The Cameron Student Advisory Council, comprised of presidents of all CSB student organizations welcomes on students interested in student business organizations.
The knowledge and experience provided by these organizations represent a variety of personal and professional skills which have lifelong applications. We encourage students seeking involvement to contact the organization's president or faculty advisor for further information.
CSB Student Advisory Council
The Student Advisory Council promotes leadership development interaction among UNCW business organizations and the UNCW community. This council acts as a coordinating council and provides a forum for effective and timely communication between business students and all business organizations.Comprised of presidents from recognized CSB student organizations, SAC is a coordinating council between CSB leadership, CSB student organizations and the CSB student body. Faculty Advisors: CSB Interim Dean Rob Burrus, Teresa Walker, Director of Work Practice.
Beta Alpha Psi (BAΨ) - Accounting Honorary Society
BETA ALPHA PSI is an honorary organization for Financial Information students and professionals. The primary objective of Beta Alpha Psi is to encourage and give recognition to scholastic and professional excellence in the study and practice of accounting, finance and information systems. Faculty Advisor: Dr. Gerald DeBusk.
The purpose of the UNCW Cyber Defense Club is twofold. First, it aims to provide an educational venue in which students can learn critical knowledge and skills needed to administer and defend computer networks and systems, and gives the opportunity to apply the theory and skills that students acquired in their information systems and computer science course work. Second, UNCW Cyber Defense Club will be joining the Collegiate Cyber Defense Competition (CCDC), which challenges students to defend network services against attacks by professional penetration testers. UNCW Cyber Defense Club will use the Regional and National Collegiate Cyber Security Competition (CCSC) competition as a metric of University of North Carolina Wilmington expertise maturation.
Faculty Advisor: Dr. Jeff Cummings.
The Entrepreneurship Club's mission is to foster the spirit of Entrepreneurship at UNCW and to engage area entrepreneurs and startup companies with the club. Members enjoy the benefits of entrepreneur speaker events, a rocket pitch event, business plan workshops, roundtable discussions, teaching entrepreneurship to K-12 students, and social/networking events in conjunction with the Center for Entrepreneurial Development. Having just been launched in January 2006 the club is being funded and run like a startup company.
Faculty Advisor: Dr. Steve Harper.
The Human Resource Association has a broad and actively engaged membership. It is a major source for people building strong competency and developing the talent and leadership of people in our organization.
Faculty Advisors: Dr. Martha Andrews and Dr. Jessica Magnus.
ISA is a student organization that represents students who have an interest in today's information technology trends. We hold meetings roughly every two weeks on Wednesday nights. Our purpose is to facilitate student to student networking as well as with fundraisers, facility tours and social events.
Faculty Advisor: Dr. Jeffrey Cummings.
The MBAA seeks to enhance the MBA experience through guest speakers, networking and social activities. The group also sponsors an annual golf tournament to raise scholarships for MBA students.
Faculty Advisor: Dr. Vince Howe .
The MSAA encourages networking among MSA students, plans the recognition ceremony, improves and fosters communication among faculty and staff, and encourages social responsibility. Faculty Advisor: Dr. Bill Kerler.
MS Computer Science & Information Systems Student Association
The MSCSIS Student Association adds value to the master's program by developing activities meanful to the graduate class such as career fairs, networking, guest speakers, and social events. Faculty Advisor: Dr. Doug Kline.
National Association for Business Economics (NABE)
This chapter promotes awareness of economic issues and encourages student interest in economics and related fields.
Faculty Advisor: Dr. Peter Schuhmann.
North Carolina World Trade Association - Seahawk Chapter
NCWTA-SC is composed of rising professionals whose primary purpose is to introduce its members to the evolving world of global business through networking among professionals while increasing member awareness and knowledge of current global trends. We further strive to establish a solid professional and cultural foundation through fellowship among globally experienced professionals and peers; thus enabling individuals to develop professional ties for future endeavors.
Faculty Advisor: Dr. Robert Keating.
Omicron Delta Epsilon (ΟΔΕ)
Omicron Delta Epsilon mission is to recognize scholastic attainment and honor outstanding achievements in economics. Faculty Advisor: Dr. Robert Burrus
ΠΣΕ is a non-profit fraternal corporation that functions as a collegiate organization of students who are interested in the advancement of marketing, selling and sales management as a career and profession.
Advisor: Dr. Tracy Meyer
Student Finance Association (SFA)
SFA objectives are to collect, preserve, and disseminate knowledge and information with reference to the field of Finance while providing professional training for all students interested in these endeavors. Faculty Advisors: Dr. Joe Farinella, Dr. Clay Moffet.
The mission of the Student Operations Management Association (SOMA) is to enhance student development through value added activities focused on service operations, manufacturing operations, and technology. The organization seeks to provide its members with opportunities to interact with colleagues and professionals in their chosen field of study. To foster these exchanges, SOMA is affiliated with two national professional organizations, the Association for Operations Management (APICS) and the Institute for Supply Management (ISM). The club is open to all students.
Faculty Advisor: Dr. Stephen Hill.
The UNCW Advertising Chapter exists to promote a better understanding of the functions of advertising and its values. This organization is affiliated with the American Advertising Federation. The group also provides free services to other student organizations to help them advertise their events.
Faculty Advisor: Dr. Brian Kinard [ kinardb AT uncw DOT edu ], 910.962.2420
UNCW Sports Business Club
The UNCW Sports Business Organization is designed for students interested in exploring career and internship opportunities in the sports industry. The group offers members the opportunity to actively engage with local and regional sports organizations, as well as participate in industry conferences and events. Faculty Advisors: Dr. Steven Hill, Dr. Brian Kinard.