Undergraduate - Choosing a Degree

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Choosing a Degree

Explore your passion. Whether your dream is owning your own business, leading and managing your own team, exploring entrepreneurship, or a non-traditional business career, the principles and leadership skills you learn as a W. P. Carey student will stay with you for a lifetime.

Our Bachelor of Science and Bachelor of Arts degrees share 85% of the same curriculum; the last six courses required for your major are the only differences.

Business Core

Regardless of your major or concentration, the W. P. Carey business core provides you an understanding of key fundamentals and helps you develop a broad business background:

Global Supply Operations

Resources and information to create and deliver products. Interfirm systems and industry supply chains. Customer, producer, and employee perspectives.

Organization and Management Leadership

Analyzes strategic, behavioral, and human resource management perspectives, including principles of strategic management and leadership of human resources.

Fundamentals of Finance

Theory and problems in financial management of business enterprises.

Business Law and Ethics for Managers

Legal theories, ethical issues, and regulatory climate affecting business policies and decisions.

Marketing and Business Performance

The dynamic role of marketing within society and organizations. Emphasizes frameworks and analytical tools that ensure customer focus and drive organizational performance.

One Upper Division International Business Elective:

  • Survey of International Economics
  • Principles of International Business
  • Global Marketing Management
  • Global Supply Chain Management

Enhance Your W. P. Carey Degree

To personalize your degree even more, you can pursue concurrent degrees, which combine two business disciplines to give you a greater advantage heading into the workforce, without adding extra costs or significant time to your studies. Minors and certificate programs allow you to explore specific areas of interest in addition to your chosen major. You also have access to such special programs as W. P. Carey Leaders Academy, Business Honors and Barrett, The Honors College.

A W. P. Carey Degree

Where in the world will it take you?

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