Alderson Broaddus University

For 150 years, Alderson Broaddus University as an independent institution of higher learning has been providing a quality education for its students.


For 150 years, Alderson Broaddus University as an independent institution of higher learning has been providing a quality education for its students. Overlooking the picturesque Tygart River Valley in Philippi, West Virginia, Alderson Broaddus University students learn and grow in a faith-based community affiliated with the American Baptist Churches USA and the West Virginia Baptist Convention. As a health-related and professional education institution, Alderson Broaddus University educates students in the tenets of civic engagement, communication, critical thinking, diversity, and ethics which form the foundation of a liberal arts education.

The Business curriculum includes coursework in accounting, economics, entrepreneurialism, finance, international business, management, marketing, finance, ethics and law. Alderson Broaddus has majors in accounting, business administration, business (A.S), marketing and sport management. AB also has minors in accounting, business administration, entrepreneurship, healthcare administration, marketing, and sport management. AB also has a partnership with the city of Philippi who offers AB space downtown to offer various training and educational classes.

Services Provided

Buying or Selling a Business

  • Buying or Selling a Franchise
  • Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP)
  • Purchasing or Selling an Existing Business
  • Tax Services
  • Valuation

Business Planning

  • Business Succession Planning
  • Business Plan Consulting
  • Forming a Business
  • Market Plan Development
  • Market Research

Financial Resources and Assistance

  • Financial Statement and Cash Flow
  • Crowdfunding Preparation
  • Accounting and Bookkeeping

Human Resources, Workforce and Talent

  • Hiring and Firing
  • Recruiting
  • Workforce Training
  • Employee Development
  • Retention

Import and Export Assistance

  • Certification and Licensing

Internship Programs and Student Services

  • Internship Program
  • Student Marketing Projects
  • Student Research Projects
  • Youth Entrepreneurship Education
  • Student Placement
  • Student Training
  • Business Degree Program

Legal Services

  • Labor Relations
  • Forming a Business
  • Patent, Trademark & Copyright Information

Management Issues

  • Human Resources
  • Leadership/Professional Development
  • Recruiting Assistance

Marketing and Sales

  • E-Commerce/Internet Marketing
  • Market Plan Development and Training
  • Market Research
  • Student Marketing Projects
  • Website Development

Networking and Associations

  • Small Business/General


  • Conference/Meeting and Event Space
  • Makerspace / Hackerspace

Starting a Business

  • Forming a Business
  • Home-Based Business Training
  • Registration, Licenses and Permits
  • Startup Business Counseling
  • Startup Classes

Tax Services

  • Tax Preparation Assistance

Technical Assistance

  • Coding Schools, Bootcamps, Classes
  • Bookkeeping/Accounting Software Training


  • Health Care Training
  • Bookkeeping/Accounting Software Training
  • Budget, Cash Flow and Financial Statements Training
  • Business Management Training
  • Business Plan Training and Assistance
  • E-Commerce/Internet Marketing
  • Health and Safety Training
  • Home-Based Business Training
  • Human Resources Training
  • Marketing Plan Training
  • Startup Classes

Accelerators and Incubators

  • Accelerator
  • Incubator

Events and Community Building

  • Pitch Events

Accelerators and Incubators

  • Maker Space
  • Co Working


  • Social Media
Primary Contact
Neeley Satzer
101 College Hill Drive
Philippi, WV 26416