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
Vanderbilt University offers 17 Business degree programs. It's a large, private not-for-profit, four-year university in a large city. In 2019, 695 Business students graduated with students earning 387 Master's degrees, 297 Bachelor's degrees, and 11 Doctoral degrees.
Middle Tennessee State University offers 14 Business degree programs. It's a very large, public, four-year university in a midsize city. In 2019, 639 Business students graduated with students earning 492 Bachelor's degrees, 143 Master's degrees, and 4 Doctoral degrees.
Trevecca Nazarene University offers 21 Business degree programs. It's a small, private not-for-profit, four-year university in a large city. In 2019, 382 Business students graduated with students earning 204 Master's degrees, 166 Bachelor's degrees, and 12 Associate's degrees.
Cumberland University offers 7 Business degree programs. It's a small, private not-for-profit, four-year university in a outlying town. In 2019, 163 Business students graduated with students earning 68 Master's degrees, 51 Bachelor's degrees, and 44 Associate's degrees.
|School||Average Tuition||Student Teacher Ratio||Enrolled Students|
|Vanderbilt University Nashville, TN||11 : 1||13,131|
|Middle Tennessee State University Murfreesboro, TN||23 : 1||21,721|
|Lipscomb University Nashville, TN||20 : 1||4,595|
|University of Phoenix-Tennessee Cordova, TN||18|
|Trevecca Nazarene University Nashville, TN||43 : 1||4,088|
|Belmont University Nashville, TN||22 : 1||8,440|
|Tennessee State University Nashville, TN||25 : 1||8,081|
|Nashville State Community College Nashville, TN||50 : 1||7,885|
|Cumberland University Lebanon, TN||27 : 1||2,550|
|Columbia State Community College Columbia, TN||55 : 1||6,305|
|Volunteer State Community College Gallatin, TN||48 : 1||9,144|
|Tennessee College of Applied Technology-Dickson Dickson, TN||785|
|Hussian College-Daymar College Murfreesboro Murfreesboro, TN||68 : 1||205|
|Hussian College-Daymar College Nashville Nashville, TN||45 : 1||181|
|Fisk University Nashville, TN||15 : 1||874|
|Welch College Gallatin, TN||25 : 1||426|
|Tennessee College of Applied Technology-Murfreesboro Murfreesboro, TN||552|
|Tennessee College of Applied Technology Nashville Nashville, TN||847|
|Tennessee College of Applied Technology-Hartsville Hartsville, TN||677|
|American Baptist College Nashville, TN||33 : 1||99|