Bachelor Degree in Business Studies in Illinois in USA

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Bachelor degrees from accredited colleges and universities can be important stepping-stones toward a successful career.The most common type of undergraduate program is a bachelor's degree, usually awarded after four years of successful study

Business, Economics and Administration degrees will be related to the behaviour of resources in diverse types of environments. Students can expect to learn about the workings of markets in different levels, such as local economies or international trade; or can learn to be organizational leaders seeking to improve a corporation’s revenue, profit or image.

The USA remains the world’s most popular destination for international students. Universities in the US dominate the world rankings and the country also offers a wide variety of exciting study locations. State university systems are partially subsidized by state governments, and may have many campuses spread around the state, with hundreds of thousands of students.

The State of Illinois ranks as the fifth most populous state in the U.S. Nicknamed as the Land of Lincoln the state is highly prosperous hosting a large number of industries, attractions and sites. Besides being home to one of the world’s busiest airports, the state has numerous institutions highly ranked worldwide. The University of Chicago, ranks among the top 10 in the world.

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Bachelor BeCom

Sup de Pub
Campus Full time

A 3-year English language BACHELOR in Communications accessible to students with a Baccalauréat or two years post-Baccalauréat study [+]

Bachelor BeCom

A 3-year English language BACHELOR in Communications accessible to students with a Baccalauréat or two years post-Baccalauréat study.

The dream of studying communications in a prestigious place such as Monaco and in English becomes reality with the programme Sup de Pub BeCom, developed in partnership with the International University of Monaco (IUM).

This establishment which joined the INSEEC group in 2010 offers several international programmes taught entirely in English including the Bachelor BeCom Sup de Pub.

Students can enrol for this course directly on the Sup de Pub or the IUM site.... [-]


Bachelor SPCom

Sup de Pub
Campus Full time

After completing two years of study in marketing, communications, graphic arts or design, students can enrol directly in the 3rd year of specialised study: SPCOM... This year [+]

Bachelor SPCom

After completing two years of study in marketing, communications, graphic arts or design, students can enrol directly in the 3rd year of specialised study: SPCOM... This year of specialisation offers 5 options in Paris and 2 options in Lyon and Bordeaux and can be accessed by students who succeed in passing a competitive entrance exam.

The 5 BACHELOR options offered in Paris, Lyon or Bordeaux

CREATIVE

A year designed to help students acquire the various technical tools and skills used in creative work. Computer Assisted Design and its applications, graphic and web creation and also video technology.... [-]


Bachelor SP3

Sup de Pub
Campus Full time September 2017 USA Chicago

Students can enrol directly in the 3rd year at Sup de Pub (SP3) after validating a level of academic accomplishment equivalent to 2 years post-Baccalauréat study [+]

Bachelor SP3

Students can enrol directly in the 3rd year at Sup de Pub (SP3) after validating a level of academic accomplishment equivalent to 2 years post-Baccalauréat study.

This broad-based education conveys in one year the basis of strategic analysis and marketing as well as technical tools (PAO, video...), in order to specialize in one of the 20 professional programs offered in Master 1 and Master 2.

Focused on major strategic challenges, this year allows students to control the whole issue of communication through thematic seminars such as crisis communication, the celebrity marketing, internal communications...... [-]


Bachelor in Music Business

Greenville College
Campus Full time September 2017 USA Greenville

The constantly changing climate of the music business serves as the backdrop for the Music Business Major. Students learn by studying a wide range of topics, including Copyright, Record Contracts, Music Publishing, Artists Management, Record Company Operations, Internet Marketing and Distribution and International Music Business. [+]

