School of Business Accreditation & Assessment

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ACBSP is a specialized accrediting organization that reviews the quality and integrity of business degree programs.

Brenau University currently offers the following degree programs which are accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP):

Undergraduate Degrees

Bachelor of Business Administration
Bachelor of Business Administration:  Accounting
Bachelor of Business Administration:  Human Resource Management
Bachelor of Business Administration:  Marketing

Graduate Degrees

MBA in Accounting
MBA in Entrepreneurship
MBA in Finance
MBA in General Business
MBA in Healthcare Management
MBA in Human Resource Management
MBA in Management
MBA in Marketing
MBA in Project Management

Pending accreditation by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP):

Bachelor of Business Administration: Financial Economics
MBA in Business Analytics
MBA in Information Assurance
Master of Accountancy (MAcc)

The following business related programs are not accredited by ACBSP:

BA in Organizational Leadership
MS in Organizational Leadership
MSN in Nursing Leadership and Management
DNP in Leadership and Management

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The MBA in Project Management courses are fully accredited by the Project Management Institute. Brenau University is a Registered Education Provider. 

 

 

 

The Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) has acknowledged that Brenau University’s BBA and MBA degrees in Human Resouce Management fully align with SHRM’s HR Curriculum Guidebook and Templates. Throughout the world, 437 programs in 325 educational institutions have been acknowledged by SHRM as being in alignment with its suggested guides and templates. The HR Curriculum Guidebook and Templates were developed by SHRM to define the minimum HR content areas that should be studied by HR students at the undergraduate and graduate levels. The guidelines — created in 2006 and revalidated in 2010 and 2013 — are part of SHRM’s Academic Initiative to define HR education standards taught in university business schools and help universities develop degree programs that follow these standards.

Assessment

Here’s a longer report of our quality indicators: student-learning-outcomes-results-2015-16

Graduate Program Quality Indicators

2014-2015 2013-2014
Total Average Score: 79% 88%
Brenau Strengths (Responses)  257 127
– Business Integration and Strategic Management   96%  99%
– Ethics 94%  85%
– Finance 99%  98%
– Management 86%  94%
Student Satisfaction (Responses)  257 379
What % of respondents:
– expect a salary increase  91%  99%
– say academic advising is acceptable to excellent   44%  44%
– will recommend Brenau 94%  94%

Undergraduate Program Quality Indicators

2014-2015 2013-2014
Total Average Score:   77% 74%
Brenau Strengths (Responses)  66 87
– Finance 97% 97%
– Economics 83% 76%
– Quantitative 96% 86%
– Management 88% 77%
Student Satisfaction (Responses)  40 88
What % of respondents:
– expect a salary increase 90%  85%
– say academic advising is acceptable to excellent 60%  51%
– will recommend Brenau 95%  95%

For more information about our school, please contact us at 770.538.4700 or the Dean at serickson@brenau.edu.

General inquiries: info@brenau.edu, (770) 534-6299 or (800) 252-5119 | Admissions: admissions@brenau.edu, (770) 534-6100 or (800) 252-5119 ext. 6100