Department of Business

Welcome to the Department of Business

No matter what course you choose in the Department of Business, we want to ensure you that we strive to put the student first. We offer the unique mix of a university standard education with the one-on-one approach of a college setting. Smaller class sizes mean you receive enhanced engagement from your lecturers, getting to know them on a personal basis and allows you to take part in in-depth discussions with your classmates.

Our practical hands-on work placements give students the skills they’ll need in the working world. We have strong connections to industry giving you the opportunity to work on real projects for a variety of organisations. We want to challenge you to reach your full potential in our supported learning environment and leave as a proud, confident graduate.

The programmes we offer, at a variety of levels and progression roots are: Accounting, Finance and Investment, Business, Business Administration and Office Administration.

What type of student are you?

You are mathematical and focused, determined to learn the skills that could see you be your own boss someday. You’re not afraid of a challenge and you know the value of learning transferable skills that will help you in your future career.


Meet the Head of Department

Maire Moran

Maire Moran became Head of the Business Department in 2018. Prior to this, she was Assistant Register in the college and worked as a lecturer in IT Waterford, as well as with a number of other institutes on research projects and aided them in the development of online programmes.

Before coming to Ireland, she worked in the business management and marketing of pharmaceutical and chemical industries in the UK. Apart from being Head of Department, Maire is also studying for her Doctorate in Education, focusing on student expectations and outcomes in Higher Education.

Contact us

Maire Moran,
Head of Department of Business
+353 (0) 71-9305280

Department Staff

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Staff NamePositionDepartment
Armstrong, Mrs Colette .. LECTURER Business
Barrett, Dr Michael HEAD OF SCHOOL OF BUSINESS & SOC SCI Business
Bartlett, Ms Angela LECTURER Business
Bell, Mr Aiden LECTURER Business
Caslin, Ms Clodagh LECTURER Business
Coyle, Ms Diolinda LECTURER Business
Flavin, Ms Beatrice LECTURER Business
Gaynor, Mr John LECTURER Business
Grady, Ms Helen LECTURER Business
Keane, Ms Marie Alice LECTURER Business
Lang, Mr Andrew CLERICAL OFFICER Business
Leonard, Ms Susan LECTURER Business
Lowe, Ms Denise LECTURER Business
Lyons, Ms Riona ASSISTANT LECTURER Business
Mangan, Ms Aquilina ASSISTANT LECTURER Business
McCann, Ms Mairead LECTURER Business
McManus, Ms Karen LECTURER Business
McNamara, Mr John LECTURER Business
McNulty, Ms Caroline LECTURER Business
McWeeney, Mr Paul LECTURER Business
Moran, Ms Marie HEAD OF DEPT OF BUSINESS Business
Murphy, Ms Lorraine Jt Assistant Lecturer Business
O'Connor, Ms Siobhain Jt Lecturer Business
O'Connor, Ms Siobhain LECTURER Business
O'Kelly, Ms Cathy LECTURER Business
O'Murchu, Mr Cillian ASSISTANT LECTURER Business
Reynolds, Mr Gary LECTURER Business
Scanlon, Ms Maria LECTURER Business
Share, Dr Perry CUA PROGRAMME MANAGER Business
Treacy, Mr James SENIOR LECTURER Business


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Course name NFQ Level Graduate Level Favourite
Higher Certificate in Business Full-time (Online) Level 6 Online