Welcome to the

Patterson School of Business

A Business Degree for the Future

Welcome to the Patterson School of Business at Piedmont International University. The Patterson School prides itself for delivering a highly student-centric business education designed to prepare students for successful careers in the modern job market.

The world of business is undergoing significant disruption enabled by technology. The growing use of automation, powered by analytics and artificial intelligence means that many routine business tasks can be performed by machines more efficiently than human beings. In such a milieu, a business graduate has to be prepared to leverage technology to maximize efficiency and work with analytics tools. In addition, the business graduate has to develop uniquely human traits such as empathy and compassion and enhance skills such as intercultural communication and teamwork.

The Patterson School of Business will give you a business degree for the future.

Business Administration

BBA

Master of Business Administration

MBA

News

Piedmont MOU with Prominent Tennessee Sheriff featured in Media

10/21/2019

Piedmont International University signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the Hamilton County Sheriff’s Office, Tennessee, to create a partnership to enable HCSO employees access to higher education. Under the MOU, HCSO employees will receive one year of academic credit into Piedmont International University’s undergraduate degrees if they have completed a state certified law enforcement training […]

Leading Entrepreneurs Offer Careers Skills Training for Students

10/21/2019

Do you want to have a job when you graduate?  Do you want to be successful in your job? Do you know what employers may be looking for in a resume? Have you ever prepared a resume? These were questions posed to juniors and seniors from the Patterson School of Business during their first career […]

Gopalan Writes Op-ed on China Trade Deal

10/14/2019

Dr Sandeep Gopalan, Vice Chancellor and Executive Vice President of Piedmont International University, published an opinion article in The Hill discussing the trade deal with China. The article notes that “the devil really will be in the details, as the cliche suggests. The fact that China obtained an immediate victory — a cancelled tariff increase — while relinquishing […]