This combined major provides students with a robust overview of business along with communication studies. It can help prepare students for career opportunities in growing industry markets such as public relations, marketing communications, and digital media.
A combined major combines two majors in a way that allows a student to fulfill all requirements within the standard 128 credits. For details, see the program requirements.
This degree can be accomplished using either the four– or five-year co-op plan. There are also several business concentrations (listed below) and business minors to help you customize your unique Northeastern educational experience.
Choose a Business Concentration
Accounting is a dynamic profession that requires people to possess sound technical knowledge, critical thinking skills, superior interpersonal skills, and the ability to communicate effectively.
In order to excel in the workplace or in a new venture, you will need to lead with innovation.
Learn the ins-and-outs of startups to prepare to fully immerse yourself in a new business venture
Develop the skills needed to work effectively within a small business or how to start, aquire, or manage a business of your own.
Develop insight and understand the distinct challenges, opportunities, and practices of family businesses
A fast-changing business world is putting finance front and center, with financial knowledge seen as essential to effective management.
A seamless blend of skills in technology with finance help prepare you for the future
Working in healthcare requires knowledge and skills in several cutting-edge areas such as service delivery innovation, process and quality improvement, talent management, analytics, and supply chain management.
Possessing a knowledge of how people, firms, and institutions interact across borders provides International Business concentrators with a competitive edge.
Effective managers must know the business, be interpersonally competent, behave ethically, and diagnose human and organizational dynamics.
Develop the cutting-edge technical and problem-solving skills that are in high demand by employers.
Product design, research, pricing, packaging, transportation, advertising, selling, and servicing: marketing impacts every one of these essential aspects of business.
Learn the cutting-edge skills necessary to harness, process, and analyze data to address modern marketing challenges.
Create and manage businesses with a focus on the betterment of society
All companies that produce, sell, or distribute products have a supply chain management function that must be effectively managed to be competitive.