The Penn State Smeal College of Business is home to six academic departments that span the critical areas of business. Our departments function as discipline-specific communities of scholars producing research with impact and delivering extraordinary educational experiences through the college’s various academic programs.
The collective research activities of faculty across all departments at Smeal have placed the college among the top 25 business schools in the world. Individual departments have been recognized for excellence by a number of journals and associations. Highlights include:
The expertise of our faculty, coupled with the support of departmental staff, help to arm students with the critical knowledge, capabilities, and perspective that the marketplace demands. Each academic department supports programs at the undergraduate, graduate, doctoral, and executive education levels. Highlights include: