Business Administration Programs

Major in Business Administration
128 Hours

I. General Education Requirements
II. Major Requirements
a. Business Core
b. Concentration
III. Electives

I. General Education Requirements

Students must complete the Foundations and Perspectives course requirements. General Education Perspectives specified by the major are:

Aesthetics Perspective minimum hours from the options---3
Global Perspective minimum hours from the options---3
Humanities Perspective minimum hours from the options/two disciplines---6
Ideas & Innovations- US minimum hours from the options---3
Ideas & Innovations- World minimum hours from the options---3
Natural Science Perspectives minimum hours from the options---4
Quantitative Reasoning Perspective: MTH 107& 207 Finite Mathematics I & II or MTH 115 Calculus I---5-6
Social Science Perspective minimum hours from the options---3

II. Major Requirements

ECO 221 Principles of Microeconomics -3
ECO 222 Principles of Macroeconomics-3
BA 220 Behavioral Science Statistics-3
BA 221 Principles of Accounting I-4
BA 222 Principles of Accounting II-3
BA 236 Principles of Management-3
BA 330 Social and Organizational Ethics- 3
BA 344 Organizational Behavior-3
BA 346 Principles of Finance-3
BA 351 Principles of Marketing-3
BA 437 Principles of Business Law3
BA 450 Senior Seminar-3

Complete requirements for one Concentration.

Concentration Requirements

A. Accounting
BA331 Intermediate Accounting I 3
BA 332 Intermediate Accounting II 3
BA 333 Budgeting & Cost Accounting 3
BA 343 Intro to Individual Income Taxation 3
BA 444 Auditing 3

B. Finance And Economics
BA 333 Budgeting & Cost Accounting 3
BA 440 Investment and Wealth Mgmt 3
ECO 336 Managerial Economics 3
ECO 362 International Economics 3
ECO 445 Financial Markets 3

C. Management
BA 325 Operations Management 3
BA 341 Human Resource Management 3
BA 362 International Business 3
Plus any 2 courses from 3-400 BA, ECO courses, or ENG 350

D. Marketing
BA 355 Markeing Research 3
BA 362 International Business 3
BA 366 Consumer Behavior 3
Two courses from: ENG 350, 300-400 level BA, or ECO

III. Electives

Students may choose to meet the elective hours required by completing a second major, a minor, selected courses of personal interest, or additional business courses including BA 3XX – Professional Seminar.

Departmental Recommendations

For students with limited business knowledge:
BA 100 Introduction to Business 3
BA 240 Personal Finance 3

For students who are considering graduate studies:
MTH 115 Calculus 5
MTH 116 Elemantary Probability and Statistics 4

Minor in Business Administration
19 Hours

Students desiring to complete a minor in Business Administration must complete the following requirements:

BA 100 Introduction to Business 3
BA 221 Principles of Accounting I 4
BA 236 Principles of Management 3
ECO 221 Principles of Microeconomics 3

Student’s choice of any 2 additional courses with a BA or ECO prefix. (6 Hours)