Carroll Business Student

Business Administration

Business Administration

Business majorThe Business Administration major prepares students for careers in marketing, finance, management, economics, and international business. The major provides a well-rounded core of business courses which grooms you, the student, for entry into any business-related area. In addition, you will have the opportunity to concentrate in one or more specialized areas of business. These options provide you with the versatility to accomplish your personal career goals while preparing for the diverse needs of employers. With a Business Administration major grounded in a liberal arts education, students develop the skills employers value: strong communication abilities, analytical and reasoning skills, and the knowledge to make ethical, value-based decisions. The Business Administration major is designed to ensure students are prepared for entry directly into the workforce or for acceptance into graduate school.

Business majorAt Carroll College, learning occurs in a warm and caring environment with qualified and experienced faculty. In addition, you will have the opportunity to network with business professionals. Other program enhancements include internships and short-term study abroad opportunities.

The Department of Business also offers majors in Accounting and Finance. You may combine any of these majors or add minors from the Department of Business, or add minors from other departments to individualize your education.

IACBE Accreditation

IACBEIn December 2013, the International Assembly for Collegiate Business Education (IACBE) granted accreditation to the Carroll College business programs.

The following degrees are fully compliant in IACBE’s accreditation principles:

  • Bachelor of Arts in Accounting
  • Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration—Economics, International Business, Management & Marketing
  • Bachelor of Arts in Finance

Students meeting with members of the Business Advisory Council on November 1, 2013

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10 reasons

to choose carroll college for this program

  1. Broad range of career opportunities in economics, finance, management, marketing, or international business
  2. Amazing trips to the Amazon
  3. Small classes with friendly students and faculty
  4. Classes with our class act Accounting faculty
  5. Opportunity to join an international business organization - Enactus
  6. Internships at Disney!
  7. Interaction with business professionals including internships opportunities
  8. Nationally recognized speakers like Cynthia Cooper
  9. Great preparation for graduate school or law school
  10. Take classes like Sports economics with Dr. Doug Mackenzie

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