Business Honors Program

Business Honors Program

Distinguish yourself among your peers by accepting the challenges and rewards of the Business Honors Program at the globally recognized, nationally ranked Lubin School of Business:

  • Learning communities that enhance your regular courses
  • Exceptional networking opportunities
  • International study trips
  • Acclaimed visitors and speakers: Our Distinguished Scholar Series has brought in professors and administrative leaders from schools such as Harvard, Carnegie-Mellon, McGill, and Rutgers, among others. And our executive and practitioner speakers have included Richard Zannino, CEO of Dow Jones; Herbert Henkel, CEO of Ingersoll Rand; Steve Kerr, CLO of Goldman Sachs; Susan Sokol, President of Vera Wang; Joel Birmbaum, CTO of Hewlett Packard; and Linda Luca, VP at McCann Erickson.
  • Community service you design
  • Outstanding growth as a leader
  • An honors thesis as a capstone experience

Offered through Pace's acclaimed Pforzheimer Honors College, this program allows you to show the world your full potential.

A Full Program of Challenges and Rewards

From your freshman to your senior year, the Business Honors Program (BHP) has additional challenges and rewards that will help you become a truly outstanding business leader:

All Years: Special Events, Tickets, and Support
Participation in the BHP brings a world of rewards, including:

  • Speakers and workshops just for you: Through advanced seminars, skill-building workshops, leadership retreats, distinguished speakers, the executive mentoring program, participation in special events and the annual Lubin awards ceremony, you will meet, work, and collaborate with a truly impressive array of visionary leaders and professionals.
  • Reserved tickets to select Lubin events
  • An Honors Program adviser
  • An academic merit scholarship of $15,000
  • $1,000 scholarship for study abroad
  • Support for national scholarships, fellowships, and funded research programs such as the Fulbright Award, the National Science Foundation's Research Experiences for Undergraduates, and the Watson Fellowship

Freshman and Sophomore: Join a Topical Learning Community
Supplement your course work with a for-credit learning community that integrates what you're learning in two or more classes. Join at least two:

  • Understanding Business in the Digital Age
  • Managing Legal and Ethical Business Challenges
  • Building and Sustaining Business Relationships
  • Planning and Control in Complex Organizations

Junior and Senior Years: Take Honors - Enhanced Courses
Challenge yourself with the BHP: Choose at least two core courses taught by Lubin's most esteemed professors:

  • International Field Study in Business Honors
  • Analyzing Financial Corporate Decisions
  • Formulating Business Strategy and Policy
  • Executing the Leadership Function

There's a separate list forcombined BBA/MBA Public Accounting majors:

  • Executing the Leadership Function
  • International Field Study in Business Honors
  • Analyzing Financial Corporate Decisions
  • Formulating Business Strategy and Policy (fifth year)

Senior Year: Research and Write Your Thesis
In your final year, study research methodology and put it to practice as you design, conduct, and document your own independent research project.

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