Madonna University! Please explore our website and learn more about our exciting business education programs. Whether you are pursuing a bachelor’s degree or looking to advance your career with a master’s degree or a graduate certificate – we have exceptional programs you can tailor to fit your career goals and busy life.
Since 1975 Madonna University has been preparing highly-skilled business professionals through a values-based curriculum. This Christian humanistic approach, uniquely prepares our graduates to contribute and respond to the current business environment with knowledge, skill, and a high regard for ethics and integrity in business practice.
Our students learn from engaging faculty members who are experts and scholars in their fields as well as accomplished business professionals from a variety of industries. Our students work closely with faculty - in the classroom, as well as in supervised internships, service learning projects, the student advisory committee, Delta Mu Delta, and other value-added activities.
Visit our campus, meet our faculty, attend an Open House, meet with an advisor, talk to a current student or one of our successful alumni, and experience the Madonna University difference! For more information, contact us at 734-432-5354.
Deborah Dunn, EdD
Interim Dean School of Business
The Center for Business Development and Community Vitality at the Madonna University School of Business aspires to develop an engaged citizenry equipped to foster and sustain economic growth in Southeast Michigan and beyond.
A Letter from the Dean
Today’s competitive global business environment requires business professionals to be well prepared and driven to perform at all levels. We offer undergraduate and graduate business education that prepares students to meet these challenges with humanism, ethics and integrity. The School of Business at Madonna University has an engaging and highly experienced faculty that provides students with a comprehensive 21st century business education. Since 1975, Madonna University has offered undergraduate business courses and we began offering graduate business programs in 1982. We continue to serve student populations locally at our main campus in Livonia, Online, and at the Macomb University Center and the Orchard Lake Center. We also offer Executive MBA programs in China; and undergraduate Business Administration and MBA programs in Dubai, UAE. We’ve proudly just graduated the first undergraduate cohort in our Haiti program.
Whether you are beginning your academic journey or returning as a graduate business learner, I am confident that you will find your learning experience at the Madonna University School of Business to be extremely rewarding.
Students and the community are encouraged to attend the McManus Distinguished Business Lecture Series events held each October and March.
Please call the School of Business at 734-432-5354 or 5355 to meet with an advisor.
I want to help you reach your educational and professional goals!
Dean of the School of Business
|Last Name||First Name||Title||Company/Organization|
|Anderson||Michael||Sr. Manufacturing Engineer||General Motors|
|Borland||Brad||Sr. Executive Coach and Consultant||Paragon Leadership International|
|Follbaum||Michael||Senior Vice President||Bank of America|
|Gomes||Gerald||Engineering Group Manager||General Motors|
|Good||Pamela||President/Executive Director||Beyond Basics|
|Gutierrez||Lydia||CEO||Hacienda Mexican Foods|
|Han||Joe||VP of Tax||Sun Communities, Inc.|
|Kim, Ph.D.||Susie||VP Business Development||Sigma International|
|Krupic||Janice||CEO & President||Paragon Leadership International|
|Muscott||Craig||Senior Business Strategist||i3Logic|
|Nguyen||Van||Executive Director||Asian Pacific American Chamber of Commerce|
|Riser||Paul||Managing Director, Technology Based Entrepreneurship||Tech Town Detroit|
|Teller||Emma||Director of Marketing and Business Development||Catholic Vantage Financial|
|Wade||Ron||Director of Marketing||Detroit Tigers|
|West||Dan||President/CEO||Livonia Chamber of Commerce|
These scholarships are for undergraduate students who plan to major in a business program and participate in collegiate DECA activities.
DECA Scholarship - $3,000 per year
Dean Scholarship - $2,000 per year
Crusader Award - $1,000 per year
Renewed annually, these scholarships are evenly divided for the fall and winter semesters for up to four years, provided students maintain satisfactory academic progress and participate in collegiate DECA activities.
The University awards this high-level, scholarly recognition based on demonstrated DECA leadership activities and/or participation in collegiate DECA activities at Madonna, as well as GPA, ACT score(s), and/or other leadership experiences.
For full consideration, please complete the following:
- Submit online Application for Admission at madonna.edu
- Students must be admitted for the Fall 2016 for full consideration
- Send supporting admission documentation (i.e. transcript, test scores, AP scores, etc.) to the Office of Undergraduate Admissions
Please contact the School of Business at 734-432-5366 or DECAscholarships@madonna.edu for more information about the DECA program and scholarships.
Please contact the Office of Undergraduate Admissions at 734-432-5339 for more information about Madonna University, the admission process, or to schedule a visit.
Madonna University – Delta Mu Delta Chapter
Delta Mu Delta is an honor society for business administration students. The School of Business at Madonna University has been a proud Delta Mu Delta member school sponsoring a Delta Mu Delta Chapter since 1986. The School of Business inducts members annually. The Delta Mu Delta faculty advisor invites eligible students to apply for membership through a letter of invitation. Students choosing to join this prestigious honor society enjoy a permanent recognition of their academic excellence, life-time membership in a community of leaders and scholars committed to advancing excellence in business for the good of society. For more information contact: Dr. Betty Jean Hebel, Professor, Delta Mu Delta, Faculty Advisor firstname.lastname@example.org
The mission of the School of Business at Madonna University is to promote academic excellence in undergraduate and graduate education. As a community of scholars, faculty and students study the foundational principles of business. We prepare students to become knowledgeable, ethical, professional, and articulate global workers and citizens. The academic programs offered through the School of Business challenge students, add a solid body of knowledge, understanding, and experience in various aspects of business, and are taught in view of the global business environment.
The Madonna University School of Business aspires to be:
- a leading provider of business education in the Southeast Michigan area and beyond
- recognized internationally for preparing students to create, manage, serve and lead organizations with Christian humanism, ethics and integrity
Student Learning Goals
- Gain the disciplinary knowledge and competencies of business, in general, and of their particular program of study
- Develop an understanding and knowledge of the global environment
- Become ethical and socially responsible decision makers
- Acquire quantitative and qualitative tools for making decisions
- Communicate effectively in oral/written form
- Use innovation and technology in business
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