Academics

How will you prepare to live and prosper in a world where the future is up to you? WPU offers education for the 21st century. We welcome your interest.

Business Administration

Business majors learn how to formulate the policies and direct the operations of corporations, nonprofit institutions and government agencies. General business manager's plans, organize, direct, control and coordinate the operations of an organization and its major departments or programs.

General managers and top executives hold more than three million jobs in the U.S.

Business majors learn to problem solve and develop interpersonal and organizational skills. Peace graduates go on to various careers in areas such as credit analysis, payroll, real estate, financial analysis and account management.

Recent internships include:

North Carolina Department of Commerce International Trade Division
WNCN NBC-17
SAS Institute
North Carolina Highway Patrol
BB&T Raleigh Main
Lulu.com
Franklin County Sheriff's Office
Nextaff
North Carolina Office of Governor, Boards and Commissions Department
American Red Cross

Recent employment of business majors:

Operations Analyst, Credit Suisse
Education/Training Advisor, Global Knowledge
Staffing Coordinator, IBM
Financial Sales Representative, Western & Southern Financial Group
Marketing Assistant, North Carolina Department of Commerce: Division of Tourism
Loan Officer, State Employees Credit Union
Relationship Banker, BB&T
Human Resources Assistant, International Bank of Commerce
Billing Administrator, Verizon Inc.
Disability Examiner, North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services

Recent graduate schools acceptances:

East Carolina University, School of Business
Elon University School of Law

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