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General Business

Undergraduate students in the general business program gain an overall understanding of business and how organizations operate.

General Business majors choose upper-level business course electives from accounting, economics, finance, management, marketing and management information systems courses.

Career Profile

Students in this program are well prepared to enter corporate management training programs.

Sample Course Schedules

Wondering what your typical day might be like? We used students’ real course schedules to create these examples.

Freshman Year

CS 101 Intro-Computer Applications SOCA 101 Introduction to Sociology PSYC 101 Introduction to Psychology MATH 126C College Algebra 3-Day BCOR 293 Special Topics

Senior Year

BCOR 460 Contemporary Business Strategy HTOR 376 Hospitality/Tourism Leadership MANG 330 HR Management Fundamentals MKTG 320 Personal Selling FIN 350 General Insurance

English Proficiency Requirements

All applicants whose first language is not English must provide proof of English language proficiency. WVU accepts either the TOEFL or the IELTS for this purpose. Learn more about our English language proficiency requirements.

Accreditation Information

WVU is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission.

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