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
University of Pittsburgh-Pittsburgh Campus offers 28 Business degree programs. It's a very large, public, four-year university in a large city. In 2019, 1,612 Business students graduated with students earning 1,140 Bachelor's degrees, 330 Master's degrees, 131 Certificates, and 11 Doctoral degrees.
Robert Morris University offers 24 Business degree programs. It's a small, private not-for-profit, four-year university in a large suburb. In 2019, 502 Business students graduated with students earning 306 Bachelor's degrees, 155 Master's degrees, and 41 Certificates.
Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania offers 8 Business degree programs. It's a medium sized, public, four-year university in a faraway town. In 2019, 212 Business students graduated with students earning 187 Bachelor's degrees, 23 Master's degrees, and 2 Certificates.
|School||Average Tuition||Student Teacher Ratio||Enrolled Students|
|University of Pittsburgh-Pittsburgh Campus Pittsburgh, PA||18 : 1||32,686|
|Duquesne University Pittsburgh, PA||19 : 1||9,197|
|Robert Morris University Moon Township, PA||24 : 1||4,608|
|Westmoreland County Community College Youngwood, PA||58 : 1||4,645|
|Point Park University Pittsburgh, PA||26 : 1||3,929|
|Geneva College Beaver Falls, PA||22 : 1||1,432|
|La Roche University Pittsburgh, PA||23 : 1||1,401|
|Seton Hill University Greensburg, PA||21 : 1||2,073|
|Carlow University Pittsburgh, PA||19 : 1||2,022|
|Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania Slippery Rock, PA||23 : 1||8,778|
|Pittsburg State University Pittsburg, KS||23 : 1||6,645|
|Saint Vincent College Latrobe, PA||16 : 1||1,739|
|California University of Pennsylvania California, PA||25 : 1||6,842|
|Chatham University Pittsburgh, PA||19 : 1||2,437|
|Washington & Jefferson College Washington, PA||11 : 1||1,265|
|Butler County Community College Butler, PA||52 : 1||3,176|
|Community College of Beaver County Monaca, PA||42 : 1||2,149|
|Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Greater Allegheny McKeesport, PA|
|Pittsburgh Technical College Oakdale, PA||24 : 1||1,744|
|University of Pittsburgh-Greensburg Greensburg, PA||19 : 1||1,454|