The constantly changing climate of the music business serves as the backdrop for the Music Business Major. Students learn by studying a wide range of topics, including Copyright, Record Contracts, Music Publishing, Artists Management, Record Company Operations, Internet Marketing and Distribution and International Music Business. Greenville College has served as the launching pad for numerous producers, managers and promoters. The Music Business Major is designed to combine real-life work experience with classroom instruction in order to prepare graduates for entry and mid-level careers. Career opportunities for outstanding Music Business majors include positions at major and independent companies in areas such as commercial and independent music production, booking, artists and business management, marketing, promotion, publicity, music publishing and entertainment law. Graduates also pursue a variety of entrepreneurial opportunities as business owners and independent contractors. Entrance Requirements Greenville College admits students who desire to achieve a liberal arts education in an evangelical Christian context. Members of this community are either committed to Christ or are sympathetic to the Christian perspective. Applicants are evaluated by consideration of their academic record, test scores, references, interviews, and participation in extracurricular activities. To be considered for admission, students must submit the following: A completed Application for Admission, including full responses to the application essays High School Transcripts College Transcripts (if the student has attended any colleges previously) ACT or SAT scores (required only of entering freshmen and transfer students with fewer than 30 college credits) References (only if requested by the Admissions Committee) The Admissions Office reviews each file individually, so all students who desire to study at Greenville College should complete the application process. However, the Greenville College Faculty have established guidelines by which admission decisions are generally made, which are: Freshmen: Completed a college preperatory curriculum in high school Ranked in the top 50% of the high school class ACT composite of 18, or SAT (Math + Critical Reading) of 860 High School GPA of at least 2.25/4.0 Transfers: Completed at least 12 transferrable college credits College GPA of at least 2.25/4.0 Note: If a student has completed fewer than 30 college credits, then the high school record and test scores are also used to determine admission. Note: If a student is not a native English speaker, then the college will consider the TOEFEL in lieu of the ACT or SAT for a freshman and may require the TOEFEL for a transfer student. An exact course distribution is not required, but the College recommends at least eleven of the minimum sixteen units earned be in college preparatory subjects. It is highly recommended that entering students have: four years of English in high school one year each in algebra and geometry two years of foreign language at least one of year of laboratory science one year of American history. However, each candidate will be evaluated on the basis of the individual credentials presented to the College in support of the application. *Special Note: A student pursuing an education degree with Greenville College who submits a composite score of 22 on the ACT (the composite score must include the writing portion of the test) will be able to use their composite ACT in lieu of the TAP/Illinois Basic Skills test. Note that the ACT composite score must be submitted during the admission process to Greenville College. Greenville College admits students on a rolling basis, so there is no specific application deadline. Students receive notification of admission within two weeks after their admission file is complete. The Admissions Committee reserves the right to request a personal, on-campus interview with an applicant before making the final admissions decision. Greenville College has the right to refuse admission or readmission for any student at its discretion. The college does not discriminate in its educational programs or activities on the basis of handicap, race, creed, color, sex or national origin which is in full compliance with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and the laws of the State of Illinois. Career Opportunities Booking Agent Band Manager Record Label Employee Venue Operator Production Manager at Venue [-]

Bachelor in Management

Eastern Illinois University
Campus Full time September 2017 USA Charleston

All organizations - businesses, nonprofit groups, and government agencies - need people who can manage resources effectively and efficiently. The Management major prepares students to lead and coordinate people, activities, and systems. [+]

All organizations - businesses, nonprofit groups, and government agencies - need people who can manage resources effectively and efficiently. The Management major prepares students to lead and coordinate people, activities, and systems to achieve organizational goals through focusing on the critical functions of managers: planning, organizing, controlling, and directing.

 

There is no typical career path for management majors. The knowledge and skills developed through the major provide students career flexibility. Finding an entry level position immediately after college requires management majors to start career planning early by identifying their own strengths and career criteria and researching opportunities that meet those needs. Internships are an excellent way to explore those opportunities.... [-]


Bachelor in Tourism Retail and Marketing Management

Institute for Tourism Studies
Campus Full time 4 years

The IFT's BA Tourism Retail and Marketing Management is a programme designed with the modern hospitality professional in mind. [+]

