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College of Business & Public AdministrationDean's Welcome

Welcome to the web site for Old Dominion University's College of Business and Public Administration (CBPA). The CBPA is proud of its strong faculty, diverse student body, and dedicated staff. We're accredited by the Association for the Advancement of Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB), both in general business and in accounting. Our strength is in our variety - in terms of our people and also our programs and centers. We offer a Bachelor of Science degree with nine undergraduate majors, including a major in Maritime and Supply Chain Management, as well as a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics. Masters level programs include the Masters of Business Administration, Master of Science in Accounting, Master of Arts in Economics, Master of Science in Computer Science, Master of Urban Studies, and the Master of Public Administration degree, which is accredited by the National Association of Schools of Public Affairs and Administration (NASPAA). In addition, the College offers a PhD program in Business Administration with concentrations in Finance and Marketing and a doctoral program in Public Administration and Urban Policy.


Our college is a complex organization with many degree programs, events, and research centers and activities. We perform outreach to the local Hampton Roads community and beyond through our Executive Education Center, which offers contract and public development programs, the Economics Club of Hampton Roads, our Landmark Executive-in-Residence speaker series, the Economic Forecasting project, our EV Williams Center for Real Estate and Economic Development Market Review, and the State of the Region Report.


I hope you will take the time to learn more about us through our web site and, we welcome you to visit us in Constant Hall!