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General Business

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General Business majors have tremendous flexibility to create a plan that fits their interests and ambitions. Students select three areas of focus from a wide range of options to create a well-rounded portfolio of skills and experiences that will allow them to contribute to a business in a variety of capacities. With carefully selected courses and real-world projects, this is terrific preparation to work for a small business or start-up that succeeds based on broad skills rather than employee specialization.

Cardinal Points

  • Carmona College of Business offers state-of-the-art facilities like the Bloomberg trading room, consumer behavior labs and other team project environments.

  • Students have opportunities to intern with major organizations like Rocket Mortgage, Nexteer, Aramark, Duro-Last, and Dow!

Our Students After Graduation...


Trombley Agency (Meemic)
WICO Metal Products
Saginaw Bay Underwriters

Career Opportunities

Human Resources Specialist
Financial Planner
Management Analyst
Management of Private Business
Customer Service Manager
Branch Manager
Human Resources Manager

  • 14% projected growth for the employment of management analysts with a Bachelor’s degree through 2028. (U.S. Dept. of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics)
  • $67,600 is the median yearly pay for a management analyst in the U.S. (U.S. Dept. of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics)
  • With a bachelor’s degree from SVSU’s General Business program, students are prepared for a multitude of careers including human resource specialists, logisticians, management analysts, marketing research analysts and more, working in both the public and private sectors.