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Business Undergraduate Online and Evening NWHC Courses for Fall 2015

Students who need or prefer evening and/or online business courses have a number of options from which to choose in fall. PVAMU Northwest Houston Center Courses ACCT 3213: Intermediate Accounting I ACCT 4223: Auditing MGMT 3103: Principles of Management MISY 2013: Fundamentals of MIS Online Undergraduate Business Courses (Section Z – Internet) BLAW 2203: Legal …

Business Summer Scholars Program Starts July 5

Prairie View A&M University’s Business Scholars Summer Program kicks off July 5, 2015. This five-week academic experience is designed for incoming Prairie View A&M University freshman interested in getting a jump start on their academic careers. Program participants will have the opportunity to: Complete six (6) hours (two courses) of college-level coursework from their business …

PVAMU Gala 2015 – April 18, 2015

Prairie View A&M University’s biennial gala has become a signature event for the university attracting hundreds of alumni, distinguished guests, and friends of the university as well as university faculty, staff, students and administrators. The College of Business has been selected to serve as the host and featured college for the 2015 PVAMU Gala.  Dr. …

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PVAMU Business Dean Quddus Offers Insight on Bangladesh Economy and Garment Industry in The New York Times and on National Public Radio

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Dr. Munir Quddus provided valuable insight into Bangladesh’s economy, focusing on the garment district, on National Public Radio’s Planet Money program.  Quddus’ knowledge of the country’s economy and the impact of the garment district, an area of his research, was sought out immediately following the May 2013 clothing factory collapse that killed over 1,000 workers; he was also quoted in an editorial piece in The New York Times.  Dr. Quddus, who has led the PVAMU College of Business for more than a decade, is also a professor of economics as well as co-author of “Entrepreneurs and Economic Development: The Remarkable Story of Garment Exports from Bangladesh.”


Bridget Ross to Lead PVAMU Small Business Development Center

Bridget Ross has been named the fourth Director for Prairie View A&M University Small Business Development Center (PVAMU SBDC).  Ross

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joined the PVAMU SBDC in March where she will help small business owners develop strategies, attract customers, increase sales and improve productivity and profitability, all free services provided by the PVAMU SBDC for clients in Waller and Grimes counties.

Mrs. Ross has more than 17 years of experience in the financial industry serving as a Regional Vice President for a major financial institution, loan officer for a mortgage banker and as a realtor.  Most recently, she served as the Houston region loan officer for PeopleFund, a non-profit 501(c) (3), Community Development Financial Institution, based in Austin, Texas and brings a wealth of knowledge from her work with ACCION, the nation’s largest micro lender.

awardBusiness Student Organizations Recognized Nationally and Locally.

Congratulations to the PVAMU chapters of the Association of IT Professionals who competed successfully at the national student conference in St. Louis, the National Association of Black Accountants who earned chapter of the year and the Beta Gamma Sigma Honors Society for recognition as an Exemplary Chapter. (More.)

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