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B.S. in Business Administration
ACSBP

 

The B.S. in Business Administration program of the Department is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP). The ACBSP accreditation standards are modeled on the Baldridge National Quality Program, which focuses on a student-centered learning approach in the classroom.


Degree Requirements  Sample Program

Course Descriptions Course Schedule

Degree Requirements

The B.S. in Business Administration requires 127 course credits, including:

College Core Requirements   46 credits* 
    ECON 120 Microeconomics as a Social Science Core course (3 credits)
    MATH 102 Mathematical Modeling (3 credits)
    MATH 120 Computational Mathematics (3 credits)
Business Administration Major 60 credits
Common Professional Component in Business: 48 credits
    ACCT 205 Principles of Accounting I   (3 credits)
    ACCT 207 Principles of Accounting II (3 credits)
    BUSN 105 Principles of Management (3 credits)
    BUSN 106 Principles of Marketing (3 credits)
    ECON 130 Macroeconomics (3 credits)
    BUSN 300 Quantitative Methods (3 credits)
    BUSN 301 Business Law I  (3 credits)
    BUSN 302 Business Law II (3 credits)
    BUSN 303 Fundamentals of Information Systems I (3 credits)
    BUSN 316 Operations: Methods and Systems (3 credits)
    BUSN 317 Principles of Finance (3 credits)
    BUSN 318 Human Resource Strategy (3 credits)
    BUSN 309 International Business (3 credits)
    BUSN 400 Business Strategy (3 credits)
    BUSN 375/475 Business Internship (3 credits)
    COMM 210 Public Speaking (3 credits)


Area of Concentration (1 of the following): 12 credits
Finance (4 of the following):
    BUSN 405 Corporate Financial Analysis (3 credits)
    BUSN 406 Investments (3 credits)
    BUSN 407 Capital and Money Markets (3 credits)
    ECON 305 Money and Banking (3 credits)
    ACCT 411 Income Taxation (3 credits)
    BUSN/ECON 419 International Finance (3 credits)
    ECON 409 Public Finance (3 credits)
International Business (all of the following):
    BUSN 409 International Marketing (3 credits)
    ECON 336 International Trade (3 credits)
    BUSN 401 International Political Economy (3 credits)
    BUSN/ECON 419 International Finance (3 credits)
Marketing (4 of the following):
    BUSN 307 Marketing Management (3 credits)
    BUSN 409 International Marketing (3 credits)
    BUSN 410 Services Marketing (3 credits)
    COMM 343 Introduction to Advertising (3 credits)
    COMM 344 Introduction to Public Relations (3 credits)
Health Care Management (all of the following):
    BUSN 240 Introduction to US Health Care Systems (3 credits)
    BUSN 250 Health Care Marketing (3 credits)
    BUSN 340 Hospital & Health Care Management (3 credits)
    BUSN 440 Intro to Hospital & Health Care Finance (3 credits)
Information Systems (all of the following):
    BUSN 402 Introduction to Programming (3 credits)
    BUSN 403 Fund. of Information Systems II (3 credits)
    BUSN 404 Multi-User Systems (3 credits)
    BUSN 413 Financial Information Systems (3 credits)
Management of Organizations (4 of the following):
    PSYC 374 Organizational Psychology (3 credits)
    COMM 344 Introduction to Public Relations (3 credits)
    COMM 355 Organizational Communication (3 credits)
    COMM 413 Project Management (3 credits)
    PSYC 321 Social Psychology (3 credits)
    PSYC 344 Group Dynamics (3 credits)
Sports Management (all of the following):
    BUSN 210 Intro. to Sports Management (3 credits)
    BUSN 211 Sports Marketing & Consumer Behavior (3 credits)
    BUSN 322 Sports Event Production & Facility Management (3 credits)
    BUSN 420 Advanced Sports Business Strategies (3 credits)
Open Electives 21 credits
TOTAL 127 credits

* Three core credits in the Social Sciences satisfied with Major requirements.

NOTE: In completing the College’s Core Curriculum requirements Business Administration majors must take ECON 120 Microeconomics as a Social Science Core course; MATH 102 Mathematical Modeling and MATH 120 Computational Mathematics.

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Sample Program

B.S. in Business Administration (127 credits)

Year 1
FYE 101 The First-Year Experience  1 credit 
ENGL 110 Writing in Context I (fall) 3 credits
ENGL 120 Writing in Context II (spring) 3 credits
Freshman Seminar 3 credits
Modern Language and Literature Core 6 credits
Humanities Core  3 credits
Humanities Core 3 credits
BUSN 105 Principles of Management 3 credits
BUSN 106 Principles of Marketing 3 credits
MATH 102 Mathematical Modeling (Mathematics Core) 3 credits
TOTAL 31 credits

Year 2
ECON 120 Microeconomic Principles (Social Science Core) 3 credits
ECON 130 Macroeconomic Principles 3 credits
Social Science Core 3 credits
Natural Science Core 3 credits
Introduction to Ethics – Philosophy core 3 credits
Introduction to Religion Core 3 credits
ACCT 205 Principles of Accounting I 3 credits
ACCT 207 Principles of Accounting II 3 credits
MATH 120 Computational Mathematics 3 credits
Open Electives 6 credits
TOTAL 33 credits

Year 3
Religious Studies Topics Core 3 credits
COMM 210 Public Speaking (Social Science Core) 3 credits
BUSN 301 Business Law I 3 credits
BUSN 302 Business Law II 3 credits
BUSN 303 Fundamentals of Information Systems I 3 credits
BUSN 300 Quantitative Methods 3 credits
BUSN 317 Principles of Finance 3 credits
Major Concentration Course 3 credits
Major Concentration Course 3 credits
Open Elective 3 credits
TOTAL 30 credits

Year 4
BUSN 305 Operations: Methods and Systems 3 credits
BUSN 318 Human Resource Strategy 3 credits
BUSN 309 International Business 3 credits
BUSN 400 Business Strategy 3 credits
Major Concentration Course 3 credits
Major Concentration Course 3 credits
BUSN 375 Internship 3 credits
Open Electives 12 credits
TOTAL 33 credits

Total Credits for Graduation: 127

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