Beacom School of Business

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Dean's Welcome

Dean VenkatachalamWelcome to the Beacom School of Business.  Here you will find world-class faculty with a track record of teaching excellence and dedication for high academic standards.  Our faculty is well-recognized in the region and the nation for their cutting-edge research and outreach engagement.  Our goal is to provide each student with a rigorous and relevant learning experience which would lead to a rewarding career opportunity.

Our students learn from a team of highly dedicated professors, a vast network of alumni and industry and government leaders which prepares them to lead in the corporate world.

At the undergraduate level, our students get a well-rounded liberal arts foundation through general education courses, which combined with the business curriculum, prepares them with problem-solving skills, excellent communication and critical thinking skills, which are in high demand in the global economy.

In our highly successful graduate programs, Masters in Business Administration (M.B.A.) and Masters in Professional Accountancy (M.P.A.), students learn in a collaborative setting using case study and experiential learning methodologies.  Both programs have received National Recognition.

In our economy which has become increasingly complex and globalized, our graduates consistently demonstrate high level of success in their careers.  Our alumni are industry leaders in various sectors of the economy both in the region and the nation.

I welcome you to come and visit the Beacom School of Business to experience first-hand the learning environment, meet with our dedicated and talented faculty, all located in a world-class building.

Venky Venkatachalam, Ph.D.
Dean, Beacom School of Business
605-677-5455
venky@usd.edu