The two-year, college-level academic Business Administration major is designed to provide instruction in business administration that fulfills the requirements of various levels of responsibility higher than that held by high school graduates. This program also is designed to articulate with Pennsylvania Department of Education-approved Tech Prep programs. Secondary school Tech Prep business students who have graduated from a program covered by a signed Penn State Tech Prep Articulation Agreement may be eligible for special admission procedures and/or advanced placement. Contact your local Penn State campus for more information.
The primary objective of this major is to provide a managerially oriented program with sufficient communicative and mathematical skills, socially relevant course work and options composed of advanced courses in specific business specialties to develop a well-rounded and technically knowledgeable graduate.