Stiller School of Business

Interested in Learning More?   GET INFO and COOL STUFF!

The mission of the Robert P. Stiller School of Business is to develop the strengths, integrity, expertise, and entrepreneurial mindset of aspiring and innovative professionals with a goal of driving positive change in their lives, workplaces, communities, and the world. We offer a comprehensive business curriculum that features extensive real-world experience and covers both the basics and the complexities of how business is conducted in a global economy. Our graduates are not only prepared to thrive in this accelerated age, they are set up to make a lasting impact through their work.  

It is this higher standard of education that sets the Stiller School and its graduates apart from the competition:

  • Our strengths-based approach to education and advising helps students determine who they are, so they can choose programs and courses that align with their passions.
  • 99% of the Stiller School Class of 2018 are employed or continuing their education within six months after graduation.
  • Of those employed, 99% are in positions related to their career goals.
  • These stellar career outcomes can be tied to the extensive hands-on learning opportunities our students receive through marketplace projects, simulations, case studies, and internships both here and abroad.

The Robert P. Stiller School of Business Majors

Accounting Icon

BS in Accounting

Accountants are needed in every industry; this robust major specifically positions you for versatility and growth throughout your career. You will learn the skills necessary to work as an accountant, as well as the communication and critical thinking skills needed to advance in the field. We also offer a double major in Accounting and Finance.

Business Administration Icon

BSBA in Business Administration

Choose a Concentration to hone your experience within the alumni- and employer-informed curriculum of this versatile major. With a solid foundation in business plus a focus of your choice in Business Analytics, Information Systems & Technology, or Management, this program will prepare you for more opportunities in an ever-changing economy and business landscape.

Finance Icon

BS in Finance

Our Finance major is recognized as a Chartered Financial Analyst® (CFA) University Affiliated program, which is one of the most respected and recognized investment credentials in the world. Taught by professors who have worked on Wall Street as investment bankers, research analysts, and portfolio managers, this ambitious major offers a hands-on approach in which you'll use the same tools used by professionals.

Game Production Management Icon

BS in Game Production Management

One of the few degrees of its kind in the country, this major will teach you how to organize, motivate, and oversee teams of game artists, designers, and programmers. You'll gain insight into the full game creation process and learn to effectively collaborate to bring game concepts to life. You'll graduate with real experience that makes you a top candidate for the jobs you seek.

International Business Icon

BS in International Business

Develop expertise in the socioeconomic and cultural forces that affect any international endeavor. Learn to identify international target-market opportunities and challenges, develop import-export strategies, and build short- and long-term business plans for international growth. You'll have plenty of opportunity for global travel, and you can even apply for meaningful internships in Asia—at very little personal cost—through our Freeman Grant.

Management & Innovation Icon

BS in Management & Innovation

This in-demand major combines the areas of business, entrepreneurship, and management with the conscious application of creativity, design thinking, innovation, and change management. You'll become a creative and resourceful problem solver with entrepreneurial expertise, effective management techniques, and collaborative communication skills.

Marketing Icon

BS in Marketing

Learn how to reach consumers and motivate them to act. You'll gain hands-on experience in marketing campaigns, analytics, and staying on top of an ever-changing media landscape. Taught by marketing leaders and built on a solid foundation of marketing principles and consumer behavior, this fluid program offers up-to-date best practices in the latest communication platforms.

Hands-on Learning

At Champlain, we emphasize creative problem solving that fosters innovation and lifelong learning. Get involved in our on-campus learning centers where you collaborate with others in studio-like environments and put your classroom knowledge to the test on professional projects.

Build Your Own Business (BYOBiz)

The BYOBiz program at Champlain is a multi-disciplinary business incubator through which any student entrepreneur can find the resources they need to bring their business idea to life while they are still students.

The David L. Cooperrider Center for Appreciative Inquiry

From Hewlett Packard to Green Mountain Coffee Roasters, United Nations to local school districts, Appreciative Inquiry is used by organizations around the globe to discover and design positive institutions and communities. The Appreciative Inquiry strength-based philosophy permeates the entire educational approach in the Stiller School.

Emergent Media Center (EMC)

In partnership with industry, public institutions, and nonprofits, students involved with the EMC collaborative with faculty and clients to develop new concepts, processes, uses, and applications for games and other emergent media. Stiller School students are employed in paid and credit-bearing internship positions working for real-world clients.

JUST THE FACTS

THE BEST


The 2020 Fiske Guide to Colleges selected Champlain as one of the "best and most interesting schools" in the United States, Canada, and Great Britain.

THE MOST


Champlain was named a "Most Innovative School" by U.S. News & World Report in its "America's Best Colleges" 2020 ranking of universities in the North.

99%


Of 2018 graduates from the Robert P. Stiller School of Business are either employed or continuing their education within six months after graduating.

Change the world for the better

Shanghai skyline at night

Don't Just Study Abroad—Intern Abroad

Each year since 2013, Robert P. Stiller School of Business students have traveled to Shanghai, China for life-changing internships, courtesy of a prestigious grant from the Freeman Foundation. This year, the program expanded to Kyoto, Japan, and may in the future include other Japanese cities. 

Female Stiller Women in Business students posing for the camera at a networking event.

Stiller Women in Business

Dedicated to empowering and motivating women to achieve their goals and succeed at work, Stiller Women in Business offers networking opportunities, mentorships, workshops, and more, to encourage confidence, build community, and help the next generation of women launch their careers.

Vermont Stickers Designed by Champlain Students

Interested in Learning More?

Fill out this form and we'll send you our undergraduate materials and other nifty things (yes! merch!). Don't worry, we won't bombard you with a ton of paper!