Learning beyond the classroom

student studying abroadThe ins and outs of business can’t be explained or experienced solely within the walls of a classroom, so our business students are given many opportunities to put their knowledge to the test out in the real world.

Our majors can:

 

Global Learning

Business administration majors can also take advantage of Lander’s robust global learning opportunities, such as study abroad and exchange programs with universities in Europe and Asia.

In addition to offering an international business minor, Lander’s diverse faculty includes experts with international business and educational experience, providing students with a truly comprehensive look and understanding of the field.

 

Putting Skills into Practice

Business administration majors have a wealth of internship and experiential learning opportunities, both locally and further abroad.

  • Students are assisted with placement in practical and valuable work experiences that support learning.
  • Health care management emphasis majors have opportunities to intern at Self Regional Health Care and Wesley Commons Retirement Community
  • Accounting emphasis majors find experiential learning opportunities in tax, audit and industry.

 

Department Awards

Awards are granted annually to outstanding university students from all disciplines during a ceremony each spring.

  • Accounting Discipline Award
    Given annually by the accounting faculty to the most outstanding student in accounting who exhibits high academic achievement and promise of a successful career in business. The recipient must have an accounting emphasis and must have a 3.0 GPA or above. He/she must be a graduating senior or must have graduated the previous fall or summer.
  • Finance/Economics Discipline Award
    Given annually by the finance/economics faculty to the most outstanding student majoring in finance/economics who exhibits high academic achievement and promise of a successful career in business. The recipient must have a finance/economics emphasis and must have a 3.0 GPA or above; he or she must be a graduating senior or must have graduated the previous fall or summer.
  • Health Care Management Discipline Award
    Given annually by the health care management faculty to the most outstanding student in health care management who exhibits high academic achievement and promise of a successful career in business. The recipient must have a health care management emphasis and must have a 3.0 GPA or above; he/she must be a graduating senior or must have graduated the previous fall or summer.
  • Management/Marketing Discipline Award
    Given annually by the management/marketing faculty to the most outstanding student majoring in management/marketing who exhibits high academic achievement and promise of a successful career in business. The recipient must have a management/marketing emphasis, must be expected to graduate within the academic year of the award ceremony, and must have a 3.0 GPA or above.