According to the Wall Street Journal, "undergraduate [business] degrees focus too much on the nuts and bolts of finance and accounting and don't develop enough critical thinking and problem-solving skills through long essays, in-class debates and other hallmarks of liberal arts courses."
How to pursue at Union:
A variety of majors and minors will help students succeed in the business world and in programs of advanced study. These include Asian Studies, Economics, English, Engineering, Managerial Economics and Mathematics.
Campus academic & honorary societies:
Omicron Delta Epsilon, the international economics honor society
Clubs and organizations:
Economics Club, Entrepreneurship Club, Investment Club
AYCO; Goldman Sachs; Golub Corporation; IBM (Poughkeepsie); Kern, Suslow Securities; Morgan Stanley, Northwestern Mutual Financial Network; Target; Union-IBM Global Summer Internships