Business Administration Major — B.S.

Summary

Business Core 56
Concentration18
Integrative Core Curriculum 122-23
Liberal Arts electives14-15
Open electives9
Total Credits120
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 See Integrative Core Curriculum requirements.

Degree Requirements

Business Core
BINT 10100World of Business3
BINT 10400Informational Interview0
BINT 20400Career Exploration0
BINT 40400Business Link Professions Program0
ACCT, FINA, INTB, MGMT, MKTG 1xxxx Minicourses in business (two 1.5 credit courses)3
CMST 11500Business & Professional Comm3
ECON 12100Principles of Macroeconomics (ICC-LA, QL)3
ECON 12200Principles of Microeconomics (ICC-LA)3
Select one of the following:4
Finite Mathematics with Calculus
Fundamentals of Applied Calculus
Calculus for Decision Making
Calculus I
Select one of the following (ICC-LA):4
Statistics for Business, Economics and Management
Statistics for the Health, Life, and Social Sciences
Statistics in Psychology
Select one of the following (ICC-WI):3
Writing for the Workplace
Technical Writing
Writing for the Professions
ACCT 22500Financial Accounting3
ACCT 22600Management Accounting3
GBUS 20300Legal Environment of Business I3
MGMT 20600Organizational Behavior and Management3
MGMT 26000Business Analytics and Technology3
FINA 31100Business Finance3
MGMT 30200Applied Ethical Issues in Management3
MGMT 34500Operations Management3
MKTG 31200Principles of Marketing3
MGMT 42100Strategic Management (ICC-CP)3
Total Credits56

Concentration Requirements

Corporate Accounting Concentration

Note: Students interested in sitting for the certified public accountant (CPA) examination should select the five-year option, consisting of the B.S. in accounting and the MS. in accounting. The B.S. in business administration with corporate accounting concentration might not qualify the student to sit for the CPA examination. The corporate accounting concentration is available only as a second concentration.

Course Listing
ACCT 31500Cost Analysis and Decision Making3
ACCT 34500Intermediate Accounting I3
ACCT 34600Intermediate Accounting II3
ACCT 4xxxxAny level-4 accounting course3
Approved Electives
Business elective 13
Business elective with international focus (approved list available in dean's office)3
Total Credits18
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Any level-2 or above course offered in the School of Business with the prefix of ACCT, FINA, GBUS, INTB, MKTG, MGMT, or SMGT may serve as business electives; STCM 24100 and STCM 23200 may also serve as business electives.

 Finance Concentration: Corporate Finance Track

Course Listing
FINA 32100Security Analysis and Portfolio Management3
FINA 37000International Finance3
FINA 48000Advanced Business Finance3
Finance electiveFINA course level 2 or above3
Business electives 16
Total Credits18
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Any level-2 or above course offered in the School of Business with the prefix of ACCT, FINA, GBUS, INTB, MKTG, MGMT, or SMGT may serve as business electives; STCM 24100 and STCM 23200 may also serve as business electives.

Finance Concentration: Asset Management Track

Course Listing
FINA 32100Security Analysis and Portfolio Management3
FINA 37500Fixed Income Analysis and Portfolio Management3
FINA 38000Equity Portfolio Management3
FINA 42000Alternative Asset Management3
Business electives 16
Total Credits18
1

Any level-2 or above course offered in the School of Business with the prefix of ACCT, FINA, GBUS, INTB, MKTG, MGMT, or SMGT may serve as business electives; STCM 24100 and STCM 23200 may also serve as business electives.

Finance Concentration: Wealth Management Track

Course Listing
FINA 32100Security Analysis and Portfolio Management3
FINA 21000Personal Financial Planning and Wealth Management3
FINA 40500Wealth Management3
Finance electiveFINA course level 2 or above3
Business electives 16
Total Credits18
1

Any level-2 or above course offered in the School of Business with the prefix of ACCT, FINA, GBUS, INTB, MKTG, MGMT, or SMGT may serve as business electives; STCM 24100 and STCM 23200 may also serve as business electives.

International Business Concentration

Course Listing
INTB 26500International Business Operations3
MKTG 38000International Marketing3
FINA 37000International Finance3
INTB 49000Seminar in International Business3
Business electives 16
Total Credits18
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Any level-2 or above course offered in the School of Business with the prefix of ACCT, FINA, GBUS, INTB, MKTG, MGMT, or SMGT may serve as business electives; STCM 24100 Advertising and STCM 23200 Public Relations may also serve as business electives. Both business electives must be in the same functional area and have the same prefix (STCM 24100 and STCM 23200 are considered part of the MKTG functional area and prefix).

Notes:

  1. As part of the liberal arts requirements, students pursuing the international business concentration must take two liberal arts electives with Global designation.
  2. As part of the international business concentration, students must take at least two intermediate college-level or above foreign-language courses (in the same language). If English is the student's second language, the student should see the assistant dean regarding this requirement.

Management Concentration

Course Listing
MGMT 31200Leadership and Collaboration3
MGMT 34000Human Resource Management3
MGMT 46000Leading Organizational Change3
Management elective; select one of the following:3
Managing for Sustainability
MGMT 397xx
Selected Topics in Management
MGMT 497xx
Selected Topics in Management
Internship with Academic Enhancement
Employment Law
Leadership Communication
Business elective 13
Business elective with international focus: any level-2 or higher INTB, FINA 37000, or MKTG 38000. 23
Total Credits18
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Any level-2 or above course offered in the School of Business with the prefix of ACCT, FINA, GBUS, INTB, MKTG, MGMT, or SMGT may serve as business electives; STCM 24100 Advertising and STCM 23200 Public Relations may also serve as business electives.

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Some of the approved elective courses have specific prerequisites; refer to the course descriptions.

Marketing Concentration

Course Listing
MKTG 41100Marketing Analytics3
MKTG 32300Consumer Behavior3
MKTG 38000International Marketing3
MKTG 48600Senior Seminar in Marketing3
Business electives 16
Total Credits18
1

Any level-2 or above course offered in the School of Business with the prefix of ACCT, FINA, GBUS, INTB, MKTG, MGMT, or SMGT may serve as business electives; STCM 24100 and STCM 23200 may also serve as business electives.

Sport Management Concentration

Course Listing
SMGT 11000Introduction to Sport Management3
SMGT 26500Policy and Governance in Sport Organization3
SMGT 30300Sport Law I3
SMGT 32600Sport Marketing and Sales3
SMGT 41000Contemporary and Global Issues in Sport Management3
Sport Management elective; select one of the following:3
International Sport Administration
Problems in College Athletics
Current Issues in Professional Sport
Sport Event and Facility Management
Sport Economics
Advanced Sport Marketing
Selected Topics in Sport Management
Internship with Academic Enhancement: Sport Management
Total Credits18