Bachelor in Tourism Retail and Marketing Management The IFT's BA Tourism Retail and Marketing Management is a programme designed with the modern hospitality professional in mind. The programme includes more than 40 courses, an internship (third year) and thesis writing. Following courses are on the list inter alia: Principles of Retail This course introduces students to essential retailing concepts such as determination of target market, location analysis, store layout and organization, staffing, planning, merchandizing and pricing techniques, customer service policies, sales skills and store operations. The knowledge will be useful for starting retail businesses or managing retail operations. Retail and Marketing Business Project This is a capstone course that requires students to apply the theories they have learnt about retail and marketing management in the creation or revitalization of a retail business or brand. The students will be able to develop analytical thinking and team spirit. Seminar in Retail and Marketing This course alerts students to the latest development and trends in retail and marketing management. Students are encouraged to integrate the theories they have learned in previous courses and examine them in changing business contexts. Invited speakers will enlighten students on some realistic aspects of retail and marketing that are not covered in textbooks. The seminar series aim to cultivate critical and analytical thinking and encourage students to keep abreast of new trends and issues. Internship The aim of the 6-month undergraduate internship programme is to provide students the opportunity to: Develop skills and competencies for the diversity of occupations and professions in the hospitality and tourism industries and to further explore career directions.... [-]

Bachelor in Tourism Event Management

Institute for Tourism Studies
Campus Full time 4 years

The IFT's BA Tourism Event Management is a programme designed with the modern hospitality professional in mind. [+]

Bachelors in Business Studies in Illinois in USA. Bachelor in Tourism Event Management The IFT's BA Tourism Event Management is a programme designed with the modern hospitality professional in mind. The programme includes more than 40 courses, an internship (third year) and thesis writing. Following courses are on the list inter alia: Event Planning and Coordination This course will focus on the role of event planning, coordination and operations, firstly from choosing a venue, and understanding the site selection process. On completion of this course the student will understand the importance of planning to ensure the success of an event, construct an appropriate vision and mission for an event. The course will develop to identifying that creativity plays a central role in successful event operation. A focus will also be placed on present trends and innovations in the event industry. The students will investigate new approaches, materials and equipment being utilized to operate events ranging from a conference to an exhibition to a mega event. Introduction to Events Industry The meetings, incentives, conferences exhibitions (MICE) and events sector of the tourism industry has experienced tremendous growth globally, with many destinations already investing in major MICE facilities. This course will reflect on the growth of the MICE and events industry. It will focus on the convention industry in its present state. Identifying the size, value, trends, and growth of major convention destinations throughout the world. Students will also learn about various professional organizations within the MICE and events industry, and certifications available in the event field. Event Management: Hosting an Event The course aims to provide students with the knowledge, skills and tools for successfully researching, planning, organising, implementing and evaluating an event at IFT. Under the direction of a faculty supervisor, the class will be given the opportunity to plan, promote, operate and evaluate a live event the students will draw upon the skills and knowledge they have developed during the second year to run a successful event at IFT. An important component of this course is on project management orientation, whereby students will be taught project management skills and tools to effectively plan, budget, schedule, allocate resources, form project teams, understand team dynamics and monitor the progress of the project. Internship The aim of the 6-month undergraduate internship programme is to provide students the opportunity to: Develop skills and competencies for the diversity of occupations and professions in the hospitality and tourism industries and to further explore career directions.... [-]

Bachelor in Hotel Management

Institute for Tourism Studies
Campus Full time 4 years

The IFT's BA Hotel Management is a programme designed with the modern hospitality professional in mind. [+]

Bachelor in Hotel Management The IFT's BA Hotel Management is a programme designed with the modern hospitality professional in mind. The programme includes 42 courses, an internship (third year) and thesis writing. Following courses are on the list inter alia: Principles of Management The objective of this course is to provide students with background knowledge of various business disciplines, and how it relates with its environment. The study plan follows logically from the inception of business idea to eventually managing the internal organisation. Accordingly, students will be acquainted with the necessary concepts and tools to understand the essence of business management. Hotel Operations This course aims to provide students with a view of hotel operations from the perspective of a General Manager. The position of General Manager necessitates one to possess a macro and micro view of the hospitality industry in general and the hotel in particular. The person at the helm of a hotel operation constantly has to make judicious decisions based on a balance of theoretical and practical considerations.. In order that students have real world exposure to various aspects of general management, General Managers of hotels in Macao are invited to give guest lectures/seminars. The content list is not exhaustive and any suitable topics may be presented. Students are required to do a written synopsis of five presentations of their choice with an explanation as to their selection. The graded assignments and attendance make up the course grade. Lodging Management This course covers the hotel Rooms Division that is responsible for the all lodging-related aspects of a commercial hotel. The guestroom is the defining characteristic of hotels in that a hotel with its accommodation portion removed no longer can be called a hotel. Revenue generated from guestroom occupancy is typically is the bulk of a hotel’s total revenue and therefore all activities directly related to the operation of the aptly named Rooms Division, are critical. Whilst the course focuses on the core activities of the Rooms Division, i.e. Front Office and Housekeeping, the student will gain an appreciation for allied activities such as Security and Engineering operations and for the interrelationship between the Rooms Division and the other divisions within a hotel. Internship The aim of the 6-month undergraduate internship programme is to provide students the opportunity to: Develop skills and competencies for the diversity of occupations and professions in the hospitality and tourism industries and to further explore career directions.... [-]

