What Can I Do With A Major In Business and Economics

The Ursinus Business and Economics major prepares students in both the fields of Business Management and Economics. In business management individuals learn to plan, organize, direct, and control the functions and processes of a firm or organization. Including instruction in management theory, human resources management and behavior, accounting and other quantitative methods, purchasing and logistics, organization and production, marketing, and business decision-making. The economics portion of study focuses on the systematic study of the production, conservation and allocation of resources in conditions of scarcity, together with the organizational frameworks related to these processes. Including instruction in economic theory, micro- and macroeconomics, comparative economic systems, money and banking systems, international economics, quantitative analytical methods, and applications to specific industries and public policy issues

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Airport Administrator
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Business Professor
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Chief Financial Officer
Compensation Specialist
Contract Administrator
Controller (Finance)
Credit Analyst
Economics Professor
Education Administrator
Employee Benefits Analyst
Environmental Research Analyst
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Financial Aid Counselor
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Fund Raiser
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Hospital Administrator
Hotel Convention/Events Coordinator
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Internal Auditor
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Job Development Specialist
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Loan Counselor
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Medical Records Administrator
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Personnel Recruiter
Product Planner
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Public Relations Manager
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Quality Control Coordinator
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Registar Administrator
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Securities Broker
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Transportation Supervisor
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