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Female undergraduate Bachelor of Business Administration student at University of St. Thomas - Houston Cameron School of BusinessThe global economy is growing, and demand for talented business professionals is rising, making a BBA in General Business degree a smart investment. Whether you want to contribute to the success of a large company or start your own business, you’ll gain a wealth of knowledge with a Bachelor of Business Administration or Five-Year BBA/MBA degree at UST.

The Cameron School of Business prepares you to solve real-world business problems through experiential learning. With training in soft skills including presenting, interviewing and writing effectively, you’ll develop an edge in the job market.

UST’s central location in the booming metropolis of Houston is a great asset in connecting with internship and career opportunities. A major world hub for the energy, medical and aerospace industries, Houston is home to 20 Fortune 500 companies.

Your success hinges on many factors, including the relationships you build with others in the business community. As a graduate student at the University of St. Thomas Cameron School of Business, you'll have unparalleled networking opportunities:

Celt Coffee Hour
Celt Coffee Hour

Engage with industry professionals in a round-table discussion and debate.

 
Business symposium
Business Symposium

Annual conference connecting you with alumni and leading Houston business experts.

 
 
Career Day
Career Day

Panel discussions with alumni and executives on how to best leverage a degree from UST.

 
Celts exploring businesses
Exploring Businesses

Visit organizations and hear from employees developing and executing business strategies.

 
 
Consulting projects
Consulting Projects

Work as a consultant on business issues and apply your knowledge to real-world challenges.

 
Guest speakers
Guest Speakers

Every semester, guest speakers join classes to provide insights and expertise.

University of St. Thomas - Houston company logos for general business gradsThese are just a few of the companies where UST business grads have found great jobs. With dozens of major organizations headquartered in Houston, our city is rich with career promise. A bachelor’s degree in business opens up a world of job opportunities in:

  • Banking and finance
  • ​Insurance
  • Management
  • Marketing and market research
  • Real estate
  • Sales and promotion

What can I do with a business degree?

Jakobi Nunn, University of St. Thomas - Houston business major, entrepreneurship minor

I want to start my own business, and at UST I’ve learned all the fundamentals of turning my ideas into a successful company.

Jakobi Nunn Senior General Business Major, Entrepreneurship Minor | Founder and President, UST Game Changers Society

Go Beyond Business As Usual

University of St. Thomas - Houston Cameron School of Business group of students and professorsUST is Houston’s only Catholic university, and Catholic social values form the foundation of our core curriculum. We respect the life and dignity of the human person, and believe in contributing to the common good. You'll learn how to engage in capitalism with a conscience, weighing the moral implications of your decisions.

Even in business classes, you’re welcome to talk about big topics, from ethics to religion. We discuss current events, including business impact, community responsibility and how we can improve conditions in the future. Many of our graduates are driving positive transformation through their work in the business world.