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Business Glossary Terms - B

The Letter B

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Find below a glossary of terms and definitions that begin with the letter B as it relates to business definitions.

Term Description
Bachelor's Degree An award (baccalaureate or equivalent degree, as determined by the Secretary, U.S. Department of Education) that normally requires at least 4 but not more than 5 years of full-time equivalent college-level work. 
Black or African American A person having origins in any of the black racial groups of Africa.
Broad Discipline Groups that categorize areas of study into architecture, arts and humanities, business, education, engineering and computer science, law, life sciences, medicine, other health sciences, multiple majors, interdisciplinary, physical sciences, social sciences and undeclared. Reference 16 category grouping and 9 category grouping.