Learning about general business practices will help students understand how business works and which areas of business they would be most interested in pursuing. A degree in general business can give students an overview of computer software used, how to participate on group projects, and how to stay organized while on the job. Those with a general business degree will be able to find work in many industries. As technology continues to advance, many businesses are looking for those who have not only skills in business, but also the computer knowledge to use certain computer programs.
Courses students will have to complete include business organization, business management, project management, computer programming, human resources management, and finance. These courses will prepare students for entry to mid-level positions within various businesses and agencies. Courses in global business will also be offered to those who want to take them.