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Academics

Master Skills for Long-Term Success

A degree from the UNC Kenan-Flagler Undergraduate Business Program will give you the skills needed to succeed in whatever career you choose. Our individualized academic and career advising will make sure you’re heading in the right direction to achieve your goals.

Both the business major and minor emphasize the complete range of technical and teamwork business essentials most sought by employers:

  • Analytical and strategic thinking
  • Problem-solving
  • Communication
  • Leadership
  • Teamwork

Our Expertise in Business is Your Competitive Advantage

The Undergraduate Business Program curriculum is a rigorous academic experience, designed to develop core skills that have wide-ranging interdisciplinary application.

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Hands-on Learning

It is vital for students to see how business works in the real world, not just in class. You'll have ample opportunity to go beyond the classroom and campus to benefit from hands-on learning.

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Global Perspective

Seeing what drives business around the world can truly transform the way you see yourself and your place in the global economy. As an integral part of your business degree, we encourage you to find a global learning opportunity that fits your schedule and interests. The Undergraduate Business Program offers extensive scholarship support to help make your program a reality.

Student environment

Unique Learning Culture

Though admission to the Undergraduate Business Program is competitive and our students are ambitious, we cultivate a collegial and down-to-earth culture in all our work. In fact, this unique Kenan-Flagler Business School culture is one of the main reasons employers love hiring our students—when you graduate, you'll not only be a great employee but a great colleague.

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Personal Development

Business skills can take you in countless career directions — that means the most important influencer of your success is you. We are invested in your development, not just academically, but as an individual student on a unique journey. We're here to help you articulate where you're heading so we can help you get there.

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Participation-Based Courses

Undergraduate business courses inspire intense participation from every student. You'll collaborate, investigate, analyze, and problem-solve in lively groups, engaging in real-world case studies, solving real problems. Our students tell us that their business courses are the most challenging, interesting, and fun academic experience of their student careers.

Student diversity

Diverse Student Population

Nearly 50/50 male/female representation. International students from around the world. The diversity of our students is one of the most unique and valuable characteristics of the Undergraduate Business Program.

The UNC Business Major

Whether you have a clear idea of where you’re heading, or are looking for an academic focus that will prepare you for almost anything, majoring in business at Kenan-Flagler will give you the foundation you need to excel.

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The UNC Business Minor

Because a solid foundation in business skills can benefit any career, students across UNC add a business minor to their academic journey. Pairing your passion in another field with mastery of business essentials will prepare you for success.

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