What will I learn?

The General Business degree is offered for students who are interested in many aspects of business but want to maintain flexibility to explore degree options and offerings across Spears School of Business. By choosing General Business, students will be exposed to more classes in across different business units and then explore minors and degree options that fit with their interests.

The breadth of business content in the General Business major is ideal for students pursuing non-traditional careers that benefit from a business background, such as pre-law or pre-health fields. Students often pursue the General Business degree before settling on specific degree options in Spears Business. In particular, our Pre-Law option provides students with a solid foundation of business content that often enhances opportunities in law school.

Career paths

A General Business major provides the skills necessary for students to pursue career opportunities in: Law; Public office; Account representative; Personnel recruiter; Small/family businesses; Consulting.

Which department am I in?

Spears School of Business

Study options

Full Time (4 years)

Tuition fees
US$28,800.00 per year

*Price shown is for indicative purposes, please check with institution

Application deadline

1 November 2021, 1 March 2022, 1 June 2022

Start date

10 January 2022, 6 June 2022, 22 August 2022

Venue

Spears School of Business

155 Business Building,

STILLWATER,

Oklahoma,

74078, United States

Online/Distance (4 years)

Tuition fees
US$28,492.50 per year
USD $949.75 per credit hour

*Price shown is for indicative purposes, please check with institution

Application deadline

1 November 2021, 1 March 2022, 1 June 2022

Start date

10 January 2022, 6 June 2022, 22 August 2022

Entry requirements

For students from United States

Students must have completed a high School GPA 3.0+ (based on a 4.0 scale).

For international students

International students qualify for assured admission if they meet the following criteria: English-language proficiency exams: iBT TOEFL Score: 61+ or IELTS Academic Score 5.5+ and; High School GPA 3.0+ (based on a 4.0 scale). Application deadlines are Fall: June 1, Spring: November 1 and summer: March 1.

*There may be different IELTS requirements depending on your chosen course.

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