Business/Commerce Major

Business/Commerce, General Studies is a program that focuses on the general study of business, including the processes of interchanging goods and services (buying, selling, and producing), business organization, and accounting as used in profit-making and nonprofit public and private institutions and agencies. The programs may prepare individuals to apply business principles and techniques in various occupational settings.

Business/Commerce, General Studies majors and degree programs likely include instruction in the fundamental business knowledge in accounting, international business, finance, marketing, project management, and economics.

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Search for colleges that offer a degree in Business/Commerce, General (use the College Search feature and enter " Accounting " or " business commerce " in the major search field). Read the school’s department pages, they are often loaded with useful and specific information about the field.

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What can you do with a major/degree in Business/Commerce, General Studies?

With a major/degree in Business/Commerce, individuals often obtain jobs such as (but not limited to) sales reps, insurance underwriters, insurance agents, assistant buyers, bank loan officers, and marketing coordinators.

Trade Associations and Professional Organizations in Business/Commerce, General Studies:

Professional associations are groups of professionals dedicated to topics in specific fields. Professional associations provide a wealth of online resources, some of which are geared specifically towards students. These organizations typically also host conferences and events, providing great opportunities for learning and networking across your field of interest.

 

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