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Business Administration Major


Business Administration Major IconThe Business Administration major enables students to acquire a foundation of key concepts and skills that are applicable to organizations in both the private and public sectors, coupled with the technical skills needed to support particular career paths. This degree is designed for students wishing to enter the business world and pursue a wider variety of careers. Through the hands-on teaching provided at the Huntsman School of Business, you will gain strong analytical, interpersonal communication, and problem-solving skills.

Degree Options

  • Students receive a BS by completing all required courses in the major. To receive a BA, students must also gain proficiency in one or more foreign languages.

Career Paths:

Students with a degree in business administration often pursue the following career paths:

  • Compensation Manager
  • Business Manager
  • Business Services Coordinator
  • Account Executive
  • Outside Sales Representative
  • Owner
  • Department Administrator
  • Social Media Manager
  • Sales Executive
  • Sales Representative
  • Retail Manager
  • Commercial Loan Officer
  • Operations Associate
  • Benefits Administrator
  • Business Analyst
  • Marketing Event Coordinator

Companies that have Hired Huntsman Business Administration Students

General Mills


Intermountain Health

Qualtrics

Wells Fargo

Student Organizations and Opportunities

The following are Huntsman Clubs and Opportunities designed for Business Administration Major Students

Huntsman Clubs

 

Career Development

At the Huntsman School, we believe in empowering our students to own their education and their careers. Career development opportunities start from the first day at the Huntsman School and continue throughout one's professional life.

Our professional career coaches are equipped with all the tools necessary to help you with interview prep, professional networking, job searching, and so much more!

Career Development Services

Career Coach with Specialization in Business Administration

Maren Stromberg

maren.stromberg@usu.edu

Maren Stromberg

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Major Requirement Introduction

Admission Requirements

To complete a degree in Business Administration, students must first meet the admission requirements for the degree and be admitted into the degree program. Admission Requirements and Policies

 

Major Requirements (Curriculum)

Students will then complete the major requirements which consist of the following:

  1. University Studies Requirements (General Education and Depth Requirements)A group of “general” courses required for each student to fulfill in order to graduate. These courses teach a broad range of skills, knowledge, and values that prepare students for success in their majors and in their personal and professional lives after graduation. Most students complete their University Studies requirements by their junior year.
  2. Huntsman Core Requirements (Business Acumen): a group of entry level courses required for every Huntsman major. These courses ensure that each Huntsman student begins their business career with an understanding of fundamental business principles.
  3.  Business Administration Major Requirements: A group of upper-level courses required to fulfill a respective major. These courses teach skills specific to the area of study in order for students to become specialized in their chosen field.

Advisor Contact Info

Logan Advising

Erin Bergeron

Erin Bergeron

Office: EBB 309
Phone Number: 435.797.2272
Email: erin.bergeron@usu.edu

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Regional Campus Advising

Students pursuing a distance education major must contact the advisors at their specific location.

Regional Campus Advisors

Available at the Following Locations:

Logan Main Campus

Regional Campus Centers:

Beaver, Bicknell, Blanding, Brigham City, Castle Dale, Cortez, Delta, Ephraim, Grantsville, Ignacio, Junction, Kanab, Milford, Moab, Montezuma Creek, Monticello, Monument Valley, Nephi, Panguitch, Park City, Price, Richfield, Roosevelt (Uintah Basin), Salt Lake, Tooele, Tremonton, Vernal (Uintah Basin), Wendover

The Business Administration Major is available at the Salt Lake Regional Campus Center and at Snow College.

Learn More about Campus Availability at: https://regionalcampuses.usu.edu

Snow College Campus

Dare Mighty Things TogetherThe Huntsman School of Business and Snow College have partnered to offer the Huntsman School Entrepreneurship Minor at the Snow College Campus. To learn more about this opportunity 
https://www.snow.edu/academics/bat/business/Partnership/index.html.