Business Administration Major

"Meet a German" Day speaker Max Gruenig, President of Ecologic Institute US speaks with students in a classroom.

Gruenig’s visit prompts discussion about conservation roles

Bethany welcomed Max Gruenig to the campus on Wednesday, October 9, 2019. During a morning presentation Gruenig spoke to a packed hall about his role as the President of Ecologic Institute US. Gruenig’s visit was sponsored by Bethany Lutheran College’s Fulbright Program and was part of the nationwide initiative known as “Meet-a-German” Day. “Meet-a-German” Day…

Photo of Ava Van Zomeren

Avis Van Zomeren

Avis Van Zomeren – Graduation Year 2017 – Business Administration Customer and Product Support Representative, John Deere, Moline, IL What you do: I am in Deere’s marketing and customer support development program, which involves three different rotations to three separate locations and projects over the course of approximately two years. My first rotation was in…

Photo of MacKenzie Manthei

MacKenzie Lindstrom

What you do: U.S. Bank, Mankato City Center Branch, Mankato, MN. Position: Credit Review Specialist 2 I started with U.S. Bank in an internship position the summer after my sophomore year at Bethany. Throughout college I worked part time and was offered a full time position upon graduation. As a Credit Review Specialist, I am…

Andrew Jelken

Andrew Jelkin

What you do: Credit Analyst, U.S. Bank, Mankato, MN, Head Boys Tennis Coach, Mankato West High School, Mankato, MN As a credit analyst, my work day is spent underwriting the bank’s commercial loan portfolio to address and mitigate the applicable risks to the bank. On a daily basis, my responsibilities include financial statement spreading, loan…

Business Courses

This is a listing of Business (BUSN) classes available at Bethany. These courses are included in the requirements for the Business Administration Major and other programs. Not all courses are available every semester. Please contact the registrar with any questions.

Jacob Schneider speaking from a podium

Jacob Schneider (’16)

Jacob Schneider is a 2016 business administration graduate and he is a universal banker/loan officer at Reeseville State Bank. WHAT YOU DO • • • As a loan officer, I meet with customers on a daily basis to assist them with their financial needs. I break down their income vs. expenses to determine if they…

Jenna Albrecht sitting in chair smiling at camera

Jenna Albrecht (’16)

Jenna Albrecht is a 2016 graduate of Bethany Lutheran College with a degree in business administration. She’s a personal banker at Bridgewater Bank. WHAT YOU DO • • • I started as a Client Specialist (teller) at Bridgewater, and only about half a year in was promoted to Account Executive (personal banker). A typical day…

Matt Holt stands in front of a koi pond and building in Yiwu, China

Matt Holt

Matt is a business administration major and communication minor who studied in Yiwu, China, for one month during the summer with Central College Abroad. His small group also traveled to Beijing and Shanghai. Living arrangements: Our group studying abroad was rather small. We stayed in hotels throughout our stay in China. What effect did studying…

Scroll to Top