Business Administration

Explore Business Administration

Business administration is a wide field that incorporates many types of operational and management positions. Paul College offers undergraduate and graduate programs that will help you build the skills, knowledge and experience to land a job and thrive in today’s evolving economy. By the time you graduate, you will have developed an impressive portfolio of marketable skills—as generalists who want broad exposure to management, or as new entrepreneurs, marketers, systems analysts, financial planners or accountants.

At Paul College, students in the Bachelor of Science in Business Administration major take foundation courses in their freshman and sophomore years that cover the fundamental theories, principles, concepts and skill sets in key areas of business, while building upon their social, analytical, competitive and professional intelligence. These foundation courses prepare you to move into a variety of fields and companies. You also must declare an option within your major during the second semester of your sophomore year that provides deeper expertise in a specific business area to propel you on your career path. Many students choose more than one! Options within the major include: accounting, entrepreneurial studies, finance, information systems and business analytics, international business and economics, management, marketing, and student designed.

Business Administration B.S. Core Requirements

  • Devin McMahon '18 didn't waste any time jumping into all opportunities for students at UNH. The business administration major and entrepreneur has participated in the Holloway Prize Competition, is a Dean's Ambassador, runs...
    Devin McMahon '18 didn't waste any time jumping into all opportunities for students at UNH. The business administration major and entrepreneur has participated in the Holloway Prize Competition, is a Dean's Ambassador, runs...
  • US Army, MBA '16
    “To grow in my military career, I felt I needed to strengthen my knowledge in the areas that an MBA focuses on –the softer skills of leadership that are not afforded by military rank, as well as the more technical skills you learn in classes focused on topics like information technology and...
    US Army, MBA '16
    “To grow in my military career, I felt I needed to strengthen my knowledge in the areas that an MBA focuses on –the softer skills of leadership that are not afforded by military rank, as well as the more technical skills you learn in classes focused on topics like information technology and...
  • US Air Force, MBA '18
    "I think this program is a great fit for military veterans because it gives them so many different options. In the military you’re basically trained to do one thing. Here, you have a whole different variety of different classes. You can really focus in on the ones that you enjoy, anything that...
    US Air Force, MBA '18
    "I think this program is a great fit for military veterans because it gives them so many different options. In the military you’re basically trained to do one thing. Here, you have a whole different variety of different classes. You can really focus in on the ones that you enjoy, anything that...
  • The BiP Program gives me the skills and hands-on experience that puts my academics to the test. Best of all, it gives me confidence to hit the ground running in my career.
    The BiP Program gives me the skills and hands-on experience that puts my academics to the test. Best of all, it gives me confidence to hit the ground running in my career.
  • International Tax Consulting, PwC
    "Paul College has the best, most enthusiastic, approachable professors and they go the extra mile for their students. They have great partnerships with accounting firms and prepare us well for the real world."
    International Tax Consulting, PwC
    "Paul College has the best, most enthusiastic, approachable professors and they go the extra mile for their students. They have great partnerships with accounting firms and prepare us well for the real world."

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