Prospective students hoping to land a great job may want to think seriously about majoring in business. According to the 2017 Job Outlook Survey from the non-profit National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE), as reported by forbes.com, business or business-related majors get top billing when employers are asked who they are willing to hire in 2017.
|UNDERGRADUATE MAJOR||% OF EMPLOYERS WILLING TO HIRE|
|Business Administration/ Management||59.7%|
|Management Information Systems||46.5%|
|Information Sciences and Systems||46.5%|
Not only are business undergrads in demand, but MBA graduates top the master’s degree “most willing to hire” list, with 26.4% of surveyed employers indicating a willingness to hire MBAs in 2017.
The Gary E. West College of Business at West Liberty University offers undergraduate majors in Accounting, Computer Information Systems, Entrepreneurship, Finance, General Business, Health Care Management, Management, Marketing, Sport Management, and Tourism and Event Management. Our new online MBA degree provides an opportunity for students to earn a valuable advanced degree with maximum flexibility.
Email [email protected], and we’ll connect you with a faculty member in your area of interest who can provide more information about earning a business degree at West Liberty University.