School of Business

Business Management and Administration

Bachelor of Science in Business Management and Administration

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Overview

The Business Management and Administration major provides pre-professional training in business, within the context of a comprehensive liberal arts education. The Mount also offers a strong Master of Business Administration (MBA) program. As Business majors, students will be prepared to work in careers within industry, government, or the nonprofit sector, or to pursue further studies at the graduate level. Many internship opportunities exist to reinforce and enhance classroom learning, and students often frame their future careers from these experiences.

Business Management and Administration at the Mount

We've responded to growing student and local business interests with Finance, Marketing, and Sports Management concentrations that may be added to the Business major to enhance and speicalize your degree. A vibrant Study Abroad program is also available, enabling you to earn up to six undergraduate credits while studying in Dublin, Ireland, or other European business centers.

The Mount's money-saving 5-year program allows students to obtain a bachelor's and master's degree in just 5 years - all from the Mount, with the same professors students already know and love. Annual on-campus panels and trips to local busineses allow students to have a well-rounded, hands-on education in the field.

Learn more about how our Business students excel at the Mount.

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:

  • IBM
  • Office of the U.S. Secret Service
  • Make-A-Wish Foundation
  • 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 to enable them to thrive in organizations of varied sizes in both the for-profit and not-for-profit sectors.

Accreditation

The School of Business at Mount Saint Mary College has received specialized accreditation for its business programs through the International Accreditation Council for Business Education (IACBE) located at 11374 Strang Line Road in Lenexa, Kansas, USA.

Learn more about the College's accreditation, or visit IACBE.org

Student Testimonial from Henry Schof

Moira Tolan, Professor of Business, talks about the Mount's program.

School of BUSINESS

Claire Castro
Administrative Assistant

845-569-3582
claire.castro@msmc.edu