Bachelor in Heritage Management

Institute for Tourism Studies
Campus Full time 4 years

The IFT's BA Heritage Management is a programme designed with the modern hospitality professional in mind. [+]

Bachelor in Heritage Management

The IFT's BA Heritage Management is a programme designed with the modern hospitality professional in mind. The programme includes 42 courses, an internship (third year) and thesis writing. Following courses are on the list inter alia: Introduction to Heritage Management This course introduces the subject of heritage management and provides a framework of all courses in this subject specialisation. The course will principally explore the underlying principles of heritage management. It will examine how heritage management works and how it can form a useful partnership with tourism to manage the common resources that they both share in a sustainable manner. The course aims to provide students with a framework for analysing the complementary and competing demands made by heritage management and tourism business management. How such demands arise during the planning and development of heritage tourism attractions and products will be discussed throughout the course using local and international examples. Heritage Interpretation The effectiveness of the interpretation and presentation of a heritage asset aids in the understanding of the cultural value of such assets by visitors. This course will address how heritage assets can become attractions that visitors can easily consume and understand (particularly, when the balance of education with entertainment is right). The discussion of interpretation in this course will cover the concepts and techniques for the generation of the messages about the cultural value of the asset or attraction for the visitor. The course will address how visitor experience is central to the absorption of interpretation messages and in the management and planning of such attractions. It will outline the concepts and strategies currently employed for best practice interpretation/presentation and discuss some specific cases in detail. Heritage Charters and Legislation This course introduces the international, regional and local principles and legal frameworks for heritage management. Students are expected to review critically the key charters and local heritage laws and analyse the relevance of the principles stated in the charters and effectiveness of the laws within a given context. InternshipThe aim of the 6-month undergraduate internship programme is to provide students the opportunity to:... [-]


Bachelor in Tourism Business Management

Institute for Tourism Studies
Campus Full time 4 years

The IFT's BA Tourism Business Management is a programme designed with the modern hospitality professional in mind. [+]

Bachelor in Tourism Business Management The IFT's BA Tourism Business Management is a programme designed with the modern hospitality professional in mind. The programme includes 42 courses, an internship (third year) and thesis writing. Following courses are on the list inter alia: Tourism Destinations Tourism and hospitality industry will never exist without the wide spectrum of cultural and natural attractions at different destinations around the world. This course aims at providing students with essential knowledge of world geography as it relates to tourism and hospitality. Students will be acquainted with understanding of world travel patterns, such as the destinations and origins of tourists, major world wonders, and some special issues about travelling to certain countries. The students will be assigned to do research and presentation about cultures, taboos and attractions of some selected destinations. Upon completion of the course, students should be able to understand cultural divergence among nations and religions, and demonstrate knowledge of attractions in different parts of the world, especially those of high cultural and natural values. Principles of Management The objective of this course is to provide students with background knowledge of various business disciplines, and how it relates with its environment. The study plan follows logically from the inception of business idea to eventually managing the internal organisation. Accordingly, students will be acquainted with the necessary concepts and tools to understand the essence of business management. Inter-cultural Issues in Tourism The objective of the course is to show how culture variation can influence the patterns of human behaviour and interaction. As tourism and hotel management are business areas in which cultural diversity is more often the norm than the exception, it is important to prepare the future professionals to face, react and manage it, understanding the importance of culture to pursue and find the best solutions to both strategic and operational decisions and actions. Cross-cultural training programmes are important instruments for increasing cultural knowledge, and a project approach is followed so the students can design and present their own cultural training program, adapted to their business specific demands. Strategic Management Strategic Management is a course designed to enhance students’ planning and analytical skills when confronted by different and challenging problems related to strategic management. It builds on the foundation built from attending elementary and intermediate courses such as Principles of Marketing and Principles of Management and furthers the development of the three skills (conceptual, analytical, and group communication skills) that students are expected to acquire. At the end this course, students must demonstrate not only their: knowledge of strategic management concepts and principles, ... [-]

