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Business Studies Division

Prepare to succeed in today's global marketplace with essential skills that include leadership, critical thinking, effective communication, data analysis, and digital marketing.

From Accounting to Digital Marketing, Business Administration to Computer Information Systems, Entrepreneurship to Game and Interactive Design — Rowan College of South Jersey offers the perfect portfolio of credentials, hands-on experience, and industry networking to impress at any interview. The Division of Business Studies offers exclusive benefits through its premier partnership with Rastelli Foods Group and is home to the Alpha Beta Gamma national business honor society.

RCSJ's Division of Business Studies provides access to globally accredited degree programs, specialized certificates, internship experiences, and personalized advisement to prepare students for profitable careers in local, regional, and global economies. Whether you attend classes on the Cumberland campus, the Gloucester campus or online, you are guaranteed a quality education at one of the lowest tuition rates in New Jersey.

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What Sets Us Apart

Number One Computer Graphic Arts Program in NJ  
The ONLY College to offer Associates in HR in NJ  
A Proud Member of the ABG Honor Society  
Best Cooperative Education Program for 4 Years  


ACBSP Accredited Programs

The Rowan College of South Jersey Division of Business Studies provides students with outstanding programs that have been fully accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs, an internationally renowned accreditation body for two-year, higher education business programs.

Per the ACBSP website:

ACBSP's accreditation process follows the Baldrige model. The accreditation focuses on recognizing teaching excellence, determining student learning outcomes, and a continuous improvement model. ACBSP’s student-centered teaching and learning approach, which is measured and analyzed for quality, ensures that students gain the right skills from their educational investment. Institutions with programs accredited by ACBSP are committed to continuous improvement that ensures their business program will give students the skills employers want.

Business​ Division Highlights

Dr. Claghorn  

Meet the Dean

Meet Dr. Patricia Claghorn, Dean of Business Studies​

​Dr. Patricia Claghorn began her career with Gloucester County College in 2004 as the executive director of corporate and professional development in the Division of Continuing Education. She was promoted to the position of Dean of Continuing Education in 2005 and held that position until June 2012, when she was promoted to the position of Dean of Business Studies.​

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An Award-Winning Human Resource Management Program

Ranked as the 10th most affordable HRM Associates Degree

Our Award-Winning HRM program continues to set new records. In addition to being the only Associate-level HRM degree in the state of New Jersey, we are proud to have one of the most affordable degrees.

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Dr. Candice Racite  
Dr. Candice Racite  

"Best of Biz" Winner 2015 - 2018

Preparing students for the workforce is Cooperative Education's mission​​

​The Cooperative Education Program exists because of the partnership between Rowan College and the Business Community. This unique hands-on career awareness and exploration experience enhances the academic portion of a student’s degree program. This offers students the unique advantage of pursuing internships and cooperative education experiences to better prepare them for the workforce.​

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Suit A Student

Knowledgeable. Stylish. Ready for the Career World When You Graduate.​

Spearheaded by RCSJ's Foundation, Suit a Student features the stylish clothing and accessories of Brooks Brothers, in addition to students receiving fashion advice and business etiquette tips from the company’s experienced salespeople. ​

​What makes this collaboration even more extraordinary is a commitment from local businesses to help students feel more confident as they go forth into the working world.

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