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Business Administration Department

Location: Percival Hall, Rooms G09-B and G08
Chairperson: Renee Scapparone - 978.665.3526
Administrative Assistant: Anne Burrill - 978.665.3378
Admissions Office: 978.665.3144 or

MBA Program

Undergraduate Day Program

Undergraduate Evening Program

  Renee M. Scapparone Renee M. Scapparone
  Department Chair Evening Undergraduate Program Manager
  Percival Hall Percival Hall
  Room G09-B Room G09-B
  Phone: 978.665.3526 Phone: 978.665.3526


Our mission is to prepare each Business Administration student to take a responsible position within the world of business, equipped with a knowledge of business theories, policies, and procedures. The curriculum is based in the liberal arts, coupled with professional courses and a variety of practical business experiences, including the opportunity for experimental learning through internships, structured to give the participant an opportunity to apply the theory of the classroom to a specific work experience.

Our vision is to be recognized as the pre-eminent business administration program within the Massachusetts State University system. We do this to ensure that your opportunities through Fitchburg State University help you to succeed in your professional career.


Two Year Rotation of Courses (PDF)
Four Year Plan of Study


Chan, Andrew - Accounting
Crawley, John - Management, Marketing, Law
Greenwood, Michael - Marketing, Management, Internships
Hollingsworth, Beverley - Management, Accounting
Kim, Kay Kwahng - Management, Marketing
Lohmann, John - Management, Law, Marketing
Pereira, Audrey - Computer Info Sys for Business, Digital Commerce, Forecasting, Management, Cyber Security Management
Scapparone, Renee - Marketing, Management

Program at a Glance





Clubs and Organizations

  • Accounting Club
  • Business Society

Relevant Links


Fitchburg State has facilities tailored to the needs of local business. These include the Business and Industry Center and the Business Laboratory, a student run consulting firm.

Such unique facilities give our students the opportunity to work with a variety of businesses on projects that are not simply academic exercises, but are real-world projects.

Students involved with these projects learn how to analyze data, work cooperatively and implement changes that affect the local economy.