The School of Business provides students with valuable Connected Learning experiences both on and off campus through simulations, certifications, debates, theoretical applications, hands-on trainings, site visits, and meetings with industry professionals.

Colleges of Distinction - Business
Lasell College's business programs have been recognized by Colleges of Distinction for its excellent programming.  Lasell actively prepares students to thrive outside the classroom in professional settings.



Why Lasell's School of Business

  • Lasell's School of Business holds professional partnerships with Google, Encore Boston Harbor, Tableau, CompTIA, and SAS 
  • 100% of students complete at least 1 internship
  • 96% of Lasell alumni are employed or in graduate school within 6 months of graduation
  • Test optional

School of Business Faculty

Lasell's distinguished faculty supports the success of students by linking academic expertise with professional experience as business leaders, entrepreneurs, data and financial analysts, marketing and branding professionals, economists, accountants, auditors, event planners, resort and casino managers, and more. The School of Business' faculty have years of industry experience and prepares students to succeed in their careers. 

Career Outcomes

96% of Lasell alumni were employed or in graduate school within 6 months after graduation.  School of Business alumni have gone on to work with:

  • Boston Red Sox
  • Mohegan Sun
  • Disney
  • LogMeIn
  • Oracle
  • Amazon
  • YMCA

Internship Opportunities

100% of students within the School of Business complete at least 1 internship, which allows students to gain professional experience and grow their resumes. Lasell students have interned with:

  • American Cancer Society
  • Boston Celtics & Bruins, TD Garden
  • Disney
  • JP Morgan & Chase
  • Live Nation
  • Lowell Spinners
  • Marriott
  • Minor League Pro Baseball
  • Mohegan Sun
  • Morgan Stanley
  • NCAA Div. I Women's Final Four
  • New England Patriots
  • PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC)

Special Events

The School of Business provides students various opportunities to meet and network with industry professionals, including events such as School of Business Day,  Hospitality Day and Sport Management Day. Connected Learning experiences, such as the Small Business Institute, provide students with hands-on experiences outside the classroom.

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It’s important that my students are not only getting an educational foundation, but are also gaining knowledge from experience working in their fields.

Melissa Varao, Ph.D.

Associate Dean, School of Business

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Melissa Varao, Ph.D.