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Our world needs business professionals who live lives marked by uncompromising Christlike values, dedication and compassion. At Cornerstone University, a major in business economics prepares students for positions requiring business and analytical skills or further education.
The business economics program reflects our commitment to developing students’ knowledge, skills and attitudes in five distinct yet interconnected areas: specialized knowledge; applied knowledge and collaborative learning; intellectual skills; civic and global learning; and biblical worldview integration.
Demonstrate knowledge of and proficiency in the terminology, theories, concepts, practices and skills specific to the field of economics.
Exhibit competency in demonstrating both reasoning and analytical skills in determining optimal outcomes in contemporary economic situations.
Understand the domestic and international marketplace from internal, external and Christian worldview perspectives including: market roles and realities, legal and regulatory environment, economic theory and forces, financial influences and outcomes, management strategies, price system/consumer behavior, supply/demand, domestic and international regulation/marketplace, management (four functions), marketing in contemporary society and financial/accounting statements.
Demonstrate ethical leadership and proficiency in analyzing, organizing and executing basic business strategy through interpretive, interactive and innovative marketplace action in response to internal and external environments. This includes knowledge of analytic tools (gather/gain meaning from data), effective business communication methodology (oral, written and other industry-specific), business plan artifacts (financial, etc.), marketing strategy (five Ps), teamwork, leadership and innovation/entrepreneurship.
Demonstrate your ability to integrate both traditional and non-traditional cognitive skills, including analytical inquiry, information literacy, quantitative fluency and communicative fluency.
Demonstrate intercultural competence in addressing civic, social, environmental and economic issues.
Articulate a Christ-centered worldview and its personal, professional and communal embodiment through Christian virtues.
Jeff Halsted (’17)
The people within the community of Cornerstone caused me to grow in ways that I never thought possible and prepared me for living a God-honoring life outside of campus.
Our accredited Business Division has a wide range of disciplines beyond economics. Take a look at the other programs we offer that could enhance your experience.
The international business program prepares you to become an adept business leader in a global economy.