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College of Business Administration

Bachelor of Science in Business Administration

Students enrolled in the Bachelor of Science in Business Administration program or enrolled in business classes may not enroll in courses numbered above 299 unless they have at least a 2.0 grade-point average, completed 54 hours, and a grade of C- or better in HMXP 102.

Transfer students must complete HMXP 102 prior to taking upper-level courses in the College of Business Administration. Students who transfer in 54 or more semester hours must complete this course within their first semester. If, during this time, such students do not earn a C- or better in HMXP 102, they will not be permitted to take additional courses above 299 until this general education requirement is met.

Business Requirements and Core

Bachelor of Science in Business Administration  

General Education

 

Semester Hours

ACAD 101 Principles of the Learning Academy

1

Shared Skills and Proficiencies
   
Writing and Critical Thinking    
WRIT 101 Composition

3

    HMXP 102      Human Experience 3
CRTW 201 Critical Reading, Thinking & Writing

3

    Oral Communication See approved list;may be met by other requirement
0-3
    Technology Met in major with CSCI 101 and labs 0
    Intensive Writing See approved list;may be met by other requirement 0-3
    Constitution Requirement See approved list; may be met with other requirement 0-3
    Physical Activity See approved list; 1
Thinking Critically Across Disciplines*    
Global Perspectives See approved list;

3

Historical Perspectives See approved list;

3

Introducing Students to Broad Disciplinary Perspectives*

 

Social Science See approved list; must include 2 designators; 3 hours met in major with ECON 215

3

Humanities and Arts See approved list; must include 2 designators

6

Quantitative Skills and Natural Science (3 courses) 6-8
    Quantitative Skills See approved list; 3 hours met in major with MATH (0-4)
Natural Science See approved list; must include one lab science.  [If 2 courses taken, must be in two
different groups:  Life, Physical, Earth]

(3-8)

Subtotal   32-43
*No more than two courses in the major may count toward requirements in these areas
 
Business Administration Program Requirements 

70-80

    Foundation Courses   24-25
    CSCI 101, 101B, 101C & 101D Intro to Comp & Info Processing, Excel, Access, Adv Excel 3
    MATH 105, 151 or 201 Applied Calculus, Applied College Algebra, Calculus I 3-4
    QMTH 205 Business Statistics 3
    QMTH 210 Business Analytics 3
    ECON 215 Principles of Microeconomics 3
    ECON 216 Principles of Macroeconomics 3
ACCT 280 Introduction to Financial Accounting

3

ACCT 281 Introduction to Managerial Accounting

3

      1
     
WRIT 465 Prep Oral and Written Reports

3

Core Courses (C- or better required in each course)

28

BADM 180 Contemporary Business Issues

3

    BADM 250 or ACCT 351+ Legal and Ethical Environment of Business, Business Law for Accounting 3
    FINC 111 Financial Literacy 1
    FINC 311 Principles of Finance  
MGMT 321 Management and Leadership

3

MKTG 380 Principles of Marketing

3

MGMT 355 Business Communication and Professional Development

3

MGMT 326 Sustainable Operations

3

MGMT 341 Information Systems and Business Analytics

3

MGMT 480 Business Policy

3

Business Option Requirement; choose one of the following: (C- or better required in each course) 

18-27

Accounting 
Computer Information Systems 
Economics 
Entrepreneurship 
Finance 
General Business 
Health Care Management 
Human Resource Management 
International Business 
Management If MGMT 529 is used to meet the Global Requirement, student may take free electives to satisfy graduation requirements.
Marketing   
 
Sustainable Business     
Electives (Number varies depending on hours required for option.)

0-18

Total   

120

+Recommended for Accounting Concentration

For additional degree requirements, please visit the Degree Requirements page.


Accounting Option

Bachelor of Science in Business Administration - Accounting Option

General Education

 

32-43

Foundation and Core Courses  (above)  

52-53

Accounting Option   

24

ACCT 303 Accounting Information Systems

3

ACCT 305 Intermediate Accounting I

3

ACCT 306 Intermediate Accounting II

3

ACCT 309 Cost Accounting

3

ACCT 401 Introduction to Tax

3

ACCT 509 Auditing Princ and Procedures

3

ACCT course above 299      3
One course from:
PHIL 230 Introduction to Ethics

3

PHIL 575 Business Ethics

3

MGMT 575 Business Ethics

3

Electives   

0-12

Total   

120


Computer Information Systems

Bachelor of Science in Business Administration - Computer Information Systems

General Education

 

32-43

Foundation and Core Courses  (above)  

