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New Finance Faculty: Mengxi Chen

The TCNJ School of Business is excited to welcome assistant professor Dr. Mengxi Chen to the finance department this fall, where she will teach FIN 201 (Fundamental Financial Methods) and FIN 310 (Introduction to Investments). Joining TCNJ from Central Connecticut State University, Dr. Chen says “it is a great pleasure to work for such a…


TCNJ is recognized as one of the best colleges for student voting. Here’s why.

TCNJ has one of the highest student voter participation rates in the nation and efforts are underway to maintain that momentum this election season. New Jersey Secretary of State Tahesha Way was at TCNJ on Tuesday, September 20 to kick off the NJ Ballot Bowl, a non-partisan competition among colleges statewide to get students to…


2022 Study Abroad Scholarship Opportunities

There are three scholarship opportunities available for business students interested in studying abroad. The deadline to apply is September 30, 2022. Check out all of the available programs with the Center for Global engagement here. Eric and Gretchen Szabo Study Abroad Scholarship Recognizing the transformational experience of going abroad, this scholarship was established by Eric…


Fall 2022 Excel Testing

The School of Business offers its students the opportunity to complete the Microsoft Excel Certification testing for both Associate and Expert levels. The topical coverage of the Associate and Expert levels is described here.  For fall 2022, we will offer remote online testing. For students with accommodations, testing will have to be done in person as…


Fall 2022 Resume Review Sessions

Fall 2022 Resume Review Sessions will begin on Tuesday, September 6 in Business Building 215 with Martine Bertin-Peterson, adjunct professor, management & marketing. The schedule for the semester will be: September 6-December 9* Tuesday, 8:30-9:20am Tuesday, 12:30-1:20pm Friday, 8:30-9:20am *There will be no resume review session on Tuesday, October 11, 2022 due to fall break…


New Minor in Wealth Management and Financial Planning

Beginning in the Fall 2022 semester, the TCNJ School of Business will provide students the opportunity to expand their interdisciplinary studies with a minor in Wealth Management and Financial Planning. Housed within the Finance department, this 5-unit program will prepare students for careers in financial services across various specializations such as insurance, retirement planning, private…


TCNJ Business to Host International Multi-Level Marketing and Consumer Harm Conference

The College of New Jersey’s (TCNJ) School of Business will host an international conference on multi-level marketing and consumer harm on June 10-11, 2022. The conference will take place virtually and will once again be moderated by TCNJ Professor of Marketing William Keep, a critic and academic researcher of MLM for over 20 years. The…


Celebrating Professors Miller and Nouri

Congratulations to Department of Accounting and Information Systems professors Gerald Miller and Hossein Nouri on their retirement. Dr. Miller joined the School of Business in 1995 and Dr. Nouri in 1992.


TCNJ launches arts administration minor

The School of the Arts and Communication has launched a new minor in Arts Administration and Cultural Entrepreneurship, which will prepare students in the arts, education, art history and business for leadership or management roles in arts organizations and cultural settings. Housed within the Department of Art and Art History, the new minor will combine…


Summer 2022 Excel Testing

The School of Business offers its students the opportunity to complete the Microsoft Excel Certification testing for both Associate and Expert levels. The topical coverage of the Associate and Expert levels is described here.  For summer 2022, we will offer remote online testing. Students may register for an available exam date here Excel Certification Registration Summer…


Mayo Business Plan Competition Zoom Information

The live finals will be held on March 30, 2022, 5:00pm, in the Mayo Concert Hall. If you cannot make it to campus the Zoom viewing information is below. Topic: Mayo Business Plan Competition Finals 2022 Time: Mar 30, 2022 05:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada) Join Zoom Meeting https://tcnj.zoom.us/j/99012972899?pwd=NXpxK0hHWmdEMWpTaS8yOCtQbExQdz09 Meeting ID: 990 1297…


