Portland-State-University 2014-2015 Bulletin

School of Business Administration

Scott Marshall, Interim Dean

Erica Wagner, Associate Dean, Undergraduate Programs

Cliff Allen, Interim Associate Dean, Graduate Programs

Pamela Tierney, Associate Dean, Faculty And Research

Undergraduate Programs Office

240 School of Business Administration Building, 503-725-3712


Graduate Programs Office

540 School of Business Administration Building, 503-725-8001


  • B.A., B.S.—Business Administration
  • Minor—Advertising (for graphic design majors), Advertising (for communications majors), Business Administration
  • Certificate in International Business Studies - Undergraduate
  • Certificate in Food Industry Management—Undergraduate
  • Certificate in Athletic & Outdoor Industry - Undergraduate
  • Certificate in Entrepreneurship - Undergraduate
  • Certificate in Social Innovation - Undergraduate
  • Postbaccalaureate Certificate in Accounting
  • M.B.A.—Master of Business Administration
  • M.S.—Master of Science in Financial Analysis
  • M.S.—Master of Science in Global Supply Chain Management
  • M.B.A. Healthcare— The Healthcare M.B.A.
  • M.I.M.—Master of International Management
  • MRED —Master of Real Estate Development
  • Ph.D.—Participating school in Systems Science Doctoral Program

The undergraduate and graduate programs in business administration are accredited by AACSB—Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business. In addition, the accounting program has separate accreditation from the AACSB. AACSB sets standards for business education in terms of curricular content, quality of faculty, and adequacy of facilities.