College of Business & Aviation

A student in the Fairmont State University Finance Lab

Welcome to the Fairmont State University College of Business & Aviation.  The College of Business & Aviation aspires to be the preeminent regional business college in West Virginia and the surrounding area, recognized for academic excellence and for contributing to the overall development of our region and broader environment.  We are committed to delivering a quality business education through effective teaching in a caring learning environment that is responsive to the shared needs of students, employers, and the community. 

We are investing over $1,000,000 in the College of Business & Aviation to improve student success. The million-dollar investment was used to develop a Peer Mentoring program, re-design courses to utilize more active, experiential, and collaborative learning, and renovate classrooms to create technology-rich learning environments.

As you begin your search for the right concentration or program of study, join us on a quick tour, not of literal buildings, brick and mortar, but of the many possibilities awaiting you.  This tour is about options.  It is about you and your preparation for a rewarding career.  In your career you will experience accelerating change, increasing international interdependence, and greater reliance on both technology and human skill to solve world problems.  Are you ready?


News about College of Business & Aviation

Thursday, March 16, 2023

Three incoming Fairmont State University freshmen have been selected as the recipients of Fairmont State’s premier academic scholarship, the Charles J. McClain Presidential Scholarship. Sophie Stuart from Jefferson High School (Charles town, W.VA), Hailey Jordan from Fairmont Senior High School (Fairmont, W.VA) and Jayden Sharps from Scott High School (Madison, W.VA) are this year’s Presidential Scholars and will be joining the campus community this fall.

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Tuesday, March 14, 2023

Fairmont State University prepares to welcome prospective students to campus for spring Maroon & White Day on Saturday, April 15. 

Fairmont State hosts its large-scale, on-campus open house every fall and spring where traditional and non-traditional students and their families are invited to explore the University’s offerings. 

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Monday, March 06, 2023

Fairmont State University Healthcare Management student Bryce McCoy has been accepted into WVU Medicine’s competitive Health Informatics internship. The junior and Ravenswood, West Virginia native is set to begin her internship this May working with the Clinical Application and Software training team.

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