The business administration program allows students to gain leadership, team work, and problem solving skills with a focus on critical thinking and ethics.

Business Administration

As a business administration major, you will gain the skills needed for today’s competitive and complex global business environment. You will be prepared to pursue a career in fields such as human resource management, sales and marketing, banking, international business, management of nonprofit agencies and government service, or to own your own business.

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Meredith’s highly personalized learning environment allows you to gain leadership skills through direct experience, and develop the skills to solve problems through teamwork. Meredith’s strong liberal arts foundation will help you develop exceptional critical-thinking skills and the personal conviction to make ethical and responsible decisions.

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Broyhill Business Fellows

The Broyhill Business Fellows Program at Meredith prepares students for top internships and job placements through specially designed leadership and professional-development activities that complement any field of study in the School of Business.

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Internships give business students essential professional experience. Meredith helps students identify high-quality, professional experiences, which often lead to full-time job offers. Recent placements include Credit Suisse, Lenovo, and Merrill Lynch.

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While at Meredith, Angie Ramkellawan, '14, managed 55 of her peers as chief student adviser, was captain of the lacrosse team, and interned at Blue Cross Blue Shield of NC, where she developed a project plan for the entire internship program. She also job-shadowed a Meredith alumna who is a vice president of human resources. Watch video »