JWU College of Business

Studying Human Resource Management can take you places. It starts at JWU.

Alexis Gamache '18

Human resources is expanding far beyond the basics of hiring, training, compensation and benefits. In JWU’s 4-year Human Resource Management (BSBA) program in the College of Business, students will study business administration and human resource management, enhancing their education and preparing for a career in both fields.

Topics: Providence Human Resource Management

Student Entrepreneurs Gear Up to Launch Online Business

This winter, 2 students in the College of Business and 1 in the College of Hospitality Management, along with fellow collaborators, will officially launch Rabbit — a catalog of experiences tailored to each individual user based on their interests and a place for businesses and organizations to break free from the limitations of conventional advertising. Starting with an idea and making it a reality is the kind of opportunity that is available and supported here at JWU.

Topics: Providence Business Entrepreneurship

JWU Students Go Behind the Scenes at NIC+ZOE

JWU Providence students don’t wait until their senior year to begin planning career opportunities for the future. For 41 students enrolled in the retail industry seminar course in the Fashion Merchandising & Retailing degree program, they went behind the scenes at the corporate headquarters of NIC+ZOE— a bold and intuitive women’s clothing brand—and learned about wholesaling and merchandising from industry experts.

Topics: Providence Fashion Merchandising


Joining JWU Providence’s ADTEAM — 2017 winner of the National Student Advertising Competition (NSAC) — is an option open to JWU students of any major. At a recent meeting for students interested in joining the ADTEAM or the ADCLUB, more than 60 students attended to hear from Associate Professors Oscar Chilabato and Christine Ure, who explained what the organizations are all about.

Topics: Advertising & Marketing Providence