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Business and Free Enterprise

Unique Curriculum, Exceptional Education

The first of its kind in Florida, the business and free enterprise major is found at only a few select schools nationwide. The curriculum places a unique emphasis on political science and economics, helping you analyze business decisions from a social perspective.

Top Reasons to choose Business and Free Enterprise at florida southern college


Networking with faculty, business leaders and experts in the field will help you build an invaluable support system for your education and future.


Cultivates future business leaders who are competent in business but also understand the role politics, law, and economics play in supporting our business system.

Guaranteed Internship

Gain firsthand business experience through a guaranteed internship, which is guided by our dedicated Career and Internship Coordinator.

We Mean Business!

In BUS 3100 Business, Social Order, & Market-Based Management, you’ll get an in-depth examination of the need to use economics as a mental model to understand market behavior and apply as informational feedback, allowing for social cooperation and entrepreneurial activity.

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Save Time with a 4+1 MBA

At the end of the junior year, all Florida Southern College students are eligible to be considered for early admission to the Florida Southern MBA program.

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Online Information Sessions to learn more about

Join Florida Southern College admissions for our admissions information sessions. Learn more about what makes FSC special, our academic opportunities, involvement, community life, and the admissions application process. Following our information session, please stick around for our live chat session to make sure your questions are answered too.

Online Info Session

March 31
4:00 PM EST

Counselor Presenting: Anna Hopkins

Online Info Session

April 1
1:00 PM EST

Counselor Presenting: Shari Brown

Online Info Session

April 2
4:00 PM EST

Counselor Presenting: Lily Weaver

In the News

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Business and Free Enterprise Program Contact

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Office of Admissions

Admissions Counselors

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Joe Connors, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Economics

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