business administration

noun

: a program of studies in a college or university providing general knowledge of business principles and practices

Examples of business administration in a Sentence

a degree in business administration
Recent Examples on the Web Those applicants included 1,000 doctorates, 85,000 engineering college graduates, 100,000 business administration graduates, and roughly 180,000 other people with postgraduate degrees. Rohit Lamba, Foreign Affairs, 28 May 2024 The experience helped Alexander — who majors in business administration and minors in military science at Queens University of Charlotte — develop his marketing skills. Shane Connuck, Charlotte Observer, 25 May 2024 McDaniel’s innovation and entrepreneurship faculty adviser and economics and business administration lecturer Kathleen Pratt will serve as master of ceremonies. Thomas Goodwin Smith, Baltimore Sun, 21 May 2024 Additionally, Michael majored in nutrition and food science and Marcus earned a business administration degree, the university shared. Raven Brunner, Peoplemag, 15 May 2024 See all Example Sentences for business administration 

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Word History

First Known Use

1904, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of business administration was in 1904

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“Business administration.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/business%20administration. Accessed 22 Jun. 2024.

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