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.
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.
Meredith’s business program prepares graduates to succeed in a competitive, global environment through real-world experience, including internships with top firms.
Jennifer Jones, ’04, ’11 (MBA), uses the leadership and management skills she gained at Meredith while working with her team members and clients as a Principal at Grant Thornton, one of the world’s leading international professional services firms.
Wings student Valerie Lawrence, ’17, was hired as a full-time analyst after completing a summer internship at Credit Suisse.
Mercy Rialem, ’17, took full advantage of the Office of Career Planning to help shape her career journey and gain valuable experience.
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.
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.