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How hard is a double major?

johnnyham89johnnyham89 Posts: 59Registered User Junior Member
edited June 2008 in Business Major
Hopefully this fall I will be attending Houston Baptist University, which requires you to double major. Im pretty sure that I would be going with economics and finance since they seem like they go great together. So I was wondering how much harder is a double than a single major? And does it really help you in the long run? thanks
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  • VectorWegaVectorWega Posts: 1,872Registered User Senior Member
    It's not harder at all. It just involves taking more classes (which could it more difficult if you increase the # of hours per semester). However, I don't know how HBU's program works. Perhaps they have cut out some other classes in order to streamline the process. I doubt it is overly difficult.
  • DawgieDawgie Posts: 1,576Registered User Senior Member
    Little tougher beacuse more classes. As far as really help? Not really.
  • ferryboat10ferryboat10 Posts: 636Registered User Member
    If it's a college requirement of all students, it won't be difficult at all.

    HBU's double major business programs are ~80 credits. Not only is that far from excessive, the BBA option is how most business schools operate: business college core & major.
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