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Bachelor of Science in Business Administration (BSBA)


Careers in Business Administration

As a Business Administration major you will have many choices as to the career path you choose upon graduation. The variety of courses provides a solid base of cross-functional business knowledge.

The demand for general business professionals continues to increase and graduates with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration will add value to large and small companies as well as non profit organizations. Opportunities are available in the following industries:

  • Mortgage and Banking
  • Event Planning
  • Small Business Management
  • Account Management
  • Management Trainee Programs with Large Retailers
  • Sales and Entrepreneurship
  • Healthcare and Insurance
  • Logistics and Product Distribution

Additional information can be found at our Career Services site: www.niu.edu/careerservices/weblinks/majors/business_admin.shtml.

My Major, My Future!

These speaker events in the fall and spring, hosted by the Business Administration Student Organization, brings alums and current students together to discuss the wide variety of career opportunities available to BSBA majors.

Alums representing careers in banking, finance, and retail management as well as logistics, healthcare, and warehouse operations discuss what factors influenced their career decisions and how they chose their occupations. Those attending learn what the interview process was like, what skills are needed for the position and what employers look for when recruiting and hiring new employees.