Business Administration

Earn a Degree in Business Administration

The USCB Business Administration degree focuses on the traditional business areas of accounting, economics, finance, management, and marketing and their roles in implementing business strategies. The program strives to enhance student understanding of the dynamics of today's global economy and competitive forces. An integrative approach is employed stressing leadership, ethics, interpersonal skills, and technological competence in a critical thinking context. Real-world skills are developed which allow our graduates to contribute to their future employers in for-profit, non-profit and government organizations, as well as their local and global community.

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  • Program Goals
  • Competencies
  • Understand and apply basic business concepts in a global economy.
  • Attain quantitative and qualitative reasoning to analyze data and make informed, ethical business decisions.
  • Demonstrate effective management and leadership skills.
  • Communicate effectively.
  • Demonstrate an understanding of business terminology and the basic theoretical concepts in the business disciplines.
  • Demonstrate an understanding of the historical development of business practices.
  • Integrate and utilize concepts from fundamental business courses (Accounting, Economics, Finance, Management, and Marketing) to construct strategically sound and ethical decisions in a global economy.
  • Explain the major theoretical approaches to the study of human behavior relevant to business.
  • Lead others by properly utilizing reward schedules, by establishing and reinforcing a worthy vision for the organization and by setting forth and establishing appropriate goals and objectives.
  • Demonstrate the ability to conduct an effective business analysis and prepare a written report with recommendations based on this analysis.
  • Effectively utilize technology resources to perform management functions such as financial analysis, scheduling, production work flows and database storage and retrieval.
  • Conduct business research using major library databases, business journals, and business reference resources.
  • Demonstrate the ability to develop and deliver a professional business presentation.

 

 

Open Doors
What are our graduates doing now?
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Career Paths
  • Management
  • Marketing
  • Accounting
  • Project Leadership
Graduate Schools
MBA Graduate Schools
  • Baker School of Business, The Citadel, The Military College of South Carolina
  • Kelly School of Business, Indiana University
  • Kenan-Flagler Business School, University of North Carolina—Chapel Hill
  • Parker College of Business, Georgia Southern University Grad
  • Darla Moore School of Business, University of South Carolina 
  • School of Business, University of South Carolina Aiken
Business Careers
Companies
  • Gulfstream Aerospace, Savannah, Ga.
  • Nestle
  • Marriott International
  • Walt Disney World Resort, Orlando
  • City of Beaufort, S.C.

Carson Reed
“At USCB, the Business Administration degree isn’t just reading textbooks and answering questions. We learn real world skills and how to apply those skills into our careers from professors with unbelievable experience. You’re more than just a number here - our professors truly care about us and our success. They go above and beyond to help you succeed not only in class, but in life.”
Carson Reed
Business Administration Major, Class of 2020