Business

Marketing

Bachelor of Science in Business Management and Administration *
Concentration in Marketing

Overview

The goal of the business program at the Mount is to provide pre-professional training in business within the context of a comprehensive liberal arts education. The student will be prepared to work in careers within industry, government and the non-profit sector or to pursue further studies at the graduate level. Many cooperative and internship opportunities exist and students often frame their future careers from these experiences.

Business Management and Administration at the Mount

In response to growing student and local business interests, concentrations in such areas as finance, marketing, and sports management were added. A vibrant study abroad program is also available, enabling students to obtain up to six undergraduate credits while studying in Dublin, Ireland.

Program requirements

Students are required to obtain 27 credits in business, 21 credits in business-related fields, 39 credits in general education, and 33 credits in liberal arts electives. For concentrations, students are required to obtain 18 credits of their 48 major-requirement credits within the concentration area.

Where Mount students have interned

Students majoring in business have interned at such organizations as:

  • Office of the U.S. Secret Service
  • Enterprise Car Rental
  • V-Force Custom, LLC
  • Make-A-Wish Foundation
  • New Victory Theater
  • Palisades Parks Conservatory
  • Children’s Medical Group
  • Laerdal Medical Corp.
  • Atlantic Records
  • Good Housekeeping Magazine
  • Merrill Lynch
  • Boy Scouts of America
  • Newburgh Family YMCA
  • The Newburgh Performing Arts Academy, Inc.
  • Habitat for Humanity
  • Ferrigno Financial

Career Options

Students are encouraged to develop their critical thinking and communication skills so that they can thrive in organizations of varied sizes in both the for-profit and not-for-profit sectors.

* IACBE Accreditation

Mount Saint Mary College has received specialized accreditation for its business programs through the International Assembly for Collegiate Business Education (IACBE), located at 11374 Strang Line Road in Lenexa, Kansas, USA. The business programs in the following degrees are accredited by the IACBE:

  • Master of Business Administration
  • Bachelor of Science in accounting/Master of Business Administration (5-year)
  • Bachelor of Science in accounting
  • Bachelor of Science in business management with concentrations in finance and marketing.

Visit the IACBE website for more information.

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