Bachelor of Business Administration


Department of Management and Business Administration

Southeastern's Business Administration program prepares students for leadership roles in business and the public sector by providing students with knowledge and skills in business communication, information technology and critical thinking. Students in the program develop strong conceptual and analytical skills to make decisions and evaluate policy in business. They also are prepared for graduate studies in business, law, finance and economics.

Career Information
Types of Jobs
  • Bank Loan Officer
  • Bank Manager
  • Business Consultant
  • Business Manager
  • Compensation Manager
  • Consultant
  • Credit and Collections Manager
  • Customer Service Manager
  • Economist
  • Entrepreneur
  • Fiscal Analyst
  • Government Services Administrator
  • Health Care Administrator
  • Insurance Agent
  • Industrial Relations Manager
  • Job Analyst
  • Labor Economist
  • Labor Relations Manager
  • Management Analyst
  • Occupational Analyst
  • Office Manager
  • Operations Manager
  • Personnel Recruiter
  • Public Utilities Manager
  • Research Analyst
  • Retail Sales Manager
  • Service Organization Manager
  • Staff Economist
  • Trade Analyst

Types of Employers

  • Consulting firms
  • Financial institutions and banks
  • Federal, state and local government agencies
  • Healthcare services
  • Insurance agencies
  • International organizations
  • Manufacturing firms
  • Entertainment industry
  • Medical equipment manufacturers
  • Non-profit organizations
  • Property management firms
  • Real estate firms
  • Retailing and distribution
  • Sales firms
  • Service firms
  • Small and mid-size businesses
  • Tech companies
  • Think tanks
  • Wealth management firms
  • Full-time faculty members with a wide array of expertise, including international development, natural resources and the environment, energy, telecommunications, regional and urban economics, health care, and business education

  • Hispanic Business Institute offers international initiatives, including visits by international dignitaries, public officials, scholars and artists as well as programs for Latin American civic and business leaders, artisans, entrepreneurs and other professionals

  • The Latin American Business and Development Initiative has advanced the college's mission in Latin America and with the Hispanic community in the region through programs like the Inter-American Development Bank Annual Meeting and Youth Summit, the Development and Management of Agro-Industrial and Rural Micro-Enterprises and the Global Legal Information Network Training Program

  • Economics faculty assist the Southeastern Economic Education Collaborative in coordinating programs and workshops for teachers and teacher candidates, as well as adult learners in the community

  • Program is known for active academic and applied research, with a member of the faculty holding the editor position for two journals indexed by the American Economic Association

  • Honors curriculum available

  • Total semester hours required: 120

  • Economics

  • Management

  • Administrative Supervision

  • Economics

  • Bachelor of Arts in Management

  • Master of Business Administration

  • Omicron Delta Epsilon International Honor Society in Economics

  • Phi Beta Lambda

  • Society for Human Resource Management student chapter

Contact Information


Mailing address: SLU 10813, Hammond, LA 70402

On-campus address: Garrett Hall, Room 56

Program website