The McIntire School of Commerce blends the expansive knowledge of a liberal arts education with the cutting-edge skills sought by today’s fiercely competitive global marketplace. Widely renowned for our longstanding undergraduate program, and pan-University minors in Entrepreneurship, Leadership, and Real Estate, our programs are designed with an inventive, engaging curriculum that incorporates real-world business experiences of unparalleled quality.
B.S. in Commerce
Learn the invaluable skills to become a visionary leader ready to successfully shape the global business landscape with integrity. As a third-year student, you’ll tackle real-world problems for executives in the School’s hallmark Integrated Core Experience (ICE) program, an intense and demanding series of diverse courses. In your fourth year, you’ll choose your focus of expertise by concentrating in one or more specialized areas of study: Accounting, Finance, Information Technology, Management, and Marketing.
Current UVA and transfer students
Jan. 10, 2024
Minor in Entrepreneurship
Learn the tools, techniques, and transformations involved in new venture development. Make a positive impact in the world by playing a crucial role in the venture community as a founder, investor, policy maker, technologist, or executive. The “E-Minor” provides you with an education in the startup world by giving you unmatched experiences and opportunities in a range of areas. Open to all UVA students by application, this course of study is a must for anyone interested in accelerating ideas into fully realized opportunities.
Feb. 21, 2024
Minor in General Business
Dive into the world of business with our new General Business Minor, your gateway to mastering the essentials of accounting, finance, and marketing. This minor is open to students from all academic backgrounds. Immerse yourself in core courses that promise a well-rounded business foundation, bolstered by digital workplace savvy. Customize your learning journey with a diverse selection of electives from across Grounds, aligning perfectly with your major. Equip yourself with the knowledge to make strategic decisions and thrive across various industries with this transformative minor.
Rising third or fourth year students
Minor in Leadership
Learn how you can transform your understanding of leadership to develop the necessary skills to effectively lead people and organizations in today’s complex global environment. You’ll study leadership with a strategic approach and choose from electives in communication and courses in your area of interest. Students from across the University benefit from adding to the intellectual depth in their chosen fields of study while enhancing the ability to contribute by leveraging leadership knowledge, skills, and abilities.
Feb. 21, 2024
Minor in Real Estate
Create positive change in the built environment—the human-made structures and energy systems that define the world and our lives. With topics ranging from redlining and social impact to urban planning, ethics, and real estate investment, students will have access to rich interaction with disciplines across Grounds including commerce, public policy, history, ethics, engineering, and design.
Feb. 21, 2024