You already have the drive you’ll need to succeed. Now, it’s time to build your network with courses that challenge you, professional faculty who care, and a degree that proves you’re the real deal.
With a B.S. in business management from Coker University, you can build the future you’ve imagined for yourself—whether that means owning your own business, getting a promotion, supporting innovative growth in your organization, or becoming a stronger manager for your team.
You’ll learn the fundamentals of business from faculty who bring firsthand experience into their lessons, and you’ll develop universally applicable skills like critical thinking and communication while you’re at it. That’s the power of an education with a strong liberal arts core, grounded in real-world professionalism.
One Degree That Opens All These Doors
Small Business Owner
Advertising Account Manager
Human Resources Manager
Regional Sales Manager
CORPORATE AND COMMUNITY PARTNER’S
Gold & Blue Scholarships
Coker offers the Corporate and Community Partners Gold Graduate Scholarship (25% off tuition) to employees of five local organizations:
- Carolina Pines Regional Medical Center
- Duke Energy
- McLeod Health
- North Industrial Machine
- Sonoco Products Company
Coker offers the Corporate and Community Partners Blue Graduate Scholarship (10% off tuition) to employees of three local technical colleges:
- Florence-Darlington Technical College
- Midlands Technical College
- Northeastern Technical College
Meet Your Mentors
Stephanie Weiss, D.B.A.
Assistant Professor of Business
Dr. Weiss’s research and teaching interests are in the areas of accounting, auditing, and financial statement fraud. She brings the flipped classroom model to her classes providing the students with…
Melinda B. Norris, M.B.A.
Professor Norris has a wealth of experience in small business management and marketing. Her teaching interest are in the area of marketing strategy and marketing research. Professor Norris has served in various…
Andrew Burkemper, Ph.D.
Director, Center for Leadership and Entrepreneurship; Assistant Professor of Business
Dr. Burkemper’s Ph.D. in Entrepreneurship and Innovation allows him to share a wealth of knowledge and experience with our Coker students inside and outside of the classroom. He is a strong believer in active…
Darrell Holliday, Jr., Ph.D.
Professor of Business
Dr. Holliday’s manufacturing industry work experience coupled with his excellent academic credentials, makes him uniquely qualified to help position students for academic excellence and to be prepared for…
Joseph Stevano, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Business
Dr. Stevano has extensive training in the area of economics. He has four economics degrees: Ph.D. (University of Notre Dame), Masters (York University, University of Notre Dame), and BA (University of Toronto). He…