College of Business & Aviation

Fairmont State School of Business Faculty and Staff

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, July 29, 2021

Fairmont State will honor its inaugural cohort of U.S. Air Force Junior Reserve Officer’s Training Corps cadets at a graduation ceremony to mark the completion of their training at the University on Friday, July 30 at 3 p.m. at the Fairmont State Aviation Hangar in Bridgeport. 

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Wednesday, July 21, 2021

Fairmont State alumna, Jennifer Kinty, has been appointed to serve on the University’s Board of Governors through June 30, 2025. Kinty has longstanding ties with the University, and previously served as the Fairmont State Foundation Board of Directors Chairwoman.

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Thursday, June 10, 2021

This week, the Fairmont State University Aviation Center of Excellence welcomed its inaugural class of cadets to the summer 2021 U.S. Air Force Junior Reserve Officer’s Training Corps Flight Academy, a program that is offered by just 25 universities across the country through a partnership with the U.S. Air Force.  

“Every one of these cadets is so sharp, and you can really see their promise,” said Joel Kirk, Chief Pilot and Fairmont State Aviation Center of Excellence Director. 

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