New Supply Chain Management Minor

The School of Business at The College of New Jersey will now offer students the option to minor in supply chain management (SCM). Newly approved in March 2022, the minor is intended for students who are interested in the study of supply chain activities and design. “The supply chain management minor is ideal for students who are willing…


2022 Mayo Business Plan Competition Finalists Announced

The final three teams competing in the 2022 Mayo Business Plan Competition have been selected. The live finals will be held on March 30, 2022, 5:00pm, in the Mayo Concert Hall. This event is open to the public. A top prize of $30,000 will be awarded to the winning team with prizes of $20,000 and…


2022 MBPC Semi-Finalists Announced

The six semi-finalist teams have been selected to advance to the next round in the Mayo Business Plan Competition. On March 2, the semi-finalists will deliver a presentation before a panel of judges, and the finals will be held in Mayo Concert Hall on March 30, 2022 at 5:00 pm. The finals are open to…


2022 Neil Gaston Student Achievement Award

Applications are now being accepted through March 25 for the 2022 Neil Gaston Student Achievement Award. The Neil Gaston Student Achievement Award includes a monetary award and will be presented during the School of Business Commencement Program. To be eligible for the award, a recipient must be a graduating senior in the School of Business…


Fall 2021 Dean’s List

Congratulations to the School of Business students named to the fall 2021 Dean’s List.


Excel Workshops

The School of Business is offering in person Excel workshops with Professor Pat Singkamanand of the Finance Department. The workshop will be based on projects and financial reporting schedule developments, with major focus on Pivot Tables & VLOOKUP. Excel Pivot Table: a step-by-step tutorial & examples. How to create a Pivot Table to analyze workshop data. How to…


TCNJ’s School of Business ranks as top program in nation

The College of New Jersey School of Business ranked 79th in Poets&Quants for Undergrads‘ sixth annual Best Undergraduate Business Schools 2022 ranking report. This year, the study ranked the top 94 business programs based on admissions standards, academic experience, and employment outcomes. The report is based on alumni survey responses and school-reported statistics, however, the methodology was updated for…


Spring 2022 Resume Review Sessions

Spring 2022 Resume Review Sessions will begin on Friday, February 4 in Business Building 215 with Martine Bertin-Peterson, adjunct professor, management & marketing. The schedule for the semester will be: February 4-May 6* Tuesday, 9:00-9:50am Tuesday, 10:00-10:50am Friday, 10:00-10:50am *There will be no resume review workshops Tuesday, March 15 and Friday, March 18 due to…


Spring 2022 Excel Certification Testing

Spring Excel Certification exams will be offered online only. Please note that remote testing dates are subject to change as these cannot be booked with Certiport until 3-4 weeks prior to the exam date. Click here to register. You will need to choose whether or not you are taking the associate level exam or expert…


Two New Business Graduate Certificates

The College of New Jersey’s School of Business is excited to announce two new graduate certificates: Strategy, Innovation, and Leadership, and Business Analytics. The Strategy, Innovation and Leadership certificate helps turn students into leading innovators of ideas, products, and services, as they master courses that delve deep into organizational and individual business strategies. The Business Analytics…


Dr. Buddy Mayo Retires

Dr. Herbert “Buddy” Mayo joined the School of Business in 1983 as a professor of finance. He is the author of two popular finance textbooks, Investments: An Introduction and Basic Finance: An Introduction to Financial Institutions, Investments and Management, both now in their twelfth edition. Dr. Mayo studied economics at the University of North Carolina…


School of Business Department Overview Sessions

Join School of Business faculty and Dean Kathryn Jervis for virtual information sessions. For additional questions please email business@tcnj.edu. October 28, 7pm School of Business Overview with Dean Jervis, Zoom Link Accounting & Information Systems, Zoom Link Management Finance Economics Marketing and Interdisciplinary Business


