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Bora Kara '06

Bachelor's Degree in Business

In the HNU undergraduate business program, students may choose among five challenging career-oriented options. The Bachelor of Arts majors — Business Communication, International Business, Management, Marketing, and Sports Management — offer students a liberal arts educational experience integrated with the knowledge of business administration.

These majors stress basic business functions of managerial concepts, marketing skills, and oral, visual, and written presentations applicable within the business organization. Students will be prepared for a wide variety of careers in profit, not-for-profit, and government organizations, as well as graduate school.

Graduates of our Business programs develop careers in a variety of areas, including banking and finance, accounting, insurance, manufacturing, retail, technology, small business administration, consulting, communications, and the nonprofit sector, such as health care, education, and government. They also pursue graduate degrees in business, law, organizational development, education, communications, and public administration.

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