business administration


: 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 Born in Dallas, Chow studied business administration and screenwriting at USC. Todd Spangler, Variety, 24 June 2024 The structure was central within a geographic triangle formed by the XL Center, where UConn will expand this fall, the Times building and Constitution Plaza, where UConn has long had its master of business administration program. Kenneth R. Gosselin, Hartford Courant, 10 May 2024 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 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.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 18 Jul. 2024.

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