Bachelor in International Business

University of St. Francis
Campus Full time September 2017 USA Joliet

The International Business program is designed to provide the student with an interdisciplinary degree combining courses in business, foreign language and area studies. Courses will be designed to emphasize applied practice thereby enhancing a student’s marketability in a variety of career options with global corporations, banks, government and non-governmental organizations, and other international organizations. [+]

Bachelors in Business Studies in Illinois in USA. The International Business program is designed to provide the student with an interdisciplinary degree combining courses in business, foreign language and area studies. Courses will be designed to emphasize applied practice thereby enhancing a student’s marketability in a variety of career options with global corporations, banks, government and non-governmental organizations, and other international organizations. B.B.A./M.B.A. Five-Year Option In the final two semesters before graduation, senior business majors who intend to continue with an M.B.A. at the University of St. Francis may take graduate level M.B.A. courses for undergraduate credit to meet undergraduate requirements. Students who take two M.B.A. courses in their senior year are eligible to complete their M.B.A. in one year (attending full-time). See course catalog for additional details. Interested in a Business Minor or a Double Major? In some cases, there are only seven (7) to ten (10) additional courses to achieve a business minor or double major (varies by program; check catalog for details) Business Minors: Accounting, Computer Science, Economics, Finance, International Business, Management, Marketing, Transportation and Logistics Management, Interdisciplinary Business (for non-business majors). Business Majors: Accounting, Computer Science, Entrepreneurship, Finance, International Business, Health Care Management, Management, Marketing, Transportation and Logistics Management Curriculum Major Program (58 semester hours) Business Core Courses (37 semester hours) ACCT 125 Financial Accounting (3) ACCT 126 Managerial Accounting (3) BSAD 201 Business Law I (3) BSAD 250 Business Driven Technology (3) BSAD 495 Business Policy (3) ECON 101 Principles of Macroeconomics (3) ECPM 102 Principles of Microeconomics (3) FINC 242 Principles of Finance (3) MATH 121 Finite Mathematics (3) MATH 175 Statistics (4) MGMT 150 Management and Organizational Behavior (3) MKTG 175 Principles of Marketing (3) Students must complete PHIL 330 Business Ethics to fulfill their second philosophy requirement for liberal education. Required International Business Courses (15 semester hours) BSAD 300 International Business (3) ECON 312 International Economics (3) FINC 359 International Finance (3) MKTG 395 International Marketing (3) FORL XXX Foreign Language (Intermediate 200 level or above) (3)* *The Foreign Language requirement may be substituted with another elective if competency is met. International Business Electives (6 semester hours) ARTD 202 Art and Culture Travel Studies (3)** GEOG 111 World Regional Geography (3) HIST 241 History of Africa (3)** HIST 242 The Middle East: Crucible of Conflict (3)** HIST 246 History of Latin America(3)** HIST 308 Politics and History of Eastern Europe and Russia (3)** HIST 349 Modern Europe (3)** MGMT 412 Global Logistics (3) POLI 103 Introduction to World Politics, International Law, and Organization (3)** POLI 208 Comparative Political Analysis (3) POLI 328 The United States in World Affairs (3) RADM 314 Tourism Management (3)** THEO 290 World Religions (3)** XXXX 494 Selected Business Topics in any business major (significant 1-3 international component required) XXXX 498 Business Internship in any business major (significant 1-6 international component required) **Electives may be taken as General Education requirements or as electives for the major. Minor Program (18 semester hours) Required Courses (all 4 courses are required- 12 semester hours) BSAD 300 International Business (3) ECON 312 International Economics (3) FINC 359 International Finance (3) MKTG 395 International Marketing (3) Elective Courses (2 courses are required- 6 semester hours) FORL XXX Foreign Language (Intermediate 200 level or above) (3) MGMT 412 Global Logistics (3) POLI 103 Introduction to World Politics (3) XXXX 494 Selected Business Topics in any business major (significant international component required) (1-3) XXXX 498 Business Internship in any business major (significant international component required) (1-6) [-]

