Barney Students Add to University's Coffers While Learning
Students taking the Advanced Financial Analysis and Investments course actively manage two investment funds containing a portion of the University's endowment. The funds, The Global Fund and the Green Fund are aligned with Barney's mission, and during the past academic year the funds did very well. Read more...
Barney Students Win Awards in Connecticut Business Planning Competition
Two Barney School of Business students won awards on May 2 at the 2014 Spring Connecticut Business Planning/Modeling Competition. A total of 35 students from 11 Connecticut colleges and universities submitted applications. Fifteen finalists were selected, including Barney undergraduate Entrepreneurial Studies major Frank Finelli and MBA student Mohan Kocherla. Read more...
Barney is Ranked No. 2 in Insurance Company Hiring of Recent Grads
The Barney School is second among all U.S. colleges and universities in insurer hiring of 2012–13 graduates of undergraduate risk management and insurance programs. The ranking was reported by Business Insurance magazine in the “Top U.S. College Risk Management and Insurance Undergraduate Programs” section of its December print edition. Read more...
About the Barney School
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 7 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, Economic & 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 Masters in Business & Engineering, and post-graduate Certificates. The MBA 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. Click to see all Barney degree programs.
Barney Success Stories
The Barney School presents the Barney Success Story series. We are proud to recognize the accomplishments of our students, past and present, and friends of the college. We invite you to read these full length stories by clicking on each photo below, and see more stories here.