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Department of Business

Christian Leaders of Tomorrow

About the Business Department

Leadership. Fine-tuned skills. Irreproachable ethics. These are characteristics of a true Christian professional. And they’re characteristics you’ll gain when you choose a bachelor’s degree in business from Pensacola Christian College.

Real-world training and a solid biblical emphasis unite to make you a Christian leader ready to begin an exciting career. You’ll complete core business courses to build a strong foundation of ethics, communication, and computer applications skills. And when you graduate, you’ll be ready for job opportunities in both Christian organizations and secular companies.

Build connections with successful entrepreneurs, experienced faculty, and industry professionals as you complete career-focused projects and attend business seminars, academic clubs, and recruitment events. You can choose from 10 specialized concentrations to develop your unique skill set. Whatever you decide, the foundation will be the same: Christian principles and practical skills that will set you apart in the business world.

MBA Programs

If you’re looking to expand your leadership skills and take your career opportunities to the next level, a Master of Business Administration degree might be your next step. You’ll take highly specialized business courses and take the next step toward excellence in your field. An Information Technology Management specialization is also offered. Start your Business Administration degree today!

Meet the Dean of Professional Studies
Dr. Donna Marion

Dr. Donna Marion

B.S., Pensacola Christian College
M.S., University of Southern Mississippi
Ph.D., Walden University


The Division of Professional Studies comprises the business and education departments of Pensacola Christian College, which both offer undergraduate and graduate degrees.

Business Quick Facts

20%

(approximately) of undergraduate students are business majors
(2021–2022)

6%

of undergrad students are in the management concentration
(2021–2022)

10

Business concentrations
available

13

Alumni currently working
at Big Four accounting firms
(2017–2021 grads)

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Dr. John Cuendet B.S., M.B.A.,
Pensacola Christian College
Ph.D.,
Northcentral University

A Word from the Chair of Business

Thank you for your interest in our business major!

Today, more than ever, we need Christian leaders in business. Students in the Business Department learn from faculty who are highly credentialed and have real-world experience in business.

Courses are taught from a biblical perspective and will give you a firm foundation of business principles. You’ll gain valuable skills in accounting, economics, computer skills, and more!

You’ll graduate as a fully qualified Christian professional, ready to succeed wherever God leads you—whether it be a Christian ministry or a secular company. You’ll be confident in your training, ready to be a light for Christ in the business world.

Come and join us!

Dr. John Cuendet

Chair of Business Department

Business Department News

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Alex Oliveira: Building Connections with Students

Before faculty member Alex Oliveira came to PCC, he had worked as an auditor for ten-and-a-half years. It would be a step of faith to take a faculty position. However, after spending time in prayer with his wife, Oliveira knew God was leading them to PCC, where he uses his knowledge and experience to equip students for excellence in their future careers.

Business Success Stories

Fernando Higuera
Hitachi Senior Consultant

Marketing grad Fernando Higuera (’08, M.B.A. ’10) works as a senior consultant for Hitachi, where he helps turn possibilities into reality. See how he was prepared to work alongside Ivy League graduates and ready to compete on a high level.

Teacher Sarah Kiser Teaching

Business Project Spotlight:

Competing in a Global Marketplace

The Business Strategy Game: Competing in a Global Marketplace provides invaluable hands-on experience running a large multi-national corporation. In Corporate Finance, you’ll apply your business knowledge to a simulated company and be responsible for all decisions. Used by business schools worldwide, this cutting-edge software bolsters students’ skills in finance, marketing, management, market expansion, quality control, and more.

Students are ranked weekly to showcase both progress and how they compare to classmates and students worldwide. Apply your professional knowledge and solidify your critical thinking skills to prepare for a successful business career. And in the end, you’ll have a deeper understanding of what it takes to manage a company and make choices with far-reaching effects.

Business Department Verse

And whatsoever ye do, do it heartily, as to the Lord, and not unto men; Knowing that of the Lord ye shall receive the reward of the inheritance: for ye serve the Lord Christ.
Colossians 3:23–24

Business Department Verse

And whatsoever ye do, do it heartily, as to the Lord, and not unto men; Knowing that of the Lord ye shall receive the reward of the inheritance: for ye serve the Lord Christ.
Colossians 3:23-24