Undergraduate Business Programs

General Business Students

General Business Major

The general business major is for students seeking broad exposure to many areas of business. This field of study is ideal for those students who want to leave themselves open to many career choices within business.

The recommended plan of study includes classes in economics, accounting, statistics, organizational behavior, critical reasoning, human resource management and more.

Why Major in General Business?
General Business provides you with the flexibility to study within various business disciplines while customizing a plan of study that works with your interests and career goals.

Undergraduate General Business Major Degree Options

BS in Business Administration (General Business Major)

Students studying general business will receive a BS in Business Administration with major in General Business. The General Business Major concentration is available to all students enrolled at Drexel LeBow.

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BS in Business Administration (General Business Major Online)

The online BS in Business Administration with a major in General Business provides a broad business education that introduces students to all functional areas of business with the flexibility of online learning. The program is open to students with at least 24 completed college credits.

BS / MBA Dual Degree (Bachelors Degree in General Business/Masters in Business Administration)

LeBow’s BS/MBA program provides academically qualified students with the opportunity to earn both a bachelor’s degree and an MBA with five years of study. This dual degree requires admittance separate from the Drexel LeBow School of Business.

Minor in Business Administration

A minor in business administration can be a great supplement to a wide range of degrees outside the LeBow College of Business. The General Business Minor concentration is available to all students enrolled at Drexel LeBow.

Certificate in Social Responsibility in Business

Through coursework, civic engagement and related co-op experience, the Certificate in Social Responsibility in Business provides a well-rounded look at corporate social responsibility, giving students a unique perspective on ethical leadership in the business community. The General Business Certificate concentration is available to all students enrolled at Drexel University.

All interested students should meet with an advisor. Make an appointment by calling the Undergraduate Advising Office at 215.895.2110.

    Average Co-op Weekly Pay: $700
    Top Co-Op Recruiters:
    • CHUBB (formerly ACE USA)
    • Cigna Corporation
    • Comcast Corporation
    • FMC Corporation
    • FS Investments
    • PECO, an Exelon Company
    • Publicis Health
    Average Starting Salary: $57,410
    Full-time employment data reflects the class of 2017. Co-op data reflects academic year 2016-2017.

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General Business Major News

The Drexel LeBow Online MBA has placed among the top 11 in the 2015 QS Distance Online MBA Ranking. Ours is one of only three U.S.-based programs to have ranked in the top 11.