Fall 2021 Dean’s Office Operations

For the safety of students, faculty, and staff please review the below office procedures for the Fall 2021 semester. Please email business@tcnj.edu with questions or concerns. Visit the Fall 2021 Return to Campus page — the official source for information on the college’s plans for the fall semester. Advising appointments will be held in person…


Bloomberg Terminal Instructions Fall 2021

Use of the Bloomberg Terminal Room (BB231) is to complete work assigned by your Professor or to complete the Bloomberg certification. This room is not to be used as a meeting space. For fall 2021, students will be able to use the both remotely and in person. Only ONE student may use the terminal at…


Fall Excel Certification Testing

Fall Excel Certification exams will be offered both remotely online and in person. Please note that remote testing dates are subject to change as these cannot be booked with Certiport until 3-4 weeks prior to the exam date. Click here to register. You will need to choose whether or not you are taking the associate…


3 Study Abroad Scholarship Opportunities

There are three scholarship opportunities available for business students interested in studying abroad. The deadline to apply is August 30, 2021. Check out all of the available programs with the Center for Global engagement here. Eric and Gretchen Szabo Study Abroad Scholarship Recognizing the transformational experience of going abroad, this scholarship was established by Eric…


Fall 2021 Resume Review Sessions

Fall 2021 Resume Review Sessions will begin on Monday, September 13 in Business Building 215 with Martine Bertin-Peterson, adjunct professor, management & marketing. The schedule for the semester will be: September 13, 2021 through December 10, 2021* Tuesday, 8:30-9:20am Tuesday, 12:30-1:20pm Friday, 8:30-9:20-am *There will be no resume review sessions on October 12 (fall break)…


Accounting Faculty Celebrate TCNJ Anniversaries

Professors of accounting and information systems Dr. Gerald Miller and Dr. Abdus Shahid celebrated long-term anniversaries teaching with The College of New Jersey. Dr. Miller has been a faculty member for 25 years and Dr. Shahid for 30. The School of Business would like to thank them for their continued dedication and service to the…


Finance Student Wins CFA Scholarships

Finance major Patrick Tillinghast ’22 participated in the annual CFA Institute Research Challenge. The Challenge is a global competition that tests the equity research and valuation, investment report writing, and presentation skills of university students. This annual educational initiative promotes best practices in equity research among the next generation of analysts through hands-on mentoring and intensive…


Summer Excel Testing Dates now Available

  Students now have the opportunity to take excel testing during the summer. More information can be found here. Click here to register. Summer 2021 exams will be given remotely only. You will need to choose whether or not you are taking the associate level exam or expert level exam. The exam is 50 minutes…


Mayo Business Plan Competition 2021 Results

Team Zero Wins 2021 Mayo Business Plan Competition!!!  The Mayo Business Plan Competition finals took place on March 31, 2021.  A full recording of the event can be found here. Congratulations to the team winners Joaquin Garcia ’21 (marketing major), Jay Lim ’21 (chemistry major), Thomas Fitzgerald ’21 (finance major) and Axel Delakowski ’21 (biomedical…


Fall 2020 Dean’s List

  The Dean’s List is officially released for the Fall 2020 semester. The School of Business congratulates all its students named on the list. Click here to read the full list.  


Spring 2021 Virtual Resume Review Sessions

Spring 2021 Resume Review Sessions will begin virtually on Monday, February 8 with Martine Bertin-Peterson, adjunct professor, management & marketing. The schedule for the semester will be: February 15 – May 1 Tuesday, 10:00-10:50am Wednesday, 4:00-4:50pm Friday, 10:00-10:50am There will be no more than two students during each session. Students must cancel with at least…


Entrepreneurship Club Continues to Innovate

This past semester at the Entrepreneurship Club has been a time of unprecedented and unique opportunity. The club discovered early on in the pandemic that the digital environment in which everyone was participating created fundamentally unique and new club dynamics, which could be leveraged in positive ways previously unknown. They recently launched a new website,…


