Welcome from the Chair

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Welcome to the Department of Accounting, Finance and Business Law at Radford University. Thank you for visiting our website. Our site is designed with current as well as prospective students in mind, so I hope you find it to be a useful source of information.

If you are a prospective student, with an interest in a major in accounting or finance, I invite you to check our curriculum and degree program requirements.  The Department of Accounting, Finance and Business Law offers two degree programs: the Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting and the Bachelor of Business Administration in Finance.  The Finance program also offers students the option of pursuing a concentration in Insurance and Real Estate.  Additionally, the department offers minors in Accounting, Finance and Real Estate and Insurance

Radford University is a student focused university and offers a quality education, no matter what your field of interest. First and foremost, Radford University emphasizes teaching and learning, with faculty research viewed as a vital corollary to the teaching and learning process.  In addition to being a quality institution of higher education, Radford University has the benefit of being located in the beautiful New River Valley of Southwest Virginia. 

The College of Business and Economics at Radford University is fully accredited by the AACSB International -The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB). The AACSB is recognized by the Council on Post-secondary Accreditation and by the Office of Post-secondary Accreditation, U.S. Department of Education, as the sole accrediting agency for baccalaureate and masters degree programs in business administration and accounting.      

I, or any of the faculty in the department, would be happy to assist you in any way possible, so please feel free to contact me, or any of the faculty members in the Department of Accounting, Finance and Business Law, with any questions or information needs you may have. Again, I thank you for visiting our website.

Sincerely,

Dr. Douglas Brinckman                                                      
Chair, Department of Accounting, Finance and Business Law and
Professor of Business Law