Business Major: A Degree That Is Your Business
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Not Just A One-Sided Degree
Business school is also known by many names. There's biz school, b-school, school of business, school of business administration or school management. With all those names there some much that your could do with a business degree.
A business degree itself is not just a one way street. The opportunities are endless. You would learn a variety of subjects. It would usually depending on what you want to concentrate your degree on.
Accounting, for example, is much more than just bookkeeping and crunching numbers into a calculator. You would learn abut tax law, make balance sheets and use GAAP (generally accepted accounting principles.)
Business administration major would learn how to be a leader. If this student of this major wants to go to graduate, you would graduate with a Masters of Business Administration (MBA). Human resource management and international business are a couple of things that this major teaches.
The finance concentration will teach you how to propose, oversee and evaluate fiscal and budgetary conditions different businesses. Econometrics, investment and statistics are some of the courses that a finance major would apply in there future career.
Marketing majors will study supply and demand, advertising and market research. Because we in a digital age, e-marketing is one of the courses you would take in college/university. Courses in marketing, retail, and sales are part of the curriculum in this major.
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Accounting: accountant, auditor, accounting manager, budget director, certificated public accountant, chief financial officer (CFO), finance director, payroll director, tax director, tax manager, certified public accountant (CPA), budget analyst, financial analyst
Banking: banker, chief investment officer, loan officer
Business Administration: bank examiner, stock plan administration manger, project manager, shift manager, executive assistant,
Education: professor, teacher, instructor
Finance: analyst, bank examiner, chief credit officer, chief investment officer (CIO), investment consultant, stockbroker, treasurer
Law: attorney, lawyer
Management: human resource, sales manager
Marketing: public relations specialist, junior account manager, brand manager, development officer, insurance agent, market research, marketing coordinator, chief marketing officer
Media: editor, journalist, media superior
Business In The Digital Age
Computers and technology has really changed how business is done. IBM and Hewlett-Packard was one of the early computer systems to replace the traditional drafting board. Globalism caused a major shift by the 1990s because of the Internet and electronic mail. Napster was one of the peer to peer applications to have business applications. Business courses in colleges and universities also use cutting edge technology.
- Emory University's Goizueta Business School
Offers an emphasis on e-business. Includes programs and degrees, faculty and staff, and resources.
- Birmingham Business School - University of Birmingham
Birmingham Business School is a dynamic and internationally-focused School offering programmes across the full range of Business School disciplines including Undergraduate BSc, Postgraduate MSc, PhD and MBA. The Schools' academic staff conduct world-
- GIBS Business School - Home of MBA, PDBA, & Executive Education Programmes
The University of Pretoria s GIBS Business School offers among the world’s best MBA, General Management, Business Skills, Short Course other Post Graduate Business Education qualifications in South Africa, delivered by world class faculty
- The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania
The University of Pennsylvania Wharton School, located in Philadelphia & San Francisco, is the most comprehensive source of business knowledge in the world.
- ESCP Europe Business School offering MBA, Specialized Masters, Master in Management, Master in Europ
ESCP Europe Business School
- Academics | Rutgers Business School
Administration, faculty, research, undergraduate and graduate course and program descriptions, executive education, outreach centers and alumni.
- NYU Stern | NYU Stern School of Business | Full-time MBA, Part-time (Langone) MBA, Undergraduate, Ph
Explore the NYU Stern School of Business and learn more about the full-time MBA, part-time (Langone) MBA, undergraduate, PhD, and executive MBA (EMBA) business programs.
- Home | Stanford Graduate School of Business
One of the seven schools at Stanford University, Stanford GSB is one of the top business schools in the world. The school's mission is to create ideas that deepen and advance our understanding of management and with those ideas to develop innovative,
- Columbia Business School
Columbia Business School is the Graduate Business School of Columbia University in New York City. Global perspective and cutting-edge methodology in an Ivy League setting at the very center of business in NYC.
- Harvard Business School
Official site for the Business School, which offers MBA, executive education, and doctoral programs in business administration and management.
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