With today's difficult economic environment, the Bachelor of Science in Business allows companies to hire individuals who have a broad knowledge of all aspects of business. This broad knowledge allows student to be effective within many different types of organizations. Some examples include:
ENTREPRENEURSHIP OPTION: students can be found starting their own business or working several years with other entrepreneurs before venturing out on their own.
FINANCIAL SERVICES OPTION: students are working financial organizations such as banks, real estate firms, insurance brokers, investment firms, and credit companies.
INDIVIDUALIZED BUSINESS OPTION: students may have combined marketing and health services option courses to develop a resume to work the Pharmaceutical sales.
MARKETING AND MANAGEMENT OPTION: An emphasis on the skills and knowledge necessary for the business professional to function in community and regional centers of commerce.
An integral part of the business degree is a six credit internship completed senior year. This experience has proven beneficial for both the students and employers. Organizations Hosting Penn State Altoona Business Interns over the past year include...
Deborah Kimmel Hommer, MBA