Business Administration, BA, BS, Minor


Business Administration Career Opportunities

Career opportunities in business and technology continue to accelerate at a rapid pace. Through focused curriculum, hands-on experience and internship and study abroad experiences opportunities, Lees-McRae College's Business Administration graduates are prepared for future careers in:

  • Accounting
  • Administrative Services
  • Advertising
  • Banking
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Finance
  • General and Operations Management
  • Government Service
  • Industrial and Production Management
  • International Business
  • Marketing
  • Public Relations
  • Purchasing
  • Sales

Students are encouraged to participate in internships throughout their time at Lees-McRae. Recent internships have included:

  • Carolina Premier Community Bank
  • First Citizens Bank
  • Beech Mountain Resort
  • Ajax Bike and Sport (CO)
  • BRICA Baby (Charlotte, China)
  • Elk River Development
  • Grandfather Mountain
  • San Diego Zoo (Accounting Department)
  • Edward Jones
  • Unilever (Germany)
  • Univision (Miami)
  • AARP TaxAide Program
  • New York Stock Exchange

Alumni Spotlight | Division of Business Administration

Michelle Lucas '12
Recall Coordinator, Inmar

Alumni Board member and Class of 2012 Agent

“Earning my degree in Business Administration with concentrations in Marketing and Finance from Lees-McRae College provided opportunities to challenge my professional growth in and out of the classroom.  We worked on real life case studies with area businesses in which I focused on critical thought, collaboration and professionalism. My professors were a source of encouragement and truly focused on developing me for professional success.” 

Successful Lees-McRae Alumni

Bradley King ’13
Staff Accountant, La-Z-Boy
Candidate for MAcc Gardner Webb University

Kim (Coley) Rosenfeld ’13
Owner and Operator, Coley Graphics & More

Catherine Hanby ’13
Audit Associate, Grant Thornton LLP
MAcc University of Texas August 2014

Austin Wright ’10
Project Manager for Rebecca Gardner Houses and Parties