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School of Business


Learn to navigate today's business climate with unwavering integrity and skill. At Northwestern, you will be prepared to excel in your career, becoming a leader that competently and tactfully advances Christ's Kingdom.

About the School


Northwestern seriously considers the Lord’s charge to equip the saints. To that end, the School of Business is committed to graduating a growing number of Christian students in career ready programs and majors, who have acquired exceptional professional skills and a solid biblical worldview. Our goal is for alumni to excel in their careers, becoming leaders and advancing Christ's Kingdom in the business community and beyond.

Reasons to Pursue your Business Degree at Northwestern

Get Equipped

We equip students to be God-honoring leaders in business and in life. Our fully integrated business curriculum prepares our graduates to apply their talents within their field and be an influence for Jesus Christ.

  • Gain more than business savvy. Here, you'll not only get a business degree, you'll also develop the character and leadership qualities you'll need to thrive in business by integrating biblical principles and ethics in all courses.
  • Accelerate your path to internships and jobs. Connect with corporations in the Twin Cities—Fortune 500 companies, entrepreneurial start-ups, and nonprofits—in your standard coursework. The connections of our professors and alumni mean regular visits to local firms to gain a variety of up-close-and-personal business experiences and learn from their business leaders.
  • Reputation makes a difference. Our School of Business has a strong reputation for excellence among top corporations—employers consistently rate our students highly and each year several of our business majors are offered positions before graduation.

Majors and Programs


The School of Business offers the following degree programs: Accounting, Business Administration, Finance, International Business, and Marketing. These degrees prepare you for entry into top graduate programs in business, and careers in corporate and nonprofit organizations.

Bachelor/Accelerated Master's Program

Students in any business major can apply for the bachelor/accelerated master's program to take courses that apply towards both a UNW bachelor and graduate degree, saving them time and money.

Accelerated Bachelor to Master's

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