The realm of business offers a huge variety of career opportunities that span across most industries. Business majors received the best job prospects coming out of the U.S. recession, according to a 2012 survey of 3800 employers. Some of the fastest growing occupations in business include Sales Managers, Market Research Analysts and Marketing Specialists, Supply Chain Managers, and Human Resources Specialists. NAU’s business and accounting classes in Denver are designed to provide students with real-life skills in managing diverse and globally engaged organizations to set them apart from other career contenders.
Because of its proximity to the mineral-rich Rocky Mountains, Denver is home to many mining and energy companies including EnCana, Halliburton, Smith International, Newmont Mining and Noble Energy which often hire business degree graduates. Denver, Colorado was even named sixth on Forbes Magazine’s list of “Best Places for Business and Careers.” Denver is also home to other large corporations like Quest Communications, Dish Network Corporation, Starz-Encore, DirecTV and Comcast due to its west-central location in the U.S. which benefits telecommunications industries. Several national chain restaurant headquarters also reside in Denver, including Chipotle Mexican Grill, Good Times Burgers and Frozen Custard, Noodles and Company, Qdoba Mexican Grill, Quizno’s and Smashburger.
Specific business degree programs NAU – Centennial offers include
- Accounting A.A.S.
- Accounting B.S.
- Business Administration A.A.S.
- Business Administration B.S.
- Business Administration Emphasis in Accounting B.S.
- Business Administration Emphasis in Financial Management B.S.
- Business Administration emphasis in Human Resource Management B.S.
- Business Administration Emphasis in Information Systems B.S.
- Business Administration Emphasis in Management B.S.
- Business Administration Emphasis in Marketing B.S.
- Business Administration with Emphasis in Entrepreneurship B.S.
- Business Administration with Emphasis in Supply Chain Management B.S.
- Business Logistics A.A.S.
- Management A.A.S.
- Management B.S.
- Small Business Management A.A.S.
If you’re looking for colleges in Denver, CO, look no further than NAU. Contact us to learn more about our Denver business degrees today at (303) 542-7000.