Rutgers School of Business–Camden
History & Fast Facts
Located in the heart of the Camden Waterfront at the foot of the Ben Franklin Bridge, just across the Delaware River from Philadelphia, Rutgers–Camden is an institution with an international reputation for research, teaching, and service.
Boasting various degree program options, including: on-campus study in Camden, off campus study at locations throughout Southern New Jersey, and virtual study though degree programs offered online, Rutgers School of Business-Camden remains a distinguished and sought after choice for higher education.
Founding of Rutgers in 1766, which is the 8th oldest college in the country.
Rutgers University–Camden Founded
In 1950, the two schools became the Camden campus when it merged with Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey.
After decades of providing students with a comprehensive liberal arts curriculum through the Arts and Sciences, in 1981 Rutgers–Camden began to offer its first master’s degree programs, in biology, English, and business administration.
Business School was founded
In 1988, the growing demand for business offerings led to the founding of the School of Business–Camden, the first business school in southern New Jersey to earn prestigious accreditation from the AACSB International.
Business & Science Building built
In addition to the School of Business, Rutgers–Camden campus has five schools and colleges, including: The College of Arts & Sciences, the Graduate School, the Rutgers Law–Camden, the School of Nursing, and the School of Social Work–Camden.
First Southern NJ Institution accredited by AACSB International
Highly regarded for the scholarly accomplishments of its faculty and students, and treasured for its community leadership, Rutgers–Camden plays a unique role as the most prominent institution of higher education in southern New Jersey.
And into tomorrow
Today, the School of Business–Camden is a premier institution for undergraduate and graduate studies. The School of Business–Camden is highly valued as a school of choice, a business community resource, and a provider of top-quality business training and executive education.
Bachelor of Science Program
Online Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration (BBA)
Off-Campus Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration (BBA)
Our partner schools:
*Fall 2017 Data
** Awarded over the past five years, particularly through the implementation of the Bridging the Gap (BTG) Program.
MS in Business Analytics
*Fall 2017 Data
Faculty and Staff
Recent Awards and Recognition of RSBC Faculty and Staff
Received the MAACBA Teaching Innovation Award in 2018.
Dr. Spell’s research on Meta-Analytical Integration of over 40 years of Research on Diversity Training was selected as one of 10 top studies from 2016 in significant practical utility. The findings of the study were featured in “Does Diversity Training Work? Time for an evidence-based answer,” by Iulia Alina Cioca in her 2017 article in Science for Work
Dr. Jansen and Dr. Nikiforov co-authored the article “Fear and Greed: a returns-based trading strategy around earnings announcements” in the Journal of Portfolio Management. This article was profiled in the Wall Street Journal in an article on the front page of the Money and Investing section. The research received a permanent entry in the Encyclopedia of Quantitative Trading Strategies.
Each year the New Jersey Policy Research Organization (NJPRO) and the Stallman School of business at Seton Hall University, collaborate to produce the annual Publications of New Jersey Business Faculty. The volumes include abstracts and citations from faculty members from business schools within colleges and universities around the state. This is a compilation of scholarly research on business-related issues that are relevant and educational to New Jersey firms. It celebrates the business intellectual capital of college of business within the state.
- 2016: Dr. David Dwertmann
- 2015: Professor David E. Vance and Dr. Briance Mascarenhas
- 2014: Dr. David Pedersen
Director of the NJ Small Business Development Center, was selected for the New Jersey State Star by the national ASBDC in 2018.