What can I do with my Business Administration degree?


Employers of Business Administration Majors

  • Banks, Savings & Loans, and Other Financial Institutions
  • Private, Public & Government Agencies
  • Nonprofit Organizations
  • Health Care Industry
  • Businesses including: Manufacturing Firms, Utilities, Airlines & Transportation
  • Industries, Contract Information System Companies, Software Development Companies, etc.
  • Trade/labor organizations
  • Educational Institutions
  • Insurance Companies and Financial Planning Agencies
  • Sales Organizations, Department Stores and Other Retailers
  • Entrepreneurships
  • Real Estate Brokers or Agencies
  • Service Firms and Hospitality Organizations
  • Distribution Centers


Related Occupations for Business Administration Majors

Some of these occupations may require additional education at Graduate or Professional schools. For information on qualifications and career specifics consult the Occupational Outlook Handbook or other career resources. Also, take advantage of career counseling offered by the Center for Student Excellence.

Actuary Manager Trainee
Assistant Manager Marketing Representative
Bank Loan Officer Office Manager
Banker Office Paraprofessional
Bookkeeper Personnel Agent
Business Manager Purchasing Agent
Business Owner Quality Assurance
Consultant Risk Management Research Analyst
Customer Service Staff Sales Representative
Economist Secretary
Executive Assistant Staff Employee
Financial Planner Teacher

Government Employee in Labor Market,

Economic Development, or Taxation and Revenue



Preparing for a Job in Business Administration

  1. Develop good problem solving, communication and interpersonal skills.
  2. Acquire computer skills.
  3. Consider co-op, internship, or part-time work in area of interest.
  4. Get sales experience.
  5. Gain leadership experience by participating in campus or community clubs and organizations.
  6. Consider taking additional courses in human resource management, operations management, or small business management.


Links for Business Administration Majors

Program Overview   Contact Information
Business Administration    Department of Management and Business Administration 
    College of Business
    Garrett Hall, Room 56
    Telephone: 985-549-2086
    Email: businessadmin@southeastern.edu