Student Organization Hosts Investment Banking Alumni Panel

On Monday, November 2, the student organization, Lions on Wall Street (LWS), hosted the first ever TCNJ Investment Banking Alumni Panel. Eight investment bankers discussed their career paths and provided advice to the more than fifty TCNJ students who attended the event. LWS will host similar events in the future with alumni from various areas…


PwC’s Fall 2020 Case Competition

On October 28, 2020, TCNJ hosted the PricewaterhouseCooper (PwC) Case Competition Challenge, a campus-wide event that allows students to form teams to focus on creating strategies for business-model issues.  The winners include Afash Haleem, a sophomore biology major, Shrey Shah, a sophomore biology major, Rohan Singh, a sophomore biology major, Waez Umer, a sophomore biology…


2020 Academic Merit Awards

The School of Business awarded several academic merit awards to May 2020 graduates to honor their achievements and hard work. Recipients of the Accounting Academic Merit Award are Robert Bargna, Devin Errico, and Nicole Mikitskiy. These accounting students were recognized for their demonstrated academic and personal excellence and outstanding qualities of character and leadership. The…


Students still MUSE despite coronavirus challenges

For more than a decade, TCNJ’s Mentored Undergraduate Summer Experience (MUSE) has given students an invaluable opportunity to conduct research alongside members of the faculty. Despite the challenges presented by the pandemic and limited on-campus engagement this year, the program was a success with 70 students collaborating with 40 faculty members on 46 projects. The…


Virtual Excel Workshops

The School of Business is offering a Virtual Excel Workshop Session with Professor Pat Singkamanand of the Finance Department. The workshop dates and times are noted below. What does a workshop cover? The workshop will be based on projects and financial reporting schedule developments, with major focus on Pivot Tables & VLOOKUP. Excel Pivot Table: a step-by-step tutorial…


Excel Certification Testing

The School of Business offers its students the opportunity to complete the Microsoft Excel Certification testing for both Associate and Expert levels. The topical coverage of the Associate and Expert levels is described here.  For Spring 2022 we will be offering remote testing only. Please note that remote options (dates) are subject to change as these…


September Business Leaders Talk: Honest Career Advice from Fellow Alumni

If only they knew then what they know now! Alumni Darrel Kasper ’93 and George Wunder ’94 will share their expertise and advice with TCNJ students on Wednesday, September 23, 2020, 3:00pm, on Zoom. During this presentation, Kasper and Wunder will share information they wish they knew when they were undergraduates. Registration is required here!…


Senior Completes Internship with Madison Square Garden

Senior interdisciplinary student Cameron Kamer recently completed a summer internship with Madison Square Garden in New York City. He was part of the Marketing Partnerships Student Associate Program. Read more on Cameron’s experience below. During my time at Madison Square Garden, I worked in the Marketing Partnerships department, where my primary task was working without partners,…


Spring 2021 Dean’s Office Operations

For the safety of students, faculty, and staff please review the below office procedures for the Spring 2021 semester. Please email business@tcnj.edu with questions or concerns. Visit TCNJ Spring Flex  — the official source for information on the college’s plans for the spring semester.  All advising appointments will be held virtually. Advising resources are available…


Fall 2020 Virtual Resume Review Sessions

Fall 2020 Resume Review Sessions will begin virtually on Monday, August 31 with Martine Bertin-Peterson, adjunct professor, management & marketing. The schedule for the semester will be: August 31, 2020-December 2, 2020 Monday, 8:00-8:50am Monday, 9:00-9:50am Wednesday, 4:00-4:50 pm There will be no more than two students during each session. Students must cancel with at…


Best & Brightest Business Majors Of 2020

Anandita Mehta ’20 and Kyle Rice ’20 were among the Poets&Quants For Undergrads Best & Brightest Business Majors of 2020. Since 2016, Poet&Quants (P&Q) has honored 100 students who majored in business-related fields. Read their features here, https://bit.ly/34pIYlS.


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