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Business Administration Major

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The BBA (bachelor of business administration) degree program at Seaver College prepares students for careers in accounting, business, or management, and offers an excellent foundation for graduate work in business administration.

Business Administration Degree

Our graduates with a bachelor of business administration degree have a strong liberal arts foundation, quantitative preparation, training in the core areas of accounting, finance, management, and marketing, and a nation-leading service leadership initiative. This combination provides students with the utmost flexibility in career choices and preparation for a life of service.

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Student Opportunities

Service Leadership Project

Our undergraduate business administration majors in accounting, business, and international business as well as nonprofit management minors all take a required course called the Service Leadership Project, designed to blend academic study with community service. Students form consulting teams to serve nonprofit organizations by applying business concepts and skills to mutually agreed-upon projects.

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Nonprofit Leadership Collaborative

The Nonprofit Leadership Collaborative prepares accounting majors for a life of service personally and professionally while strengthening the impact of the nonprofit sector in our community.

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Clubs and Activities

Our students are part of a number of clubs and societies, including the Accounting Society, Alpha Kappa Psi, Delta Sigma Pi, Pepperdine Microfinance Club, Pepperdine Entrepreneur Club, Rotaract, and the Sports Business Association.

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Internships

Our Business Administration Division has a full-time faculty member serving as an internship coordinator for our students. We offer internships for academic credit and encourage students to take advantage of the wealth of internship opportunities in the Los Angeles area.

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Scholarships

Our division offers departmental scholarships including the Maxy Pope Alles Scholarships and the Faculty-Staff Scholarships.

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Alumni Destinations

After the successful completion of our program, our students go on to work with major companies and organizations, pursue graduate degrees, attend law school, or start their own entrepreneurial ventures.

See the first-destination reports for more information on recent graduates

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