ACADEMICS

  • 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

    We are committed to producing graduates who are informed and engaged citizens. We are confident that our comprehensive business administration and economics curriculum and challenging applied learning opportunities will prepare you to thrive in graduate school and in a career in the private, public, or non-profit sectors.

    Sample Careers
    • Accountant
    • Auditor
    • Entrepreneur
    • Executive
    • 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