B.S. in Business Administration & Management

Otterbein University’s Business Administration & Management major is ideal for preparing students for a wide variety of careers in business or graduate programs including an MBA or law school. Students graduate with a broad knowledge base and hands-on experiential learning in business combined with liberal arts education. Students in this major will take introductory courses in accounting, business law, economics, operations, international business, marketing, and finance as well as degree-specific courses ranging from leadership and culture to how business affects society in general. Additional courses in more specific area such as entrepreneurship, human resource management and non-profit management are included as well.

An Otterbein student majoring in Business Administration & Management will find a wide and varied range of career choices to choose from including general management, consulting, business strategy, training and development, recruitment, human resources, employment relations, public policy, business consulting and senior management roles in business and industry.  Graduates in this major end up as business analysts, management consultants, entrepreneurs, budget analysts and working in non-profit management among many other functional areas.  The diversity and plenitude of career opportunities for students with this business degree make it an attractive option.

Due to Otterbein’s perfect location in Westerville, Ohio, students are provided with a wide variety of internship opportunities that give them hands-on experience in the business world, working directly with business leaders from major corporations to small businesses. For more information about internship opportunities, including a list of companies that offer internships to Otterbein Business, Accounting, and Economics students, please click here>

Want a business career working in the Sport, Recreation, and Leisure industry?

At Otterbein, you’ll learn from a unique curriculum, gain real-world experience in “sport” through numerous practicums and internship opportunities all four years, be able to network with professionals in the field, and be supported by faculty who are passionate about seeing you succeed!  At the end of your college career, you’ll be strongly positioned to be a leader in a “sports” industry area such as: marketing, public relations, sales, stadium/arena management, retail, law, media, broadcasting, event management, finance, athletic administration, and many more.

Check out our Sport Management major for more information>