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Mansfield University... Developing Tomorrow's Leaders What Can I Study?


What Can I Study?


The business administration major allows students maximum flexibility to design an individualized program of study tailored to each student's individual interests and aspirations. Students can major in Business Administration and also have a minor in: accounting, business administration, economics & finance, management, marketing, or travel & tourism.

Why Study Business?

Gain a solid foundation of skills and knowledge for today's rapidly changing business environment

Learn the principles of business administration, economics, as well as analytical skills essential to professional work in many different kinds of organizations

Pursue a program of study to broaden your academic preparation in support of your career and professional goals

Obtain a valuable degree that prepares you for a satisfying career in the world of business

Receive excellent academic preparation for graduate or professional programs of study in business (the M.B.A.), law, economics, international studies, and related fields

Gain practical experience (and receive credit for it) through internships with private companies, state and federal government agencies, and non-profit organizations in the region and beyond

What are my career options?

  • Accountants
  • Marketing & Sales
  • Promotion
  • Public Relations
  • Advertising
  • Marketing Research
  • International or domestic travel or tourism agency manager or staff
  • Convention and special events planner and manager
  • Destination marketer
  • Hotel sales and marketing representative
  • Convention and visitors bureau staff
  • Resort manager

MU Business & Economics graduates found jobs in the following organizations:

  • American Century
  • Casio
  • Cigna Group Insurance
  • Citibank Group, Inc
  • Computer Associates
  • Corning Credit Union
  • Corning Glass
  • Corning, Inc.
  • Dai-Ichi Kangyo Bank
  • Disney
  • Elmira Savings Bank
  • Guardian Industries
  • Hallmark
  • J. Walter Thompson World Wide
  • JP Morgan
  • Kingdom Computer Company
  • Mansfield University
  • Morgan Stanley Dean Witter
  • New Horizons Computer Learning Center
  • Parente Randolph
  • Pennsylvania State Government
  • PriceWaterhouseCoopers
  • Procter and Gamble
  • Sharp
  • Stanley
  • US Department of Defense
  • US Government: Defense Contract Audit Agency (DCAA)
  • Wal-Mart