Quick Facts

  • Excellent faculty - You'll find our faculty eager to share their many years of experience and knowledge with you on a one-to-one basis. They'll be by your side every step of the way, from freshman year to graduation.
  • Liberal Arts focus - As a future business leader, you will need a strong background in the arts and sciences. That is why Mercyhurst students take 40 percent of their coursework in the liberal arts.
  • International focus - Our faculty and students come from all over the globe, bringing with them a wealth of cultural diversity to enrich your learning experience. We offer a wide variety of courses that focus on international business.
  • Study abroad opportunities - Our majors are studying in Japan, Italy, Spain, France, Ireland, Costa Rica, and Russia. No matter what your business major or concentration, it's definitely an advantage to study abroad. Not only do you earn college credit, but you can also enjoy the sights, sounds, and cuisine of the country that you are visiting.
  • Small class sizes - You won't be just a number or an anonymous face in the Walker School of Business and Communication. We pride ourselves on our small class sizes and personal attention to students. You'll have lots of opportunities to interact with your professors on a one-to-one basis.
  • Career preparation - Employers today are seeking college graduates with an understanding of all aspects of business - finance, accounting, management, communications, marketing, human behavior and law. Our comprehensive business core ensures that you have this background.
  • Internship opportunities - Under the supervision of the Career Services Office, you'll have the chance to explore your career field and supplement your academic courses with real world experience, while earning credit toward your degree at the same time.
  • A respected name - At Mercyhurst University, people understand that the Walker School of Business and Communication provides students with a challenging and solid academic major. Our courses are rigorous, and our faculty members possess varied backgrounds in law, finance, economics, marketing, management, and accounting.


Civil War photo exhibit
Photographs of the American Civil War

Dates: Jun 12-Aug 1, 2014

Location: Cummings Gallery

Cummings Gallery
Art Faculty Show

Dates: Aug 21-Sep 28, 2014

Location: Cummings Gallery

William Close and The Earth Harp Collective
William Close and The Earth Harp Collective

Dates: Sep 5

Location: Mary D'Angelo Performing Arts Center