Real-World Focus. Proven Results.

The Barney School of Business is recognized for its ever-evolving curriculum, tangible learning opportunities, and innovative Career Ready program.

Bloomberg Businessweek, U.S. News & World Report, and The Princeton Review have ranked Barney as one of the top business schools in the country. Our accreditation by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) places Barney among the top five percent of business schools in the world.

You’ll learn how to navigate the business world with confidence, and intern with prestigious organizations like CIGNA as you prepare for your career.

Areas of Study

Barney offers a wide range of degree options for you to choose from: eight undergraduate programs, twelve undergraduate minors, one post-baccalaureate certificate, four graduate programs, five dual-degree graduate programs, and eleven postgraduate certificate programs.

Graduate offerings are flexible to accommodate working professionals. You can enroll as a full-time or part-time student and can study on campus, online, or a combination of both.

Stanley Black & Decker Launches UHart Scholars Program

Stanley Black & Decker is providing scholarships, mentoring programs, early career opportunities, and more to University of Hartford business students through a new scholars program. The “Be a Force for Good Scholarship” initiative will provide a total of $600,000 in scholarships over four years to UHart’s Stanley Black & Decker Scholars.

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UHart Launches New Program in Sports Management

Discover UHart's new undergraduate and post baccalaureate certificate program in sports management. The sports management program prepares graduates for a career in sports marketing, athletic administration, sales, event operations, facility management, community relations, social media and more.

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Student-Run Career Ready Closet Featured on NBC CT

Barney School of Business students have opened the Career Ready Closet, offering fellow University of Hartford students the chance to rent professional attire for free. Students from all majors and schools and colleges can frequent the closet, which is run by the Barney Leadership Council.

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Barney School of Business Introduces First Student Club Q² Project in Quantitative and Qualitative Research

The Q² Project is an innovative student organization that participates in quantitative and qualitative research surrounding quantitative finance, business analytics, and other similar fields.

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Barney School of Business Earns its AACSB Accreditation Extension

AACSB Accreditation represents the highest standard of achievement for business schools worldwide. Less than five percent of the more than 16,000 schools worldwide granting business degrees have earned AACSB Accreditation.

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Alissa Hoffman
3+1 Accelerated Marketing Major, '22

Alissa Hoffman ’22, M’23 is a marketing major in the 3+1 Accelerated Program. She serves as president of Student Government Association, a member of the Barney Leadership Council and American Marketing Association, among many other clubs and organizations. She recently joined Covr Financial Technologies as a Creative Marketing Associate.


I've learned from my time at UHart and the Barney School of Business that all the clubs and organizations I'm involved in are teaching me leadership skills, public speaking skills, and most importantly, time management.

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Life At Barney

A Barney School of Business education isn’t limited to the classroom. There are many student organizations at the Barney School and across the UHart campus that relate directly to your major and to your career goals.

Develop leadership skills as a member of our Barney Leadership Council, compete at the national level in our DECA Chapter, or sharpen your critical thinking skills with the Innovators Group—there are endless opportunities.

In addition, Barney hosts chapters of two national honor societies that promote excellence and achievement in business education.

Career-ready, set, go! Be prepared with UHart's Barney School of Business.