Bachelor in Business Management

Millikin University
Campus Full time 8 semesters September 2017 USA Decatur

This degree area focuses on using human, financial, technology, and material resources to meet organizational goals. Managers must be skilled in planning, organizing, leading, and controlling these resources. [+]

Program Highlights This degree area focuses on using human, financial, technology, and material resources to meet organizational goals. Managers must be skilled in planning, organizing, leading, and controlling these resources. The Management major prepares students to manage challenges and leverage opportunities in a contemporary, changing, and global business environment. Students majoring in Management lead in teams, develop decision-making skills, and demonstrate their abilities through competition. Students gain these experiences through their hands-on class projects, internships, and global experiences. Program outcomes for students Develop highly sought after job related skills involving relationship building, teamwork, written and oral communication, and critical thinking. Demonstrate analytical skills (verbal and written) for decision making under uncertainty and incompetitive environments. Discover how to leverage personal, team, and organizational competencies to optimize performance. Demonstrate knowledge of leadership with an appreciation for ethical, cultural, and global influences. Apply management theories and concepts in real-world organizations and situations. Practice your skills in one of our student-run businesses Students can serve as business specialists, working with organizations to solve business problems. Millikin Accounting Association ACM CEO Collegiate DECA Tabor Advisory Council Our Mission The Tabor School of Business creates opportunities for students to perform and compete, early and often, to build the confidence to succeed. We expect commitment, hard work, accountability, and honesty. Tabor Focus Students learn and develop successful business practices. Students will be better prepared for their career path when they perform what they have learned. Performance Learning projects include student-run ventures, small business consulting teams, client projects, internships, auditing projects, business plans, student-managed investment fund, and numerous other opportunities to demonstrate their learning. Tabor students develop skills and attitudes needed to compete and succeed in the workplace by: Doing in-field work early and often. Customizing their experience by learning marketable skills through certificates. Take an optional fifth year and complete a Master’s of Business Administration (MBA). The four year experience Tabor students have an integrated experience with companion learning labs that tie key components together. The four year experience involves: Year 1: Early Business Engagement Year 2: Sharpened Thinking and Enhanced Communication Year 3: Expertise Building, Management, and Leadership Year 4: Demonstrating Mastery Key outcomes Students who major in Tabor: Develop a personal brand and vision. Create business plans and assess risk. Use spreadsheet, word processing, database, and project management software to get work done. Prepare financial statements and communicate financial information. Use financial and statistical information to make decisions. Create and deliver formal written reports and oral business presentations, lead meetings, and engage in professional conversations. Work with third parties in the community early and often. Develop strategic plans. [-]

Bachelor of Finance

Lake Forest College
Campus Full time September 2017 USA Lake Forest

The finance major at Lake Forest prepares students for careers across the broad and diverse financial services industry including investment management, trading, corporate finance, commercial and investment banking, insurance and risk management... [+]

