The skills needed to successfully build a career in business have less to do with luck than with skill and persistence. LU's programs in Business Management, Marketing, and Accounting can nurture your entrepreneurial spirit and provide you with the knowledge and skills required to succeed in today's global, technology based economy. We're focused on using technology and diverse experiences to prepare our students for the opportunities in today's real business world.
About Business Programs
Gain practical, real world business skills while gaining experience in finance, trade policy, marketing and leadership in the field of agriculture. From farm to boardroom, you will be prepared to lead in operation management, production, marketing strategies, commodities trading, and sales. You will thrive in our classroom delivered in active learning model conducive to understanding what it takes to build a successful business in agriculture.
Learn to use the power of accounting and finance to make data-driven decisions. A Lincoln University accounting degree prepares you for the world's finest accounting firms as well as for careers in project management, investment banking, operations management, and for leadership roles in the private and public sectors. Many of our nation's most successful leaders have an accounting background. Successfully prepare for the Certified Public Accountant (CPA), Certified Management Accountant (CMA) and/or Certified Internal Auditor (CIA) exams, in a classroom featuring individual instruction, state-of-the-art technology, and with our engaging faculty.
It is your time to lead! Lincoln will further develop and resource your dream to lead in business, in government, or in the nonprofit world. Gain an understanding of business leadership theories and see them applied in our interactive classrooms and many internships and site visits. Work in the team context to solve complex, real world scenarios. Experience the transcendent value of a local mentor and gain the wise counsel of today’s leaders of local business so you can become the future of business leadership.
Make an impact on the next generation! The demand for business teachers is growing as more and more school districts recognize the importance of financial literacy and business skills in our society. This teaching degree meets the state requirements for education and is accredited by National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE). Our experienced faculty and our excellent rapport with local school districts provide a dynamic classroom and the valuable field experiences you need for success.
Do you see yourself in a marketing career? A Lincoln University degree connects your creativity and charisma with the analytical skills and technology you need for success in the field. You can be at the center of a thriving business in marketing communication, market research, advertising analytics, brand management, and sales. We are committed to your success, providing a variety of collaborative projects with local businesses, and an excellent portfolio of internships and partnerships worldwide. Gain the tools you need to lead in the fast moving field of marketing.
Studying public administration in the state capital has many great advantages. With federal, state, local, and non governmental agencies working in Jefferson City, we have a myriad of voices and opportunities for you! Our classrooms are dynamic spaces where professors, guest speakers, and students discuss the principles, theories, models, experiences, and ethics of public service. You may apply for semester internships or shorter service experiences with one of the hundreds of agencies and organizations housed within ten minutes of our campus. Our faculty are well established and our career center will work with you to find the best fit for your skill and ambition.
About Business Minors
Strengthen your professional foundation with an accounting minor. This program is designed to build competency and value in a key area of business management and organizational function. Our minor provides the accounting acumen employers are looking for.
Develop your business and communication skills in this valuable leadership minor. You will be equipped with the ability to think critically, to make data-driven decisions, and to understand the role of ethics in successful business.
Strengthen your professional degree with a marketing minor. You will be equipped to engage in brand management, advertising, product planning, and international marketing. This interactive minor connects experience and skill with your creative passion.
Learn about the role of sport in our society and how to lead ethically and responsibly. You will become familiar with facilities and personnel management, and understand the critical functions of public relations, marketing, development and fundraising in this exciting field.