Our program, ranked No. 8 in the U.S. by College Factual 2019, prepares students to move their companies ahead of the competition by successfully mobilizing and coordinating resources, all while keeping a close eye on the bottom line. Rigorous coursework offers an understanding of complex managerial issues and ethical practices.   



Department Faculty

Adjunct Professors

  • Alberto Aneses-Negron
  • Linda Barringer
  • Elizabeth Carter
  • Ed Drozda
  • Bo Fan
  • Valerie Leduc
  • Keith Murphy
  • Mehreen Pasha
Ratcliffe, Christopher

Christopher Ratcliffe

Lecturer, Management
Faculty Suite J, Room 143
MBA, University of Rhode Island
BA, Rhode Island College

Management, Organizational Behavior, Marketing, Advertising, Business Strategy,

Public Education Reform and Impediments to Organizational Change.

  • 2016, Beta Gamma Sigma Faculty Membership
  • 2011, Engaged Scholars, Statewide Presidential Faculty Fellow 2011/2012

Ratcliffe, C., Not College Ready, The Impact of Non-Proficient Students on the Community College of RI Graduation Rate.

Ratcliffe, C., Not College Ready/ Radio Interview-WPRO, Cumulus Media- WPRO Radio, 2014.

Ratcliffe, C., Not College Ready/ radio interview- WHJJ, Clear Channel Broadcasting. WHJJ Radio, 2014.

Ratcliffe, C., Tuesday Will Come. The Boston Marathon Bombing-A Survivor's Story, Amazon, 2014.

Ratcliffe, C., Discipline is Key to Saving RI Schools, Providence Journal, 2013.

Ratcliffe, C., Not College Ready, RI Monthly Magazine, 2013.

Ratcliffe, C., Charter Schools for RI's Non-Proficient, Providence Journal, 2012.

Ratcliffe, C., Overwhelming Majority of CCRI Students Not College Ready., Go Local Prov, 2012.

Ratcliffe, C., The Art of Women's Equality, Providence Sunday Journal, 2017.