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The Hutton School of Business at the University of the Cumberlands is an Educational Member of the International Assembly for Collegiate Business Education (IACBE), and has affirmed its commitment to excellence in business education.

The Hutton School of Business (HSB) offers majors and minors in business administration, accounting or management information systems. In any of these fields, you will find a healthy and challenging learning environment to develop your unique interests and talents and prepare you for a position of leadership in the 21st century global market place.

One of the newest buildings on campus, HSB features classrooms equipped with the latest media, audio and data transmission technology. In small classes you will study with faculty members who keep abreast of rapid changes in business and who are actively involved in the business community as financial advisors, tax consultants, officers of professional organizations and members of corporate boards of directors. You may also earn from three to fifteen credit hours and gain practical work experience through corporate internships.

Opportunities outside the classroom include an annual two-day business forum, when several business leaders and entrepreneurs come to campus to speak to the department’s junior and seniors. Students attend presentations, and student business leaders have an opportunity to talk with the presenters one-on-one.

What Can I Do With This Degree?

A Hutton School of Business Accounting degree prepares graduates for potential careers in public and corporate accounting, tax planning and compliance, auditing, internal auditing/fraud examiner, information systems, management advising services, and government agencies such as the  FBI, ATF and IRS.


Top Ten Reasons to Choose UC

one Small classes with faculty who are dedicated to student success.
two Challenging academic program that prepares students for a variety of positions within the accounting profession.
three State of the art facilities
four Instruction by Hutton School of Business faculty who practice what they teach.
five Interaction with faculty who through their active involvement in the business community stay current with the rapid changes in their academic disciplines.
six Participation in and attendance at the Business Forum for Young Professionals.
seven Participation in the bi-monthly HSB Speaker Series which affords students the opportunity to hear and meet business professionals in an informal setting.
eight Eligibility for participation in the Rollins Internship, a partnership with the Rollins Corporation in Atlanta, Georgia.
nine Participation in Sigma Beta Delta, international business honor society
ten Opportunity to interact with students from many cultures.