The AACSB-accredited Business Administration Major prepares students to assume entry-level positions in an organization and offers a firm grounding in all of the functional areas of business. The program also prepares students for graduate business study.
Students interested in business studies may also wish to consider the College's majors in accounting, finance, international business, and marketing.
What You’ll Learn
The BS in Business Administration offers the broadest choice of career paths and a firm grounding in all the functional areas of business. It will prepare you for entry-level positions in organizational and management systems or for pursuing a graduate degree in business.
CurriculumBuild specialized competencies in human resources, organizational management, and information systems while building your professional expertise. Develop teamwork, communication, and presentation skills that are the key to success as a manager.
Get hands-on experience through managing various student projects from start to finish.
Admission RequirementsWe recommend submitting first-year applications in October or early November. We decide your admission once you complete your application.
Most students begin as a "business intent" major. As intents to major, students are expected to work on completing the program entrance requirements and some major core requirements. Students must earn a minimum 2.5 GPA in foundation courses, with no grade lower than "C-." Transfer grades are included in this GPA. Students should declare their major no later than the end of sophomore year.
Next Deadline for Transfer Students
Fall Semester: August 1
Build Your Network for the FutureAlign your career goals with activities and professional development opportunities in our student-led clubs.
The Network Club aims to connect students with industry professionals and provide off-site opportunities to showcase local businesses. You'll gain leadership experience and establish peer connections that will last well into the future.
Choosing Business Administration can open up career opportunities in many industries and environmental settings. Our recent graduates have gone on to work in jobs at:
- Corporate entities
- Service industry
- Real estate companies
About the School
Brockport is a selective, nationally recognized and accredited public institution. We are the engaged SUNY campus and one of the most engaged college campuses in the country.