General Information:The UCCS College of Business Administration was established in 1965. It provides students with the knowledge, skills, and ethical framework to be effective leaders and managers in the competitive contemporary business environment.
The Business Program requires the student to choose an area of emphasis from Accounting, Business Administration, Finance, Human Resource Management, Information Systems, Marketing, Professional Golf Management, Organizational Management and Service Management.
Career Possibilities:Because business is such a huge part of today's culture, there are many jobs available for students with business degrees. Depending on the area of emphasis chosen, more doors will open. A business minor can also be a great asset when complemented with another major as it provides skills that virtually every company in the world will be looking for.
Information Systems Specialist
Human Resource Director
Quality Control Auditor
Applicable UCCS Graduate Programs:
Business Operations Specialists Median Annual Salary: $49.740
Employment in 2002: 3,177,000 employees
Projected Growth Rate: Faster than average (21-35%)
Projected Need for 2002-2012: 1,295,000 additional employees
Most significant source of training: Bachelor's or higher degree, plus work experience.
Median Annual Salary for Administration in:
Management of companies and enterprises
Elementary and secondary schools
Colleges, universities, and professional schools
Note: these statistics vary greatly from job to job and company to company.
UCCS Clubs:A-Counting Club (ACC)
AYI Investment Club
Delta Sigma Pi (Co-ed Professional Business Fraternity)
Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM)
Students in Free Enterprise (SIFE)
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