52-53

Computer Information Systems Option   

27

CSCI 207 Intro to Computer Science

4

CSCI 208 Intro to Computer Science II

4

CSCI 291 or CSCI 293 or CSCI 295 or CSCI 392 COBOL; C#; Visual Basic; Java

1

CSCI 325 File Structures

3

CSCI 355 Database Processing

3

CSCI 475 Software Engineering I

3

CSCI 476 Software Engineering II

3

MATH 261 Foundations Discrete Mathemati

3

One of:     
ACCT 303 Accounting Information Systems

3

ACCT 309 Cost Accounting

3

CSCI above 299 except 327  

3

Electives   

0-9

Total   

120


Economics Option

Bachelor of Science in Business Administration - Economics Option

General Education

 

32-43

Foundation and Core Courses  (above)  

52-53

Economics Option   

18

ECON 315 Microeconomic Analysis

3

ECON 316 Macroeconomic Analysis

3

ECON 335 Money and Banking

3

 
Three of any ECON above 299  

9

Electives   

16-18

Total   

120


Entrepreneurship Option

Bachelor of Science in Business Administration - Entrepreneurship Option

General Education

  32-43
Foundation and Core Courses  (above)  

52-53

Entrepreneurship Option   

18

ENTR 373 Intro to Entrepreneurship

3

ENTR 374 Strategic Entrepreneurial Growth

3

ENTR 473 Entrepreneurial Finance

3

ENTR 579 Business Plan Development

3

 
Two of:     
BADM 561 Electronic Commerce for Mgrs

3

MGMT 322 Intro to Talent Management

3

MKTG 382 Retailing

3

MKTG 481 Promotion Management

3

MKTG 482 Marketing Research

3

ENTR 491 Internship in Entrepreneurship

3

MKTG 581 Marketing for Global Competitiveness

3

Electives   

6-18

Total   

120


Finance Option

Bachelor of Science in Business Administration - Finance Option

General Education

  32-43
Foundation and Core Courses  (above)  

52-53

Take one of two tracks:     
Finance Option - Corporate Finance Track   

18

FINC 312 Intermediate Corp Financial Mg

3

FINC 498 Adv Corporate Financial Mgmt

3

FINC 514 International Financial Mgmt

3

FINC 512 Investments

  3

     
FINC 513 Banking and Financial Serv Mgm

3

One of:     
ACCT 305 Intermediate Accounting I

3

ECON 335 Money and Banking

3

     
FINC 491 Internship in Finance

3

Electives   

6-18

Total   

120

 
Finance Option - Financial Planning Track     21
ACCT 401 Introduction to Tax

3

BADM 501 Estate Planning

3

FINC 315 Princ of Financial Planning

3

FINC 512 Investments

3

FINC 515 Insurance and Risk Management

3

FINC 516 Employ Benefits and Retiremnt Planning

3

    FINC 420 Financial Plan Development

3

Electives   

3-18

Total   

120

Note: Anyone completing any combination of 15 hours of FINC from the above lists plus 3 hours of ACCT, BADM or ECON from the above lists would qualify for the Finance option, general track.


General Business Option

Bachelor of Science in Business Administration - General Business Option

General Education

  32-43
Foundation and Core Courses  (above)  

52-53

General Business Option   

18

MGMT 475 Leadership Theory and Development                                                                              

  3

Choose 6 hours numbered above 299 and 9 hours numbered above 399 from
ACCT, BADM, CSCI, ECON, ENTR, FINC, HCMT, MGMT, MKTG. A maximum of 9 hours may be
taken from a single designator. Internship course credit must not exceed 3 hours.
 

15

Electives   

6-18

Total   

120


Health Care Management Option

Bachelor of Science in Business Administration - Health Care Management Option

General Education

  32-43
Foundation and Core Courses  (above)  

52-53

Health Care Management Option   

21

HCMT 200 Intro to Health Care Mgmt

3

HCMT 300 The Health Care Manager

3

HCMT 302 Health Care Planning and Mktg

3

HCMT 303 Health Care Org and Legal Envir

3

HCMT 491 Health Care Mgmt Internship

3

HCMT 492 Health Care Economics and FINC

3

HCMT 493 Seminar in Health Care Mgmt

3

Required internship to be taken summer between Jr & Sr year.
Electives   

3-15

Total   

120


Human Resource Management Option

Bachelor of Science in Business Administration - Human Resource Management Option

General Education

  32-43
Foundation and Core Courses  (above)  

