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About This Major

Why This Major Is Relevant

World economies are becoming increasingly elaborate and interrelated, while the recent economic downturn has brought to light the grave consequences of bad decisions in financial, real estate, and stock markets. This tenuous environment calls for professionals who understand the complexities and dynamics at play, with the ability to provide leadership and make educated, ethical decisions. APU’s business economics degree uniquely prepares graduates to meet this challenge and take advantage of ample job opportunities, advancement potential, and the chance to make a real difference in the world.

Gain In-depth Learning Experiences

APU business faculty remain connected to businesses in their areas of expertise and provide internship contacts for students. Additionally, the School of Business offers organizations such as Scholars for Business Achievement, which provides students with networking and experience, or Students in Free Enterprise, which allows students to use what they are learning in class to solve real-world business problems. These provide practical opportunities to apply classroom learning and ensure that business students graduate with significant experience on their résumés.

Note: This information is current for the 2013-14 academic year; however, all stated academic information is subject to change. Please refer to the current Academic Catalog for more information.