Bachelors in Business Studies in Illinois in USA. Bachelor of Finance The finance major at Lake Forest prepares students for careers across the broad and diverse financial services industry including investment management, trading, corporate finance, commercial and investment banking, insurance and risk management. Finance is a diverse field requiring highly specialized skills to succeed in a dynamic and growing industry. The goal of our finance program is to produce career-ready graduates who are able to compete successfully in today’s job market. Our curriculum is consistent with both the CFA© (Chartered Financial Analyst) and CFP© (Certified Financial Planner) programs. The finance major focuses on asset valuation and pricing, risk measures and metrics, time value of money, discounted cash flow analysis, investment analysis, portfolio management, accounting, statistical analysis, mathematics and ethics. A minor in finance is also offered to compliment any major on campus providing a distinguishing attribute to potential employers. Business Courses BUSN 130: Applied Statistics BUSN 230: Financial Accounting BUSN 280: The Mexican-American Border BUSN 315: Operations Management BUSN 322: Emerging Markets Analysis BUSN 330: Intermediate Accounting BUSN 331: Managerial Accounting BUSN 341: Global Cultures & Intnl Bus-Chgo BUSN 345: Principles of Marketing Strategy BUSN 346: Entrepreneurial Marketing BUSN 350: Capital Budgeting BUSN 360: Social Entrepreneurship BUSN 460: Brand Management and Positioning BUSN 470: Latin American Global Business BUSN 471: Asian Bus Culture & Trade Relations BUSN 489: Globalization and Its Impact BUSN 490: Internship Economics Courses ECON 110: Principles of Economics ECON 129: MS Excel for E/B/F Students ECON 130: Applied Statistics ECON 210: Microeconomic Theory ECON 220: Macroeconomic Theory ECON 245: Child Labor in Latin America ECON 265: Poverty, Inequality, Discrimination ECON 280: The Mexican-American Border ECON 310: Industrial Organization ECON 313: Money & Banking ECON 320: Labor Economics ECON 325: Economics of Land ECON 330: Econometrics ECON 340: Environ & Natural Resource Econ ECON 345: Economics and Law ECON 350: Public Finance ECON 360: Health Economics ECON 370: Managerial Economics ECON 375: Economics of Sport ECON 380: Game Theory ECON 381: Economics of Development ECON 385: Mathematical Economics ECON 430: International Trade Theory & Policy ECON 431: International Finance ECON 440: Advanced Macroeconomics ECON 483: Behavioral Economics and Finance ECON 489: Globalization and Its Impact ECON 490: Internship Finance Courses FIN 130: Applied Statistics FIN 140: Introduction to Insurance FIN 210: Financial Management FIN 310: Corporate Finance FIN 320: Investments FIN 337: Real Estate Finance FIN 340: Risk Management and Insurance FIN 365: Fundamental Equity Analysis FIN 370: Entrepreneurial Finance FIN 385: Options and Futures FIN 415: Corp Fin, Public Policy, & Society FIN 431: International Finance FIN 483: Behavioral Economics and Finance FIN 490: Internship Requirements The Majors and Minors in Economics, Business, and Finance were redesigned in 2013 (see left navigation bar for requirements before Fall 2013). The new requirements will apply to all students who matriculate in Fall Semester 2013 or thereafter. Current students may choose to follow either the new requirements or the old requirements. The rules pertaining to repeated courses will apply to students who received a grade of C- or lower prior to Fall 2013 in BUSN/ECON 180, FIN 237, and FIN 380, and who wish now to re-take these courses in their newly numbered guises (respectively): BUSN/ECON/FIN 130, FIN 210, and FIN 320. The Department of Economics and Business offers Majors and Minors in Economics, Business, and Finance. Students cannot double major within the Department of Economics & Business. Student also cannot have both a major and minor that are both from the Department of Economics & Business. [-]

Bachelor of Nonprofit Management

North Park University
Campus Full time September 2017 USA Chicago

Learn how nonprofits work and prepare for a career helping others through the study of nonprofit leadership. You’ll be grounded in the fundamentals of the nonprofit sector—from societal problems that lead to a need for services to the inner workings that allow agencies to fulfill their missions. With nearly 1.5 million nonprofits in the United States, careers in nonprofit finance, marketing, fundraising, governance, and more are available if... [+]

