Department of Business and Economics

Welcome to the Department of Business and Economics at UVa-Wise. Our department is founded on a commitment to teaching excellence and continuous quality improvement. The Department of Business and Economics guides and mentors its students to build the knowledge and skills they will need to become the next generation of entrepreneurs and community leaders of economic prosperity. Students who major in accounting, business administration, or economics will learn the foundational and intermediate principles of their major discipline and be prepared for related entry level jobs in business or similar fields.

Degree Offered

  • Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Science in Business Administration


  • Accounting (BA/BS)
  • Business Administration (BA/BS)
  • Economics (BA/BS)

UVA Wise offers a degree program in which graduates will receive either a Bachelor of Arts (BA) or a Bachelor of Science (BS) in Business Administration. The degree designation (BA or BS) awarded depends on the program of study students choose to pursue.

Department of Business and Economics Contacts

Scott Bevins

Scott Bevins, Ph.D.

Interim Department Chair
Associate Provost for Information Services and Chief Information Officer

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Elizabeth Mullins

Administrative Assistant
Smiddy Hall 138