Research Strengths in Business

  • Centers within the Eberly College of Business and Information Technology focus their research and support businesses in the following areas:

    E-commerce and Technology Support

    Conducting research and providing training in website management, electronic catalogs, automated business processes, secure electronic payments, distributed transaction processing, web-based order fulfillment, electronic retail storefront, data mining and analysis, networking, distributed databases, computer and network security, and multimedia content on the Web.

    Entrepreneurial Leadership

    Creating entrepreneurial opportunities to benefit students and area businesses.

    A professor and students talk in the Eberly trading room
    Family Business and Small Business

    Providing peer forums, consultation, educational programs, feasibility studies, market research and analysis, advertising, technology development, financial analysis, and accounting to help entrepreneurs build and maintain successful businesses.

    Government Contracting

    Providing technical assistance to businesses wanting to sell goods or services to the government.

    Management Services

    Umbrella group for providing consulting and business services to established and startup businesses.