Majors: Your area of specialization

A Major, sometimes known as a Concentration, is the particular area of business that you will choose to specialize in during your undergraduate studies at Hult.

Majors at Hult

The courses you’ll complete as part of your Major will deepen your business knowledge and provide a foundation of skills and experience for your future career.

Your choice of business Major largely dictates your course options during the final years of your Bachelor of Business Administration degree and often aligns closely with your career aspirations. 

Not sure which Major to choose?


That’s OK - you don’t have to choose a Major right away. You’ll have time to discover your strengths and interests through Core courses, clubs, visiting speakers, and project opportunities. Your professors, the Deans, and the Career Services department are also on hand to help you decide on the Major that is best aligned with your personal goals.


Our Bachelor program offers a choice of five practical Majors:


  • Management
  • Marketing
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Finance
  • Accounting
Students going down the stairs
Students going down the stairs

Major in Management

As a successful business school graduate, sooner or later you’ll manage both people and budgets. A Bachelor of Business Administration with a Major in Management will equip you with the skills you need to take on a leadership role within any industry.


Become a bold leader


The world demands business leaders who can think big and act big. With a Major in Management, you will learn to see an enterprise as a whole and understand the relationships between its many working parts. Drawing on Hult’s 50-year heritage of educating managers and consultants, you’ll also develop your managerial leadership skills and learn to motivate a successful team from different perspectives, cultures, and countries.
 As part of Hult’s Leadership Development training, you will learn to think creatively and present your ideas with passion and confidence.
As part of Hult’s Leadership Development training, you will learn to think creatively and present your ideas with passion and confidence.

Courses offered for a Major in Management include:

  • Operations Management
  • Managing Human Resources
  • Change Management
  • Project Management
  • Leadership
  • Events Management
  • Fashion Management
  • Management Information Systems

The opportunity to study global management at Hult is like no other. In addition to the vast social and intellectual capital gained, there are countless practical takeaways, real-world insights, as well as skills and experiences that one can develop and leverage immediately post-graduation.

Cari E. Guittard

U.S.A., Professor of Corporate Diplomacy, International Negotiations, and Women’s Leadership & Gender Intelligence

Major in Marketing

Marketing leaders are vital to brands, serving as the voice that connects them directly with consumers. A Bachelor of Business Administration with a Major in Marketing gives you the skills needed to do anything from launch the latest technology product to run public relations for a political campaign.


Build brands that matter


Marketing and public relations experts shape people’s perception about products, individuals, and organizations. The digital age has changed the face of marketing forever, and today’s customers expect to be co-creators of the brands they engage with. Hult’s marketing curriculum is committed to remaining at the forefront of the ever-changing dynamics between customers and brands.
Studying at Hult immediately expands your global network.
Studying at Hult immediately expands your global network.

Courses offered for a Major in Marketing include:

  • Marketing Planning & Strategy
  • Branding
  • Market Research & Consumer Behavior
  • Public Relations
  • Advertising
  • Sales Management
  • Customer Relationship Management
  • Digital Marketing

From day one, I don’t look at my students as students. I look at them as future managers, because that’s what they are. I ask them to wear that hat and to strategically think about how they would respond to changes in the marketing environment. At Hult, you live what you study. That is how we prepare you.

Mo Willan

The Gambia, Associate Dean & Professor of Marketing, London Professor of the Year, Hult Awards 2015

Our Major in Marketing is officially recognized and validated by The Chartered Institute of Marketing (CIM).

Major in Entrepreneurship

Today's business leaders need entrepreneurial skills to boldly lead in an increasingly competitive global environment. A Bachelor of Business Administration with a  Major in Entrepreneurship encourages the innovative and adaptive thinking needed to make the dreams of launching your own product or business a reality.


Develop an entrepreneurial spirit


A Major in Entrepreneurship will do more than help you to implement new business ideas successfully - it will help you to tap into the entrepreneurial spirit inside yourself. Whether you intend to start your own business, help an existing one to grow, or solve a global social problem, the skills you’ll learn at Hult will help you to approach the marketplace with confidence and chart your own path for success.
New clubs are formed on campus when like-minded students come together.
New clubs are formed on campus when like-minded students come together.

Courses offered for a Major in Entrepreneurship include:

  • Disruptive Innovations
  • Entrepreneurial Finance
  • Corporate Entrepreneurship
  • Managing a Growing Business
  • Trends and Innovations
  • Entrepreneurial Marketing
  • Building Social Enterprises
  • Product Development

One of my favorite courses was called Entrepreneurial Marketing with Professor Stephen Humphrey. What made this course so interesting was the opportunity to work with real clients and help them solve different marketing issues.

Christian Karlsson

Sweden,
Class of 2015, Major in Entrepreneurship

Major in Accounting

A strong accountant is essential to any successful organization. A Bachelor of Business Administration with a Major in Accounting empowers you to be at the forefront of financial management by developing keen analytical thinking skills and exceptional numerical literacy.


Speak the language of business


Accounting skills add up to much more than number crunching. From forecasting and planning to reporting and ensuring legal compliance, you will make and analyze decisions that are fundamental to business success. A truly multidisciplinary field, Hult’s Major in Accounting will also help you to develop an in-depth understanding of corporate law, statistics, economics, and information technology.
Student sitting in the cafeteria
Student sitting in the cafeteria

Courses offered for a Major in Accounting include:

  • Financial Reporting
  • Corporate Finance
  • Performance Management
  • Audit & Assurance
  • Taxation
  • Corporate & Business Law
  • Corporate Governance
  • Financial Statement Analysis

Accounting students must think critically and measure the impact of financial decisions on corporate success. A Major in Accounting at Hult prepares you to engage with topics fundamental to every type of business - from small startups to multinational companies.

Anvar Abdullaev

Professor of Accounting and Finance

Successful completion of our Major in Accounting counts towards an ACCA qualification, giving you a head start towards an internationally recognized professional accounting certification.

Major in Finance

All healthy companies depend on the expertise of financial managers to guide them in making wise investments and protecting future profit. A Bachelor of Business Administration with a Major in Finance will help you to understand the powerful role that risk, return, and value play in global businesses.


Invest in the future


For corporations, finance is about adeptly managing the funds to turn ideas into reality. For investors, it’s about judging which ideas can safely produce a strong return. Hult’s Major in Finance will give you a comprehensive understanding of the dynamics of global finance - one of the most rapidly changing areas of international business.
San Francisco undergraduate students with their professor
San Francisco undergraduate students with their professor

Courses offered for a Major in Finance include:

  • Financial Reporting
  • Corporate Finance
  • Financial Markets & Institutions
  • Asset Valuation
  • Entrepreneurial Finance
  • Alternative Investments
  • Risk Management
  • Financial Modeling

It is no secret that finance is a vital and determining component for any business to survive. I can definitely see myself having my own company in the future, and studying finance at Hult provides the fundamentals to thrive in whatever level of business you wish to engage in.

Kevin Farhangi Marquez

Sweden, Chile, and Iran,
Class of 2016; Dual Major in Finance and Management; Outstanding Contribution to Student Life, and Most International Student, Hult Awards 2015

Successful completion of our Major in Accounting counts towards an ACCA qualification, giving you a head start towards an internationally recognized professional accounting certification.

Note: Curriculum, courses, sequencing, and program requirements are subject to change.