The Barney School is located in West Hartford, CT, adjacent to the insurance and financial services centers in Hartford, CT. It is one of the seven colleges within the University of Hartford, and it is accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB). Barney offers undergraduate degrees in Accounting, Economics & Finance, Insurance & Finance, Management, Marketing, and Entrepreneurial Studies. An Actuarial Science minor is also offered. And the University has a Pre-Law advising program. At the graduate level, Barney offers an MBA, a Masters in Accounting & Taxation, dual degree programs such as MBA & MSAT and MBA & Master in Engineering, and post-graduate Certificates. Most of our MBA and MSAT courses can be taken totally online, totally in the classroom, or in any combination of both formats. Classroom courses are scheduled in the evenings so working adults can pursue their degrees as part-time students.
The Barney School of Business prepares individuals to be leaders and decision-makers who are globally aware and socially responsible. We do so by:
- Creating a student-focused learning environment that emphasizes effective, high-quality baccalaureate and masters' level teaching and learning
- Engaging in a broad range of scholarly activities to improve the practice of business, enhance and strengthen our teaching and provide intellectual stimulation to our faculty
- Maintaining strong relationships with business, not-for-profit and government entities to facilitate their interaction with our students and faculty in a wide variety of activities
The Barney School of Business will be a leader in career-focused business education recognized for our global involvement and visible social engagement through our worldwide partnerships with educational and business organizations.