What can I do with a business degree?
Considering taking up a business degree next year for college and wondering what exactly I can do with a degree and what my work would look like. Was mainly looking at some kind of management, consultant or accounting job. Anyone have insight as to what my day to day life would look like at work? I know I don't need to decide on a major right now but it would be nice to know generally what I want to do.
Asked By: Sunny - 12/9/2012
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Business is such a broadly applicable major that no one can really tell you what your "day-to-day life would look like at work" unless you can narrow it down more than you've done here. And even that might not help; consulting jobs can be very different from day to day depending on what you're doing with a particular... More
Answered By: MM - 12/9/2012
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what can you do? You can and will end up with $150,000 in debt and tossin patties at mcdonalds for a living.
Answered By: dude - 12/9/2012
Earning a business degree presents a golden opportunity to go back to school and earn degree that will be useful in the real world.
Answered By: Maury - 12/10/2012
Whatever you do, do not get a general business degree. Majoring in "business" does not qualify you for anything. Narrow your interests and major in Accounting, Finance, Marketing, or Management. Again, whatever you do, DO NOT get a general business degree.
Answered By: Marc - 12/10/2012
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