- Major Name: Business Administration
- Degree Program: Business and Economics
- Degree Designation: AA
- College / School: Applied Sciences
This program is for students who expect to complete a degree in the College of Business and Economics at WVU Morgantown Campus in one of the two baccalaureate degree programs: Bachelor of Science in Business Administration (BSBA) with a choice of eight academic majors: Accounting, Finance, General Business, Global Supply Chain Management, Hospitality and Tourism Management, Management, Management Information Systems and Marketing; or the Bachelor of Science (BS) in Economics.
In order to earn an Associate of Arts degree in Business and Economics with a major in Business Administration, a student must complete a minimum of 60 credit hours of required and elective course work.
Due to the globalization of the American economy, it is highly recommended that business and economics students consider taking a minimum of six credit hours in a foreign language.
A business administration degree is the best investment for the student who wishes to choose from a variety of careers upon graduation. The global environment of business is changing rapidly, and a broad knowledge of business combined with skills in technology is necessary to succeed.