Dean's Welcome


Welcome to the Davis College of Business & Economics at Radford University, where innovation meets opportunity and excellence is nurtured. In the Davis College, our dedicated faculty are not only professionally active, publishing cutting-edge research, but they are also outstanding teachers who passionately engage students in their learning, creating dynamic and enriching educational experiences. Our commitment to excellence is underscored by our AACSB accreditation, a testament to our high standards of quality education and dedication to continuous improvement.

Our college offers a wide range of programs tailored to meet the diverse needs and interests of our students. From undergraduate majors in accounting, finance, information science and systems, management, marketing, and economics to graduate programs including our MBA, MBA with a concentration in Business Analytics, and the graduate certificate in Business Analytics jointly offered with SAS, we provide a comprehensive education that prepares students for success in today's competitive business world. Our innovative curriculum is designed to integrate theory with practical application, ensuring that our graduates are well-equipped with the knowledge and skills needed to excel in their chosen fields. Additionally, with an impressive 88% placement rate in careers or post-graduate education, you can trust that your investment in your education will yield substantial returns.

Located in the picturesque town of Radford, Virginia, our campus offers a unique blend of natural beauty and modern amenities, creating a distinctive and rich environment for students. Situated in the heart of the New River Valley, our location provides students with access to a wide range of outdoor recreational activities, including hiking, biking, and kayaking, as well as cultural attractions such as music and outdoor festivals, art galleries, theatrical performances, and historical sites. Additionally, our close proximity to nearby metropolitan areas, offers students opportunities for internships, networking, and professional development.

In the Davis College, our focus is on YOU. If you are looking for a place where forming meaningful relationships with your peers and professors is just as important as gaining hands-on experience, then you have come to the right place. We invite you to join us on an exciting journey of learning, growth, and discovery as we empower the next generation of leaders and innovators. Welcome to the Davis College of Business & Economics at Radford University, where dreams take flight and aspirations become reality.

Angela Stanton, Ph.D.
Interim Dean, Davis College of Business and Economics