The Williams School
Washington and Lee is the only top tier liberal arts colleges to have a nationally accredited commerce school. The Williams School of Commerce, Economics, and Politics has a full-time faculty of more than 40. Approximately 40 percent of the university's baccalaureate degree candidates are from the School, including many students majoring or minoring in diverse disciplines throughout the undergraduate program. Additionally, many students majoring in other disciplines (history, journalism, romance languages, biology, and mathematics, to mention only a few) take elective and/or general education courses in economics, business, accounting, and politics as a means of complementing their work in the arts, sciences, humanities, and languages.
The Williams School offers two types of degrees: the Bachelor of Science degree with Special Attainments in Commerce, and the Bachelor of Arts degree. B.S. candidates can major in Business Administration, Business Administration and Accounting, or Public Accounting. B.A. candidates can major in either Economics or Politics. In the major areas, the student can design a program of study from the 85 to 90 courses offered.
News & Announcements
John Jensen Named Director of Career Development at Washington and Lee
Tuesday, December 10, 2013
John Jensen has been named director of Career Development and associate dean of students at Washington and Lee University. Sidney Evans, vice president for student affairs and dean of students, announ...
W&L Professors Win Grant to Study European National Identity
Monday, December 09, 2013
Jonathan Eastwood and Peter Grajzl have been awarded received a grant from the American Sociological Association's Fund for the Advancement of the Discipline to support the pilot project, "Tra...
W&L Politics Professor on Change to Senate Filibuster Rule (video)
Friday, November 22, 2013
Professor Mark Rush comments on the change to the filibuster rule in the U.S. Senate, why it was considered necessary and the political ramifications for the Senate.
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Undergraduate Winter Break
Journalist/Author- Robert D. Kaplan
Lee Chapel, 7:00 PM
Stackhouse Theater, Elrod Commons, 8:30 AM
150th Anniversary of Emancipation Proclamation: Keynote Speaker, Allen C. Guelzo
Hillel Multipurpose Room, 6:00 PM
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