School of Business

The School of Business strives to provide an environment that promotes student learning in the field of business within a caring Christian Community. The educational experience in the School of Business is focused on providing students with the knowledge, skills, and ethical principles to assume leadership positions in their workplaces, communities, and the global business environment.

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empowered leaders & difference-makers

Follow the call to lead with purpose and make a difference in today’s diverse, dynamic business community. Learn from dedicated, experienced faculty who invest in your success, and apply faith-based principles in the working world. At Carey, we believe that business is a calling, and we give you the tools, support, and connections you need to to answer that call with confidence.

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International Business
The William Carey School of Business’ International Business undergraduate concentration prepares students to be innovative, effective leaders anywhere in the world by providing foundational business knowledge and a deep understanding of how markets and information flow from one country to the next. Students will study business from an international perspective with thorough and engaging coursework in economics, finance, management, and more.

Meet the Dean

Dr. Cheryl L. Dale

Dr. Cheryl Dale was appointed as the dean of the School of Business in 2005. She began her teaching career at Delta State University and joined William Carey University in 1997. Her areas of teaching are statistics, operations management, and management. Her main interest lies in quality management. She has served as an examiner for the Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award, the Mississippi Quality Award, the Washington State Quality Awards, and the 2002 and 2003 Governor’s Achievement Awards. In 2008, Dr. Dale was appointed as the Thomson Endowed Chair at William Carey University. In 2009, she was selected as the WCU Administrator of the year by the Student Government Association and the WCU HEADWAE recipient. She currently serves as vice president of the Southern Regional Assembly of the International Assembly of Collegiate Business Education (IACBE). She is a member and co-advisor for the WCU chapter of the Society for Advancement of Management and a member of Sigma Beta Delta international honor society.

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Hattiesburg Campus
Business Building
WCU Box #18
710 William Carey Parkway
Hattiesburg, MS 39401
(601) 318-6199
Tradition Campus
19640 Highway 67
Biloxi, MS 39532
(601) 318-6199

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