You have a nice suit and a firm handshake. You can see yourself leading that board meeting one day. With a business degree, you can make an impact in any business or even start your own company. With such a versatile degree, you’ll be sure to learn the skills necessary to succeed in the corporate world.
Pursuing a business degree really is the cool thing to do. Nearly 20%* of all college students are studying business. The growth of the business major has been on a steady rise for the past 15 years*, making it one of the most popular and competitive majors out there.
But don’t worry, there are still plenty of jobs. The business field has one of the highest employment rates of all majors offered, with the top starting salaries ranging from $50-$60,000*. Business students are the second highest most sought after students, after engineering. Whether you want to live around the world or be a local entrepreneur, there’s a place for you and your new found skill set. The roads connecting from a business degree can take you anywhere.*NCES Survey, http://nces.ed.gov/programs/digest/d13/tables/dt13_318.50.asp
Tulane University of Louisiana offers 42 Business degree programs. It's a large, private not-for-profit, four-year university in a large city. In 2019, 1,474 Business students graduated with students earning 805 Bachelor's degrees, 649 Master's degrees, 14 Associate's degrees, 4 Doctoral degrees, and 2 Certificates.
Louisiana Tech University offers 14 Business degree programs. It's a large, public, four-year university in a faraway town. In 2019, 421 Business students graduated with students earning 248 Bachelor's degrees, 92 Master's degrees, 76 Certificates, and 5 Doctoral degrees.
|School||Average Tuition||Student Teacher Ratio||Enrolled Students|
|Tulane University of Louisiana New Orleans, LA||16 : 1||12,923|
|Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College Baton Rouge, LA||24 : 1||31,756|
|Southeastern Louisiana University Hammond, LA||28 : 1||14,220|
|University of Louisiana at Lafayette Lafayette, LA||26 : 1||16,933|
|University of New Orleans New Orleans, LA||29 : 1||8,231|
|Louisiana Tech University Ruston, LA||29 : 1||11,510|
|Louisiana Delta Community College Monroe, LA||50 : 1||4,522|
|Delgado Community College New Orleans, LA||43 : 1||14,140|
|Nicholls State University Thibodaux, LA||25 : 1||6,491|
|SOWELA Technical Community College Lake Charles, LA||41 : 1||4,058|
|Loyola University New Orleans New Orleans, LA||19 : 1||4,367|
|South Louisiana Community College Lafayette, LA||43 : 1||6,698|
|McNeese State University Lake Charles, LA||28 : 1||7,295|
|Louisiana State University-Shreveport Shreveport, LA||64 : 1||8,579|
|Southern University and A & M College Baton Rouge, LA||23 : 1||7,140|
|University of Louisiana at Monroe Monroe, LA||27 : 1||8,673|
|Fletcher Technical Community College Schriever, LA||41 : 1||2,304|
|Northwest Louisiana Technical College Minden, LA||33 : 1||1,108|
|Northwestern State University of Louisiana Natchitoches, LA||34 : 1||10,900|
|Northshore Technical Community College Lacombe, LA||54 : 1||4,674|