Business

Business

Majors

Accounting, BA & BS
Master the art of preparing and interpreting financial data for managers, investors and the general public as you train in our accounting program for a career in public accounting, business, government, education, or nonprofit organizations. The Bachelor of Arts option requires a foreign language. A Bachelor of Science in Accounting is a more involved treatment of accounting theory and practice, focused on preparing for the certified public or certified management accounting exams. The Bachelor of Science in Accounting and Systems adds the systems curriculum to existing Bachelor of Arts degree requirements.

Developmental Economics, BA & BS
Developmental economics enables students to work on alleviating poverty within the developing world. These courses are geared toward “first world” business, governmental or financial applications. Students will gain an understanding of the tools and systems that can impact living standards within the developing world. Practicums provide students with hands-on experience in agencies and non-governmental organizations that work in developmental economics. The Bachelor of Arts option requires a foreign language. The Bachelor of Science option pairs developmental economics requirements with the systems curriculum.

Economics, BA & BS
Study decisions involving the motion of people, capital, and goods in the economy. An economics major prepares students for careers in business, government, public affairs, and missions, among others. The Bachelor of Arts option requires a foreign language. The Bachelor of Science option pairs economics requirements with the systems curriculum.

If you are interested in learning how economics interacts with other disciplines, consider our political science, philosophy, and economics (PPE) major.

Finance, BS
Get a firm foundation in the principles of financial decision-making in organizations by studying finance at Taylor. You'll have opportunities to manage real money and take a course to prepare for the Series 7 exam. This major is designed to prepare for careers in banking, insurance, government, real estate, financial planning or charitable organizations. It is also a great fit for those planning graduate study in law or business.

International Business, BA & BS
Our international business degree will help you understand the global nature of business as you prepare for positions within multinational businesses, global missions, or charitable organizations. Combine a solid foundation of general business courses (accounting, finance, marketing, management, and economics) with upper-level business courses. Both degree options require a foreign language, but the Bachelor of Science develops additional technical skills through Taylor's systems curriculum. A study abroad experience is required.

Management, BA & BS
Learn best management practices and develop your understanding of the business world with a management major. This major prepares students for careers in logistics, retail management, human resource management, and a host of entrepreneurial ventures. The Bachelor of Arts option requires a foreign language. The Bachelor of Science option pairs management requirements with the systems curriculum.

If you are passionate about music and would like to pair that passion with management practices, consider our music management major.

Marketing, BA & BS
Become equipped through our marketing major to create, communicate, and deliver value to customers, while managing relationships in ways that benefit organizations and stakeholders. It is a perfect foundation for sales, advertising, retailing, purchasing, brand management, customer relations, or market research. The Bachelor of Arts option requires a foreign language. The Bachelor of Science option pairs marketing requirements with the systems curriculum.

If you are interested in pairing a passion for music with marketing skills, consider our music marketing major.

Minors

Accounting
Learn the ins and out of accounting while developing skills and understanding in the major of your choice. The accounting minor is an ideal addition to majors in business or mathematics, among others.

Business as Mission
Develop your business sense while adding dimension to your perception of Christian missions. This minor is ideal for biblical literature and international business majors.

Developmental Economics
If you're interested in how economics can be used to alleviate poverty in the developing world, consider a minor in developmental economics. This minor is especially suited for public health and social work majors.

Economics
Develop your understanding of economic systems and processes with an economics minor. This minor is ideal for international business and political science majors.

Entrepreneurship
If you're interested in eventually operating your own business, consider an entrepreneurship minor. Because this minor requires core classes that all business majors take, only non-business majors may declare this minor.

Finance
Learn the functions of the finance world—accounting, taxes, investments—with a finance minor. Non-business majors must take additional prerequisite courses to complete this minor.

Management
Develop your knowledge and understanding of business management with a management minor. This minor pairs especially well with accounting and marketing majors.

Marketing
Learn how to reach your target audience and accurately measure marketing initiatives with a marketing minor. This minor pairs especially well with corporate communication, international business, and professional writing majors.