College of Business

  • The degree program provides students with the fundamentals of accounting and prepares them for a variety of financial careers.
  • The entrepreneurship emphasis is designed to provide students with the knowledge, skills and abilities necessary to develop, market and manage their own business.
  • The General Business emphasis is a broad degree preparing students for careers in a wide range of business settings.
  • The curriculum in fashion merchandising provides students the opportunity to pursue careers in the production, marketing and merchandising of textile and apparel products.
  • Students choosing the finance emphasis are prepared for careers with banks and other financial institutions, securities firms and government agencies that oversee the financial sector.
  • The personal financial planning emphasis curriculum prepares students for successful completion of the Certificate in Financial Planning, as well as for the entry-level positions in the financial services industry.
  • Students choosing the real estate emphasis are prepared for careers in real estate sales, property management, financing and sales.
  • The healthcare marketing major provides students with a blend of skills in marketing, sales, customer relations and communication, scientific knowledge, creativity and innovation. Students are prepared for careers in the diverse healthcare sector that includes the medical equipment, pharmaceutical, health insurance, and healthcare services industries.
  • Graduates with the hospitality degree are employed in entry-level management positions in one of the largest and fastest-growing industries in the world. Students develop general business and managerial skills applied specifically to the various tourism operating environments and applicable across all service based industries.
  • The international business major is designed to prepare students for positions with international business firms operating in the global environment, as well as state and federal agencies involved in facilitating the export-import processes.
  • The business administration management emphasis is a broad degree preparing students for careers in a wide range of business settings. The emphasis is appropriate for students who wish to obtain a business degree but who do not wish to specialize in a specific area of emphasis.
  • The human resource management emphasis is designed to provide students with the competencies needed to help organizations acquire, develop and retain the people whose efforts are crucial to organizational success.
  • The degree plans prepares graduates to work in industry to manage the networked businesses and processes involved in the flow of goods and services to customers.
  • The marketing major is designed to provide a broad-based business education and a strong knowledge of the basic marketing principles. The marketing curriculum develops the executive skills that are critical to success in all business occupations.
  • The Tourism major develops decision-making, financial, and strategic management skills appropriate for careers in tourism, casino, resort, and hospitality industries. Students develop an understanding of the stakeholders and industry practices necessary for success in entry-level managerial positions in these industries or other general business sectors.
  • The Casino Resort Management major develops decision-making, financial, and strategic management skills appropriate for careers in the casino and resort industries. Students develop an understanding of the stakeholders and industry practices necessary for success in entry-level managerial positions in the gaming industry or other general business sectors.