Bachelor of Nonprofit Management Learn how nonprofits work and prepare for a career helping others through the study of nonprofit leadership. You’ll be grounded in the fundamentals of the nonprofit sector—from societal problems that lead to a need for services to the inner workings that allow agencies to fulfill their missions. With nearly 1.5 million nonprofits in the United States, careers in nonprofit finance, marketing, fundraising, governance, and more are available if you have a desire to make a difference. Why North Park? Chicago is home to numerous nonprofit organizations and our faculty’s professional ties to many of them provide access for case studies and internships. The Axelson Center for Nonprofit Management is a vibrant hub on campus for students and nonprofit professionals to gain career development skills through workshops, seminars, and the Nonprofit Leadership Club. Combined coursework in business, nonprofit management, and sociology will prepare you to work in a nonprofit—or start your own. Where Alumni Work The School of Business and Nonprofit Management developed this new major out of a popular concentration in the business and economics degree. Students from that program are now working in a number of nonprofits, including: Walking4Water Introspect Youth Services Albany Park Community Center Northwestern University The Salvation Army Covenant World Relief Evangelical Covenant Church Willow Creek Church Internships An internship with a nonprofit organization will give you the hands-on experience you need to get a job after you graduate. Recent student internship sites include: Museum of Contemporary Art Feeding America LookingGlass Theatre Company Cornerstone Counseling Center of Chicago World Relief Salvation Army Tuesday’s Child Our Career Development and Internship Office will help match you with the best internship for your career goals. Nonprofit Leadership Certificate North Park is one of a select number of universities that offers a Nonprofit Leadership Certificate through the Nonprofit Leadership Alliance, a nationally recognized organization. All students are eligible to earn this certificate. Benefits include resume-building internship experience, access to national nonprofit leaders, exposure to career options, and opportunities to meet like-minded students at a national conference. Nonprofit Management Courses Core courses for this degree include: Introduction to Nonprofit Management and Leadership Nonprofit Financial Management Advanced Nonprofit Marketing and Fundraising Nonprofit Governance and Volunteer Management Social Entrepreneurship and Sustainable Business Models Beyond the Classroom Enhance your education through extracurricular opportunities, including: University Ministries Study Abroad Student Government Association Program Requirements Major coursework: 40 (BA) or 52 (BS) credit hours 46 Core Curriculum hours 120 total credits for graduation [-]

Bachelor of Global Studies

North Park University
Campus Full time September 2017 USA Chicago

Broaden your worldview and experience intercultural learning by increasing your knowledge and perspective of global issues, speaking a new language, and traveling abroad to work or study—all of which will prepare you to keep pace with our global economy. Career paths include working abroad in the expanding international fields of business, diplomacy, activism, and missions, or graduate study in international relations and cultural studies... [+]

Bachelors in Business Studies in Illinois in USA. Bachelor of Global Studies Broaden your worldview and experience intercultural learning by increasing your knowledge and perspective of global issues, speaking a new language, and traveling abroad to work or study—all of which will prepare you to keep pace with our global economy. Career paths include working abroad in the expanding international fields of business, diplomacy, activism, and missions, or graduate study in international relations and cultural studies. Why North Park? Immerse yourself in different cultures through our interdisciplinary program, which allows you to customize your major to get the international experience you want. At North Park, you will select two areas to focus on in the world, choose a foreign language to learn, and study abroad in the country of your choice. Our urban location and partnerships provide numerous internship and volunteer opportunities to enhance your international experience. Goals In a Global Studies Major Global studies majors often desire to work in international development with a secular or faith-based non-governmental organization; take the foreign service exam to land a job with the U.S. State Department; or pursue graduate study in international relations and cultural studies. Chicago: An International City North Park’s location in a global city and our strong partnerships with international consulates and nonprofits in Chicago allow you to connect with individuals from all over the world to further your cultural understanding and gain experience through internship and volunteer opportunities. Study Abroad A required element of the global studies major, you will gain true understanding of another country by immersing yourself in its culture and language. Our well-developed study abroad and exchange programs allow you to spend a semester or more in most any country you want to go. Language Minor Requirement Language proficiency will increase your cultural understanding and ability to communicate in any part of the world. We offer opportunities to study many languages, including Arabic, Danish, Finnish, French, German, Hebrew, Italian, Norwegian, Spanish, and Swedish. Program Requirements 36 hours of major coursework Minor in a foreign language Study abroad experience 120 total credits to graduate [-]