Business Administration Index

Eastern offers unique business programs in Accounting, Business Administration, Business Information Systems, and Finance in addition to an interdisciplinary major in Labor Relations and Human Resource Management. These programs of study enable students to develop a theoretical and pragmatic understanding of how businesses really operate and become more successful competitive organizations. In addition, each area of study is grounded in the liberal arts and provides comprehensive exposure to business concepts and applications in their respective areas.

Each program within the Department of Business Administration puts major emphasis on the development of teamwork and leadership skills through practical business applications. Students are encouraged to apply classroom knowledge through hands-on real world applications within the local Connecticut communities, regional business hubs, and through pursuing international work and learning opportunities.


In Connecticut, the Department of Labor projects for graduates in accounting, business administration, business information systems, economics and finance, an increase of 9.2% in job openings between 2014 and 2024.

Current Department Newsletter:
Please see the PDF version of our current Department of Business Administration Newsletter to learn more about what has been happening in our Department and with our programs’ students and faculty. See Current Newsletter


Department Office Contacts
Department Chair:
faculty Dr. Chiaku Chukwuogor
office Webb Hall, Rm. 428
phone number (860) 465-5393
fax number (860) 465-4469
Assistant Chair:
faculty Dr. Jeffery Schaller
office Webb Hall, Rm. 449
phone number (860) 465-5226
fax number 
Dept. Secretary:
faculty Gwyneth Carrell
office Webb Hall, Rm. 423
phone number (860) 465-4620
fax number (860) 465-4469
Internship Coordinator:
faculty Karen Crowley
office Webb Hall, Rm. 423
phone number (860) 465-4627
fax number (860) 465-4469