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Cathy House


  • Management
  • School of Business


Cathy House Biography:I am a proud wife and mother of three children, Joshua 21, Mica 20, and Candace 18 years old. I received my Bachelors of Science Degree from Purdue University, located in West Lafayette, Indiana, Krannert School of Management in May 1981. My concentration was Marketing. I received my Masters of Business Administration from Clark Atlanta University located in Atlanta, Georgia in May 1990. My concentration was in Finance.I have been teaching at Howard University School of Business for 15 years.  I teach Entrepreneurship to Executive MBA Candidates, EMBA On-Line and Management of Small Business to undergraduate students, primarily Juniors and Seniors. In addition, I have taught Career Counseling, whereas the focus was Non-Traditional Careers, inclusive of Entrepreneurship.  Additionally, I have taught Entrepreneurial Marketing, International Entrepreneurship, and Planning the Entrepreneurial Venture, an on-line course to undergraduates and graduate students who were business and non-business majors, as a part of the Entrepreneurship and Innovation Institute.Recently, I have taught at Strayer University On-line for 14 years.  I taught Business Principles of Finance.  Also, I taught Business Ethics, Principles of Management and Introduction to Business. I have over 25 years of experience as an entrepreneur.  Currently, I own along with my husband, a Brand Expansion Business and I am a Business Consultant for the Greater Washington Urban League Entrepreneurship Center, GWUL ECP and the Howard University Small Business Development Center, HUSBDC. I am NxLevel Certified in Entrepreneurship!Additionally, I taught Introduction to Management, Human Resources and Leadership to undergraduate students at the University of the District of Columbia.  In the past, I taught Conceptual Foundations, Business Finance and Sustainability Entrepreneurship. The reason I teach, it is my way of giving back to the community by making a difference in others’ lives! My hope is others will find my prior education, expertise and experience valuable!  I am the ultimate educator!