Alice Lloyd College

Business and Entrepreneurship

Division Head: Mrs. Denise Jacobs
Spring 2014 Faculty Office Hours (pdf)
Location: Commodore Slone Building
Fall 2014 Schedule of Classes (pdf)
Course Descriptions

IMG_4014When Alice Lloyd first came to Kentucky, she declared “The leaders are here!” For this reason, the Alice Lloyd College Business Department is committed to developing today’s students into tomorrow’s leaders. Through training in Business and Entrepreneurship, our students have a competitive edge when leaving our campus. Many go on to obtain advanced degrees, while others choose to enter the workforce immediately upon graduation.

Alice Lloyd College’s Business Program provides students with a basic understanding of the primary functional areas of business (accounting, finance, management, and marketing). The core component of the program is designed to provide a broad educational base through substantial education and through a common body of business knowledge. The elective component gives students the flexibility to tailor their course of study. Generally, the first two years of study consist primarily of pre-business courses and general education. The following two years are oriented toward providing the student with a strong business background and in-depth study of the business environment. The Business Program also offers minors in Accounting, Business Administration, and Entrepreneurship. In the fall of 2013, Alice Lloyd introduced its new major in Accounting and Business Management.

Our Purpose

The Business Program strives to prepare students for positions of leadership and service to Appalachia. Graduates of this program can provide leadership through self-employment, employment in area businesses, governmental agencies, non-profit organizations, and through graduate work or further study in business-related fields.

The economic imperative of this area is to establish a diversified economic base that will provide a variety of job opportunities. Providing this region with graduates who are well-prepared and dedicated to service in Appalachia may serve to attract new industry and increase efficiency in existing businesses. The Alice Lloyd graduate is encouraged to understand the area’s economic condition and is challenged to consider proposals for improvement. The foresight and commitment of those indigenous to this region remain the driving force for needed changes.

Click here to find out more about the Alice Lloyd College Appalachian Entrepreneurial Development Program!

For entrance into the Business Program, please refer to the following downloadable documents:

Business Program Recommendation Form (pdf)
Business Program Entrance Check Sheet (pdf)
Business Program Handbook (pdf)

Majors / Minors Offered

Accounting and Business Management
Business Administration
Accounting Minor
Business Administration Minor
Entrepreneurship Minor
Leadership Studies Minor

Extracurricular Activities

Phi Beta Lambda
Entrepreneurship Club

Meet Our Faculty

Dr. Lenore Mitchell Pollard

 

Mrs. Denise H. Jacobs

 

Dr. Jerry Wayne Slone

 

Upcoming Events

  • JBS Fall Festival
    October 3, 2014 @ N/A Event Details >>
  • Women's Volleyball vs Hiwassee College
    October 3, 2014 @ 7:00 pm Event Details >>
  • Men's and Women's Cross Country - Run for the Hills
    October 4, 2014 @ 10:00 am Event Details >>
  • Men's and Women's Cross Country - Run for the Hills
    October 4, 2014 @ 10:00 am Event Details >>
  • Women's Tennis vs Carlow University
    October 4, 2014 @ 10:00 am Event Details >>

Calendar

October 2014
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Women's Volleyball Tri-Match @ Rio Grande

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JBS Fall Festival

Women's Volleyball vs Hiwassee College

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Men's and Women's Cross Country - Run for the Hills

Men's and Women's Cross Country - Run for the Hills

Women's Tennis vs Carlow University

Women's Volleyball Tri-Match @ UPIKE

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JBS 1st Quarter Grades Due

Breast Cancer Awareness

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ALC Midterm Grades Due

JBS Science Fair

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JBS Grandparents' Day

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ALC Alumni Association Meeting

ALC Alumni Association Meeting

Appalachia Day Homecoming

Appalachia Day Homecoming

Appalachia Day Homecoming

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Women's Volleyball @ Berea

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Fall Break (No Classes)

JBS Fall Break (No Classes)

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Fall Break (No Classes)

JBS Fall Break (No Classes)

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Alcohol Awareness Week

Golf Scramble

Women's Volleyball vs Brescia

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Alcohol Awareness Week

Mountain Comprehensive Care

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Alcohol Awareness Week

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Alcohol Awareness Week

Brett Wiscons

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Alcohol Awareness Week

Fall Board Meeting

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Fall Board Meeting

Men's and Women's Cross Country - Midway College Invitational

Men's and Women's Cross Country - Midway College Invitational

Women's Volleyball Tri-Match @ Asbury

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Women's Volleyball Tri-Match vs IU East/UPIKE

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