Business Overview

The William Jessup University Business program will prepare students for effective service as Christian leaders in the world. The program emphasizes Christian principles and provides training on theoretical and practical aspects of management and leadership.

The Business program prepares you to be trusted business professionals through a challenging academic experience, a community-focused internship program and a biblically-based Christian foundation.


  • Ethical decision making
  • Analytical skill development
  • Entrepreneurship
  • International perspectives
  • Leadership skills
  • Presentation skills
  • Small class sizes
  • Personalized advising
  • Connections with local business
  • Christ-centered, faith-based courses
  • Member of local area Chambers of Commerce
  • WASC Accredited

Career & Internship Opportunities

  • Advertising
  • Accounting
  • Banking
  • Communications
  • Marketing
  • Financial/Investment Services
  • Commercial Construction
  • Healthcare
  • Insurance
  • Technology
  • Human Resources
  • Management
  • Manufacturing
  • Public Relations
  • Real Estate
  • Retail

Learning Outcomes

  • Integrate faith in Jesus Christ in the business environment as a highly competent, relevant, and ethical servant-leader.
  • Professionally communicate accurately, creatively, and analytically both orally and in writing.
  • Deploy critical thinking skills to properly analyze business opportunities, utilizing content-specific knowledge to make and implement successful business decisions.
  • Effectively collaborate within a team environment to produce superior deliverables.
  • Understand and navigate effectively in the growing global economy and the highly competitive business environment.
Featured Faculty
Online Business Faculty and Coordinator
Why do you enjoy working at Jessup?

Jessup’s distinct mission and purpose as a Christ-centered, excellent institution of higher education led me to join the WJU family. This is a very special and unique community to learn and grow in. I am passionate about teaching and mentoring the next generation of young people who will impact our world for the cause of Christ in every aspect of society, especially being the salt and light in the business, accounting, and financial industry. The students, faculty, staff, and administration of WJU strive together in Christ and create an incredible spiritual and academic synergy which makes Jessup a truly amazing university community to call home.

Business Faculty
Academic Business Manager Adjunct Professor, School of Business
Assistant Professor
Assistant Professor, Business
Dean of the School of Business