Graduates from Methodist University’s Business Administration program will possess the analytical skills to identify and solve complex business problems – a highly-valued skill in today’s volatile job market. They will also have the ability to analyze the numbers and make effective business decisions. The department works to provide students with the skills and knowledge needed for successful careers and the pursuit of additional education.
Common Career Paths
Some of the top jobs for those with Business Administration bachelor degrees include procurement officer, accountant, financial advisor, human resources specialist, market research analyst, management consultant, and so much more.
Common Salary Ranges for Graduates
As mentioned above, there’s a long list of career opportunities for those with Business Administration degrees. But, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reports the average annual salary for the following positions (which may require additional education) in North Carolina in 2021:
- Accountant and auditor: $83,980
- Personal financial advisor: $119,960
- Human resources specialist: $70,720
- Market research analyst: $76,080
Average Tuition Cost
Tuition varies, depending on the type of graduate program in which a student is enrolled. On average, MU students receive more than $31,000 in aid to pay for tuition.
Scholarships & Financial Aid
Methodist University offers more than $24 million annually to students in scholarships. 97% of students receive some form of financial aid. If a student or a family member is in the military or a veteran, they may qualify for MU’s military education benefits.
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Frequently Asked Questions
Yes. Many Business Administration graduates walk away from Methodist University with the skills to obtain a variety of high-paying jobs that fit the areas they are most interested in.
Typically, Business Administration graduates handle the day-to-day operations that ensure a business is properly run. Meanwhile, Business Management graduates concern themselves of the “big picture” concepts of a business.
The Reeves School of Business is nationally accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP) to offer the following degrees: the Professional Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.) with a focus in Organizational Management and Leadership, the Bachelor of Science (B.S.) in Accounting, Business Administration, Entrepreneurship, Financial Economics, Management, Marketing, and Sport Management. Additionally, a minor in Accounting; Business Administration; Entrepreneurship; Financial Economics; Human Resource Management; International Business; Management; Marketing; Professional Tennis Management; Resort, Club, and Hospitality Management; and Sport Management is accredited. Finally, a B.S. degree in Accounting, Business Administration, Financial Economics or Marketing with a PGA Golf Management Concentration; Professional Tennis Management; Resort, Club, and Hospitality Management; and Sport Management Concentration is accredited.
The University offers the Bachelors of Applied Science in Accounting degree, as well as, the Bachelors of Applied Science in Business degree. Currently, we are seeking accreditation from the ACBSP for these two degree programs.