The School of Business and Nonprofit Management offers three distinct undergraduate majors. Seven concentrations provide the opportunity to focus a business and economics degree to meet your career goals.
Gain an understanding of the advertising industry with an interdisciplinary approach that includes business, media and communications studies, and graphic design courses. Elective options allow you to to focus on the creative production, account management, or market research aspects of the industry. Learn more.
Business and Economics
As a broad discipline, business and economics will give you a foundation in accounting, financial management, marketing, organizational leadership, ethics, and more. With either a BA or a focused BS (see concentrations below), you'll be prepared for careers in the public, private, or governmental sectors. Learn more.
Learn how nonprofits work and prepare for a career as a leader in the sector. With nearly 1.5 million nonprofits in the United States, careers in nonprofit finance, marketing, fundraising, governance, and more are available if you have a desire to make a difference. Learn more.
Concentrations in Business and Economics
Learn the “language of business” and the intricacies of communicating and keeping track of financial information. You’ll master mathematical formulas and practices to help companies maintain financial health and comply with financial standards. Learn more.
Analyze the production, distribution, and consumption of goods and services and how to apply those learnings to human behavior and interaction within communities. You’ll be prepared to excel at jobs in the public, private, and nonprofit sectors. Learn more.
Prepare for careers in the fast-paced world of finance by learning how to think critically, listen carefully, analyze challenging situations, and apply the appropriate strategies to real-life financial issues at the personal and organizational levels. Learn more.
Explore the global business world, gaining an understanding of international relationships and financial markets and practices through coursework, mastering a second language, and studying or working abroad as part of your degree program. Learn more.
Prepare to be a leader in business or nonprofit with classes in human resources, operations and information technology, entrepreneurship, and strategic management. Graduate ready for an upwardly mobile position in an established company—or ready to start your own small business. Learn more.
Start your career in brand management, market research, customer relations, or sales with private companies or nonprofit organizations. You’ll be prepared as a leader grounded in ethics and with an understanding of our diverse and global world. Learn more.
Prepare for careers in professional sports management, college and high-school athletic departments, park and recreation programs, health clubs, sports media and marketing, and nonprofit sports and fitness organizations. Learn more.