Earl N. Phillips School of Business
Business Administration

B.S.B.A. Business Administration

Business Administration Program Overview

High Point University and the Earl N. Phillips School of Business (PSB) are deeply committed to the positive development and education of young people who possess the drive and potential to be successful, contributing members of society. We work with local industry professionals to make sure our curriculum is pertinent and state of the art.

Our approach in all our programs is to provide a practical, applied, experiential education utilizing a variety of teaching methods such as case studies, computer simulations and projects with the local business community. Activities outside the classroom are viewed as critical elements of an education.

Internships, career events, speakers, resume and interview workshops, etiquette dinners, company tours, the Elevator Pitch and the Business Plan Competition all provide opportunities to work with the business community to obtain a practical, relevant education.

A Focused Curriculum

The Earl N. Phillips School of Business at High Point University is committed to offering students a comprehensive and relevant curriculum, which encompasses a large selection of courses. Through their choice of electives, students can focus their studies on a specific area such as marketing, finance or management, or choose a more diverse program of study. Our business graduates are prepared for the world of work because they are required to take courses from the Business Core Curriculum. Their choice of electives is in addition to this core curriculum. Thus, they have flexibility in the workplace and are prepared for a multitude of career options.

Business Administration majors can choose to take their business elective courses in the following areas:

  • Accounting
  • Economics
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Finance
  • Management
  • Marketing and Sales

A Mathematical Economics major is offered through the Department of Mathematics and Computer Science in conjunction with the Earl N. Phillips School of Business.


The High Point Admissions Office is Located in Wrenn Hall.

Tours are available 7 days a week. Please contact us to schedule your visit.
(800) 345-6993
(336) 841-9216
(336) 888-6382 (fax)

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Business Administration at HPU