• Business Administration and Economics
    Career Pathways

    In today’s competitive job market, an internship is a valuable experience that enables you to refine your interests, gain practical skills, and make important connections. At Worcester State University, our Business Administration and Economics Department works closely with campus resources—and with your well-connected professors’ own business networks—to develop long-term relationships with local organizations that offer student internships. Our vital partnership with Worcester’s Unum Group insurance company, for example, offers a range of corporate professional experiences that will give you a competitive edge. In fact, some of our graduates have been hired as full-time employees as a result of their internships.

    Sample Internship Sites
    • AT&T
    • Boston Scientific
    • Commerce Bank
    • DCU Center
    • EMC Corp.
    • Fairway Independent Mortgage
    • Fidelity Bank
    • Prudential Insurance Company of America
    • Southbridge Savings Bank
    • Town of Northbridge
    • UMass Memorial Medical Center
    • Unum Group
    • Worcester State University

    Whether you choose to enter graduate school or the workforce after graduation, you’ll have the knowledge and practical experience you need to succeed. Our graduates have gone on to advanced study in fields like management, finance, law, and public affairs, and careers in government agencies, companies of all sizes, nonprofit organizations, and education.

    Sample Careers
    • Accountant
    • Auditor
    • Banker
    • Entrepreneur
    • Economist
    • Government sector specialist
    • Insurance specialist
    • Financial analyst
    • Manager
    • Market analyst
    • Marketing specialist
    • Management analyst or consultant
    • Human resource manager or specialist
    • Mortgage broker or loan officer
    • Product manager
    • Public policy analyst
    • Research assistant
    • Web analytics specialist