52-53

Human Resource Management Option   

18

MGMT 322 Intro to Talent Management

3

MGMT 323 Acquiring Talent

3

MGMT 325 Organizational Theory,Behavior

3

MGMT 522 Growing and Developing Talent

3

MGMT 524 Employment Law

3

MGMT 526 Talent Management Seminar

3

Electives   

6-18

Total   

120


International Business Option

Bachelor of Science in Business Administration - International Business Option

General Education

  32-43
Foundation and Core Courses  (above)  

52-53

International Business Option   

18

ECON 521 Intl. Trade, Investment

3

FINC 514 International Financial Mgmt

3

MGMT 529 International Management

3

MKTG 581 Marketing for Global Competitiveness

3

 
One of:     
BADM 492 Internship in Intl Business

3

BADM 400 International Field Experience

3

BADM 401 Business and Study Abroad

3

 
Choose 3 Hours from     
ANTH 301 Cross-Cultural Persp Human Exp

3

ANTH 321 Cultures of Latin America

3

FREN 302 French Civiliztn and Culture II

3

GEOG 303 Geography of Africa

3

GEOG 306 Geo of Latin Amer and Caribbean

3

GERM 301 German Civilization and Culture

3

    HIST 344 European History From Age of Reason  
HIST 345 European History Since 1914

3

HIST 351 Latin American History

3

HIST 547 History of Modern Russia

3

HIST 548 History of Modern Germany

3

HIST 560 History of Mexico, Central America

3

HIST 561 History of the Caribbean

3

MCOM 302 International Communication

3

PLSC 335 Gov and Politics Latin America

3

PLSC 338 Government and Politics of Africa

3

PLSC 332 Government and Politics of Asia

3

RELG 300 Intro to World Religions

3

SPAN 421 Hispanic Civ and Cultre-Latin Am

3

SPAN 422 Hispanic Civ and Culture - Spain

3

Courses that support the concentration   0-6
Foreign language (non-native speakers of English must obtain permission from the department
 
Electives   

0-18

Total   

120


Management Option

Bachelor of Science in Business Administration - Management Option

General Education

  32-43
Foundation and Core Courses  (above)  

52-53

Management Option   

18

MGMT 322 Intro to Talent Management

3

MGMT 325 Organizational Theory,Behavior

3

MGMT 475 Leadership Theory and Development

3

MGMT 575 or PHIL 575 Business Ethics

3

Two of:   

 

ENTR 373 Intro to Entrepreneurship

3

BADM 561 Electronic Commerce for Mgrs

3

MGMT 491 Internship in Management

3

MGMT 529 International Management

3

Electives   

6-18

Total   

120


Marketing Option

Bachelor of Science in Business Administration - Marketing Option

General Education

  32-43
Foundation and Core Courses  (above)  

52-53

Marketing Option   

18

MKTG 381 Consumer Behavior

3

MKTG 481 Promotion Management

3

MKTG 482 Marketing Research

3

MKTG 489 Marketing Strategy

3

Two of:     
BADM 561 Electronic Commerce for Mgrs

3

MKTG 382 Retailing

3

MKTG 483 Sales and Relationship Mktg

3

MKTG 491 Internship in Marketing

3

MKTG 581 Global Marketing

3

 
Electives   

6-18

Total   

120


Sustainable Business Option

Bachelor of Science in Business Administration - Sustainable Business Option
General Education   32-43
Foundation and Core Courses  (above)   52-53
Sustainable Business Option   18
SUBU 330 Sustainable Bus Practices

3

SUBU 430 Sem in Sust Business

3

ECON 343 Environmental Economics

3

One of:   3
ENTR 373 Intro to Entrepreneurship

3

MGMT 529 International Management

3

MGMT 475 Leadership Theory and Development

3

     
MGMT 575 or PHIL 575 Business Ethics

3

One of:   3
BIOL 106 Environment and Man

3

CHEM 101 Applying Chemistry to Society

3

ENVS 101 Intro to Environmental Issues

3

SUST 102 Introduction to Sustainability

3

PHYS 105 Energy and the Environment

3

GEOL 225 Soils and Land Use

3

One of:   3
BIOL 323 Tropical Water and Coastal Ecolo

4

GEOG 302 Economic Geography

3

GEOG 500 Global Envirmnt and Sustainble Development

3

GEOG 501 Geographical Information Systems

3

    GEOG/GEOL 305 Intro to Geographic Info Systems 3
HIST 530 World Environmental History

3

PHIL 565 Environmental Ethics

3

PLSC 325 Environmental Politics

3

PSYC 311 Ecological Psychology

3

SOCL 310 Sociology of the Environment

3

SUST 300 Topics in Applied Sustainabil

3

Electives   6-18
Total   120

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