BS in Business Administration
What is the Bachelor of Science in Business Administration?
This degree program prepares graduates to gain knowledge of business administration principles behind the functioning of a company or organization while developing a clear perception of business ethics based on Christian principles. In the daytime, residential program, the degree is offered with concentrations in accounting or management.
What do students enrolled in the Business Administration program do?
As a Business Administration major, you will learn how to use technology in decision-making, develop Christian servant leadership principles, solve problems using collaborative techniques, and learn how to celebrate diversity in business environments. You will become knowledgeable in the areas of accounting, business law, economics, finance, management, marketing, statistics and strategy.
Is this major right for you?
You might consider a Business Administration major if you seek a position in management or accounting for a business or organization, desire advancement within a company or organization with additional responsibilities and higher pay, or desire to learn more about management. This major is also helpful to those who wish to develop entrepreneurial skills necessary to start and operate their own business. Business Administration majors will become comfortable with analysis of financial information behind the operation of a business or organization.
About our students
In our Business Administration program, students have many opportunities. Our students have excelled in the Business Strategy Game, a global online simulation. They have received many great internship opportunities at some of the following organizations: KPMG, Elliot Davis, Wal-Mart, Greenville Drive, Easley Custom Plastics, and the Easley Chamber of Commerce. Finally, they have had the opportunity to tour local and regional businesses such as BMW, Easley Custom Plastics, Southern Vinyl Windows, ESI Enterprises, and the Federal Reserve Bank in Atlanta.
About our graduates
When you graduate from Southern Wesleyan University with a BS in Business Administration, you can join alumni and graduates in prestigious graduate schools and programs, including:
- Southern Wesleyan University
- Clemson University
- University of South Carolina
- Valdosta State University
You will be prepared for a career as:
- Financial Advisor
- Finance Director
- Interactive Services Director
Our graduates have landed jobs at:
- Edward Jones
- Ernst and Young
- Elliot Davis
- Jackson Marketing Group
- Marketplace Staffing
- Queensborough Bank
- Enterprise Rental
- Pickens County School District
- Verizon Wireless
- Home Depot
- First Citizens Bank
- Tri-County Technical College
- University of Tennessee at Chattanooga